Sony PMW-EX3

Sony E-mount lenses


  • Daily$300.00
  • Weekly $900.00
  • Weekend $450.00

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Rental Rules & Information

Rental Rate Day Charge Schedule

  • 1 Day Rental = 1 Day Charge
  • 1 to 3 Day Rental = Charge for each day (3 Day Charge)
  • 3 to 7 Day Rental = 3 Day Charge
  • Weekend (Saturday / Sunday) = 1.5 Day Charge
  • Month Rental (28 Days) = 10 Day Charge

Equipment Pick Up and Drop Off Times

Equipment pick up – Equipment will be ready the day before the rental date between 4pm and 6pm (Monday to Friday) or at the time of opening the day of the rental (8am)

Equipment Return – Equipment must be returned between 8am and 10am the day following the rental date (Monday to Friday) or the Monday following a weekend.

If pick up or drop off times are outside of these hours them additional charges may apply.

Insurance- All equipment rentals require a Certificate of Insurance or Deposit before any item can leave Fusion Cine. Get covered using our Fusion Cine Insurance Program

Please note that we rent equipment across Canada, but currently only facilitate rentals out of our Vancouver location, so rentals outside of this area may require additional shipping time.

Total Cost per day: $
The PMW-EX3 compact camcorder with an interchangeable lens system incorporates three ½-inch type Exmor™ Full HD CMOS sensors, each with an effective pixel count of 1920 x 1080, delivering stunning-quality HD images in 1080P, 720P, and 1080i HD resolutions. A rich variety of features for creative shooting are incorporated into this camcorder such as “Slow & Quick Motion”, which is also commonly known as “over-cranking” and “under-cranking”, selectable gamma curves, slow-shutter, interval recording and the Picture Profile™ feature. Additionally, the PMW-EX3 offers a convenient remote-control and multi-camera operation capability, which allows use with high-end camera systems. a Click here for information on the PMW-EX3 compatible NIPROS/1 studio configuration system.


  • ½-inch interchangeable lens system
  • Genlock in
  • Time Code in/out
  • 8-pin remote control for studio operation

    General Specifications
    Approx. 1.9 kg (4 lb 2 oz) (without lens)
    Approx. 3.6 kg (7 lb 9 oz) (with lens, lens hood, eye piece, BP-U30 battery, one SxS PRO memory card)
    Power Requirements
    DC 12 V
    Power Consumption
    Approx. 13.5 W (while recording, LCD viewfinder On)
    Operating Temperature
    0 to +40 °C (+32 to +104 °F)
    Storage Temperature
    -20 to +60 °C (-4 to +140 °F)
    10 to 90% (relative humidity)
    Continuous Operating Time
    Approx. 210 min. w/BP-U60 battery
    Approx. 100 min. w/BP-U30 battery
    Video Recording Format
    MPEG-2 , 4:2:0 Long GOP
    HQ mode: VBR, maximum bit rate: 35 Mb/s, MPEG-2 MP@HL
    SP mode: CBR, 25 Mb/s, MPEG-2 MP@H14
    Audio Recording
    Linear PCM (2ch, 16-bit, 48-kHz)
    Recording Media
    SBP-8/16/32, (GB) SxS Express 34 Cards
    Recording Frame Rate NTSC model
    HQ mode:
    1920 x 1080/59.94i/29.97P/23.98P
    1280 x 720/59.94P/29.97P/23.98P
    SP mode:
    1440 x 1080/59.94i
    Recording Frame Rate PAL model
    HQ mode:
    1920 x 1080/50i, 25P
    1280 x 720/50P, 25P
    SP mode:
    1440 x 1080/50i
    Recording/Playback time
    HQ Mode
    Approx. 100 min with SBP-32 (32 GB) memory card**
    Approx. 50 min with SBP-16 (16 GB) memory card
    Approx. 25 min with SBP-8 (8 GB) memory card
    SP Mode
    Approx. 140 min with SBP-32 (32 GB) memory card**
    Approx. 70 min with SBP-16 (16 GB) memory card
    Approx. 35 min with SBP-8 (8 GB) memory card
    Inputs/Outputs Specifications
    Genlock In
    BNC x1 (switchable to Video Out), 1.0 Vp-p, 75Ω
    TC IN
    BNC x 1, 1.0 Vp-p, 75Ω
    Audio In
    CH-1/CH-2: XLR 3-pin (female) x 2, line/mic/mic +48 V selectable
    SDI Out
    BNC x1
    HD/SD switchable
    Composite Video Out
    BNC x 1, 1.0 Vp-p, 75 Ω
    Composite Out
    Mini D (x 1) Y: 1.0 Vp-p, 75 Ω, Pb/Pr: 0.7 Vp-p, 75 Ω
    S-Video Out
    Y: 1.0 Vp-p, 75 Ω unbalanced, sync negative
    Audio Out
    RCA type(CH-1,CH-2), -10 dBu (reference level), 47 k Ω
    TC Out
    BNC x 1, 1.0 Vp-p, 75 Ω
    Mini-jack x 1 (rear: stereo)
    Monitor Speaker
    DC In
    Concentric DC Jack 11 to 17V
    DC Out
    Lens Connector
    Double hot-shoe
    IEEE-1394, 4-pin, (x1), HDV (HDV 1080i) / DV input/output, S400
    Mini-B (x 1), USB 2.0, for High-speed MPEG-2 data transfer
    Camera Section Specifications
    Optical System
    F1.6 prism
    Built-In Optical Filters
    OFF: Clear, 1: 1/8ND, 2: 1/64ND
    Slow Shutter
    2-, 3-, 4-, 5-, 6-, 7-, 8-, 16-, 32-, and 64-frame accumulation
    Slow & Quick Motion Function
    1080P Mode: 1~30fps variable in single frame increments
    720P Mode: 1 ~ 60fps variable in single frame increments
    1080P Mode: 1~25fps variable in single frame increments
    720P Mode: 1 ~ 50fps variable in single frame increments
    Sensitivity (2000 lx, 89.9% reflectance)
    F10 (typical) (1920 x 1080/59.94i mode)
    Minimum Illumination
    0.14 lx (typical) (1920 x 1080/59.94i mode, F1.9, +18 dB gain, with 64-frame accumulation)
    Gain Selection
    -3, 0, 3, 6, 9, 12, 18dB
    Smear Level
    no smear (CMOS)
    S/N Ratio
    S/N Ratio
    Horizontal Resolution
    1000 TV lines or more (1920 x 1080i mode)
    Effective Picture Elements
    1920(H) x 1080(V)
    Pickup Device
    3-Chip 1/2 inch type Exmor CMOS
    Monitoring Specifications
    3.5-inch* type color LCD monitor: approx. 921000 effective pixels, 640 (H) x 3 (RGB) x 480 (V), 16:9
    Built-In LCD Monitor
    3.5-inch* type color LCD monitor: approx. 921000 effective pixels, 640 (H) x 3 (RGB) x 480 (V), 16:9
    Lens Specifications
    Lens Mount
    EX mount, SONY 1/2-inch bayonet w included adapter
    Included Lens Specifications
    Zoom Ratio Selectable
    14x (optical)

    • XDCAM EX Semi Shoulder Camera w/ 1/2" lens
    • 1920x1080 CMOS/77mm UV Filter
    • Lens Hood with Lens Cap for PMW300
    • Remote Control /Single Battery Charger for BP batteries
    • External SxS USB Card Reader for PC or Mac/SxS USB Card Reader Power Supply
    • On Board Shotgun Microphone
    • USB A Male to Mini-B 5pin Male/AC/OSHA Cable
    • 2 x EX Lithium Ion camera battery
    • 32GB SxS-1A Memory Card

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