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Blackmagic Design Release Exciting New Software Update to Support Adobe Creative Suite 4 — New software update is available now for all Blackmagic Design video capture cards

San Jose, California, USA – March 5, 2009 – Today,

Blackmagic Design Inc

. released a new Windows(tm) based software update of its full range of video editing products, including all Multibridge, DeckLink and Intensity models. This new Blackmagic Design version 7.0 software update adds support for Adobe Creative Suite(tm) 4. This is a major software update, and is available today from the Blackmagic Design web site at no charge.

Version 7.0 software update for Blackmagic Design DeckLink, Multibridge and Intensity products adds support for Adobe Creative Suite 4 Production Premium as well as Premiere Pro(tm) 4.0.1 for Windows XP(tm), Windows XP x64(tm), Windows Vista(tm) and Windows Vista 64(tm) platforms.

When using Blackmagic Design’s new v7.0 software update and Premiere Pro 4.0.1, users will enjoy a new simplified workflow with better broadcast quality video support as well as tighter integration between Premiere Pro, After Effects(tm) and Photoshop(tm).

Adobe Premiere Pro CS4 support also includes Blackmagic Design’s custom RS422 support for Insert and Assemble-to-tape so that customers can output their projects back to professional broadcast VTRs with frame accurate precision.

“This is a huge update for Blackmagic Design customers working with Adobe products on Windows based systems. CS4 has a much more simplified workflow with greater integration between Premiere, After Effects and Photoshop,” said Matt Dowling, Senior Product Manager, Blackmagic Design.

Some of the exciting new features include:

• Enhanced RT Effects in SD and HD in Premiere Pro
• DV 4:3 and 16:9 capture and playback support
• All new Edit To Tape interface in Premiere Pro
• After Effects realtime preview up to 2K 4:4:4 resolutions
• Photoshop export support up to 2K 4:4:4 resolutions

Blackmagic Design’s DeckLink, Multibridge and Intensity products take full advantage of Premiere Pro’s comprehensive range of workflows for DV, HDV and HD. Blackmagic Design video capture product also support multiple file formats such as uncompressed 8 bit, uncompressed 10 bit, AVI, QuickTime, MJPEG, HDV and DV all on the same timeline and in the same project file.

Availability and Price
DeckLink v7, Multibridge v7 and Intensity v3 downloads are available now for all registered customers free of charge from the Blackmagic Design website at

About Blackmagic Design Inc.
Blackmagic Design Inc. manufactures the world’s highest quality video editing products, converters and routers for the post-production and television broadcast industries. The Multibridge, DeckLink and Intensity family of products have revolutionized the post production industry and made HDTV and film editing more affordable. Founded by the world’s leading editors and engineers from the post production industry, this knowledge is constantly fed back into our products. Blackmagic Design has operations in the USA, United Kingdom, Japan, Singapore, and Australia.

Blackmagic Design Worldwide Press Contact
Victoria Battison – Phone: +1 (408) 779 4476 or email: