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Blackmagic Design Micro Cinema Camera (Body Only)

Miniaturised digital film camera for remote use with PWM and S.Bus - includes super 16 size sensor with 13 stops of dynamic range
Part No: BMD-CINECAMMICHDMFT

The world's smallest digital film camera with Super 16mm sensor and 13 stops of dynamic range that is designed to be operated remotely. Features a revolutionary expansion port with PWM and S.Bus inputs so you can use a model airplane remote control to operate the camera wirelessly. Includes a built in SD card recorder for capturing up to 1080HD in CinemaDNG RAW or ProRes, MFT lens mount and operates up to 60 fps with global shutter up to 30 fps.

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Blackmagic Design

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The Blackmagic Design Micro Cinema Camera is a minute digital film camera with Super 16mm sensor and 13 stops of dynamic range, designed to be remotely operated. Deploy the camera wirelessly using a model airplane remote control thanks to an innovative expansion port with PWM and S.Bus inputs. For capturing up to 1080HD in CinemaDNG RAW or ProRes this micro camera features a built in SD card recorder MFT lens mount and functions up to 60 fps with global shutter up to 30 fps.

The Blackmagic Design Micro Cinema Camera is the future of compact action cameras - a GoPro on steroids capable of capturing RAW and ProRes footage. This makes the Micro Cinema Camera the optimum choice for reaching places other professional cameras cannot, all without compromising on quality.

Including a super-16mm sensor, the Blackmagic Micro Cinema Cameras Micro Four Thirds lens mount allows the user to choose from a wide range of incredibly sharp, interchangeable lenses. The core body and lens mount are constructed from a robust magnesium alloy, providing a metal core that’s still exceptionally light weight. The expansion port opens the camera up to the widest variety of power, monitoring and remote control options while the full sized HDMI output makes it easy to connect to an HD display for monitoring. The Super 16 sensor is full 1080 HD resolution and has an incredible 13 stops of dynamic range and global shutter up to 30 frames per second. Most DSLR and action cameras use a rolling shutter that exposes different parts of the image in fractions of a second, causing video to appear skewed or wobbly when the camera moves or vibrates. The Blackmagic Micro Cinema Camera’s global shutter acts more like a still camera, exposing the entire image simultaneously, providing ripple free video. With an ISO up to 1600, the Blackmagic Micro Cinema Camera also affords great quality, even in locations with low lighting.

The built in recorder lets you capture visually stunning images up to 12bit with the RAW recording function. If you need smaller file sizes and longer recording times, you can use ProRes to get broadcast quality images. Both formats can be easily edited and colour corrected with the included DaVinci Resolve Lite for Mac and Windows. Files can be saved in either Cinema DNG RAW or ProRes. 

Specifications

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Specification

Camera Features

  • Sensor Size: 12.48mm x 7.02mm (Super 16)
  • Shooting Resolutions: 1920 x 1080
  • Frame Rates - Global Shutter: 1080p23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30
  • Frame Rates - Rolling Shutter: 1080p23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30, 50, 59.94, 60
  • Dynamic Range: 13 stops
  • Focus: Remote focus control via expansion connector when using compatible lenses.
  • Iris Control: Iris control via Rewind and Forward buttons, plus remote control via expansion connector when using compatible lenses.
  • Lens Mount: Active MFT mount
  • Controls: 6 control buttons including Record, Play, Rewind, Forward, Menu, and Power. 4 channel PWM plus 1 x S.Bus remote via expansion connector
  • Microphone: Integrated stereo microphone, active when camera is recording.
  • Mounting Options: 1 x 1/4" (top), 3 x 1/4" (bottom)

 

Storage Features

  • Storage Type: Removable SDXC and SDHC cards.
  • Storage Format: Mac OS Extended or exFAT format. SD cards can be formatted in camera, or on any Mac or Windows computer. Formatting in camera recommended.

Storage Rates:

  • 1920 x 1080
  • CinemaDNG RAW - 65 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
  • Rates based on 30 frames per second.
  • Compressed Recording Formats: Lossless CinemaDNG RAW at 1920 x 1080 with film dynamic range. Apple ProRes 422 HQ, 422, 422 LT and 422 Proxy at 1920 x 1080 with either film or video dynamic range.

 

Connections

  • HDMI Video Output: 1 x HDMI Type A output

Expansion Port DB-HD15 serial connector provides support for:

  • Power input
  • LANC input
  • 1 x S.Bus channel input
  • 4 x PWM channel input
  • Genlock input
  • Composite video output
  • Analog Audio Input: 1 x 3.5mm stereo audio at line or mic level. Can also be used for timecode input.
  • HDMI Audio Output: 2 channels 48 kHz and 24-bit.
  • Remote Control: Lens control, recording parameters and record trigger start/stop trigger via LANC and PWM or S.Bus remote channels
  • Computer Interface: USB 2.0 Mini-B port for software updates.

 

Software

Software Included:

  • DaVinci Resolve Lite grading software.
  • SD card for Mac OS X and Windows.

 

Operating Systems

Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks, Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite or later. Windows 7 or Windows 8.

 

Power Requirements

  • Battery Type: Canon LP-E6
  • Battery Life: Approximately 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Power: 12V-20V

 

Environmental Specifications

  • Operating Temperature: Operating temperature: 0° to 40° C (32° to 104° F)
  • Storage Temperature: Storage temperature: -20° to 45° C (-4° to 113° F)
  • Relative Humidity: Relative Humidity: 0% to 90% non-condensing

 

What's Included

  • Blackmagic Micro Cinema Camera
  • Expansion cable
  • LP-E6 battery
  • Turret dust cap
  • 12V AC Adapter

 

Warranty

12 Month Limited Manufacturer's Warranty

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