Atomos Ninja 2


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H.264 has become standard in the video world for delivery and production, but poses difficulties for capture and editing as it is highly compressed and difficult to work with.  The Atomos Ninja 2 is a small (5-inch diagonal) HDMI field recorder that captures 10-bit 4:2:2 video and stores it either in Apple ProRes or Avid DNxHD for immediate editing without the need to transcode the footage.

The Ninja works as designed with cameras that offer clean HDMI out (simply put - nothing else but the image in full screen).  Cameras include: