Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro G2
Class: budget cinema cams
Camera Pros: New G2 model has improved colour science, earning comparisons with Arri and RED cameras. Also better low light performance, improved audio and higher frame rates. Comes with license for DaVinci Resolve Studio software.
Camera Cons: In the past, there’ve been issues with supply and reliability. But Blackmagic appears to have solved these problems.
Camera body only, check online for bundles including lenses, batteries and media cards. The price in different EU countries can vary.
£4,845.00 / $5,995.00 / 5,409.00€
Camera body only, check online for complete kit prices. Hire cost is daily, unless stated otherwise. The price in different EU countries can vary.
£125.00 / $420.00 (7 days) / 143.00€
Camera weight: 2.3 kg / 5.07 lb (body without handle, grip or battery plate)
Media Slots: Dual CFast,
Dual UHS-II SD,
SSD via optional on-board
recorder or USB-CCompatible cards | SSDs.
Click on a lens type for more details and a list of lens manufacturers.
Default: EF mount (Canon). Optional: B4 mount, PL mount (Arri), F mount (Nikon)
Supports Cooke /i Technology when using PL mount.
Sensor Size: Super35 (25.34 x 14.25mm)
Crop Factor: 1.4
Native ISO: 800
In Body Image Stablisation (IBIS) or
Electronic Image Stabilisation (EIS):
Where possible choose a lens with built-in stabilisation or use a camera support such as a tripod or gimbal. Image jitter is less of an issue with heavier cameras. Small movements in the image can be reduced or removed in post.
Camera Raw Codec: Blackmagic Raw (BRAW)
Camera Video Codecs: ProRes 444 XQ, ProRes 444, ProRes 422 HQ, ProRes 422, ProRes LT, ProRes Proxy
Camera Dynamic Range / Colour Gamut: Film
Best Resolution: 4.6K 16:9 (4608 x 2592 photosites)
Maximum Frame Rate at Best Resolution: 150fps
Best Bitrate: Up to 274Mbps variable bitrate in Blackmagic Raw
Inputs and Outputs
Power In: V-Lock, Anton Bauer, DC Power
Raw Out: No Raw output from the Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro G2
Best Video Out: 12G-SDI for 4K out, 3D-SDI for HD out
Video / Audio Output Cable: SDI
Camera Audio In: Dual XLR
Timecode Connection: BNC
Remote Control: LANC
No external recorder required.