September 11, 2019

We Tested The BMPCC6K At Burning Man and It Was (Low) Lit

BMPCC6K Test Footage From Burning Man
We took Blackmagic's latest into the field to capture some unique images. Here are the results. 

When it comes to putting the BMPCC6K through its paces, you'd be hard-pressed to find a better, or at the very least, more exciting place to do it than at Burning Man in the Black Rock Desert.

We were able to capture some beautiful, rich images with the BMPCC6K throughout the day and during Golden Hour, grabbing some quick shots of Chandler Lovelle for example. But once the sun had set, we were able to take the camera for a real spin.

Being out in the desert at nightfall allowed us to examine the low-light capabilities of this shooter, and with all of the kaleidoscopic lights, lasers, and burning effigies in the background, dynamic range was an entertaining test to perform.

The footage was edited and graded in Davinci Resolve. 

In case you missed it, we also discussed using the Blackmagic Pocket 6K on the podcast recently:

For more details check out our full hands-on review of the camera. The camera sells for $2495.      

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It would be nice to see the Raw footage of some of that, in order to read some metadata!

September 12, 2019 at 9:53AM

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