Sony HDLA-3505 Lens Adaptor
The HDLA-3505 allows operation of the HDC/HSC cameras together with large studio/OB lenses and viewfinders. It provides a very simple one-touch cable-free mounting of the camera head so that it can be quickly and easily converted from hand-held to tripod configuration. It has a LCD display panel to assign the frequently used favorable functions SDI input video signal.
The camera can be fitted quickly and easily into the adaptor. This unique mechanism allows the Sony camera to be attached and detached without removing the large lens. To provide efficient operation in studio or OB environments, the large lens adaptor has a unique design which allows the camera to be converted from hand-held to large lens configuration in just a few seconds. This is available by cable-free operation with all connections contained in “hot shoe” mounting. Utilizing the interlocking mechanism, power, video, and control signals are passed on directly from the camera head to the HDLA-3505, without requiring additional cable connections. The HDLA-3505 can be also used with the portable lens on the system camera by removing the front plate of the large lens support.