Shooting Pro Res RAW With Sony FX9 Will Cost $3,800. From now, the privilege of shooting Pro Res RAW is also relevant to the Sony FX9. However, you will need the camera extension unit plus Atomos recorder (Shogun 7) which means paying $3,800 more for a piece of gear that will allow you to utilize this codec.
With the Ver 2. 0 firmware update, the camera can output 16-bit raw 4K/2K footage up to 180 fps via the optional XDCA-FX9 Extension Unit. This extension unit is very bulky and heavy, but it enables ENG-style shoulder mounting for FX9. Shogun 7 and Pro Res RAWThe FX9 with XDCA-FX9 joins the existing Sony RAW capable line-up of FS7, FS7 II, FS5, and FS5 II, which all work with the Shogun 7 to record in Pro Res RAW. However, all these options are relevant only if you have Sony….