Blackmagic Cinema Cameras
The professional digital film cameras you can hold in your hand!
Introducing the world’s smallest digital film cameras with an incredibly strong design. Blackmagic Cinema Cameras feature wide dynamic range for shooting true digital film combined with precision PL, EF and MFT mount optics and high quality RAW and ProRes file recording. The built in touchscreen lets you monitor, change settings, display audio and exposure metering and enter metadata directly on the camera! You can choose from models with two different types of cinematic image sensors and three different types of lens mounts such as PL, EF or MFT, depending on your needs.
The Blackmagic Production Camera 4K is a complete self contained solution for shooting extremely high resolution Ultra HD 4K content! You get a large Super 35 size sensor with professional global shutter combined with precision EF mount optics, visually lossless compressed CinemaDNG RAW and Apple ProRes 422 (HQ)™ file recording and 12 stops of dynamic range, as well as a 6G-SDI output! Monitor in high resolution on the built in touchscreen, plus change menus and enter metadata. Includes sun shield, power supply, carry strap, UltraScope waveform monitoring software and a full version of DaVinci Resolve software for Mac OS X and Windows.
22mm x 11.88mm (Super 35).
12-bit RAW files recorded at
4000 x 2160
4K RAW at 4000 x 2160. ProRes at 3840 x 2160 and 1920 x 1080.
4K RAW at 4000 x 2160p 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30,
Ultra HD 2160p23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30,
HD 1080p23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30.
Focus button turns on peaking, plus auto focus on active lenses.
Iris button adjusts iris settings on compatible lenses so no pixel is clipped in film mode. Scene average auto exposure in video mode.
EF and ZE mount compatible with electronic iris control.
5" and 800 x 480 resolution.
Automatic camera data and user data such as shot number, filenames and keywords.
Integrated LCD capacitive touchscreen.
Onscreen touch menus and physical buttons for recording and transport control.
Integrated mono microphone.
Integrated mono speaker.
3 x 1/4"-20 UNC thread mounting points on top of camera. 1 x 1/4"-20 UNC thread tripod mount with locator pin.
Removable 2.5” SSD.
Mac OS Extended or exFAT format. SSDs can be formatted in camera, or on any Mac or Windows computer. Formatting in camera recommended.
4000 x 2160
CinemaDNG RAW - 265 MB/s
3840 x 2160
Apple ProRes 422 HQ - 110 MB/s
Apple ProRes 422 - 73.6 MB/s
Apple ProRes 422 LT - 51 MB/s
Apple ProRes Proxy - 22.4 MB/s
1920 x 1080
Apple ProRes 444 XQ - 62.5 MB/s
Apple ProRes 444 - 41.25 MB/s
Apple ProRes 422 HQ - 27.5 MB/s
Apple ProRes 422 - 18.4 MB/s
Apple ProRes 422 LT - 12.75 MB/s
Apple ProRes Proxy - 5.6 MB/s
Storage rates based on 30 frames per second.
Lossless CinemaDNG RAW with film dynamic range at 4000 x 2160. Apple ProRes 422 (HQ), ProRes 422, ProRes 422 (LT) and ProRes 422 (Proxy) at 3840 x 2160 and 1920 x 1080 10-bit YUV with either film or video dynamic range.
SDI Video Output
1 x 6G-SDI 10-bit 4:2:2 with choice of Film or Video Dynamic Range.
Analog Audio Input
2 x 1/4” jacks for professional balanced analog audio, switchable between mic and line levels.
Analog Audio Output
1 x 3.5mm stereo headphone output.
SDI Audio Output
2 channels in 6G-SDI 48 kHz and 24 bit.
1 x 2.5mm LANC for Rec Start/Stop, Iris Control and Focus.
Thunderbolt port for waveform monitoring of 1080 HD video, and capture of Ultra HD and 1080 HD video. USB 2.0 Mini-B port for software updates and configuration.
SMPTE 292M, SMPTE 424M Level B, Draft SMPTE 2081-1.
SDI Audio Sampling
48 kHz and 24-bit
DaVinci Resolve grading software including Resolve USB dongle for Mac OS X and Windows. Blackmagic UltraScope. Blackmagic Media Express software. Disk Speed Test.
DaVinci Resolve, Fusion, Final Cut Pro X, Premiere Pro CC, After Effects CC, Photoshop CC, Pro Tools, UltraScope, Media Express, Disk Speed Test.
12V-30V DC port for external battery power or use included 12V AC adapter.
Integrated Lithium-Ion Polymer rechargeable battery. 11V-30V DC port for external battery power or use included 12V AC adapter.
Approximately 90 minutes.
Battery Charge Time
Approximately 2 hours when not in use.
Blackmagic Cinema Camera Handles.
0° to 40° C (32° to 104° F)
-20° to 45° C (-4° to 113° F)
0% to 90% non-condensing
Blackmagic Production Camera 4K EF
Turret Dust Cap
12V AC Adapter
12 Month Limited Manufacturer's Warranty.
Where to Find Details
Refer to product Installation and Operation Manual, available on line www.blackmagicdesign.com/support.