DJI nowadays introduced the new Zenmuse X7, the world’s 1st Tremendous 35 sensor camera for aerial cinematography. Developed to do the job with the DJI Inspire 2 drone, the Zenmuse X7 employs interchangeable lenses and also has a new DJI Cinema Colour Procedure for article creation. DJI statements the Zenmuse X7 Tremendous 35 video clip sensor has 14 stops of dynamic array with incredibly superior minimal-light-weight overall performance.
“The Zenmuse X7 features all the things skilled content creators require to make their aerial footage as spectacular and vivid as they desire,” stated Paul Pan, Senior Solution Supervisor at DJI. “From the significant Tremendous 35 sensor to a new mount, lenses, and colour process, the Zenmuse X7 offers cinematographers and skilled photographers an unmatched established of tools that do the job seamlessly with the DJI Inspire 2 drone to seize higher-top quality footage that is quickly integrated into projects shot with market-major handheld cameras.”
The Zenmuse X7 is able of capturing at amazing 6K resolution with CinemaDNG Uncooked or 5.2K Apple ProRes at up to 30 FPS, as nicely as 3.9K CinemaDNG Uncooked or 2.7K ProRes at up to 59.94 FPS to combine seamlessly into market-typical article-creation workflows.
The Zenmuse X7 employs a dedicated aerial mount process, the DJI DL-Mount, that includes an ultra-quick flange focal distance to have prime lenses optimally. Obtainable with focal lengths of 16 mm, 24 mm, 35 mm, and 50 mm, each and every lens has a maximum aperture of F/2.8 and is made of carbon fiber. That is amazing and incredibly smart to keep the fat down.
An exciting notion and 1 that is needed is the addition of a built-in ND 4 filter in the 16mm lens that can be controlled with the application, plus the 24 mm, 35 mm, and 50 mm lenses function a mechanical shutter.
Greater Versatility in Article-Production
DJI has also introduced a new DJI Cinema Colour Procedure (DCCS) building the Zenmuse X7 an asset on each and every movie established for videos, Television set collection, commercials, documentaries, and more. In consultation with Technicolor, DJI engineers produced an optimized gamma curve for the X7 allowing more latitude without sacrificing picture top quality. DCCS attributes a new D-Log Curve and D-Gamut RGB colour room to give more versatility and colour options all through the article-creation procedure. The D-Log even more extends the dynamic array, though the D-Gamut RGB colour room preserves more colour information giving correct colour for speedy and straightforward article-processing.
The new EI Mode mimics the way a movie digicam functions to assistance cinematographers seize as considerably information as achievable in each and every scene though balancing the dynamic array and sound with various log curves for more versatility all through the article-creation procedure.
The Zenmuse X7 gimbal process weighs just 631 grams with the 16 mm lens. The DJI Inspire 2 has a flight time of up to 23 minutes with the Zenmuse X7. For more info about the Zenmuse X7, stop by www.dji.com/zenmuse-x7.
Rate and Availability
The Zenmuse X7 digicam is priced at $2,699 USD. The 16 mm, 24 mm and 35 mm lenses will be out there for $1,299 each and every, and the 50 mm for $1,199. Prospects can buy the Zenmuse X7 prime lens combo which includes all 4 lenses for $4,299. The Zenmuse X7 will commence shipping in early November 2017 from shop.dji.com ans in DJI Flagship Shops and by DJI Authorized Sellers worldwide.
Wow proper? If you are a Inspire 2 proprietor I’m absolutely sure you are digging by your credit score card balances about now to get 1. Scaled-down, lighter drones that can shoot increased top quality pictures without an high priced cinema digicam strapped to them is a superior issue and DJI appears to be to have a really amazing launch with the new Zenmuse X7 for the Inspire 2 drone. Another fantastic probability would be to have this digicam on a handheld gimbal setup. With D-Log Curve and D-Gamut RGB colour room and a tremendous 35 sensor it would make an surprisingly superior digicam for ground stage capturing as nicely without having to use awkward, large setups. Insert in the application to regulate the target and you have a potent process on the ground as nicely as in the sky. So… do you want 1? and will this drive you to get a Inspire 2 now? Let’s discuss in the feedback portion.