Cineflex V14HD Camera System
PDG Helicopters own and operate the amazing Cineflex V14 HD aerial camera system. This versatile system is recognised and used all over the world on award winning productions for both film and TV. We supply the system as a package that includes the features and options below together with our own, experienced, in-house camera operator technicians.
Rock Solid Shots
The Cineflex V14HD camera system uses military grade gyro technology and high precision components to deliver the most incredible vibration free, high definition video even at full zoom. The camera is stabilised in 5 axis which includes the 'roll' axis which keeps the horizon level even when the helicopter is banking and maneuvering.
High Definition Camera
Our Cineflex V14 HD is equipped with a Sony HDC-1500 Cine-Alta camera at its heart. This camera features incredible detail and clarity with low picture noise whilst offering a broad range of high definition frames rates including 1080/50i, 1080/60i, 1080/24P, 1080/25P, 1080/30P and 1080/59.94P. All camera parameters and settings are controlled via the Sony RMB-750 control unit which is built into the main Cineflex control panel.
Massive Zoom Lens
Our System is fitted with a Fujinon HA42x9.7 lens which is both incredibly powerful and versatile, it has has been specially selected to deliver incredible close up shots and generous wide angle views whilst maintaining pin sharp clarity. The lens also features a servo controlled 2x extender to increase zoom power to a massive 84x (815mm focal length).
The Odyssey has rapidly become our most popular recorder due to its compact size, built in monitor and ProRes codec which offers 422LT, 422 and 422HQ. It records to 2x 512gb SSD drives which can be rapidly downloaded post-flight on to portable hard drives.Cineflex Camera Mounts
PDG Helicopters use the Airfilm AFSP-1 mount, which can be installed on any of our AS350 and AS355 helicopters. This specially designed mount fits to the nose of the aircraft where the camera has an unrestricted view.
PDG can also provide live aerial broadcast work by equipping the Cineflex camera system with a digital microwave down-link system, further details on request.
For further information on aerial filming with our Cineflex V14 HD camera system call +44(0)1667 462740 or click here to Contact Us.