Demand for professional video acquisition devices has exceeded expectations amidst the pandemic creating new opportunities for pro camcorders and convergent video devices. As DSLR and mirrorless cameras have become accepted for professional video production a new product category of “video-first” convergent devices has emerged as vendors build new cameras from the ground up to be optimised for video creators.
Based on direct feedback from manufacturers, resellers, associations and end users, this 57 page report provides the following:
Demand for professional video acquisition devices exceeded expectations during the pandemic, creating new opportunities for pro camcorders and convergent video devices. As DSLR and mirrorless cameras have become accepted for professional video production, a new product category of video-first convergent devices has emerged as vendors build new cameras from the ground up to be optimised for video creators.
This 63-page pro video cameras report for the USA market is based on Futuresource Consulting’s video production market research, and direct feedback from manufacturers, resellers, associations and end users. It acts as a strategic framework for any enterprise exploring opportunities in the DSLR camera market or mirrorless camera market in the USA.
The report covers the number of DSLR, mirrorless cameras and video-first devices being sold into professional video use in the USA. Total value and the extent to which the pro camcorder market is being impacted are also evaluated, along with changing technological and behavioural drivers over the next five years.
| 63-page comprehensive PDF report
| Executive summary
| DSLR camera market share
| Mirrorless camera market share
| Camcorder market share
| Camcorder market size
| Pro video shipment volumes
| Market value
| Installed base
| DSLR and mirrorless cameras in pro video
| Video-first cameras in pro video
| Sensor size analysis
| Competitive situation and brand overview
| Top US Youtuber equipment profiles
| Top US Twitch streamer equipment profiles
| Kitbag analysis of professional videographers
| Channel analysis
| SWOT analysis by product
| Focus on smartphones in pro video
| Market sizing – quantification of sales of DSLRs, mirrorless and video-first convergent cameras sold into pro video applications accompanied by the pro camcorder market size.
| Volume, value and installed base - 2018 to 2021 data.
| Market forecasting – five-year forecasts of the key trends by volume and value.
| Technology and competitive review – identifying and analysing key market developments and trends.
Futuresource has been tracking, researching and consulting on professional broadcast equipment, imaging hardware and related markets for more than 30 years. This publication is one in a series of research reports, produced to provide businesses with a fully rounded view of the market.
Any business with interests in professional video equipment will benefit from this report, particularly:
| Manufacturers and their suppliers
| Image capture intermediaries
| Broadcast supply chain
| Pro video equipment retailers
| Market strategists, marketing and sales professionals
| Technology investors
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