We’ve recently begun shipping Blackmagic’s new Pocket Cinema Camera at one of the lowest prices in Australia.
After making a splash with the Cinema Camera in the last couple of years, Blackmagic have done it again, taking the features that made the Cinema Camera so distinctive.
Dave Dugdale has a good review of it on his youtube channel here.
We’re really excited to see what the Pocket Cinema Camera might be capable of, and how it will influence the DSLR industry.
by Oliver Peters
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A few days ago, Blackmagic contacted me, and asked, if I would like to give their new Cinema Camera a test ride.
Of course I want. This here will be a diary of my findings and opinions.
So if you are curious in that camera, stop by frequently and read the latest updates. Continue reading
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