Compressed Codecs Now INCLUDED with Odyssey

Originally the Odyssey 7/7Q monitors required an additional firmware purchase to enable the recording function within the monitors. Based on customer feedback at NAB, Convergent Design has made some significant changes and now DNxHD and any future supported compressed codecs (up to 1080p60 422) will now be included at no additional cost in the base [...]

Wooden Camera UVF EVF Universal Mount

EVFs (electronic view finders) are becoming more affordable and a standard feature with every professional video camera. EVFs allow the camera operator to adjust the eyepiece to a more ergonomic position regardless of where the camera is mounted. An EVF can be especially useful in bright outdoor shooting conditions. Popular affordable models are the Zacuto [...]

Convergent Design Odyssey 7/7Q NAB2013 Product Information

Here is some additional information about the new Odyssey OLED Monitor + Recorders from the NAB 2013 Show. The monitors are already available for pre-orders following the links below. Convergent Design Odyssey7Q RAW Monitor & Recorder Convergent Design Odyssey7 RAW Monitor & Recorder

Convergent Design Odyssey 7 / 7Q OLED Monitor + 4K Recorder

The Odyssey family is a professional 7.7” OLED monitor with high-end monitor features, including Waveform, Zebras, Histogram, Vectorscope, Focus Assist, False Color, Timecode Display and Audio Level Meters, and 1:1 Pixel mode. Odyssey7 includes HDMI I/O, and SD/HD/3G-SDI I/O; in both single and dual link configurations. As you have come to expect from Convergent Design, [...]

SmallHD AC7 (non-OLED) LCD Display Monitor

SmallHD’s latest AC7 LCD Monitors are available in an IPS LCD display or OLED Version (Check here for my AC7 OLED Video). These are some of the best and most affordable LCD Displays on the market today offering Focus Assist, DSLR Scale, Frame Guides and more. The IPS LCD Version is slightly smaller with a [...]

SmallHD AC7 OLED Display HDMI SDI Monitor

Here’s an overview of SmallHD’s latest AC7 OLED Video Monitor. The AC7 is a 7.7″ 1280×800 resolution 8bit color OLED screen that gives you amazing color reproduction and true blacks. The AC7 is built for long lasting durability with a milled aluminum skeleton that gives it an ultra-strong frame. Check out the drop test video [...]