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    I dunno, BMD battery argument seems kinda...

    I dunno, BMD battery argument seems kinda nitpicky to me. Using a Tilta handle on either Pocket, an NPF970 lasts ~3hours in additional to the LP-E6 in the camera that lasts another 45mins (perfect...
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    Without knowing the full specs, Im getting an Xbox vs PS2 vibe from the Komodo/p6k releases, where even if the Xbox (Komodo) is objectively better, its not going to be "better enough" to overcome...
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    Yeah, I dunno, Eric, that seems like bad logic. ...

    Yeah, I dunno, Eric, that seems like bad logic. The image quality/functionality of MX is definitely not worth the cost with the alternatives currently available. Better off cutting your losses,...
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    Do those handles need to have the motor plugged...

    Do those handles need to have the motor plugged in? I wasn't sure if they were wireless, and hence didn't think they needed to be set any certain way (just have the wireless handle turned off, and...
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    Pretty sure FPGAs use firmware to change their...

    Pretty sure FPGAs use firmware to change their function, not software (though that might be semantics).

    I was also under the impression the only RED camera with FPGAs was the R1 and theyve since...
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    I think he suggested IBC, which is less than a...

    I think he suggested IBC, which is less than a month away... but no source, so whose to say.

    Personally, an 8k FF35 (aka 8192x5461 ~45mp) with a s35 6k crop and s16 3k crop would be really...
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    Stephen McHattie represent!

    Stephen McHattie represent!
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    I gotcha... But in that case, who has patented...

    I gotcha... But in that case, who has patented 16bit (compressed) raw? Canon? Nikon? Sony? And does RED infringe on that, being that their redcode patent is for 12bit?
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    I presume this is sarcasm/a joke, being that...

    I presume this is sarcasm/a joke, being that current RED cameras literally can not be powered on without spending at least $1000+ on a module that does nothing accept give an AC-in and SDI-out...
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    You might be doing something wrong or have a bad...

    You might be doing something wrong or have a bad copy. Are you exposing via false colour, or by the auto-exp, which seems to bring it down at least 2 extra stops (something I'd rate at f2.8 via...
  11. Thread: KOMODO....

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    Touche. Granted, two coulda been connected in...

    Touche. Granted, two coulda been connected in series to get 14.8v. Also doesn't explain why, if left to sit for 3~4 weeks, RVs loose 33% of their holding capacity... but I digress.

    I'm hopeful...
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    Basically re-iterating, but... My general rule...

    Basically re-iterating, but...

    My general rule of thumb for compression for mission critical is to use the K:1... so if shooting 6k, 6:1 is aces. 4k 4:1... 8k 8:1, etc.

    Second, I would also...
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    BP975 have been around for years (decades?), have...

    BP975 have been around for years (decades?), have a capacity of 56Wh (~hour runtime on DSMC1 & 2), hold their max capacity for years even when stored, and are thinner than REDvolts... Was there a...
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    Thanks for the update Marshall! I just got a...

    Thanks for the update Marshall!

    I just got a Nano, still need to get a handle, 12v pTap-to-mUSB (for bigger lenses), and the R/S cable.

    The handle situation has me really frustrated; the...
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    Yeah, I know. Im actually wondering if the UrsaMini ones would work (it should, since the EF flange distance is the same, and there are no obstructions.)
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    If its anything like the P4k, it actually has nicer roll-off/cleaner DR than Dragon IMO. At 800 its got even over/under and is cleaner than STH at ~500... oh, and it does 6K 50p at 3:1... and...
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    Maybe B&H will offer a $5k off upgrade... Id trade my Scarlet-X brain for one.

    Jarred, will it have DP-AF?
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    And see, this is why I'm saying competition is...

    And see, this is why I'm saying competition is fierce in this segment; lets round it out to be ~$7.5k shootable... Even at 16 stops DR, and r3dcode, if its "only" s35, I don't know who would opt for...
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    Ooooouuuh... that makes sense. In that case,...

    Ooooouuuh... that makes sense.

    In that case, tell them to make a Blackmagic Universal Mount (BMUM) so they can swap mounts as new ones become available (or when metabones makes an BMUM-to-EF...
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    Hey John, do you still have the ear of BM? (you...

    Hey John, do you still have the ear of BM? (you DPed/Tested and gave them feedback with early cameras, right?).

    Any chance you can ask if they'll make an RF version? Honestly, it would make the...
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    The more I think about it, the more I wish it was...

    The more I think about it, the more I wish it was RF (or some kind of universal BMD mount)... Would've pre-ordered without question.
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    If Komodo has Dual-Pixel AF, I'd definitely be...

    If Komodo has Dual-Pixel AF, I'd definitely be interested. If an LP-E6 lasts 1hour/NPF lasts ~3 hours, then I'd also be interested.

    Outside of that, I'm keen on seeing the Pocket 6k with an RF...
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    If someone develops a focal reducer that fits in...

    If someone develops a focal reducer that fits in the throat of the EF Mount or they release an RF version, itd be deadly... 6K full frame/LF at 50fps for $2500? Yes please!
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    Could also make for some stellar B&W advantages...

    Could also make for some stellar B&W advantages too! (Doubly so because noise on the low end tends to look much nicer monochromatic too.)
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    Ayyyy, I see the picture you're trying to create,...

    Ayyyy, I see the picture you're trying to create, but c'mon...

    GH1 = 2009 (likely developed 1-2 years prior)
    GH2 = 2010
    DSMC1 = 2011 (proved interchangeable mounts in cinema cameras wasn't just...
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