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Equipment List - Solid State

Convergent Odyssey Apollo Quad HD Multi-channel Recorder/Switcher

4 channel multicamera recorder with prores option.  

This unit will record 4 x separate HD video inputs onto one SSD and if you perform a live switch, can also record the switched channel as well.   It even will perform a parallel safety recording onto a separate card simultaneously.

Odyssey Apollo quad HD multichannel recorder/switcher

Convergent Odyssey 7Q 4K+ solid state recorder with Sony 4K option

4:4:4  HD Recorder with 4K Sony option and excellent 7.8" OLED monitor with comprehensive monitoring tools. 

Please read VMI's article on Capturing 12 bit RAW with ARRI, Panasonic, Sony, Canon and other cameras using Odyssey 7Q RAW Recorder

Odyssey 7Q 4K+ solid state recorder with Sony 4K option

Convergent Odyssey 7Q 4K solid state recorder with Canon 4K option

4:4:4  HD Recorder with 4K Canon option and excellent 7.8" OLED monitor with comprehensive monitoring tools. 

Please read VMI's article on Capturing 12 bit RAW with ARRI, Panasonic, Sony, Canon and other cameras using Odyssey 7Q RAW Recorder

Odyssey 7Q 4K solid state recorder with Canon 4K option

Convergent Odyssey 7Q 4K solid state recorder with ARRI/Sony/Canon/Panasonic RAW option

4:4:4  HD Recorder with ARRI/Panasonic/Sony RAW Bundle option and excellent 7.8" OLED monitor with comprehensive monitoring tools. 

Included with the licence is RAW licencing for Sony FS-700, Sony FS-7, Son FS5, Sony F-55, ARRI Alexa, Panasonic VLT, Canon C300 Mk II, Canon C500, IO Industries Flare 2KSDI & Indiecam indieGS2K.

Please read VMI's article on Capturing 12 bit RAW with ARRI, Panasonic, Sony, Canon and other cameras using Odyssey 7Q RAW Recorder

Odyssey 7Q 4K solid state recorder with ARRI/Sony/Canon/Panasonic RAW option

Atomos Shogun Inferno 4K HDR solid state recorder

Atomos Shogun Inferno 4:4:4  HD Recorder with 4K record capability and  HDR capability.  System includes 1,500 nit super-bright excellent 7.1" HDR/SDR display panel which resolves 10 bit colour and includes comprehensive monitoring tools including critical focus tool. Variable record capability up to 240P and RAW capability too.  

Shogun 4K solid state recorder

Atomos Shogun 4K solid state recorder

Atomos Shogun 4:4:4  HD Recorder with 4K record capability and  and excellent 7.1" IPS monitor with comprehensive monitoring tools including critical focus tool. 

Shogun 4K solid state recorder

VMI Solid State Video Playback System

Compact VMI custom-designed Video Playback system based around AVCCAM location HD recorder, recording and playing back in 1080 and 720 AVCHD onto SD cards and 9" HD monitor in one convenient battery-operated system.

HMR-10 AVCCAM Combo Video Playback System

Bon Electronics 7” HD-SDI Monitor (Recordable)

A 7" portable monitor which is fully battery powered and incorporates HD and SD video recording to be used as a location tapeless video playback device.

Bon Evolution P3 OBPM 072R3G

Sony AXS-R5 4K Ext. Recorder for PMW-F5/F-55

The bolt-on AXS-R5 recorder works with the PMW-F55 and PMW-F5 cameras to record the highest quality 16-bit RAW 2K/4K images. Inclusion of this device permits 4K acquisition of PMW-F5 and additional slow motion frame rates of PMW-F5 and F-55.

AXS-R5 External Recorder, rate with camera £65 per day; £240 per week

AXS-R5 External Recorder for PMW-F5/F-55

PIX 240i HD Recorder

Portable off-board HD recorder adds Quicktime recording using Apple ProRes or Avid DNxHD to any HDMI or HD-SDI equipped high-definition video camera. The portable PIX 240 records Quicktime files removable 2.5-inch solid-state hard drives (supplied) or to CompactFlash cards. The new Aurora 3.0.1 update will allow 4:4:4 record (Prores 4444) up to 30p from 3G input.

PIX240i Solid state HD Recorder

Panasonic HMR-10 AVCCAM HD Recorder/Player

Compact AVCCAM location HD recorder, recording and playing back in A1080 and 720 AVCHD onto SD cards

HMR-10 AVCCAM

RED 960GB (1TB) MiniMag SSD

For RED Weapon, Epic and Scarlet for 4K and 8K.

 

960GB (1TB) MiniMag SSD for RED Weapon, Epic and Scarlet

RED 512GB MiniMag SSD Cards

512GB RED MiniMag SSD for RED Weapon, Epic and Scarlet for 4K and 8K.

This is the latest version which work at all available frame rates and image sizes.

512GB MiniMag SSD Cards for RED Weapon, Epic and Scarlet

Lexar CFAST2.0 256GB Memory Card (540MB/s write speed)

For ARRI Amira, Canon C300II, Canon XC10, SXT (with CFAST caddy) and Ursa Mini Camcorders etc.

 

540MB/s read/write speed, suitable for 4K frame rates.  

Sandisk CFAST2 128GB Memory Card (525MB/s write speed)

128GB CFAST2 Card for ARRI Amira, Canon C300II, Canon XC10, SXT (with CFAST caddy) and Ursa Mini Camcorders etc.

525MB/s read/write speed, suitable for 4K frame rates.  These are compatible with CFAST1 cameras.

The Lexar 256GB CFast cards are most suited to ARRI Alexa Mini.

Sony/Sandisk Sony/Sandisk CFAST2 128GB Memory Card (515MB/s write speed)

128GB CFAST2 Card for ARRI Amira, Canon C300II, Canon XC10, SXT (with CFAST caddy) and Ursa Mini Camcorders etc.

515MB/s read/write speed, suitable for 4K frame rates.  These are compatible with CFAST1 cameras.

Sony XQD 128GB 400MB/s Memory Card for 4K

Sony 128GB XQD G-Series 440MB/s Read-400MB/s for Sony PMW-FS7 Camcorder.

These cards are designed for filmmakers shooting in 4K or RAW format.

Sony XQD 128GB 400MB/s Memory Card for 4K

Sony XQD 64GB Memory Card

64GB XQD Card for Sony PMW-FS7 Camcorder.

Sandisk 128GB 160MB/s Extreme Pro CF Card for 4K

High performance Compact Flash Memory Card features transfer speeds of up to 160MB/suitable for 4K and Full HD video.

 

Specifically for 4K capture on Canon 5D Mk IV, though also suitable for Canon C300, Canon XF-305, 5D Mk3 etc. 

 

Sandisk 64GB CF 60MB/s Memory Card

64GB CF Card for Canon C300, Canon XF-305, 5D Mk3 etc.

These are the higher read/write capacity cards compatible with full broadcast frame rates.  

Sandisk 32GB CF High Performance 160MB/s Memory Card

High performance 32GB CF Card specifically for 4K capture on Canon 5D Mk IV, though also suitable for Canon C300, Canon XF-305, 5D Mk3 etc.

These are the highest read/write capacity cards for 4K capture.

Sandisk 32GB CF 60MB/s Memory Card

32GB CF Card for Canon C300, Canon XF-305, 5D Mk3 etc.

These are the higher read/write capacity cards compatible with full broadcast frame rates.  

Sandisk SD Extreme Pro 95MB/s Memory Card 64GB

SD Extreme Pro 95MB/s Memory Card 64GB for 4K

These are the higher read/write capacity cards compatible with 4K frame rates.  

SD Extreme Pro 95MB/s Memory Card 64GB for 4K

Sandisk SD HC Dual Channel Card Class 10 32GB

SD HC Dual Channel Card Class 10 32GB 

These are the higher read/write speed cards compatible with Broadcast frame rates.  

SD HC Dual Channel Card Class 10 32GB

Sony SxS 128GB Pro+ Memory Card

128GB SxS Pro + SxS Card for Sony PMW-F5 & PMW-F55 XDCAM-EX Camcorders.  Note not compatible with ARRI Alexa

Sony SxS 64GB Pro+ Memory Card

64GB SxS Pro + SxS Card for Sony PMW-F5 & PMW-F55 XDCAM-EX Camcorders.  Note not compatible with ARRI Alexa

Sony SxS 64GB Pro Memory Card

64GB SxS Express Pro Card for ARRI Alexa as well as Sony PMW EX-1, EX-3 and 500 XDCAM-EX Camcorders.

SxS 64GB Pro Memory Card for Alexa

Sony SxS 64GB Memory Card

64GB SxS Express Card for Sony PMW EX-1, EX-3 and 500 XDCAM-EX Camcorders.

Sony SxS 32GB Pro Memory Card

32GB SxS Express Pro Card for ARRI Alexa as well as Sony PMW EX-1, EX-3 and 500 XDCAM-EX Camcorders.

SxS 32GB Pro Memory Card for Alexa

Sony SxS 32GB Memory Card

32GB SxS Express Card for Sony PMW EX-1, EX-3 and 500 XDCAM-EX Camcorders.

Convergent 512G Odyssey 7Q additional SSD Drive

512GB SSD for Odyssey 7Q 4:4:4 recorder.

256G Gemini additional SSD Drive

Convergent 256G Odyssey 7Q additional SSD Drive

256GB SSD for Odyssey 7Q 4:4:4 recorder.

256G Gemini additional SSD Drive

PIX 240GB PIX additional SSD Drive

240GB SSD for PIX 240 recorder.

240GB PIX additional SSD Drive

Sony 512GB SSD for AXS-R5 4K Recorder

Sony 512GB SSD for AXS-R5 4K Recorder.

Sony 512GB SSD for AXS-R5 4K Recorder

Atomos 240GB Shogun SSD

SanDisk 240GB Extreme Pro SSD for Atomos Shogun

240GB SSD Drive for Atomos Shogun

Panasonic P2 Express 512GB Memory Card

P2 Express memory cards for Panasonic Varicam 35 andVaricam LT Camcorders.

Panasonic P2 64GB Memory Card

P2 memory cards for HPX-3700, HPX-3000, HPX-2700, HPX-500, HPX-301, HPX-171, HVX-201 or HVX-200 Camcorders.

Panasonic P2 32GB Memory Card

P2 memory cards for HPX-3700, HPX-3000, HPX-2700, HPX-500, HPX-301, HPX-171, HVX-201 or HVX-200 Camcorders.

Each P2 card can store HD or SD media and can quickly be copied to either the P2 drive or G10/20 archive unit and then wiped ready for re-use.

Edirol VC-300HD Up/Down/Cross Converter

The Edirol VC-300HD is a versatile bi-directional multi-format converter with built-in audio delay and HDMI compatibility.

Frame Synchroniser/Up/Down/Cross Converter

Sony SxS XDCam Express Card Reader

SxS Xpress Card Reader with USB-2 interface for connecting to Mac or PC computers (desktop and laptop) which don't have an SxS Card slot. These units are supplied without charge when hired with an EX-1 or EX-3 from VMI.

SBAC-US10

AJA Io XT Thunderbolt Device

The AJA Io XT is a capture and monitoring device using lightning-fast thunderbolt for video capture and playback for professional post production, video internet streaming and on-set applications.

AJA Io XT Thunderbolt device for monitoring and editing

Panasonic P2 Single Slot Card Reader

Single-slot P2 Memory Card Drive

AJ-PC2E

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