Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

Taking pictures nowadays have become quite convenient because of the many digital camera models now available in the market. From the most compact to the most advanced of digital cameras, there are quite several of them available to choose from. It takes a unique and special digital camera that will usually capture the people’s attention in one way or the other. In the case of the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera, it is powerful features in a compact camera design.

Blackmagic Design has been known to come up with camera gadgets that are out of the ordinary and they have come up with the new Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera to prove that. This new camera comes with a compact design but features professional video maker specs. The Pocket Cinema Camera comes with a film industry standard Super 16 sensor size. It is similar to a conventional Super 16 film camera used by professional movie outfits. It makes use of Micro Four Thirds lenses to take advantage of the wide range of low cost lenses available in the market to provide amazing image quality. It is also compatible to lens mount adapters such as PL mounts used for large lenses as well as for those used in professional motion picture camera rigs.

The Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera also features the ability to record in Full HD to ProRes or CinemaDNG RAW formats. It also features 13 stops super wide dynamic range, not typical for a camera its size. But that is where Blackmagic Design has made a name for itself after all- packing advanced features in a camera of a compact size. But another interesting thing about the Pocket Cinema Camera is that it will only cost around US$995. This will make a professional grade feature film camera even more affordable for ordinary consumers and indie film makers. The Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera is expected to be available in the market sometime in July of this year.

 

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