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Equipment at the Pratt Institute Libraries

4K Camcorder

Panasonic HC-VX981K

  • 1/2.3" MOS Sensor
  • Recording system: NTSC
  • Optical 20x Zoom
  • Optical & Digital Stabilization
  • Illumination 1400 Lux
  • Video shutter speed: 1/24 - 1/8000 sec.
  • Outputs: Micro HDMI, AV, USB 2.0, Headphone
  • Microphone input
  • Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)

  • Battery
  • 64GB SD Card
  • Lens Hood
  • AC Adapter
  • Power Cable
  • USB Cable
  • Lens Clearning Cloth

*Shoe Adapter is required to mount a shotgun microphone or audio recorder on a camcorder. See Accessories tab on Camcorder and Audio Recorder pages

Maximum recording duration on the supplied 64GB SD card:

  • 4K (3840 x 2160p) MP4 - 1 hr 50 min
  • Full HD (1920 x 1080p) at 60p, 50 Mb/s MP4 - 3 hrs
  • Full HD (1920 x 1080p) at 60p, 28 Mb/s MP4/AVCHD - 5 hrs 20 min
  • Full HD (1920 x 1080p) at 24p - 3 hrs
  • HD (1280 x 720p) at 30p, 9 Mb/s MP4 - 16 hrs 50 min

Video recording time with the supplied battery:

  • 4K (3840 x 2160) at 30p - 1 hr 25 min
  • 4K (3840 x 2160) at 24p - 1 hr 35 min
  • Full HD (1920 x 1080) at 60p - 1 hr 35 min
  • Full HD (1920 x 1080) at 24p - 2 hrs
  • HD (1280 x 720) - 1 hr 50 min

Battery charging time - 2 hrs 20 min


Mirrorless Camera

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G85

  • 17.3 x 13mm MOS Sensor
  • 16 Megapixels
  • Sensor-Shift 5-Axis Stabilization
  • Shutter speed: 60 sec - 1/4000 (mechanical)
  • 12-60mm lens (35mm equivalent: 24-120mm)
  • Video recording system: NTSC
  • Outputs: Micro HDMI, 2.5mm Sub-Mini, USB 2.0
  • Microphone input
  • Wi-Fi

  • Battery
  • Charger
  • 64GB SD Card
  • USB Cable
  • Lens Cap
  • Lens Protective Filter
  • Lens Cleaning Cloth

*Shoe Adapter is required to mount a shotgun microphone or audio recorder on a camcorder. See Accessories tab on Camcorder and Audio Recorder pages

Number of recordable pictures on the supplied 64GB SD Card:

  • RAW (picture size L) - 2230
  • JPEG (picture size L) - 7260

Video recording duration on the supplied 64GB SD card:

  • 4K (3840 x 2160p) MP4 - 1 hr 20 min
  • Full HD (1920 x 1080p) at 60p, 28 Mb/s MP4/AVCHD - 5 hrs
  • Full HD (1920 x 1080p) at 30p, 20 Mb/s MP4 - 6 hrs 40 min
  • Full HD (1920 x 1080p) at 24p/30p, 24 Mb/s AVCHD - 5 hrs 50 min
  • HD (1280 x 720p) at 30p, 10 Mb/s MP4 - 12 hrs 45 min

Video recording time with the supplied battery:

  • 4K (3840 x 2160) at 30p - 1 hr 30 min
  • Full HD (1920 x 1080) at 60p - 1 hr 50 min

Photo recording time with the supplied battery:

  • Number of recordable pictures - 320
  • Recording time - 2 hrs 40 min

Battery charging time:

  • 2 hrs 20 min


Point-and-Shoot Camera

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000

  • 1" MOS Sensor
  • 20.1 Megapixels
  • Optical Image Stabilization
  • Shutter speed: 60 sec - 1/4000 (mechanical)
  • 9.1-146mm lens (35mm equivalent: 25-400mm)
  • Video recording system: NTSC
  • Video recording limit: 29 min 59 sec
  • Outputs: Micro HDMI, 2.5mm Sub-Mini, USB 2.0, AV/USB Multi, AV
  • Microphone input
  • Wi-Fi

  • Battery
  • Charger
  • 64GB SD Card
  • USB Cable
  • Lens Cap
  • Lens Cleaning Cloth

*Shoe Adapter is required to mount a shotgun microphone or audio recorder on a camcorder. See Accessories tab on Camcorder and Audio Recorder pages

Number of recordable pictures on the supplied 64GB SD Card:

  • RAW (picture size L) - 1840
  • JPEG (picture size L) - 5810

Video recording duration on the supplied 64GB SD card:

  • 4K (3840 x 2160p) MP4 - 1 hr 20 min
  • Full HD (1920 x 1080p) at 60p, 28 Mb/s MP4/AVCHD - 5 hrs
  • Full HD (1920 x 1080p) at 30p, 20 Mb/s MP4 - 6 hrs 40 min
  • Full HD (1920 x 1080p) at 24p/30p, 24 Mb/s AVCHD - 5 hrs 50 min
  • HD (1280 x 720p) at 30p, 10 Mb/s MP4 - 12 hrs 45 min

Video recording time with the supplied battery:

  • 4K (3840 x 2160) at 30p - 1 hr 30 min
  • Full HD (1920 x 1080) at 30p - 2 hr 20 min

Photo recording time with the supplied battery:

  • Number of recordable pictures - 300
  • Recording time - 2 hrs 30 min

Battery charging time:

  • 2 hrs 20 min

Video Recording Limitations:

Video recording stops when the continuous recording time exceeds 29 minutes and 59 seconds (4K/MP4), or the file size exceeds 4GB (FHD/MP4)