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Sony PMW F3 Camera v1.10 & Optional SLOG RGB Firmware Updates:

Over at the CineAlta Blog the hard working Peter Crithary has posted details on the free v1.10 firmware and optional #SLOG RGB firmware for the Sony PMW F3 camera:

The following features are free of charge:

Dual Link HD-SDI output
4:2:2 10bit 1080 23.98/ 25/ 29.97PsF*
*1080 59.94i and 50i are already available with V1.00.
SxS software key installation for CBK-RGB01 and CBK-3DL01.
Planning metadata functionality same as PMW-350 V1.30 except Wi-Fi.
Simultaneous HD-SDI and HDMI output (menu setting)
Ability to use the S & Q dial for menu setting (same as jog dial on the rear panel).
Display the signal format of the Dual Link output on the STATUS window.
In Thumbnail mode, vertical navigation of the cursor is now possible
TC output follows the internal Timecode Generator (TCG).
One-click adjustment of Peaking, Brightness and Contrast of the LCD/EVF.

The following features are activated with the CBK-RGB01 optional cost-based software key:

RGB4:4:4 10bit, 1080 23.98/ 25/ 29.97PsF output on the Dual Link HD-SDI or 3G-SDI.
S-LOG Gamma output on the Dual Link or 3G-SDI.
Switching HD-SDI Dual Link and 3G-SDI.
3G-SDI is only available on the Link-A connector and Link-B is OFF.
LUTs (including x4 preset and x5 user-defined) for on-set video monitoring.
LUT On/Off is applied to both HD-SDI output and SxS recording at the same time.
LUT name information will be recorded to SxS as NRT metadata of the Clips and it can be seen by the XDCAM browser.
User-defined LUTs can be created by CVP file editor for free.
Wi-Fi function for Planning metadata (same as V1.30 for PMW-350).

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