If you’re on the market for a good monitor/external HD recorder for your DSLR, then you might want to have a look at the Atomos Ninja 2 recorder. Atomos announced at the International Broadcasting Convention (IBC) 2015 a massive price reduction for it’s HD line of monitors/HD video recorders.
The Ninja Blade an d Samurai Blade now costs $495 down from $995, and the Ninja 2 monitor/HD recorder is now going for $295.
The Atomos Ninja 2 is capable of capturing HD video footage in Apple ProRes(4.2.2) or Avid DNxHD to a Solid State Drive(SSD) or Hard Disk Drive(HDD).
But before you purchase make sure your camera is compatible with the Atomos Ninja 2 here.