LATEST NEWS FROM BLACKMAGIC
May 19, 2020 – Blackmagic Design Releases DaVinci Resolve 16.2.2 – Hardware accelerated 10-bit H.265 encoding on Mac, Blackmagic RAW LUT names in clip metadata, custom output frame rates for YouTube and Vimeo, and Rec. 709-A gamma options for QuickTime player. Available now for download from the Blackmagic Design web site
May 12, 2020 – ATEM 8.2.2 – This software update adds frame rate conversion to HDMI out on ATEM Mini Pro for compatibility with a wider range of monitors when working in lower frame rates as well as improving graphics quality in multiview display. Also includes general performance and stability updates for all ATEM Mini switchers – Download Here
April 22, 2020 – Camera 6.9.2 – Get tally and call pass-through for Blackmagic Camera and Studio Fiber Converter, control and tally pass-through from Blackmagic 3G-SDI Shield for Arduino, language support for Studio Fiber Converter and more! Download Here
April 03, 2020 – HyperDeck 7.1 – Adds multiple new features to HyperDeck Studio Mini broadcast recorders. The new updates include a new H.264 codec that supports true interlaced HD formats, a new AAC audio codec allowing uploading files direct to YouTube, much faster Ethernet transfers of 110 MB/s and support for longer duration in a single file of at least 3 hours. HyperDeck Studio Mini is a miniaturised broadcast deck that’s so compact and portable customers can use it anywhere. Customers get a choice of incredible quality H.264, ProRes or DNx codecs recorded to SD or UHS-II card media in either QuickTime or MXF file formats. HyperDeck Studio Mini has features such as 6G-SDI for all formats up to 2160p30, HDMI for monitoring, dual SD card slots for non-stop recording and built in sync generator that lets customers daisy chain and synchronise multiple decks together. Download Here – Learn More
March 07, 2020 – Video Assist 3.1 – Add Blackmagic RAW recording, Digital Slate, Improves HDMI connectivity with some cameras, and general performance and stability updates to the Video Assist 5” 12G HDR and the Video Assist 7” 12G HDR professional monitor & recorders. Download Here – Learn More
March 07, 2020 – Blackmagic Fairlight Sound Library 1.0 for DaVinci Resolve 16 – Get over 500 royalty free foley sounds for use with the Fairlight foley sampler in DaVinci Resolve 16. Download now.
March 07, 2020 – Blackmagic RAW 1.7 – Blackmagic RAW Adobe Premiere Pro plugin general performance and stability improvements. Added support for Panasonic EVA1 Blackmagic RAW clips captured by Blackmagic Video Assist. Added support for Canon EOS C300 Mark II Blackmagic RAW clips captured by Blackmagic Video Assist. Available now for download from the Blackmagic Design web site
February 17, 2020 – Desktop Video 11.5 – This update adds HDR support when using UltraStudio 4K Mini, UltraStudio 4K Extreme, DeckLink 8K Pro, DeckLink 4K Extreme 12G, and Avid Artist DNxIQ and DNxID with Adobe Premiere Pro. Desktop Video 11.5 update also features a new firmware flash recovery tool for DeckLink PCIe devices. Also includes a number of bug fixes and improvements to Media Express. Download Here – Capture Products
January 28, 2020 – Audio Monitor 3.0.3 – Get support for new 1080, 2K and 4K formats and frame rates, including 48 frames per second as well as 64 channel embedded audio support for 12G-SDI for Blackmagic Audio Monitor 12G – Download Here
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
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!
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 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 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!
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
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
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
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
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
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
Monday, 8 April 2019 – Blackmagic 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
Monday, 8 April 2019 – Teranex 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