Pocket AC is a collection of tools and reference tables for cinematographers, camera assistants, operators, DITs, and videographers developed by a camera assistant. It features various calculators and charts to help prep and execute productions. In addition, the included camera log allows ACs to quickly log shots and email the setups of the day.
-Depth of Field and Split Focus
-Digital Runtime, Filesize and Compression
-Diopter and Split Diopter
-Field of View with preview
-Focal Length Equivalents
-Footage Length and Runtime
-Mired Shift and Filter Suggestions
-Screentime and Runtime
-Shutter Angle and Exposure Time
-Unit Converter (Filesize, illumination, length, temperature, weight)
-Camera Specifications (Over 60 Film and Digital Cameras)
-HMI Safe Shutter Angles
-Lens Specifications (Over 450 Lenses)
Camera Log Features:
-Built-in Presets to make logging faster
-Table and List view
-Insert Slate view
-Email Log as CSV format for Excel or HTML format for web browsers
-Production Details offer statistics about the production (Avg lens, total setups, avg setups per day, etc.)
And more to come!
Some cameras supported include:
-Arri Alexa (all models including XT)
-Blackmagic Cinema Camera
-Canon 5D MKII, 5D MKIII, 7D, C100, C300, C500
-Nikon D3100, D800
-Panasonic AF100, DVX100, HMC150, GH2, GH3
-Phantom Flex, Miro 320S
-Red One, MX, Epic, Scarlet, Dragon Epic, Dragon Scarlet
-Silicon Imaging SI-2K
-Sony EX1, EX3, F3, F5, F55, F65
-16mm and 35mm formats
-Digital Runtime Calculator supports Aja Ki Pro Mini and Sound Devices PIX 240
-Store up to 5 Custom Camera Settings
Please feel free to email me at pocketAC@gmail.com with any questions or suggestions, especially if you'd like to see any specific cameras or lenses added.
Exim Labs- Alex Lim
8/13This is the date of the app's last update that we manually reviewed. It may have updated since then — or maybe not.
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