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Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve 12 Review

Review: DaVinci Resolve 12

It’s a truism of this business. Like our long-neglected health club memberships — no matter how fabulous and snazzy the club might be, if it is too inconvenient or far away we are not likely to take advantage of it. … more »


Feel the Beat of Ovaltine Frappés at McDonald’s

Did you know you can get a fancy Ovaltine coffee frappé at McDonald's in Brazil? Now you do. This TV spot was shot by São Paulo production and post house O2 Filmes with Blackmagic URSA EF and Production Camera 4K systems … more »


Blackmagic Starts Building Ursa Mini, Adds 12G-SDI Input, B4 Lens Option

Blackmagic Design has started manufacturing the Ursa Mini, with deliveries begining this month, the company said today. The company also announced some changes to the camera that are meant to make it more attractive for live production or studio use. … more »


Blackmagic Design Reissues 3G Mini Converter Line

Blackmagic Design has been pushing the envelope of format conversion, replacing its old 3G-SDI Mini Converters with newer 6G models for the same price. Now, recognizing that many customers don't yet need UHD-friendly conversion options, the company is bringing back the … more »


Blackmagic Design DaVinci Resolve 12 Enters Public Beta

Blackmagic Design today announced that a public beta version of DaVinci Resolve 12, introduced at NAB 2015, is available for download.  The company also announced a name change, dropping the "Lite" descriptor entirely. "This is because there is nothing 'lite' about … more »


Colorist Stephen Nakamura on Grading Tomorrowland in HDR

Want to see the Dolby Vision HDR format in action? You can check it out at the El Capitan Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard, where Disney's Tomorrowland—the first film graded for Dolby Vision—is enjoying a four-week run. AMC has the system installed … more »


DP Ben Davis on Camera Choices for Avengers: Age of Ultron

Before Ben Davis began shooting Avengers: Age of Ultron, written and directed by Joss Whedon, he sat down with a pencil and paper and meticulously planned out how he'd light the film. "With a floor plan and a pencil in … more »


NAB 2015 Video: Blackmagic Design

Blackmagic Design's Dan May discusses the newly updated 4.6K sensor Ursa camera, as well as the company's Ursa Mini, Micro Studio Camera 4K and the drone-ready Micro Cinema Camera.


Blackmagic Bows New Cameras, Resolve Editing Features, and More

Blackmagic Design announced a little bit of everything at NAB this morning, with products ranging from a new $495 Teranex-branded 12G-SDI mini-converter — the Teranex Mini is rack-mountable in groups of three per rack, with AC power, XLR connections, ethernet remote … more »


Avid Launches Free Version of Media Composer, DNxIO Hardware

Avid showed that it was serious about growing Media Composer's user base by announcing Media Composer | First, a feature-limited version of its venerable Media Composer NLE software, at NAB this weekend. Media Composer | First (MCF) will give editors a … more »