Adding new functionality, new hardware and improved warranty
COPENHAGEN, Oct. 3, 2016 – Phase One, the world’s leading medium format camera system provider, today released a major XF Camera System update. Available now and free to all XF Camera System owners, this update demonstrates Phase One’s commitment to the continuous upgrade and improvement of the XF camera platform.
Feature Update #3 greatly advances the features of the world’s first full frame medium format CMOS sensor. The IQ3 100MP system now includes complete Electronic Shutter integration – the world’s first in medium format photography. With the ability to capture images without a single moving component, the IQ3 100MP is now even more versatile.
The update adds significant improvements for studio and flash photography applications such as advanced flash controls with the in-camera Profoto Air Remote enabling Profoto TTL metering. Further, a post capture Flash Analysis Tool has been added to ensure unparalleled control.
Phase One also today introduced the new XF V-Grip, providing advanced ergonomic capabilities and control options.
The world’s best warranty becomes even better
Phase One’s dedication to product quality, in combination with the maturity of the XF Camera System, provides professional photographers with the assurance they demand.
“All XF IQ3 Camera Systems come with a five-year warranty that now includes unlimited shutter actuations, a warranty unprecedented in our industry,” says Stefan Sandor, VP Marketing and Product Management, Phase One.
Phase One’s XF Camera System Feature Update #3 introduces
Advanced Studio Hardware, Controls and Workflow:
Flash Analysis and Rear Curtain Trim
Review all aspects of the flash output just after the capture, directly on the XF Camera System and offset the flash sync to meet your requirements;
Full functionality of the Profoto Air for up to six groups, now built directly into the XF Camera System;
Profoto Air TTL
Integrated with the XF Camera System’s Auto Focus sensor to provide active feedback and deliver accurate exposures with every capture, no matter the variables.
V-Grip for the XF Camera System
Providing advanced ergonomic capabilities and control options, the XF Camera System V-Grip ensures simplicity as well as dynamic improvements to handheld workflow applications.
Advanced Technology, Tools and Customization:
Electronic Shutter for the IQ3 100MP
The IQ3 100MP now includes complete Electronic Shutter integration. With the ability to capture images without a single moving component, the IQ3 100MP is even more versatile.
Additional New Customization and Workflow Options
With Feature Update #3, the XF Camera System now includes Icon Control, Create, Load & Save System Setup, Advanced Tool Options for sequence tools, as well as several other new improvements and features.
Availability and Pricing
Firmware for the XF Camera System Feature Update #3 is free and available for download here: www.phaseone.com/feature-update-3
New XF V-Grip will be shipping in November and is available through Phase One photography partners worldwide: www.phaseone.com/partners
Prices for Phase One XF V-Grip – 1,490 USD
About Phase One and Capture One
Capture One is the award-winning professional choice in image editing software. With native support for more than 500 camera models, Capture One software offers fast and powerful RAW conversion, image editing and asset management. Capture One features a highly responsive processing engine, unmatched color handling, precision-editing tools, and seamless tethered support.
Capture One is developed by Phase One A/S, the world’s leading manufacturer of medium format digital photography systems and imaging solutions for professional photographers, and cultural heritage and industrial solutions. Established in 1993, Phase One has pioneered the field of digital camera systems and imaging software, including multiple breakthroughs – from the world’s first 100MP camera systems to advanced imaging workflows in Capture One.
By controlling all aspects of the medium format camera system supply chain, Phase One is uniquely positioned to help photographers and imaging experts everywhere stand out from the competition and realize their creative visions without compromise.
Based in Copenhagen, Denmark, and with offices in New York, Tokyo, Cologne, Shanghai and Tel Aviv, Phase One is committed to delivering an unmatched level of service and support to every customer through this expert team of global partners.
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