Article ID : SX916603 / Last Modified : 30/06/2020

What are Looks in Cinema Pro?

    Valid for

    • Xperia 1 II
    • Xperia 1
    • Xperia 5
       

    Solution

    A Look is a preset colour management setting, mirroring the tools used by professionals in monitoring and post-production. Choose between eight Look options in Cinema Pro to bring out the mood and expression you are aiming for when shooting a scene.

    Tip: In Cinema Pro in Xperia 5, tap the Settings button (three horizontal lines in the top right corner) → Tutorial to learn more about Looks and other features.


    Look options

    VENICE CS

    A low contrast hue, great for natural skin tones and a cinematic feel. Similar to the s709 monitoring look found in Sony’s professional VENICE camera.

    Opaque/Blue60Yellow60

    Strong blue and yellow chroma gives a lyrical and pensive impression.

    Bright/Blue20Yellow60

    Proper chroma of blue and strong yellow creates a plain and naturally gentle atmosphere.

    Warm/Yellow80

    Gives a soft and warm atmosphere with a sepia tone, suitable for retrospective and flashback sequences.

    Strong/Blue100

    Strong contrast and a cold bluish hue gives a futuristic Sci-Fi expression.

    Cool/Blue60

    Light blue-based colour brings out a refreshing atmosphere.

    Soft/YE40

    Drama-style Look with a modest chroma and a hard tone.

    Soft Monochrome

    Black and white with a dark effect, for setting a film noir mood.

    N/A

    For shooting without specific colour management.