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RED shows working 5K 3D camera rig

updated 06:15 pm EDT, Fri June 25, 2010

RED shows lightweight, small 5K 3D camera rig

RED founder Jim Jannard has posted a photo of what he calls a working 3D rig that has two EPIC cameras capable of recording 3D images at 5K resolution. The Element Technica rig is said to weigh just over 45lbs, which is apparently very light for such a setup. The package can be made even lighter if the dual RED Brick batteries are replaced with lighter EPIC-X batteries.

The rig is a prototype, and may be called Pulsar when it is officially released by Element Technica. It's a modified Neutron rig with a larger mirror box to accommodate the two 3D cameras and their lenses and some other, undisclosed modifications.

Pricing and a ship date weren't given and will hinge on overcoming delays associated with the EPIC system.







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  1. REZOLUTION

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    Joined: Oct 2009

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    RED SHOWS WORKING SPACE SHIP! / TIME TRAVEL DEVICE

    Today Red Blew the doors of modern engineering with a full demo
    (witnessed by internal engineers) of many futuristic concepts.

    Projected delivery times of concepts are unknown.

  1. Loren

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    Joined: Mar 2001

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    Pulsar?? Call it...

    RED Shift!

    You know, shifted views.. parallax...ahem...

  1. tektonikshift

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    Joined: May 2010

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    better to use multi-sensor camera technology


    Promising multi-sensor camera technology coming to market soon. Consumer electronics & PC vendors will make multi-sensor cameras common in 1-2 years.
    How long before serious camera vendors wake up?

    for more, check out Argus Microsystems;
    http://twitter.com/camera_tech

    -Tek

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