Panasonic?AU-EVA1 Super 35mm 5.7K Sensor Cinema Camera
Panasonic AU-EVA1?With its unparalleled features such as internal raw recording, it is easy to understand why it has been the talk of the town. While everyone was concentrating on the Canon, how well it will blend with an array of Sony products, very little was spoken of Panasonic. It is understandable because Panasonic did not have a feature rich camera with interchangeable lenses abilities and 4K camera.
In the next couple of months, however, the story will be different. After the initial release of the details of Panasonic AU-EVA1 footage and other details, professional photographers can excitedly look forward to a fantastic product.
So, what is so awesome about this camera? What would one say if you were to compare Panasonic?AU-EVA1 vs. Canon C200? An official production footage might not be out yet, but the specifications and commentaries provided by Panasonic might just shed sufficient light for all curious minds out there. Well, we are going to break down Panasonic?AU-EVA1 review details for you. Simply hold on.
Panasonic AU-EVA1 4K New 5.7K Sensor
It is true. Panasonic has brought in this 5.7K Sensor to ensure the footage starts at a higher resolution. When resolved to 1080p or 4K, the least you can expect is cute and fine pictures.
Besides PANASONIC?AU EVA1 dynamic range capabilities, the camera also features various recording formats. You can expect from 4K to 60p with speeds of up to 400Mbps. Panasonic?AU-EVA1 also boasts of 2K to 240fps. The good news is, you can have the recording directly on low-cost SDXC cards with the 10-Bit, 4:2:2 Processing capability.
Compact and portable
Just like other great cameras, Panasonic?AU-EVA1 compact 5.7k super 35mm is easily portable. Ideally, it is something close to the famous FS5 in terms of size. The camera commands a weight of 1.2 kg (the body). You will be able to remove the top handle, making a little more stabilizer friendly compared to other cameras of its caliber. Many professional photograph enthusiasts will also be looking forward to taking advantage of the double SD card slots. Preferably, you will require V60/V90 superfast SDX cards.
According to the company?s official press release, the camera will be well suited for handheld shooting. For someone looking for a sleek camera for music videos, documentaries, and commercials, you can turn to this product.
Dual Native ISO
Similar to great productions like Varicam lineup cinema cameras, this highly anticipated camera will also be featuring V-Gamut and V-Log capture. With that, you can expect a wide range of colors. Yet again, it will be featuring dual native ISO, just like VariCam Pure and Varicam 35. Such a special feature will enable the optimum extraction of information from the sensors without interfering with the quality of the images produced. What Panasonic will be offering is an awesome camera capable of switching from the normal sensitivity to high sensitivity levels without the slightest increase in noise. The Dual Native ISO feature comes with several advantages some of which include;
- Use of less light on set
- Saves money
- Allows for a wide range of artistic choices
Professional Video production asset
For those who have always wanted to invest in a suiting video production tool, this camera presents a great option. The camera has the capabilities of producing outputs, both in SDI and HDMI Video Outputs. To ensure accurate exposure control, this Panasonic will come readily fitted with ND filter wheel in 6, 4 and 2 stops. For a modern camera, there is a need for night vision imagery and fantastic photographic effects. Well, Panasonic?AU-EVA1 does not disappoint when it comes to that.