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Lenses and effective focal length on Blackmagic Cinema Camera. Some dream focal lengths

Lenses and effective focal length on Blackmagic Cinema Camera. Some dream focal lengths

Actual  Size                                                                         2.3X Crop factor Rounded Off Tokina 11-16mm F/2.8                                                              25-37mm F/2.8 Vivitar  13mm F/2.8                                                                         30mm F/2.8 Tokina    17mm F/3.5                                                                      39mm F/3.5 Sigma 20mm F/1.8                                                                          46mm F/1.8 Rokinon 24mm F/1.4                                                                      56mm F.1.4 Vivitar 28mm F/1.9                                                                         65mm F/1.9 Nikon 35mm F.1.4                                                                           80mmF/1.4 Nikon 50mm F/1.8                                                                      115mm F/1.8 Nikon 58mm F/1.2                                                                     133mm F/1.2 Nikon 85mm F/1.4                                                                     200mm […]

Blackmagic Cinema Camera Crop Factor information

Below are a list of sensor sizes.. Sorry no fancy visuals… Full Frame 36mm x 24mm APS-C 22.3mm x 14.9mm Micro Four Thirds 18 x 13.5mm BMD Cinema Camera 16.64 mm x 14.04mm Super 16mm 12mm x 7.2mm   As you can see the BMD Cinema camera sits between the Super 16mm and the Micro […]

Blackmagic Cinema Camera VS Digital Bolex

    Digital Bolex                                                    Blackmagic Cinema Camera   Resolution 2336 x 1752 (4×3), 2048 x 1152 (Super 16mm mode) + 1920 x 1080 pixels (16mm mode) 2.5K RAW at 2432 […]

Adobe CinemaDNG importer for Adobe CS series

Here is a link if you want to use Blackmagic Cinema Camera raw footage with your Adobe CS edit system. This is the Adobe CinemaDNG importer for Adobe CS4, CS5 and CS5.5   This will allow you to easily import the cinema camereas raw footge directly in to adobe premiere CS or After Effects. […]

Blackmagic Cinema Camera and 35mm DOF adapters? WTF?

This one might get people mad at me.. but I think a viable option to get the shallow depth of field would be to use a Redrock Micro, Letus 35, brevis or other 35mm DOF adapter. I know this will not be for every situation. Since most of the time your images are going to look […]

Wishlist for Blackmagic cinema camera

I want variable frame rates from 1-30 fps. I heard more then 30 fps is not possible with the current configuration. Some type of hand cranking simulation setting would be awesome.   Nikon Mount. PL Mount Of course a larger sensor someday. False Colors for setting exposure. Feel free to add your own below.

Blackmagic Cinema Camera Crop factor

It seems the actual crop factor for the Blackmagic Cinema camera is not posted on BMD’s website. I am guessing it is going to be between 2.2 and 2.4 x crop factor. Let’s just say 2.3x crop factor for now. What does that mean to you? If you have a 17mm lens designed for a […]

Blackmagic Cinema Camera Specs

Blackmagic Cinema Camera Specs

Sensor Resolution 2592 x 2192    Super 16mm Size. Don’t worry. It will be awesome. Raw Resolution 12-bit RAW files recorded at 2432 x 1366    Are you kiding me. Finally raw format that most can afford. Shooting Resolutions 2.5K RAW at 2432 x 1366. ProRes and DNxHD at 1920 x 1080 Frame Rates 23.98p, 24p, 25p, […]

Black Magic Cinema Camera

Black Magic Cinema Camera

Elegant, sophisticated and jam packed with the latest digital cinema technology, Blackmagic Cinema Camera gives your work that timeless feature film look! Blackmagic Cinema Camera features an amazing 2.5K image sensor with a wide 13 stops of dynamic range for a true digital film camera. You get a built-in SSD recorder, popular open standard uncompressed […]