Blackmagic Camera Utility 1.8 and Davinci Resolve 11 Beta:

Blackmagic Davinci Resolve and Lite 11 Beta and the Camera Utility 1.8 is out, giving losslessly compressed RAW DNG recording support to the Blackmagic Production Camera 4K.

BMD Camera 1.8 Update

Read up for the full details on each camera’s update…

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K

• Updated user interface
• Losslessly compressed RAW DNG recording support
• Addresses an issue where pixel artefacts are seen in edges with strong highlights while shooting in 1080 mode
• Adds autofocus support for compatible EF lenses

Blackmagic Cinema Camera

• Updated user interface
• Adds autofocus support for compatible EF lenses
• Improved debayering when shooting to ProRes or DNxHD
• Improved focus peaking display
• Improved ISO handling when shooting at ISO 1600
• Improved general audio performance
• Iris setting is retained when switching between camera recording and clip playback

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

• Updated user interface
• Improved performance when recording using internal microphones
• Improved instances where a grid-like pattern may occur in some flare highlights
• General improvements in autofocus with active MFT lenses
• Adds supports for stabilization in MFT lenses without physical O.I.S switches
• Improved support for Sigma MFT lenses
• Improved support for Lumix 12-42mm PZ lens
• Improved support for Olympus 60mm f/2.8 MFT lens
• Iris setting is retained when switching between camera recording and clip playback

Blackmagic Studio Camera

• Improved phantom power compatibility
• Addresses an issue with interlace video being output as progressive video

What’s new in DaVinci Resolve 11.0

Multi-user collaborative workflow with simultaneous editing, grading and metadata entry (Full Version only)
User selectable enhanced and optimised foreground and background render caching
Completely New Multiple Level Render Caching includes selectable cache points for source, nodes, clip and timeline, cache indicators on edit and color page showing selection and status of cache and user selectable cache formats; ProRes, DNxHD, Uncompressed 10-bit and 16-bit float
Project setting to enable/disable background render caching
Dual monitor user interface support
Apple certified ProRes decode and encode support on Linux
High performance OpenFX framework extension for multi GPU OpenCL and CUDA plugins
GUI support for multiple languages; English, Japanese and Chinese
User customizable keyboard shortcuts and presets
Multiple auto save versions
Media Page
Clone tool for SD Cards, SSDs and disk drives includes multiple destination clone and checksum report
New reveal or hide clip metadata window option
Media Pool thumbnail clip detail popup now displays clip frame rate
Split Clip operation automatically moves the focus to the newly created clip

Download 1.8 HERE.


Download Davinci Resolve 11 Beta HERE.


Download Davinci Resolve 11 Lite Beta HERE.


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