Kinefinity TERRA 4K
Class: budget cinema cams
Camera Pros: Great price, good dynamic range. Small, light-weight body makes it ideal for mounting on a gimbal or large drone.
In-camera audio always recorded as separate WAV files.
Preview LUT included with the media for use in post.
Camera Cons: Small sensor. You need to buy into their modular system. Requires either an additional KineBack or SideGrip to power the camera. Only outputs HD for monitoring, not 4K.
Unique Features: Dark Tower wireless monitoring system, requires the KineBack-W.
Camera body only, check online for bundles including lenses, batteries and media cards. The price in different EU countries can vary.
£4,284.00 / $3,999.00 / 4758.81€
Camera body only, check online for complete kit prices. Hire cost is daily, unless stated otherwise. The price in different EU countries can vary.
£150.00 / $200.00 / 171.00€
Camera weight: 990 g / 2.1 lb (body only)
Media Slots: KineMAG SSD. Other SSDs (solid state drives) will work, but need to fit the slot correctly.
Click on a lens type for more details and a list of lens manufacturers.
KineMount with interchangeable adaptors: active PL mount (Arri), EF mount (Canon), EF with built-in ND filters, EF Kine-Enhancer with speed boosting and reduced crop, passive E mount (Sony)
Sensor Size: Sub-Super35 (19.5 x 13.3mm)
Crop Factor: 1.85, reduced to 1.3 with EF Kine-Enhancer.
Native ISO: Dual ISO: 800 and 3200
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: KineRaw 12-bit, CinemaDNG
Camera Video Codecs: ProRe 422 HQ, ProRes 422, ProRes LT, ProRes Proxy
Camera Dynamic Range / Colour Gamut: KineLog
Best Resolution: 4K DCI 17:9 (4096 x 2160 photosites)
Maximum Frame Rate at Best Resolution: 125fps at 4096×2160 (KineOS 6.2 required)
Best Bitrate: around 750Mbps for 4K Raw
Inputs and Outputs
Power In: DC power. With SideGrip: Kinefinity batteries, Sony BP batteries. With KineBack: V-Lock
Power Out: D-Tap
Raw Out: No Raw output from the Kinefinity TERRA 4K
Best Video Out: 3G-SDI for HD monitoring
Video / Audio Output Cable: HDMI. With KineBack: SDI
Camera Audio In: 35mm stereo mini-jack, dual XLR requires KineBack-W
Timecode Connection: Record to audio channel via 35mm stereo mini-jack. With KineBack-W: Lemo
Remote Control: Wi-fi (requires additional antenna)
No external recorder required.