Key Features

2.5K Image Sensor

12-bit RAW, ProRes, and DNxHD Formats

13 Stops of Dynamic Range

23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30p Frame Rates

The Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera features a 2.5K image sensor, 13 stops of dynamic range, and MFT lens mount with an included adapter to Canon EF lens mount. It is capable of recording 12-bit CinemaDNG RAW files at full 2.5K (2432 x 1366) resolution, as well as 10-bit Apple ProRes and Avid DNxHD formats at 1080p. The camera records to removable 2.5" SSDs, which enable the high data rates required for RAW and ProRes HQ recording.

Sensor Resolution 2432 x 1366

Raw Resolution 12-bit RAW files recorded at 2432 x 1366

Shooting Resolutions 2.5K RAW at 2432 x 1366

ProRes and DNxHD at 1920 x 1080

Frame Rates 23.98p, 24p, 25p, 29.97p, 30p

Sensor Size Actual: 16.64 x 14.04 mm

Active: 15.6 x 8.8 mm

Dynamic Range 13 stops

Focus Focus button turns on peaking

Lens Mount MFT lens mount with an included adapter to Canon EF lens mount.

Screen Size: 5" with 800 x 480 resolution

Type: Integrated LCD capacitive touchscreen

Metadata Automatic camera data and user data such as shot number, filenames and keywords

Controls Onscreen touch menus

Physical buttons for recording and transport control

Microphone Integrated mono microphone

Speaker Integrated mono speaker

Connections SDI Video Output: 1 x 10-bit HD-SDI 4:2:2 with choice of Film or Video Dynamic Range

Analog Audio Input: 2 x 1/4" TRS balanced phone switchable between microphone and line levels

Analog Audio Output: 1 x 3.5 mm TRS stereo mini headphone

SDI Audio Output: 4 channels in HD-SDI

Remote Control: 1 x 2.5 mm LANC for Record Start/Stop, Iris Control and Focus Control

Computer Interface: Thunderbolt port for capture of RAW video and audio, USB 2.0 mini B port for software updates and configuration

External Power: 12V-30V DC port for external battery power or use included 12V AC adapter

Storage Type: Removable 2.5" SSD

Format: Mac OS Extended format (SSDs can be formatted on any Mac or use Mediafour MacDrive [not included] on a Windows PC)

Rates: 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

Uncompressed Recording Format: RAW 2.5K CinemaDNG

Compressed Recording Format: Apple ProRes and Avid DNxHD. All compressed recording in 1920x1080 10-bit YUV with choice of Film or Video dynamic range

Standards SDI Compliance: SMPTE 292M

SDI Audio Sampling: 24-bit/48 kHz

Mounting 3 x 1/4" thread mounting points on top of camera

1 x 1/4" thread tripod mount with locator pin

Power Integrated Lithium-ion Polymer rechargeable battery

12~30 VDC port for external battery power or use included 12 VAC adapter

Battery Life: Approximately 90 minutes

Charge Time: Approximately 2 hours when not in use

Dimensions 6.5 x 4.5 x 5" (166 x 114 x 126 mm)

Weight 3.3 lb (1.5 kg)

Replacement Value: 1100
Brand: Blackmagic Design
Model: Cinema Camera 2.5K