The Atomos Ninja Inferno ables to record DCI and UHD 4K signals at up to 60 fps and makes a great companion to cameras and camcorders that output uncompressed video over HDMI.
The monitor features 10-bit FRC processing and AtomHDR display technology that supports a 10-stop brightness range which allows you to more accurately monitor your log gamma footage without having to view flat, washed-out looking pictures or utilize a LUT to pack the dynamic range and shading space. The monitor offers built-in presets to accurately translate popular log formats from Panasonic, ARRI, Sony, RED, Canon, and JVC cameras. The settings just influence viewing, with recorded video stayed consistent. The screen additionally offers a High Bright mode for conventional Rec. 709 monitoring. This mode takes advantage of the full 1500 cd/m² brightness to allow for more confident monitoring in bright outdoor environments, even without a sun hood on it. The use of an included snap-on sun hood is available in HDR mode as displaying a wider brightness range reduces the overall brightness of the monitor.
Incoming video signals can be recorded in a wide range of Apple ProRes and Avid DNxHD codecs which maintain high quality while not requiring the storage space of uncompressed video. Both DNx and ProRes are edit-friendly with no conversion required in post-production to ensure smooth playback and compatibility with most common video editing software. With incredible SSDs arranged to record in all game plans including 4K and high-plot rate HD, the standard 2.5″ SATA III record media is upheld.
The Features of Ninja Inferno
The Atomos Ninja Inferno features built-in protective armor that features chamfered edge and silicone-covered corners that is built to withstand the rigors of production. The Ninja Flame like its predecessor, the Inferno features dual Sony L-Series battery plates that support battery hot-swapping which enables longer run times with hot-swapping. The monitor supports balanced XLR inputs with 48V phantom power and XLR outputs via separately available audio breakout cables for its audio recording. An additional feature includes a variety of onscreen exposure analysis, focus assist tools, and framing. An SSD Caddy, power supply, and a travel case are included with the unit.
An HDR Signal Management
HDR and LOG signals can be difficult to monitor with conventional equipment. The LOG signal can be converted to the PQ standard for compatibility with existing consumer and professional HDR equipment with the Ninja Inferno’s built-in HDR signal management functions.
The 7” Daylight Viewable Screen
The 7″ LCD screen of Ninja Inferno is lit up by an excellent 1500 plate/m² LED scenery enlightenment that makes it possible to find in light without requiring a hood. The screen likewise shading adjusted from the industrial facility to guarantee exact picture portrayal.