At Kitmondo, we pride ourselves on offering an extensive range of used 5K cameras, which are indispensable for ultra-high-resolution video production in the broadcast, film, and audio sectors. These state-of-the-art cameras are designed to capture highly detailed and vibrant footage, ensuring superior clarity and color accuracy. Our inventory includes models priced from €5,000 for entry-level options to €50,000 for high-end, professional-grade units from top brands like RED, Blackmagic Design, Canon, and Sony. Each camera comes with unique specifications such as sensor size, frame rate, dynamic range, and connectivity options, ensuring they cater to your specific production needs.

When selecting a 5K camera, it is essential to consider factors such as the type of projects (e.g., feature films, television series, commercial productions), required resolution and frame rate, low-light performance, and the availability of compatible lenses and accessories. These considerations are vital for achieving top-quality video production, enhancing workflow efficiency, and meeting the demands of diverse shooting environments. Investing in our used 5K cameras not only provides access to high-performance equipment at substantially reduced prices but also contributes to sustainable practices by extending the lifecycle of advanced technology. Trust Kitmondo’s commitment to exceptional customer service to find the ideal camera for enhancing your video production capabilities.

Explore Kitmondo’s listings today to find reliable 5K cameras that deliver outstanding performance and exceptional value for your broadcast, film, and audio production needs.

Used SCHNEIDER XENON PL LENS SET (Full Frame)

Year: 2019

The set contains 5 lens of 25mm, 35mm, 50mm, 75mm, 100mm, f2,1 all in mint condition in hard travelling case. Also there is a Red Pro Prime 18mm, f1,8 to cover the wider angle shots.

The ARRI ALEXA Mini Cinema Camera

Year: 2016

The ARRI ALEXA Mini Cinema Camera Kit is a game-changer for filmmakers seeking unparalleled image quality and flexibility. This camera system is designed for versatility, offering both PL and Canon EF mounts, making it adaptable to a wide range of lenses. Whether you're shooting a feature film, commercial, or documentary, the ALEXA Mini delivers exceptional results. Key Technical Specifications: Camera …


Used RED Gemini 5K S35

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RED introduced the new GEMINI® 5K S35 sensor for the RED EPIC-W camera. Used RED Gemini 5K S35 everages dual sensitivity modes to provide creators with greater flexibility for a variety of shooting environments. Whether capturing with GEMINI’s Standard Mode for well-lit conditions or its Low Light Mode for darker environments, Used RED EPIC-W 5K S35 delivers incredible dynamic range …

Used Panasonic AW-UE160K 4K PTZ Camera (BLACK)

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FEATURES Uncompromising shooting performance and operability Optical low-pass filter significantly reduces moiré Newly developed 4K Sensor offering superior sensitivity Significantly improved Autofocus with advanced technology SMPTE 2110 Support with purchase of additional software key The AW-UE160 4K PTZ camera features a newly developed 4K 1” MOS sensor that offers the highest sensitivity of Panasonic’s entire PTZ lineup. Production teams shooting …

Panasonic AK-UC4000 Camera

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The Used Panasonic AK-UC4000 studio camera is yet another Panasonic innovation in broadcast technology. Users can operate the Used Panasonic AK-UC4000 camera in both 4K and HD modes. In HD mode the Used Panasonic AK-UC4000 produces HD images with high sensitivity and low noise. In addition to the functions appreciated in previous studio camera series such as DRS and CineGamma, …

Used Panasonic Varicam LT - 4K EF Mount Cinema Camera with accessories

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The Panasonic Varicam LT is a 4K HDR compact professional cinema camera, available in used condition, coming with its own accessories. Working perfectly, it is fully serviced by the technical lab and covered with a 3 months warranty. Main features of the Panasonic Varicam LT Lightweight 4K Camera with Super35mm sized CMOS sensor 4448×2308 pixels AVC-Intra 4K codec (records 4K …

Red Gemini DSMC2 5K S35 Camera

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For flexibility in any situation, GEMINI is RED's highest sensitivity sensor to date and offers significantly increased performance in low-light settings and improved performance in shadows. A DSMC2 BRAIN is capable of data write speeds of 300 MB/s, and can simultaneously record in REDCODE RAW and Apple ProRes or Avid DNxHR/HD. With features like cable-free peripherals, integrated media bay, wireless …

Used Panasonic AK-PLV100GSJ 4K PL-Mount Studio Camera

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Large Format Sensor and PL Mount for Various Expression 5.7K Super 35mm sensor and PL Lens mount for a shallow-depth look Switchable frame rate between cinematic 24p/30p or broadcast 60p system SMPTE ST2110* video output directly from its camera head Compatibility with Panasonic's 2/3-inch studio camera system equipment The capture frame rate is switchable to Cinematic 24p/30p on a 60p …

Used Panasonic AW-UE160W 4K PTZ Camera (WHITE)

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FEATURES Uncompromising shooting performance and operability Optical low-pass filter significantly reduces moiré Newly developed 4K Sensor offering superior sensitivity Significantly improved Autofocus with advanced technology SMPTE 2110 Support with purchase of additional software key The AW-UE160 4K PTZ camera features a newly developed 4K 1” MOS sensor that offers the highest sensitivity of Panasonic’s entire PTZ lineup. Production teams shooting …

Used DATAVIDEO PTC-285NDI 4k 3x Camera Auto Tracking Basic Streaming Kit

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Experience seamless live streaming with our Basic 3 Camera Kit featuring Datavideo PTC-285NDI 4K PTZ Cameras, Datavideo iCast 10NDI Streaming Switcher, and the Datavideo TPC-700P 7-Inch Touch Panel Controller. Easily control your setup with intuitive PoE-enabled touch panel control FEATURES Datavideo PTC-285NDI 4K PTZ Camera: High-quality 1/2.5" CMOS sensor for exceptional image capture 4K Ultra HD resolution for stunning visuals …

Used Sony PMW-F5 - Pre-owned CineAlta Super 35mm camera with 4K option & DVF-L350

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The Sony Cinealta 4K Sony PMW-f5 is available in used condition, fully serviced by the technical lab, and covered by a 3 months warranty. It comes with a viewfinder DVF-L350 and a 4K option to record in 4K XAVC directly on the memory card. Main features of the Sony PMW F5 CMOS Super 35 4K 8.9 Mpx sensor Cinema camera …

Used ARRI Alexa 35 Production Set

Year: 2023

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Panasonic AK-UC4000GS Camera Chain

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Want to capture stunning 4K HDR video and silky smooth slow motion? Need to use equipment on the approved Netflix camera list? The Panasonic AK-UC4000GS has you covered. As video professionals ourselves, we know how important it is to have the right tools for the job. That’s why we’re excited to showcase the AK-UC4000GS – it’s packed with cutting edge …

ARRI Alexa Mini 7K Hours (Used Like NEW)

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ARRI Alexa Mini 7K Hours (Used Like NEW) Both Licenses Available Just Passed Inspection


Elevate Your Visual Mastery: A Comprehensive Guide to 5K Cameras

In the dynamic world of broadcast, film, and audio production, 5K cameras stand at the forefront of cutting-edge visual technology. Delivering stunning resolution and exceptional image quality, these cameras are crucial for producing top-tier content across cinema, television, and digital platforms. Grasping the types, features, and considerations for purchasing 5K cameras can significantly boost your production capabilities. Kitmondo, a premier online marketplace for used industrial machinery, offers a diverse array of 5K cameras, providing access to high-quality equipment at competitive prices.

Exploring the Spectrum: Types of 5K Cameras

5K cameras come in various configurations to cater to specific production needs and environments. Key types include:

Cinema Cameras

Cinema cameras are built for high-end film production, featuring advanced capabilities and high dynamic range (HDR) options. They offer unparalleled image quality, color precision, and flexibility in post-production.

  • Full-Frame Cinema Cameras: With full-frame sensors, these cameras capture intricate details and offer superior depth of field, making them ideal for feature films and premium commercials.
  • Super 35 Cinema Cameras: Utilizing a Super 35 sensor size, standard in the industry, these cameras strike a balance between quality and versatility, perfect for diverse production needs.

Broadcast Cameras

Tailored for live TV production, sports, and news broadcasting, broadcast cameras are engineered to handle dynamic shooting conditions and provide robust connectivity for live streaming.

  • Studio Cameras: Optimized for controlled studio environments, these cameras deliver high-resolution output, extensive control options, and compatibility with various broadcast setups.
  • Field Cameras: Portable and resilient, field cameras are designed for outdoor broadcasts and live events, capturing high-quality 5K footage on the go.

Mirrorless and DSLR Cameras

Mirrorless and DSLR cameras have become staples in professional video production, thanks to their compact size, interchangeable lenses, and high image quality. They are versatile, fitting a wide range of applications from indie filmmaking to corporate videos.

  • Mirrorless Cameras: Known for their lightweight build and advanced autofocus systems, mirrorless cameras excel in both video and still photography.
  • DSLR Cameras: Traditionally for photography, many DSLRs now offer excellent 5K video capabilities, making them a versatile choice for multimedia creators.

Action Cameras

Action cameras are compact, rugged, and built for capturing high-quality video in extreme conditions. They are perfect for adventure sports, documentary filmmaking, and any scenario where portability and durability are essential.

  • Standard Action Cameras: Deliver 5K resolution in a small, waterproof package, ideal for on-the-go filming.
  • 360-Degree Action Cameras: Capture immersive 360-degree video in 5K, offering unique perspectives and creative opportunities.

Kitmondo’s wide selection ensures that creators can find 5K cameras suited to their specific production needs.

Key Features and Specifications

When choosing a 5K camera, consider the following critical features and specifications to ensure it meets your production requirements:

Resolution and Frame Rates

Shooting in 5K resolution is vital, but also consider the supported frame rates. Higher frame rates (like 60fps or 120fps) are crucial for smooth motion and slow-motion footage. Kitmondo’s listings provide detailed specs on resolution and frame rates, helping you find a camera that aligns with your creative vision.

Sensor Size and Type

The sensor size and type affect image quality, depth of field, and low-light performance. Full-frame sensors offer superior image quality and low-light capabilities, while Super 35 sensors provide a balance of quality and versatility. Mirrorless and DSLR cameras typically use APS-C or Micro Four Thirds sensors, offering excellent image quality in a smaller form factor.

Dynamic Range

A wide dynamic range allows for capturing more detail in both highlights and shadows, offering greater flexibility in post-production. Cameras with high dynamic range (HDR) capabilities are essential for achieving professional-grade footage.

Lens Compatibility

Interchangeable lenses allow for creative flexibility and precise framing. Ensure the camera is compatible with a wide range of lenses to suit various shooting scenarios. Different brands use different mount types, so verify lens compatibility with your existing gear or future acquisitions.

Connectivity and Storage

Professional production often requires robust connectivity for monitoring, recording, and live streaming. Look for cameras with multiple input/output options like HDMI, SDI, and XLR. Additionally, consider storage options, as high-resolution 5K footage demands substantial storage capacity and fast write speeds.

Build Quality and Ergonomics

The build quality and ergonomics affect the camera's usability and durability, especially in challenging production environments. Consider the camera’s weight, form factor, weather sealing, and the layout of controls for ease of use.

Leading Brands in 5K Cameras

Reputable brands and manufacturers ensure higher quality and better support. Leading brands in the 5K camera market include:

  • RED: Renowned for high-end cinema cameras, RED offers exceptional image quality and flexibility, a top choice for professional filmmakers.
  • ARRI: ARRI cameras are celebrated for their color science and dynamic range, widely used in feature films and high-end productions.
  • Sony: Sony provides a range of 5K cameras, from cinema to broadcast models, known for advanced technology and reliability.
  • Canon: Canon’s 5K cameras are famed for their color accuracy and lens compatibility, suitable for cinema and broadcast applications.
  • Blackmagic Design: Blackmagic offers affordable, high-quality 5K cameras with robust features, popular in indie filmmaking and live production.

Kitmondo features equipment from these and other reputable brands, ensuring access to reliable and well-supported machinery.

Pricing of Used 5K Cameras

The cost of used 5K cameras varies widely based on factors like age, condition, brand, and specific features. Prices generally range from a few thousand to several tens of thousands of dollars. For example, a used Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera 5K might cost around $2,000 to $4,000, while a high-end RED or ARRI cinema camera could range from $20,000 to $50,000. Kitmondo's marketplace offers various pricing options, providing transparency and competitive deals for buyers.

Conclusion

5K cameras are essential for broadcast, film, and audio industries, offering unmatched resolution and image quality for professional content creation. By understanding the different types of cameras and key factors to consider when purchasing, businesses and creators can make informed decisions that align with their production needs. Kitmondo offers a comprehensive platform for sourcing high-quality used machinery, providing detailed listings and competitive pricing. Whether you need a cinema camera, broadcast camera, mirrorless or DSLR camera, or action camera, Kitmondo’s extensive inventory and user-friendly interface make it easy to find the right equipment for your production endeavors.