New Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Update Allows for 12 Bit Raw

Publish date:

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera has release version 1.5 of its firmware, which allows for the lightweight camera to shoot in 12 bit raw.

Explains RedShark News, "The new update, which adds 12-bit log Cinema DNG raw recording is avaialble now for download for existing users. It's something of a surprise because BMD has been criticized in the past for being slow to update firmware. So although we knew this was coming, very few were expecting it right now."

Read the full story here.



Immersive Digital Experiences Alliance (IDEA) to Create Specifications for Next-Gen Immersive Media, Including Light Field Technology

The Immersive Digital Experiences Alliance (IDEA) will launch at the 2019 NAB Show with the goal of creating a suite of royalty-free specifications that address all immersive media formats, including emerging light field technology. Founding members, including CableLabs®, Light Field Lab Inc, Otoy, and Visby, created IDEA to serve as an alliance of like-minded technology, infrastructure, and creative innovators working to facilitate the development of an end-to-end ecosystem for the capture, distribution, and display of immersive media.