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Posted 16 September 2010 - 01:46 AM

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Sony A1 HD camcorder with full accessories, 4 batteries and 5x new DV tapes.
Amphibico Dive Buddy Evo Elite ( pressure tested by Scuba SYmphony)- One touch manual white balance access
Amphibico Wide Angle Port
Amphibico Flat Port
Ambhibico White Balance Slate
Hardcase for full set ( padding with bubble wraps )

Selling as set only, not parts. Price RM 9000.00 or USD $ 2904.00 , shipping not included.

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HDV / DVCAM / DV switchable
Providing professional users with the flexibility to choose the format that suits the need of your production and offering an easy migration from a Standard Definition environment.

Built-in down-conversion to DV
The flexibility to film your footage in HDV and use the camera's down-converter to output Standard Definition pictures if required.

CMOS Sensor with Enhanced Imaging Processor
Using a 3 mega pixel CMOS sensor provides high quality results in a highly compact design. With the Enhanced Imaging Processor (EIP) which is the new signal processing circuit for CMOS sensor, it provides a number of benefits such as,
- Wide dynamic range
- Smear-less
- High sensitivity & Low noise
- High-speed read-out
- Low power consumption

Carl Zeiss lens
The HVR-A1E is equipped with a Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T* lens with a 10x zoom function. With the filter diameter of 37mm, its fully coated glass is the same as used on Carl Zeiss prime lenses, producing sharp, high-contrast images, with virtually no chromatic aberration.

Still image capture
Enables the flexibility to capture still images onto both tape and Memory Stick. It can record maximum 2.8M (1920x1440) pixels in Memory Mode, and maximum 1.2M (1440x810) in Tape Mode.

2.7" hybrid LCD monitor (16:9) with touch panel function
The HVR-A1E employs a 2.7-inch type colour LCD monitor with a high resolution of approx. 123,000 pixels. Its 16:9 aspect ratio helps in checking High Definition pictures, also the touch panel function allows direct operation of camera settings as well as playback function.

B&W / colour switchable viewfinder
Some professional users find it beneficial to view an image in black and white to assist with focusing operations. For this reason, the HVR-A1E allows you to choose either a colour or black & white display on the viewfinder depending on your preference.

Simultaneous operation of LCD panel & viewfinder
Allowing you greater flexibility to focus shots accurately via viewfinder while simultaneously framing images via the fold-out LCD panel.

Cineframe 25 & Cinematone Gamma
As well as the HVR Z1E camcorder, the HVR A1E provides Cineframe mode (25 frames) and 2-mode Cinematone Gamma, in order to meet requirements to make images cinematic and film-like look.

2ch XLR audio inputs
The HVRA1E offers the recording of audio by providing built-in stereo microphone, as well as two XLR audio inputs for connecting an external microphone or feeding an external-line audio source.

Time code preset
The HVR A1E supports professional operation with flexible time code and user bit settings.

Selectable manual Focus / Zoom ring
The ring positioned in front of the body can be selected for manual focus or manual zoom, with direct operation of using the slide switch located near the ring.

Assignable button
A frequently used function can be registered to this button so that it can be recalled instantly with the touch of the button. The assignable functions are Status Check, Steady Shot, One Push White Balance, Histogram Indicator or Colour Bar.

Exposure lever
This new lever allows direct manual control of brightness. It can be assigned for either Exposure or AE Shift fuction by menu setting.

Tele MACRO function
The new function enables you to use the Sony HVRA1E to take "macro" picture for a specific object even from a distance. The photographic subject can be made more conspicuous since the background fades automatically.

Histogram indicator
The new indicator allows you to use the Sony HVR A1E to check the brightness of an object and easily adjust exposure by viewing this graphical presentation.
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Posted 22 September 2010 - 05:31 AM


Is it a monitor on the housing and how old is the system?




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Posted 27 September 2010 - 02:31 AM


Is it a monitor on the housing and how old is the system?


It says Sony HDR-A1 in the heading but Sony HVR-A1 in the text. What is
correct? HVR-A1U
Is the camera PAL system? NTSC
How old is the system and how is it used? 2 years, seldom used
Is it LCD monitor back on the housing? Yes
What is the weight for the system? 6kg with camera inside
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