DP, software engineer
Yep. Since when do expiring patents mean FEWER people will use what they encumbered?
Unfortunately, lossless encoding won't change the fact that all popular recordings since the late '90s have been destroyed with DYNAMIC compression, not data compression.
The title is all about a "backpack gimbal rig," but you don't have a picture of it.
So do these have an HDMI input for general video use, or what?
If not, that's a major failure.
I've had this thing for years, and there's still no MANUAL for it.
It's plagued with defects and design errors. One example: There's an LED on the back that you can't turn off, so it's in every shot if there's something reflective... unless you cover it with tape. Amateur hour.
There's no way to set zebra level.
There are random lines of corruption in the image after a few hours of use.
Unfortunately, BlackMagic still hasn't learned to put HDMI outputs on their full-sized cameras; thus an SDI-less monitor is of no use for them.