BMPCC problems (memory card?)

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BMPCC problems (memory card?)

PostSun May 13, 2018 6:42 pm

I purchased a BMPCC (first model) used. The firmware is updated.
I was recording a video clip for a musician and I had these problems:
1. By recording in raw, the bmpcc divided the clip into multiple clips. By recording in prores hq I had the exclamation mark symbol: dropped frames.
I could register only in prores 422.
2. From time to time, even if the battery was charged, the camera turned itself off. When I registered in prores 422 it remained on and I could make my shots.
I used the following memory cards:
* Sandisk Extreme Pro, SD, 64GB SDXC UHS-I class 10
* Sandisk Extreme SDHC 32gb class 10

I hope someone can help me, thank you!

Denny Smith

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Re: BMPCC problems (memory card?)

PostWed May 16, 2018 3:32 am

Use the BM speed check software to check the actual write speed of your SD cards. Sounds like you may have a bad or counterfeit card. Where did yiu get your cards from?

While the 32GB card is on the approved list, I could never get mine to work correctly. But the 64GB Extremem Pro 95mbs card should work with ProRes HQ.
Denny Smith
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