Sony A6500 Best video lenses and accessories

sony-a6500Sony A6500 is E-Mount camera features stunning specification including 425 phase-detection AF points with High-density Tracking AF Technology, 24.2 MP Exmor CMOS image sensor, in-body 5-axis image stabilization and11fps (Hi+) continuous shooting, 8fps (Hi) live-view continuous shooting etc. Anyway, we have done most of the specifications of Sony A6500 with its possible competitors.

Well, we see the swarms of photographers are looking out for best video lenses/ cine lenses for Sony A6500, so we decided to help them out in choosing some of the best video lenses available out there, plus we also give the list of some of the best accessories for Sony A6500 along with video recorder, tripod and more…

So here we go…


Rokinon 85mm T1.5 Cine DS Lens-

rokinon-85mmWe see many times that photographers lookout for best lenses at an attainable price and our recommended lens, Rokinon 85mm T1.5 Cine DS is just the result of that search for Sony A6500, which is dedicated professional cine lens for film and high end video production including 4K. The 85mm cine lens will worth your purchase by producing shallow depth of field, good bokeh, and low light capability. Overall, the XEEN series also aim to delivers you unmatched performance to satisfy the needs of videographers and filmmakers no matter where the conditions of shooting conditions are.

Rokinon 50mm T1.5 AS UMC Cine DS-

rokinon-50mmAs I already explained you before if you are not in a condition to splurge huge cash at a time on expensive cine lenses, then go for Rokinon 50mm T1.5 AS UMC Cine DS that will be a magnificent support for Sony A6500. The Rokinon lens for Sony E-Mount that gives you a great close-up of the desire subjects with some nice round Bokeh in the background. Since Sony A6500 features 4K video capture and this 50mm is a dedicated professional cine lens for film and high end video production including your desire 4K. Additionally, the XEEN lens range feature special X-Coatings on the optical surfaces to ensure maximum image quality by minimizing lens flare and ghosting.

Sony E PZ 18-110mm f/4 G OSS Lens-

sony-e-pz-18-110mm-f4-g-ossThis lens will cost you more than your Sony A6500 camera body. Then why did we include it in the list? Actually, the price range of the camera is fairly high, but its results in making movie will be unparalleled and unmatched. So the users who have huge cash to spare on something then this Sony E PZ 18-110mm will be the perfect thing for Sony A6500 and for moviemakers as well. The new lens has a 6.1x high zoom ratio, even with inner focus, and maintains a constant F4 maximum aperture throughout its zoom range for beautiful depth of field effects and stable exposure control. This versatile lens features Optical SteadyShot technology that provides in-lens image stabilization during handheld shooting etc.

Best video recorder for Sony A6500

Atomos Ninja Flame 7″ 4K HDMI Recording Monitor


Sony A6500 features S-Log3 Gamma along with S-Gamut3.Cine/S-Log-3 to deliver maximum sensor detail in your recordings, but sometimes it is difficult to judge exposure on monitors. So, to overcome that exposure judging problems AtomHDR is the solution, which accurately displaying HDR Log footage with the brightness to see Log the same way that you see from your own eyes. By picking the right mode from HDR or High Bright SDR and jump into the premium 7″ display boasting 10-bit processing, 1920×1200 resolution, 325ppi pixel density, optional calibration to overcome natural LCD color drift and a bunch of precision video setup tools for perfect shots every time. The Ninja Flame records higher resolution 10-bit color information, more precise yet efficient 4:2:2 color encoding and to visually lossless, edit-ready codecs like Apple ProRes or AVID DNxHR, along with 4K video.

Convergent Design Odyssey7Q+ OLED Monitor & 4K Recorders-

odesseys The recorder gives the Sony A6500 a new life comes with brilliant 7.7″ OLED monitor with 3400:1 contrast, true blacks, 1280×800 resolution and sturdy monitoring tools. Also, the odyssey’s versatility is not restricted to recording functions only, but the unique hardware design makes it easy to monitor multiple cameras on one single monitor. On the other side, you can also make the most of your images when you shoot in LOG, without monitoring a flat image etc. However, its price may shut your mind off, but if you are OK with the price then you are getting your premium 4K recorders and your A6500 will surely love this camera.

Atomos Shogun Flame 7″ 4K HDMI/12-SDI Recording Monitor-

shogunThe Atomos Shogun Flame 7” is exactly something that you were looking for. However, at first, you may complain about its size, but if size doesn’t matter to you then the recorder is remarkable. The 7” 4K HDMI incorporates AtomHDR engine’s combination of 10+ stops dynamic range, 1500nit brightness and 10-bit color processing you can monitor the HDR Log with vivid, natural colors. The Shogun Flame records higher resolution 10-bit color information, more precise 4:2:2 color encoding and to visually lossless, edit-ready codecs like Apple ProRes or AVID DNxHR etc. Overall, you can spare your cash on Atomos Shogun Flame 7” trustfully.

Best video tripods for Sony A6500

Manfrotto MVH500A Fluid Drag Video Head with MVT502AM Tripod-

manfrotto-tripodOne big thing about the Manfrotto tripod is that you can independently adjust the legs of this tripod so that you can get well balanced in any uncanny or uneven surface, while shooting. The tripod is as well for DSLR plus Mirrorless also, so A6500 will be adjusted unobtrusively and effortlessly to give you worry free video shooting since the tripod features fluid head, which has wide camera platform. Plus, 60mm half ball allows you to quickly level the head without having to readjust the legs. Overall, the tripod legs can support over 33 pounds, easily carrying the weight of the fluid head and camera.

Magnus VT-4000 Tripod System with Fluid Head

magnus-tripodThe tripod is not so pricey, but gives you extraordinary features or you can say pro features. The thing you most like about this tripod is its ball joint that can be tilted from side to side and forward and back, allowing you to get your camera perfect aligned with the horizon, while you are in the sloppy surface at the time of shooting (which is very necessary during movie making), Overall, you can shoot video and get offered with great stability.

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