At this year’s NAB 2014, Aja has announced their entrance into the camera manufacturing game with their new camera, the Cion. Priced at $9,000, the Cion has a PL mount, Thunderbolt connection, global 4K shutter, and can capture in ProRes.
Naturally, people are surprised, similar to when Blackmagic first announced their own fledgling camera, the Blackmagic Cinema Camera. Twitter was alight last night, even before the official release:
Tweets about “#cion”
For those attending NAB this year, you can visit Aja for more information at their booth, #SL2505. Be sure to stay tuned for more information as it comes along.