Odyssey 7/7Q Update: Higher Prores frame rates, new recording modes & more!

RedShark by Patrick Jong Taylor

While many of us are patiently waiting for the Atomos Shogun 4K HDMI recorder, Convergent Design reminds us that they already have an SDI 4K and other recorders on the market, now made better with a recent firmware update.

I'm sure that many Sony A7s owners and Panasonic GH4 owners (at least the ones who didn't purchase the optional Panasonic DMW-YAGH Interface Unit) are excited about the upcoming Atomos Shogun, which, as of this writing, is still the only 4K HDMI recorder announced. If you're one of these people, your wait will continue at least a couple of months, as the Shogun is slated to arrive sometime in mid-October.

If your camera has SDI-out, however, you don't have to wait at all. Convergent Design's Odyssey 7Q will record your 4K footage right now. And due to a recent firmare upgrade (2.11.110) which affects the 7Q and its HD-only cousin, the Odyssey 7, your recording options just got better. read more...

Check out these items featured in this post and available to BUY NOW at Videoguys.com.
Convergent Design Odyssey 7 Monitor/Recorder $1,295.00 Convergent Design Odyssey 7Q Monitor/Recorder with 2 Bi-directional SDIs $2,295.00 Convergent Design 256GB SSD for Odyssey7 and 7Q $395.00

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