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Cinephotography Tools - Recording Time

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Use this tool to estimate the video data rate and available recording time based on your chosen camera settings. This can help you understand media requirements and production costs in advance of a shoot.

Results represent averages over the course of a typical recording, and may vary depending on subject matter or shooting duration. Pushing the recording time too close to the listed maximum therefore risks running out of space. Prior to any mission-critical shoot, it's always recommended to perform your own tests using typical camera settings and shooting conditions, and to have extra storage space just in case.

Also be sure to enter the usable storage space for a given media type, not the total storage space. For example, a 960GB SSD often has no more than 895GB of usable space once formatted.

Note that actual available settings will depend on camera model and firmware version. Current values are intended as a rough guideline (some results may vary).

For a background on this topic, also see our articles on REDCODE, High Dynamic Range with HDRx, Motion Capture at 4K+and Upscaled 1080P vs Native 4K.

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Focal Length Speed Weight Close Focus Length Front Diameter
18mm T1.8 - 22 6.45 lbs 4" 6" 110mm
25mm T1.8 - 22 6.16 lbs 4" 6" 110mm
35mm T1.8 - 22 6.07 lbs 4" ?" 110mm
50mm T1.8 - 22 4.53 lbs 6" 4.5" 110mm
85mm T1.8 - 22 4.2 lbs 18" 4.5" 110mm
100mm T1.8 - 22 4.39 lbs 18" 4.5" 110mm