Sony PMW-F3K User Manual
Setup Menu List
playback time for
3 sec / 10 sec / Clip
Set the time to play the last recorded clip using the Rec-
3 sec: Last 3 seconds
10 sec: Last 10 seconds
Clip: Entire duration of the clip
Setting the Total
of gain, iris and
The auto iris
does not operate at
+1.0 / +0.5 / ±0 / –0.5 / –1.0
Set the target level (to make brighter or darker) of auto iris
control in TLCS. (This setting also affects the gain control in
AGC mode and shutter-speed control in Auto Shutter mode.)
+1.0: Approx. one stop further open
+0.5: Approx. half a stop further open
–0.5: Approx. half a stop further closed
–1.0: Approx. one stop further closed
Backlight / Standard /
Set the auto iris control mode in TLCS.
Backlight: Backlight mode to reduce darkening of the center
subject against lights
Standard: Standard mode
Spotlight: Spotlight mode to reduce blown-out highlights on
the center subject in the spotlight
–99 to +99 (+50)
Set the tracing speed of TLCS control.
On / Off
Turn the AGC (Auto Gain Control) function on/off.
3 / 6 / 9 / 12 / 18 dB
Set the maximum gain in AGC.
F2.8 / F4 / F5.6
Set the iris point for switching to auto-iris and auto-shutter
control when AGC is on.
On / Off
Turn the Auto Shutter control function on/off.
Set the maximum shutter speed in Auto Shutter control.
F5.6 / F8 / F11 / F16
Set the iris point for switching auto-iris and auto-shutter
control when Auto Shutter is on.
Off / 1 / 2 / 3
Select the speed of change in white balance when the white
balance mode is switched.
Set to “Off” to instantly change the white balance.
Select a larger number to change the white balance more
slowly through interpolation.
Setting for the
ATW / MEM
Select the mode (ATW or Memory B) selected at the B
position of the WHITE BALANCE switch.
Setting for Auto
1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5
Set the tracing speed of ATW.
The larger the number you set, the speed becomes faster.
Subitems and setting values