Pivothead Handsfree HD POV Camera. $299 US.

Cameras

Pivothead is a very cool new HD POV camera that is truly handsfree. This has some serious action cam potential and may have some killer narrative possibilities as well. The pivothead will only set you back around three hundred smackers.

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Specifications.

 

  • One-button video capture
  • 1080p, 30fps | 720p, 60fps | 720p, 30fps
  • Quick or customizable capture settings
  • Continuos, Auto, Fixed or Macro Focus Options
  • Auto, Bright, or Dim Exposure Options
  • Face Tracking, Time & Date Stamp, Black/White capture (optional settings)
  • Built-in Microphone

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DESCRIPTION

OPTICS 4 ELEMENT GLASS LENS Largan Glass Camera Lens
FOCUS Continous Focus | Auto Focus: 4”- | Fixed focus: 2.8’ – | Macro 4”- 28”
FIELD OF VIEW 75 Degrees
IMAGE SENSOR 8MP Sony CMOS
RAM 2GB SDRAM
VIDEO RESOLUTION 1080p@30fps | 720p@60fps | 720p@30fps
VIDEO FORMAT Mp4 H.264
EXPOSURE Auto | Bright | Dim
VIDEO OPTIONAL SETTING Black & White | Face Tracking | Time/Date Stamp
AUDIO FORMAT AAC MONO 44.1 kHz
PHOTO IMAGE SIZE OPTIONS 8MP | 5MP | 3MP
BURST OPTIONS 16 Shot Stills | 10 Shot Stills | 5 Shot Stills | 3 Shot Stills
TIME LAPSE OPTION 1 Shot/1s | 1 Shot/30s | 4 Shots/8s
4 Shots/30s | 10 Shots/30s | 5 Shots/60s
FOCUS Auto | Macro
EXPOSURE Auto | Bright | Dim
ISO Auto | 200 | 800 | 1600
PHOTO OPTIONAL SETTING Black & White
Time/Date Stamp
STORAGE INTERNAL MEMORY 8GB
INTERFACE USB CABLE USB 2.0 Cable for Charging and Data Transfer
POWER RECHARGEABLE Rechargeable 3.7VLi-Polymer/440mAh
DC POWER USB power via Micro USB, 5V DC 500mA
OPERATING SYSTEM SYSTEM Mac | PC | Android
PRE SET MODES Active | Action Sport | Power Save
Spectator | Hands On (Macro) | Social | Black & White
CERTIFICATION FCC | FDA | CE

 

Jared Abrams
Jared Abrams is a cinematographer based in Hollywood, California. After many years as a professional camera assistant he switched over to still photography. About two years ago a new Canon camera changed the way the world sees both motion and still photography. He just happened to be in the right place at the right time.