Netflix Production Requirements
Ready to produce your documentary? If you want to have a shot at Netflix, you will have to use a 4K camera with a true 4K sensor.
4K Resolution: Camera must have a true 4K sensor (equal to or greater than 4096 photosites wide).
Recording Format: Minimum of 16-bit Linear or 10-bit Log processing
Bitrate of at least 240 Mbps (at 23.98/24 fps) recording
Recording format must be set to either:
RAW (uncompressed or lightly compressed sensor data)
Log color space
(i.e. S-Log3, V-Log, CanonLog3, REDLogFilm, BMDLog, LogC)
No looks or color corrections should be baked into the original camera files.
Files must maintain all metadata (i.e. Tape Name, Timecode, Frame Rate, ISO, WB, etc.)
Netflix List Of Approved Cameras
Canon C300 MK II
Panasonic VariCam 35
Panasonic VariCam 35 LT
Arri ALEXA 65
Blackmagic Design URSA Mini 4.6K
Blackmagic Design URSA 4.6K
For more Netflix Production and Post-Production Requirements, see Netflix Partner Help Center.
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