5.9K ProRes RAW Recording Now Enabled on the Panasonic S1 and Ninja V

Atomos has enabled Apple ProRes RAW recording from the LUMIX S1 with the latest firmware update AtomOS 10.63 for the Ninja V. When combined with the latter, the full-frame LUMIX S1 will be capable of recording up to 5.9K ProRes RAW.

To unlock this functionality, the Panasonic S1 users will also need to update their camera to firmware v2.0 and purchase the DMW-SFU2 upgrade software key. This code unlocks a range of advanced video functions to further expand on the video performance of the full-frame S1 mirrorless camera including the Raw output capabilities when combined with the Ninja V. You can find all details regarding the LUMIX S1 Firmware v2.0 below.

Image Credit: Atomos

LUMIX S1 Firmware v2.0 Highlights

6K/5.9K/5.4K Recording

  • 6K 24p, 4:2:0 10bit LongGOP, 200Mbps, LPCM
  • 5.9K 30p/25p/24p, 4:2:0 10bit LongGOP, 200Mbps, LPCM
  • 5.4K 30p/25p, 4:2:0 10bit LongGOP, 200Mbps, LPCM

4K DCI Recording

  • C4K 60p/50p, 4:2:0 10bit LongGOP, 200Mbps, LPCM
  • C4K 60p/50p, 4:2:0 8bit LongGOP, 150Mbps, LPCM
  • C4K 30p/25p/24p, 4:2:2 10bit LongGOP, 150Mbps, LPCM

4K UHD Recording

  • 4K 60p/50p, 4:2:0 10bit LongGOP, 200Mbps, LPCM

4K Anamorphic (3328×2496) Recording

  • 4K-A 50p, 4:2:0 10bit LongGOP, 200Mbps, LPCM
  • 4K-A 50p, 4:2:0 8bit LongGOP, 150Mbps, LPCM
  • 4K-A 30p/25p/24p, 4:2:2 10bit LongGOP, 150Mbps, LPCM

12bit ProRes RAW Recording

  • 5.9K (16:9) 5888 x 3312 at 29.97, 25, 23.98
  • 4.1K 4128 x 2176 at 59.94, 50, 29.97, 25, 23.98
  • 3.5K (4:3) 3536 x 2656 at 50, 29.97, 25, 23.98

To download the latest AtomOS 10.63 update, head over to Atomos’ website here.

[source: Atomos]

Order Links:

  • Panasonic DMW-SFU2 Lumix S1 Filmmaker V-Log Upgrade Software Key (B&H)
  • Panasonic Lumix DC-S1 Mirrorless Digital Camera (B&H, Amazon)
  • Atomos Ninja V 5″ 4K HDMI Recording Monitor (B&HAmazon)

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