Blackmagic Design’s DaVinci Resolve gets 12.5.4 update improving both its editing and color grading capabilities.
The Symply Pegasus3 next-generation desktop system is the perfect solution for creative professionals generating high-resolution video and rich media content on Mac and Windows systems.
UK satellite broadcaster Sky has added two new colour grading systems to its west London headquarters for in-house post work. The FilmLight Baselight TWO 4k workstations were installed early in December 2016, with one already used on the forthcoming second series of comedy-sport panel show A League of Their Own: US Road Trip.
With the major US broadcasters commissioning more 4K content over the last year, and the launch in recent weeks of Sky Q Silver and Virgin’s 4K ready V6, 4K post is on the rise. What really gets Soho’s houses excited though is High Dynamic Range, though everyone needs to go through a learning curve. UHD HDR and HD HDR deliverables will be accelerated now that the DVB has standardised on PQ and HLG for production and delivery.
While some cloud-first post services are developing a solid business, many conventional facilities remain reluctant to remote host some or all of a client project. Leading facilities share their input into whether cloud is having an impact on their investments and workflow.
When Avid acquired Orad Hi-Tec Systems in June of last year, Avid executives said they would tightly integrate many of Orad’s products into its existing product portfolio, strengthening its overall systems offering and adding new functionality for Avid technology users.