Two Top Field Monitors Square Off: SmallHD and Marshall's Latest
Since we’re on the subject of field monitors, let’s take a look at two new field monitors designed specifically for HDSLR monitoring. The SmallHD DP6 and Marshall V-LCD50-HDMI are both 5″ monitors that come in under $1000; while the SmallHD reaches above that price point provided you add the HD-SDI input, it also has a much higher resolution than the Marshall. Cinema5D has a great overview video comparing the two:
Meanwhile, Philip Bloom has a a review comparing the two side-by-side (hint: he likes both). If you’re in the market for a field monitor, check out both links.
- First Look at the SmallHD DP6-SLR Field Monitor
- Why Using a Field Monitor with an HDSLR is Often a Bag of Hurt