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BlackMagic Announcements

No surprise here. Blackmagic announces DaVinci Resolve 9 due out in a few months:

With an incredible range of digital film cameras available, DaVinci Resolve includes more native camera file support so you can grade directly from the camera files to get the best results. Grade direct with ARRI Alexa™RAW .ari files including v3 color science, RED One™ R3D files including RED™ color3 and REDgamma3 with premium de-bayer and RED EPIC R3D files including 5K and HDRx with image blend. Also supports Phantom™, GoPro™, Canon C300 and 5D, Sony™ and many more!

BIG SURPRISE HERE! Blackmagic Cinema Camera ships in July 2012:

Get one of the world’s finest digital film cameras with a beautiful design that features a machined aluminum chassis, interchangeable optics, high resolution 2.5K sensor, 13 stops of dynamic range and 12-bit RAW uncompressed and compressed ProRes and DNxHD file formats! Includes sun shield, power supply, carry strap, UltraScope waveform monitoring software and a full version of DaVinci Resolve Software for Mac OS X and Windows.