The world's most affordable and flexible professional broadcast camera.
The Blackmagic Design URSA Broadcast works as both a field camera and a studio camera. The URSA broadcast is perfect for traditional broadcasters because it is compatitble with lens and batteries already on the market and owned by broadcasters! The URSA broadcast records onto SD cards using common file formats that are compatible with almost all broadcast softwares.
Work in HD or Ultra HD
The Blackmagic URSA Broadcast features an incredible 4K image sensor and a new extended video mode with better dynamic range and colour fidelity.
Super Tough Design
The Blackmagic URSA Broadcast is built from a super tough, lightweight magnesium alloy that is perfectly balanced and designed to be comfortable for all day use. It's externally mounted, well-built mechanical switches give you direct access to the most important camera functions.
Broadcast Quality Audio
The Blackmagic URSA Broadcast has a high quality microphone and professional audio recorder built in so you don't have to carry any extra sound equipment!
2/3 inch sensor size when using 4K B4 mount (Actual sensor size 13.056mm x 7.344mm)
B4 2/3 inch
Electronic control via 12-pin broadcast connector. Control possible via EF mount pins when using optional URSA Mini Pro EF Mount.
In-camera correction of color fringing when using compatible B4 lenses.
3840 x 2160, 1920 x 1080
Project frame rates of 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30, 50, 59.94 and 60 fps supported.
Off-speed frame rates up to 60p.
Built in ND Filters
Four position ND filter wheel with clear, 2-stop, 4-stop and 6-stop ND filters.
Focus button turns on peaking, auto focus available using compatible lenses with focus servo. Touch and hold on LCD determines focus region and triggers auto focus.
Iris wheel and touchscreen slider for manual iris adjustment on electronically controllable lenses, iris button for instant auto iris settings on compatible lenses so no pixel is clipped in film mode. Scene average auto exposure in video and extended video mode.
LCD capacitive touchscreen.
Automatically populated lens data from electronic B4 lenses. Automatic recording of camera settings and slate data such as project, scene number, take and special notes.
Touchscreen menus on 4 inch screen.
Push buttons for other controls.
3 assignable shortcut keys on camera and 2 assignable shortcut keys (VTR and RET) on compatible B4 lenses.
Highly accurate timecode clock. Less than 1 frame drift every 8 hours.
1 x SDI
Total Video Outputs
1 x SDI, 1 x SDI Monitoring.
1.5G, 3G, 6G, 12G.
Analog Audio Inputs
2 x XLR switchable between mic, line and AES digital audio. Phantom power support.
1 x 3.5mm headphone jack, supports iPhone microphone for talkback.
2 x 2.5mm LANC input for Rec Start/Stop, plus Iris and Focus control using compatible lenses.
USB Type-C for software updates.