How To Set Up Timecode On Your Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Cameras

August 3, 2022

Step-By-Step User Guide

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6k Mic Input

Step #1

First things first, grab a 3.5 to 3.5 TRS cable. Next, locate the mic input on the left side of the Blackmagic Pocket 6K and plug it in.

Deity TC-1 time code generator frame rate setting

Step #2

Really quickly, confirm your frame rate, in this case I’m using “24.

On your TC-1, scroll over to the frame rate section and match it to the camera.

Deity TC-1 time code generator out type setting. L-Out

Step #3

Next, scroll over to the out type section and select “L-Out.”

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6k with Deity TC-1 timecode generator

You’re Connected!

Your Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera will automatically recognize this signal and is ready to be synced with the rest of your set!

If you need help syncing your Deity TC-1 to your other Deity TC-1 timecode generators, here is a User Guide!

Connect all your devices to your phone or laptop via Sidus Audio™️. With our app, you can control your device’s settings, monitor their status, and sync all your units at once. Learn More

For the user guide to Sidus Audio™️ Click Here


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