SELECT "MOVIE" FROM WHEEL ON TOP OF CAMERA

AEL / AF/MF

FRONT SCROLL / FRAME RATE

BACK SCROLL / F-STOP

CTRL WHEEL / ISO

PRESS CENTER (Center Lock-on AF twice to turn it on.

Now pan camera to find object you wish to track for focus      and hit center again to select it.

It will track that object for focus. 

Hit center again to get out of this mode

UP / DISP

RIGHT / WHITE BALANCE

DOWN / ZEBRA

1 FACE/EYE PRT IN AF

2 FOCUS MAG

3 PIC PROFILE

4 AUDIO LEVEL

Audio volume

"My Menu", 6 on main tab

Page 1, bottom, Volume settings

FILE FORMAT SELECT:

Camera Settings 2 (second top menu select) (page 1)
Scroll down to File Format.
Choose XAVC S HD.

Display audio level

Camera Settings 2 (second top menu select)

Page 2

Scroll down to Audio Level Display

(Make sure the display is "on" for the camera, which is 'up' on the wheel)

SET UP FOR STILLS

Control Wheel        Aperture
Custom Button 1    Focus Area
Custom Button 2    Focus Mode
Custom button 3    White Balance
Custom button 4    Focus Magnifier

Multi-Slc Cntr Btn  Focus Standard
Center Button        Center Lock-on AF
Left Button             Drive Mode
Right Button           ISO
Down Button          Face/Eye Prty in AF

AEL Button             Eye AF
AF-ON Button        AF On
Focus Hold Btn      Focus Hold

 

To format the memory card:

  1. Go to the Setup Menu (Setup 5, page 5 of 7)

  2. Scroll down and select Format.

  3. Choose Slot 1 or Slot 2, then press OK (center button of the rear control wheel, or press the AF Joystick)

  4. The camera will format the card.

Lenses:

Sony E-mount FE 24mm F1.4 GM
FE 28-70mm F3.5-5.6 OSS Lens

TASCAM DR-40X
 
HOLD “HOME” FOR A FEW SECONDS TO TURN ON
HOLD “HOME” AGAIN FOR A FEW SECONDS TO TURN OFF
 
MAKE SURE ‘HOLD’ ON LEFT SIDE IS NOT ON ‘HOLD’
 
TO RECORD:
PRESS ‘REC MODE’ ON FRONT (TWICE)
 
REC MODE BUTTON WHICH IS ABOVE THE REC BUTTON:
REC MODE ‘DUAL’ MEANS IT RECORDS A SECOND CH
AT A LOWER DB FOR SAFETY
WHEN ON DUAL IS HIGHLIGHTED ARROW UP FOR OPTIONS
THEN ARROW LEFT TO CHOOSE THOSE OPTIONS
(i.e. Ext In L/R)
SOURCE ‘EXT IN L/R’ FOR XLR INPUTS TO BOTH CHS.
 
ON LEFT SIDE EXT IN SET TO ‘MIC + PHANTOM
FOR PHANTOM POWER
 
LEVELS ON LEFT SIDE
 
CARD FORMAT:
 
MENU
SYSTEM
QUICK FORMAT
 
(WARNING, ‘INITIALIZE’ AND ‘FULL FORMAT’ WILL TAKE
ABOUT FIFTEEN MINUTES TO FORMAT)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

MAVIC MINI

 

POWER ON CONTROLLER:

 

QUICK PRESS FOLLOWED BY LONG PRESS

(POWER BUTTON ON RIGHT ABOVE CONTROL STICK)

 

POWER ON MAVIC MINI

 

QUICK PRESS POWER BUTTON ON BOTTOM FOLLOWED BY 

A LONG PRESS

 

RETURN TO HOME BUTTON IS ABOVE THE LEFT STICK

HOLD THE LEFT STICK DOWN AND HOLD TO STOP THE PROPS

 

RETURN TO HOME SET AT 58 METERS

PLAN FOR AUDIO A7III

AUDIO OUT OF TASCAM (LINE LEVEL) TO MIC IN A7III 

(Includes splitter for earphone)

 FOR PLAYBACK TO HEAR OUT OF A7III 

(Earphone output on a7iii to my small speaker)