Cheese plate kit for 2D shootingto improve weight and size of the PMW-F3
The A-1865-787-A modification kit for the PMW-F3K/L Super 35mm CineAlta camcorder improves its flexibility, weight and handling in 2D productions or when shooting with two cameras side-by-side in a 3D rig. The modificationis ideal for 2D shooting where size is important. The stripped-down camera body is fitted with a cheese plate with multiple screw holes for accepting mounting plates or camera accessories. It works in conjunction with the SCL-Z18X140 zoom lens. Each kit includes parts to equip one PMW-F3.
Only available through Sony Service channels
The modifications can only be done via Accredited Service Partners or Sony Specialist Dealers that offer the service.
With the 2D modification kit, the PMW-F3 has a number of functions disabled. These are:
EVF ASSIGN 6 & 7 buttons REC START/STOP button on the handle Shoulder strap holder Mic holder Front and rear tally lamps IR remote Headphone (stereo mini jack) Front and rear accessory shoe