Red + Canon RF = Red V-Raptor ST, an 8K camera that shoots up to 600fps

Red joins the 8K battle! The Red V-Raptor ST delivers 8K 120fps – for $24,500
(Image credit: YouTube: Red Digital Cinema)

Red has announced its latest flagship cinema camera, the Red V-Raptor ST, and in doing so has joined the 8K battleground. 

The new Red V-Raptor ST features a newly designed 35.4 megapixel sensor, which is capable of producing 8K video at up to 120 frames per second or 2K video up to an astonishing 600 frames per second.

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James Artaius

The editor of Digital Camera World, James has 21 years experience as a journalist and started working in the photographic industry in 2014 (as an assistant to Damian McGillicuddy, who succeeded David Bailey as Principal Photographer for Olympus). In this time he shot for clients like Aston Martin Racing, Elinchrom and L'Oréal, in addition to shooting campaigns and product testing for Olympus, and providing training for professionals. This has led him to being a go-to expert for camera and lens reviews, photo and lighting tutorials, as well as industry news, rumors and analysis for publications like Digital Camera MagazinePhotoPlus: The Canon MagazineN-Photo: The Nikon MagazineDigital Photographer and Professional Imagemaker, as well as hosting workshops and talks at The Photography Show. He also serves as a judge for the Red Bull Illume Photo Contest. An Olympus and Canon shooter, he has a wealth of knowledge on cameras of all makes – and a fondness for vintage lenses and instant cameras.