Blackmagic Cinema Camera

19
Nov

Blackmagic Cinema Camera (BMCC) RAW Workflow

Posted by | November 19, 2015

The 12-bit uncompressed CinemaDNG 2.5K RAW files the BMCC shoots are a pleasure to grade. Getting the files into a format you can easily edit however, is not so straight forward. Adobe Premiere Pro CC can handle the CinemaDNG files natively, but even then, most systems (expect maybe those with a $2k+ RAID setup) will […]

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09
Apr

Blackmagic URSA 4K Cinema Camera

Posted by | April 9, 2014

Blackmagic Design and founder Grant Petty dropped another bombshell, this time at NAB 2014 in Las Vegas, NV. Not to be outdone by announcements at previous year’s NAB show, Blackmagic Design announced two new 4K cameras- The Blackmagic Studio Camera (BMSC), and the URSA. Both cameras feature a large (10″ – 1080p), integrated LCD screen […]

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23
Jan

Blackmagic Cinema Camera RAW Workflow [TEST]

Posted by | January 23, 2014

Shooting with a RAW capable camera is addicting, especially if you are coming from a DSLR background and are used to playing with the highly compressed 8-bit files DSLR’s produce. The Blackmagic Cinema Camera (BMCC) has been called a “Baby ALEXA” by many filmmakers/DPs, due in part to the fact one can shoot 12-bit 2.5K […]

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08
Apr

Blackmagic Announces 4K Production Camera

Posted by | April 8, 2013

Blackmagic stole the show last year with their Cinema Camera known around town as the BMCC. The $2995 cinema camera featured 13-stops of dynamic range and included a free copy of DaVinci Resolve (a $995 value alone). Many people, including myself on the REDuser forum, scoffed at the notion the Blackmagic Design could possibly outdo […]

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