As NAB 2012 (National Association of Broadcasters Convention) Black Magic Design has moved from video processing to video creation with there new Cinema Camera. This new camera is 2.5k and has some sweet features.
- 2.5K image sensor
- 13 stops of dynamic range
- Built-in SSD recorder
- uncompressed RAW and compressed file formats
- EF and ZF mount lenses
- LCD touchscreen monitoring
- Free Full Copy of DaVinci Resolve
Frame Rates and Record Times
In reading the fine print the camera is limited to a maximum frame rate of 30p, however you can record 5 MB/frame in RAW 2.5K fits about 30 minutes of 24p video on a 256 GB solid state disk. Compressed HD formats fit more than 5 times the amount of RAW video.
The camera a will run you $2,995 it ships this July and has optional handles for $195