Octopus is undercutting Blackmagic with its low-cost Super 16 cine camera with Arri Alexa chops

Let’s be clear from the start – the newly developed Octopus Cinema 16 cine camera is digital, not analog. You’re not going to be putting a reel of Super 16 film through it, but you’ll be capturing 4K video on its digital sensor purpose-built for video that’s the same size as a frame of Super 16 film. It’s no Kodak Super 8, but the Octopus 16 offers huge bang for buck and could be the go-to cine camera for low-budget

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