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‘Dear Diary’ Behind the scenes with Rah Sharma – Shot on Nikon Z6 + Ninja V

August 24th, 2020

Rah Sharma shares his story behind this zero-budget video Dear Diary. The project was filmed using the Nikon Z6 + Ninja V + Zhiyun Weebill S combination, to capture these High Dynamic Range images with cinematic movement. 



The Nikon Z6 is a mirrorless marvel that shoots amazing 24.5 megapixel stills and 4K video. Out of the box it outputs up to 10-bit 4Kp30 Log video over HDMI to any current Atomos monitor/recorder. With the addition of Nikon service upgrade procedure, it can also output RAW video over HDMI to the Ninja V.



The Ninja V can also allow users to accurately monitor the Z6 RAW signal on its daylight-viewable 5″ HDR screen, previewing it for HDR in a choice of HLG and PQ (HDR10) formats. The Ninja V gives the Z6 multiple options for recording professional video. Choose the codec and the quality you need for the job in hand with options from ProRes RAW, ProRes or Avid DNx that are now supported on the leading NLE softwares.





Ninja V      Nikon Z6

Rah Sharma

Rah Sharma is a multi-award winning cinematographer from Sydney, Australia. Under his company, Nighthawk Productions, Rah specialises in both commercial and arthouse filmmaking. As a self-taught filmmaker and a self-starter entrepreneur, Rah has built a highly impressive filmography since kickstarting his career in 2015. This includes feature films, short films and music videos. Additionally he has created a large catalogue of product and location advertising and commercials.

Atomos products used

Below are Atomos products used in the video.

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