Hire Rates

£55 per day

£220 per week



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    The Sony A1 is an incredibly small size, and providing HDV with the 1080i standard, the HVR-A1E offers a host of advanced features for professional use. Using technology such as CMOS means the HVR-A1E is an ultra-compact camcorder capable of providing HDV in full 1080 line resolution. Ideal for situations where space is at a premium, the HVR-A1E further broadens the range of HDV tools available to support professional users – it really delivers “HD for Everyone”.

    High quality results using the CMOS Sensor chip, which also allows for an ultra compact design. A number of benefits can be enjoyed with using the Enhanced Imaging Processor (EIP) which is the new signal processing circuit for CMOS sensor, such as:

    • Wide dynamic range
    • Smear-less
    • High sensitivity & Low noise
    • High-speed read-out
    • Low power consumption

    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.

    The Sony HVR-A1E can also be found as (HVRA1E, HVR A1E, HRV-A1E, HVR-AE1, HDV Camcorder, HDV Broadcast).

    Sony A1 camera hire in Birmingham, London, Manchester, Bristol and UK nationwide

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    • DV/DVCAM/HDV 1080i Recording Format
    • 10x Optical Zoom Ratio
    • Cineframe Recording
    • 2 x XLR Inputs
    • Supplied with Shotgun MIC 
    • Histogram Display
    • Touchscreen LCD Monitor



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