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LATEST NEWS FROM BLACKMAGIC

Software Updates…

Watch this video to learn more about DaVinci Resolve 17, DaVinci Resolve Speed Editor and more!

April 08, 2021ATEM 8.6.1 – This update for ATEM Mini Pro, ATEM Mini Pro ISO, ATEM Mini Extreme and ATEM Mini Extreme ISO allows selection of priority between ethernet and mobile tethering connections, added support for TLS 1.2 encryption for streaming and general performance and stability updates – Download Here

March 31, 2021DaVinci Resolve Studio 17.1.1 – Adds support for hardware accelerated decoding of H.264 10-bit formats on Macs with Apple M1 processors plus improved reliability in database backup restoration and better audio playback functionality. Available now for download from the Blackmagic Design web site

March 31, 2021Video Assist 3.4.1 – This software update adds Blackmagic RAW recording on Video Assist 12G HDR when shooting with Panasonic Lumix S1H cameras. Blackmagic RAW support also requires installation of Blackmagic RAW 2.1 Beta 3 and DaVinci Resolve 17.1 updates. Download Here – Learn More

March 11, 2021Web Presenter 2.1 – For Blackmagic Web Presenter HD, this software update adds support for improved latency when switching between mobile data and ethernet networks while streaming in lower bitrates, as well as improved compatibility with Rec. 2020. Web Presenter 2.1 update adds a phone icon to the LCD display when streaming via tethered smartphone and this update also resets the audio meter display to 0 dB when the video input is disconnect. Support for transport layer security 1.2 has been added. – Download Here

January 21, 2021Desktop Video 12 – Adds Mac OS Big Sur and Apple M1 support for DeckLink 4K and 8K models, Intensity Pro 4K and UltraStudio Thunderbolt 3 models. Fixes an issue where audio output from UltraStudio 4K Extreme 3 may default to mute. Media Express and Disk Speed Test Support on M1 Macs. Download Here – Capture Products

December 18, 2020Camera 7.2 – Adds support for Blackmagic URSA Mini Recorder to Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 12K so you can record to fast NVMe or SATA SSDs, as well as improved video and extended video color science, improved demosaic and more – Download Here


Product Releases…

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Blackmagic Web Presenter HD

Blackmagic Design today announced the new Blackmagic Web Presenter HD, a self contained streaming solution that includes a broadcast quality H.264 processor for direct streaming to platforms such as YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and more. The new Web Presenter HD is a compact design that includes a 12G-SDI input with down converter, so customers can connect to HD or Ultra HD equipment and stream in full 1080p video. Also included is a built in front panel with LCD and menus, USB webcam features, plus a unique monitoring output with audio meters, streaming status and full SDI and embedded audio technical details.

Blackmagic Web Presenter is a complete streaming solution that includes a professional hardware streaming engine for direct streaming via Ethernet to YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and more. It’s just like a modern broadcast television transmitter for a new global streaming audience. Plus the built in USB connections work like a webcam, so customers can connect a computer and use any streaming software, or even Skype or Zoom. For redundancy, customers can stream to the internet via Ethernet or connect a 5G or 4G phone to use mobile data. Web Presenter also includes a technical monitoring output that includes video, audio meters, trend graphs and even SDI technical data.


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Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K PRO

Blackmagic Design today announced the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K Pro, a new more powerful model that includes features for high end digital film. This new model includes a brighter 1,500 nit adjustable HDR touchscreen screen, built in ND filters, larger battery, plus support for an optional electronic viewfinder. This model also includes latest generation 5 color science, Super 35 HDR image sensor with 13 stops of dynamic range, dual native ISO of 25,600 and a popular EF lens mount.

Featuring the same generation 5 colour science as the high end URSA Mini Pro 12K, the new Pocket Cinema Camera 6K Pro delivers an even greater advancement in image quality with stunning, accurate skin tones and faithful colour in every shot. Customers get a new dynamic 12-bit gamma curve designed to capture more color data in the highlights and shadows, for better looking images. The colour science also handles some of the complex Blackmagic RAW image processing, so colour and dynamic range data from the sensor is preserved via metadata which customers can use in post production.


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Blackmagic ATEM Mini Extreme and Extreme ISO

Blackmagic Design today announced ATEM Mini Extreme, a new massively larger model of our ATEM Mini live production switcher. This new model is our most advanced 1 M/E switcher that features 8 inputs, 4 ATEM Advanced Chroma Keyers, a total of 6 independent DVEs, 2 media players, 2 downstream keyers, 16 way multiview, 2 USB connections and multiple HDMI aux outputs. There is also a new ATEM Mini Extreme ISO model which includes all these powerful features plus a more powerful recording engine that can record all 8 inputs plus the program for a total of 9 streams of recording. Both new models include a broadcast quality streaming engine for live streaming to YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and more.


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Blackmagic ATEM Mini Pro ISO

The ATEM Mini Pro ISO model lets you edit your live event because it can record 5 video streams, including clean feeds of all inputs and the program recording, all at the same time! Media pool images used are also saved with the video files. The video files include metadata tags such as synced timecode and camera numbers. Imagine re-editing your show with new color grades, effects and graphics! Even the audio sources are all recorded so you can professionally remix your audio!

The ATEM Mini Pro ISO model can also save a DAVINCI RESOLVE project file, so with a single click, you can open your live production as a video edit. All cuts, dissolves and media pool graphics will be loaded. This means you can fine tune edit points or even completely replace shots! The DaVinci Resolve Sync Bin lets you select new shots via a multiview so it’s very easy to use. You can even relink to Blackmagic RAW camera files for adding professional colour correction and finishing in Ultra HD!


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Blackmagic ATEM Streaming Bridge

The ATEM Streaming Bridge is a video converter that lets customers receive a H.264 stream from any ATEM Mini Pro / ATEM Mini Pro ISO and convert it back to SDI and HDMI video. This means customers can send video to remote locations around their local Ethernet network, or via the internet globally. That’s possible because it uses advanced H.264 codecs for higher quality at very low data rates.

Imagine broadcasters and bloggers collaborating on shows and creating global networks of ATEM Mini Pro remote broadcast studios. Setup is easy as the ATEM software utility can create setup files that customers can email to remote ATEM Mini Pro studios. ATEM Streaming Bridge is the perfect way to use ATEM Mini Pro as a remote broadcast studio.


Blackmagic UltraStudio 3G / Thunderbolt 3 Models

ULTRASTUDIO MONITOR 3G and UltraStudio Recorder 3G are two new capture and playback solutions featuring 3G-SDI and HDMI connections plus high speed Thunderbolt™ 3 technology. UltraStudio Monitor 3G and UltraStudio Recorder 3G are extremely portable, pocket sized products powered by their Thunderbolt connections so they can be operated from a computer’s battery or power source.

Replacing older Thunderbolt 2 models, these new models feature Thunderbolt 3 which makes possible greater features, such as more video formats, greater selection of colour space, RGB video formats and lower cost.

They both feature advanced high quality video technology allowing customers to go on location for uncompressed and compressed capture and playback tasks at the highest 10 bit SD/HD quality.


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Blackmagic Video Assist 3G

Video Assist 3G 5″ & 7″ Monitor/Recorders are new, affordable versions of their large screen monitors, adding better recording codecs, scopes and focus assist tools to any camera!

Blackmagic Video Assist 3G Features

  • Modern design with fast to use touchscreen controls.
  • LCD features can be customized by the user.
  • SD/USH-II card support for commonly available media.
  • Upgrades cameras to better monitoring and better record codecs.
  • Large LCD screen for with digital film style focus assist tools.
  • 3G-SDI and HDMI for recording in SD and HD up to 1080p60.
  • Standard open file formats compatible with popular software.
  • Built in scopes include waveform, vector, parade and histogram.
  • 3D LUTs can be applied for both monitoring and recording.
  • Professional multi channel digital and analogue audio.
  • Localized for 11 popular international languages.
  • Works with popular NLE software such as DAVINCI RESOLVE.

Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 12K Side Angle PL Mount

Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 12K

Introducing the World’s Most
Advanced Digital Film Camera!

Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 12K is a revolution in digital film with a 12,288 x 6480 12K Super 35 sensor and 14 stops of dynamic range, built into the award winning URSA Mini body. The combination of 80 megapixels per frame, new colour science and the flexibility of Blackmagic RAW makes working with 12K a reality.

Oversampling from 12K gives you the best 8K and 4K images with the subtle skin tones and extraordinary detail of high end still cameras. You can shoot at 60 fps in 12K, 110 fps in 8K and up to 220 fps in 4K Super 16.

URSA Mini Pro 12K features an interchangeable PL mount, as well as built in ND filters, dual CFast and UHS‑II SD card recorders, a SuperSpeed USB‑C expansion port and more.


New ATEM Advanced Panels

ATEM 2 ME / 4 ME Advanced Panels

ATEM Advanced Panels open up the power of their ATEM CONSTELLATION because they give customers an enormous amount of control, allowing customers to setup more complex effects. It’s also a nicer way to work because customers have physical broadcast quality buttons, knobs and a t-bar fader so customers can access all features in the switcher, all at the same time.

The ATEM 2 ME Advanced Panel features 2 M/E rows with 20 input buttons and 2 independent system control LCDs for each row. Plus each row can control up to 4 M/Es in larger switchers. Both rows and all input buttons include LCDs for custom labelling. Each row also includes an independent select bus!

The ATEM 4 ME Advanced Panel is big enough to perfectly match the features on the ATEM Constellation switcher! It features 4 M/E rows with 40 input buttons per row and 4 independent system control LCDs for each row. This massive panel includes 24 LCD’s for custom labelling of every button on every row!


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ATEM Mini Pro

The new ATEM Mini Pro includes all the features found in ATEM MINI, plus you get recording direct to USB flash disks in H.264, direct streaming via the Ethernet connection, and there’s also a multiview with 4 cameras, media, preview and program plus status of recording, streaming and audio. Join the Waitlist Today!

ATEM Mini Pro Key Features

  • Features miniaturised control panel based design.
  • Supports connecting up to 4 cameras or computers.
  • USB output operates as a webcam and supports all video software.
  • Live streaming via Ethernet supported on ATEM Mini Pro.
  • Recording to USB flash disks in H.264 supported on ATEM Mini Pro.
  • Two stereo audio inputs for connecting desktop or lapel microphones.
  • Automatically standards converts and re-syncs all HDMI inputs.
  • Includes free ATEM Software Control for Mac and Windows.
  • Internal media for 20 RGBA graphics for titles, opening plates and logos.
  • Includes ATEM Advanced Chroma Key for green/blue screen work.
  • Multiview allows monitoring of all cameras on ATEM Mini Pro.
  • Audio mixer supports limiter, compressor, 6 band EQ and more!
  • Supports remote HDMI control with Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Cameras.
  • Self Contained Broadcast Quality Switcher
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ATEM Mini

The new ATEM Mini makes it easy to create professional multi camera productions for live streaming to YouTube or innovative business presentations using Skype. Simply connect ATEM Mini and you can switch live between 4 high quality video camera inputs in dramatically better quality images. You can even connect to a computer to present PowerPoint slides or add a gaming console. The built in DVE allows exciting picture in picture effects, perfect for live commentary! There’s loads of video effects too! To live stream, ATEM Mini has a USB output that works like a webcam, so you can connect to any video software. There’s also HDMI video out for projectors! Microphone inputs allow high quality desktop and lapel mics for interviews and presentations. ATEM Mini even has secret broadcast features built in so it can do high end work! Available in November. Order Today!


Blackmagic Video Assist 12G HDR

Video Assist 12G HDR

The new Blackmagic Video Assist 12G HDR adds professional monitoring and recording to any SDI or HDMI camera in all HD, Ultra HD, 2K and 4K DCI formats! The whole new design includes innovations such as brighter screens for HDR work, tally indicator, 4 built in scopes, enhanced focus assist features, 3D LUTs and native Blackmagic RAW recording from supported cameras! With 12G-SDI and HDMI 2.0 on both 5″ and 7″ models, you get support for recording from virtually any device in all formats up to 2160p60. The brighter touch screen ensures a perfect view of your recording for HDR digital film and when shooting outdoors in sunlight. The new design also features upgraded batteries and supports two standard Sony L‑Series batteries. This means Blackmagic Video Assist 12G is incredibly versatile and is the perfect solution for the next generation of digital cinema shoots, live production mastering and, broadcast testing and measurement! Shipping in September. Order Today!


Videohub Smart Control Pro

Videohub Smart Control Pro

Videohub Smart Control Pro is different to traditional hardware router control panels that cost thousands of dollars and are limited to being installed in small numbers and then shared by all router users. It is low cost, and features 48 RGB illuminated crystal look buttons that can be set to any router output. It can also be installed under each deck and monitor in a facility, so the router output to that monitor can be set with a single button press. This is a much faster way of working, because all routing only requires a single button press. Order Today!


Videohub Master Control Pro

Videohub Master Control Pro

Videohub Master Control Pro allows for very flexible control because it has two main methods for changing cross points on Videohub routers. The simplest way to use Videohub Master Control Pro is for customers to simply select either destination or source and then scroll through all the cross points in the router using the larger knob on the right side of the panel. The built in LCD shows cross points as the user scrolls using large easy to read labels, and scroll order is based on alphabetical order of crosspoint labels so it’s easy to scroll to the crosspoint the customer requires even on a very large router. Order Today!


Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K Side Angle

Pocket Cinema Camera 6K

Friday, 9 August 2019 – Featuring a larger 6144 x 3456 Super 35 sensor and EF lens mount, the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K lets you use larger EF photographic lenses to create cinematic images with shallower depth of field, allowing creative defocussed backgrounds and gorgeous bokeh effects! Extra resolution also gives you more room for reframing in editing and colour correction. This means that you can shoot in 6K and then in post production zoom and re‑frame to allow wide shots and close ups to be created, all from a single camera and without losing image quality! – More Product Information


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UltraStudio 4K Mini

Friday, 9 August 2019 – The new UltraStudio 4K Mini model is a portable Thunderbolt 3 capture and playback solution packed with the latest broadcast technology, including 12G-SDI, HDMI 2.0 and analogue connections. You get broadcast quality 8. and 10-bit high dynamic range capture in all formats up to 4K DCI at 60p. The front panel features push button controls, an LCD for monitoring signal and setup, an XLR microphone input and a ¼” headphone jack. UltraStudio 4K Mini features USB for connecting a keyboard and mouse, plus it will trickle charge your laptop computer when connected to the Thunderbolt 3 port. There’s even a built in SD card reader allowing instant access to your camera media cards! – More Product Information


Teranex Mini SDI to DisplayPort 8K HDR Front

Teranex Mini SDI to DisplayPort 8K HDR

Monday, 3 June 2019 – Blackmagic Design today announced Teranex Mini SDI to DisplayPort 8K HDR, an advanced 8K DisplayPort monitoring solution with dual on screen scope overlays, HDR, 33 point 3D LUTs and monitor calibration that’s been specifically designed for the professional film and television market and to take advantage of a new generation of monitors such as the Pro Display XDR.

An advanced 8K monitoring solution that lets you use the new Apple Pro Display XDR as a colour critical reference monitor on set and in post production!

Teranex Mini SDI to DisplayPort 8K HDR will be available in Oct 2019 – More Product Information


ATEM Constellation 8K and Panel

ATEM Constellation 8K

Monday, 8 April 2019 – The new ATEM Constellation 8K is an Ultra HD live production switcher with so many features, you can combine them all to make an incredibly powerful 8K switcher! You get 4 M/Es, 40 x 12G‑SDI inputs, 24 x 12G‑SDI aux outputs, 4 DVEs, 16 Keyers, 4 media players, 4 multi viewers, 2 SuperSource and standards conversion on every SDI input! Then when switched to 8K, all these features combine to make a powerful 8K switcher! You even get built in talkback and a professional 156 channel Fairlight audio mixer with EQ and dynamics! That’s an audio mixer so big, you can connect and use a full Fairlight audio console! ATEM Constellation 8K has also been designed as an ideal upgrade for ATEM Television Studio! – More Product Information


HyperDeck Extreme 8K HDR

HyperDeck Extreme 8K HDR

Monday, 8 April 2019 – The new HyperDeck Extreme 8K HDR features the trusted reliability of HyperDeck combined with new innovations such as space saving H.265 files, optional internal cache, 3D LUTs, native 8K and HDR support! With the ability to record native 8K in H.265, you get reduced storage costs and amazing image quality. The large touch screen ensures a perfect view of your recording as well as control over all deck settings. You can then add HyperDeck Extreme Control to transform it into a traditional broadcast deck! This means HyperDeck Extreme is the perfect solution for the next generation of broadcast, live production and digital signage! – More Product Information


DaVinci Resolve Editor Keyboard and Editor

DaVinci Resolve Editor Keyboard

Monday, 8 April 2019 – The DaVinci Resolve Editor Keyboard is designed for professional editors who need to work faster and turn around work quickly. More than just a simple keyboard, the DaVinci Resolve Editor Keyboard has been designed as an alternative way to edit that’s much faster than a mouse because you can simultaneously use both hands at the same time! You also get an integrated search dial built right into the keyboard. Simply plug the keyboard into any USB‑C computer and you are ready to go! While most keys will work as a standard USB keyboard, the DaVinci Resolve Editor Keyboard has been designed for DaVinci Resolve 16 to enable an editing experience that’s dramatically faster than previously possible – More Product Information


Blackmagic MultiDock 10G Workstation

MultiDock 10G

Monday, 8 April 2019Blackmagic MultiDock 10G is an advanced SSD dock that lets customers access 4 separate SSDs via a single high speed 10 Gb/s USB-C connection. Unlike cheap consumer adapters, Blackmagic MultiDock 10G has been specifically designed for the film and television industry and features a rack mount design with an independent SATA driver chip on each disk, ensuring much faster data transfer speeds. It can even be used for SSD compatibility on HyperDeck Extreme. – More Product Information


Teranex Mini SDI to HDMI 8K HDR Scopes

Teranex Mini SDI to HDMI 8K

Monday, 8 April 2019Teranex Mini SDI to HDMI 8K HDR is an advanced 8K monitoring solution for large screen televisions and video projectors. Unlike basic converters, Teranex Mini can use third party calibration probes to accurately align connected displays for precise color. There are 2 on-screen scopes that can be selected between WFM, Parade, Vector and Histogram. Teranex Mini SDI to HDMI 8K HDR is perfect for film studios and broadcasters who need professional but affordable color accurate monitoring. Customers also get an elegant design with color LCD for monitoring and control of settings. – More Product Information



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