Major New Updates from Blackmagic Design

Blackmagic Camera Update 1.8 is now available for download free of charge and updates all Blackmagic Design cameras including the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera (BMPCC), the 2.5K Blackmagic Cinema Camera (BCC) and the Blackmagic Production Camera 4K (BPC). This update is based on a completely new code base bringing these cameras’ user interfaces (UI) into line with that of the recently announced Blackmagic URSA. Other features included […]

4K for 3K: Blackmagic Does It Again!

Blackmagic Design announced that they will finally start shipping the 4K Production Camera that debuted six months ago. But in what seems to be a Blackmagic tradition the price has been dropped by a thousand dollars! For those of us who remember Red‘s long forgotten promise of 3K for 3K this is a really special day! […]

Upcoming Event: Blackmagic 4K Event with acclaimed film producers Josh and Jason Diamond

Join Adorama on Wednesday, February 26th at Adorama’s event space at 55 West 17th Street in Manhattan, along with acclaimed film producers Josh and Jason Diamond who will provide an overview of the new Blackmagic Production Camera 4K, reviewing their work and discussing the process of shooting in 4K. Guests will be given hands-on time […]

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera gets RAW

One of the most anticipated features of one of the most exciting new cameras has finally arrived! Balckmagic Design has finally released Blackmagic Camera Utility 1.5, a firmware update that adds the CinemaDNG RAW recording option to the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera. The new lossless format will work with Davinci as well as Adobe Camera […]

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera Sun Spot Issue Fixed

We here at the ARCblog are really impressed with the cameras that Blackmagic Design has been rolling out! Both the Cinema Camera and the new Pocket Cinema Camera are capable of creating such amazing images. Even so, these are still v. 1 cameras that have some quirks. While we were putting the Pocket Cinema Camera […]

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We Got Our Hands on a Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera!

The wait is over, folks! If you’ve ordered a Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera it should be delivered to your door in approximately 3-4 weeks.

Blackmagic 4K and Pocket Cinema Camera Update

News Shooter brings us an update on the Blackmagic 4K and Pocket cinema cameras.

UPDATED: Blackmagic Cinema Unveils 4K Camera For Under 4K

On the night before the NAB trade show was to open, a photo leaked to the web suggesting the existence of two new Blackmagic Design cameras: a 4K version of the Blackmagic Cinema Camera and a smaller S16 HD “pocket cinema camera”. The 4K Production Camera specs are as follows: Super 35 Sensor, global shutter, Ultra HD […]

The Blackmagic Cinema Camera has Landed at ARC!

Blackmagic Design made history at NAB in April, transforming itself overnight from a niche supplier of high-end I/O and software solutions for the filmmaking industry to a mass market camera manufacturer. Eight months on, its name is uttered with hushed and quivering reverence in the filmmaking community. How did it achieve such a feat? With […]