Why buy the Sony ZV-1 Vlogging Camera?
In a nutshell...
Following many exciting rumours and a teaser from Sony, the Sony ZV-1 is here! This compact Vlogging camera has been built with the content creator in mind. This portable unit allows Vloggers, businesses and more to create 4K videos with rapid autofocus and 20.1MP images.
A 3 inch vari-angle LCD screen is paired with a secure grip and a recording lamp. Built-in image stabilisation and a 24-70mm zoom lens make for smooth shooting at a range of focal lengths. This makes it perfect for any solo content creator on the go, at home or in the office.
Comfortable Vlogging Camera
Whether you’re a seasoned YouTuber, or aspire to create videos for your company, travel videos, or share your passions and hobbies - the Sony ZV1 is set to take your work to another level with ease. To give you the best experience - Sony has designed the ZV-1 with plenty of superb features to build the ultimate tool.
Intuitive controls make it easy to compose your shot. Combined with the dynamic vari-angle display, it is easy to shoot ‘selfie’ style videos and experiment with creative angles while feeling in control. Sony has designed the camera to be ergonomic with a firm grip and easy to access controls.
How clear is the audio on the Sony ZV1 Vlogging Camera?
ZV-1 allows you to record rich audio that meets the demands and expectations of today’s audiences. Even with an easy to use, compact camera. An integrated 3-capsule microphone offers the same advanced technology as found in Sony’s top-end video cameras.
The camera features full stereo recording with noise reduction. It also has an intuitive wind-screen making it great for challenging conditions. For when you need that extra boost, a 3.5mm input jack allows you to pair it up with an external microphone. Check out our custom bundles above for some suggestions.
Sony’s forefront AF tracking
One of the most exciting features of the latest Sony cameras has been the tracking and AF performance. The ZV-1 is no exception! An AI-derived subject recognition feature will deliver reliable real-time Eye AF. This means the camera will recognise, detect and track your subject’s eye with precision and speed in a clear 4K video.
Imaging Edge Webcam for live streaming
Let's you use the ZV-1 as a high-quality webcam without the need for third party accessories. Just download the application for free and plug the supplied USB cable into your camera and into your laptop’s USB port.
You can read more about this via our guide on 'Sony Imaging Edge - Make your Sony Camera your webcam.'
A series of features help you to deliver clarity and creativity to your images and videos at the touch of a few buttons.
What is Face Priority?
A unique Face Priority feature uses an Auto Exposure algorithm. It detects the subjects face while automatically setting the optimum exposure. This ensures the emphasis is placed on your subject even in changing lighting conditions. This is perfect for creating an engaging video and will help you to connect with your viewers.
Soft Skin Effect
The Soft Skin Effect allows you to conserve skin tones and sharpness while reducing skin wrinkles and marks when required. This feature is perfect for certain styles of content creation such as Influencer, Modelling and more.
Easy to hold and film or photograph yourself when out in the world!
Add the shooting grip and microphone fo the ultimate content creator setup.
Works perfectly indoors for your latest video project.
An easy Bokeh Switch will offer up a blurred background with beautiful bokeh at the touch of a button. Great for awkward backdrops and for adding emphasis to your subject.
Product Showcase Setting
Enable this setting to automatically shift the focus from your face to an object when it is held up to the lens. Perhaps you want to talk about a new product or an artefact from your travels. This setting does the thinking for you without any awkward framing, cutting or dodgy focus hunting.
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