blackmagic ultrastudio recorder 3g

Blackmagic UltraStudio Recorder 3G
Blackmagic UltraStudio Recorder 3G
Blackmagic UltraStudio Recorder 3G setup instructions for stop motion animation or time-lapse photography with Dragonframe

Supported Versions

Dragonframe 4.2.4: YES
Dragonframe 3.7.4: YES
Dragon Stop Motion 2.3.8: NO
(Dragonframe was previously called Dragon Stop Motion)

Live View

The Blackmagic UltraStudio Recorder 3G provides a live video stream over its Thunderbolt 3 connection.

Camera Settings

Dragonframe does not control this camera's settings.

HDMI Capture

This Blackmagic device is not a camera, but a device for capturing HDMI (or SDI) into a form your computer can use.

It is useful for providing a video assist from another camera, but will not trigger high-resolution on it.

Product Info

You can find the Blackmagic UltraStudio Recorder 3G manual and specifications at the Blackmagic website.

Setup Instructions

  1. Make sure you have the latest Blackmagic Desktop Video software installed. Dragonframe won't detect your device without it.
  2. You may need to configure the device Input and Connection to match your camera's output. You can do this through the Capture | Video Settings... screen in Dragonframe.
  3. macOS Note: If you have installed the Blackmagic Desktop Video software, and the device is connected, but the computer doesn't detect it, check System Preferences | Security and Privacy | General to see if the application has been blocked.
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