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#1 shootist

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Posted 23 July 2005 - 12:51 PM

Will be shooting a televison project in 1080i. Client will accept 730 instead of F900. I've used the 900 but not the 730. What differences can I expect besides the fact that the 730 will not do 24P?
Are the bodies similar? Same weight? Same power consumption? Same noisy cooling fans?
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Posted 24 July 2005 - 08:22 AM

Will be shooting a televison project in 1080i. Client will accept 730 instead of F900. I've used the 900 but not the 730. What differences can I expect besides the fact that the 730 will not do 24P?
Are the bodies similar? Same weight? Same power consumption? Same noisy cooling fans?
Thanks

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730 is smaller quiter lighter cheaper, HDSDI out built in.

Cons
Single optical filter wheel.
10bit AD.
No user gamma.


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Posted 24 July 2005 - 05:42 PM

730 is smaller quiter lighter cheaper, HDSDI out built in.

Cons
Single optical filter wheel.
10bit AD.
No user gamma.
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Thanks Mike
Can I also add the 750 to this inquiry.
Mainly, how is the 750 different than the 730?

Is there a Sony site with specs and info?

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Posted 26 July 2005 - 12:05 PM

Thanks Mike
Can I also add the 750 to this inquiry.
Mainly, how is the 750 different than the 730?

Is there a Sony site with specs and info?

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750p has 25p and 50i.
2 filter wheels. more expensive than 730.
Sony website has more details.

Rates are changing. f900 is around £1800 week with one lens. Not much difference to 750.

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