Introducing the Blackmagic Micro Cinema Camera, a miniaturised Super 16mm, a professional digital film camera that is designed to be operated remotely and capture action anywhere! A revolutionary built-in expansion port has PWM and S.Bus inputs so you can use a model airplane remote control to operate the camera wirelessly. Imagine adjusting focus, iris, and zoom wirelessly. The Micro Cinema Camera is a true digital film camera that features built-in RAW and ProRes recording, 13 stops of dynamic range and an MFT lens mount.
The Blackmagic Micro Cinema Camera is very small, and takes professional quality digital film camera that’s perfect for use on quadcopters, as a crash cam, or even hidden on set for reality TV. You can mount it anywhere such as on a skateboard or hang glider for spectacular extreme sports shots, to a drone to record panoramic flyovers, or even wear it on a helmet for the most amazing point of view shots.
Remote Camera Management
When you’re mounting the camera on quadcopters, using it as a crash cam or placing it in dangerous locations, you can operate the camera remotely, view a live feed and monitor status, all from a safe distance. The expansion port can be connected to radio control airplane receivers and various camera functions can be mapped to radio channels so you can remotely start and stop recording, adjust focus, change the iris and more.
Its core is made out of a lightweight and strong magnesium alloy that makes it durable enough to shoot anywhere, from the ocean floor to the stratosphere or beyond. You can control the Micro Cinema Camera directly from the front buttons when it’s mounted, or remotely when it’s out of reach.
The expansion port includes NTSC and PAL composite video output that can be connected to low-cost wireless video transmitters for remote monitoring. That means you can see exactly what the camera is recording whether the camera is in the air or hidden on set. For higher quality monitoring, the Micro Cinema Camera also has an HDMI output for wireless HD video transmitters.
Super 16mm Sensor
The Super 16 sensor on the Blackmagic Micro Cinema Camera is full 1080 HD resolution and has an incredible 13 stops of dynamic range. That means you get true digital film quality images because the sensor can capture more information in the bright and dark areas of the image.
You are not anymore stuck with a built-in lens and you can now choose the best lens for your camera Blackmagic Micro Cinema Camera. It features an active Micro Four Thirds lens mount so you can use high-performance photographic lenses including wide angle, primes, standard zooms, telephotos and more.
Engineered for high-quality audio recording, the built-in high-quality stereo microphone is omnidirectional and features a mechanical design to help reduce unwanted wind noise so you get a clear recording. There’s also a built-in 3.5mm input connector so you can plug in a directional or wireless clip-on microphone. The 3.5mm input jack supports both mic or line level devices and automatically disables the internal mic when an external one is connected.