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Color correction software – the revolutionary Da Vinci Resolve 12.5

You have taken care of everything – every aspect of shooting – every minute details – the lights, the reflectors, the accessories – chosen the best camera from the lot – but still something is bothering you. The image doesn’t replicate the exact vision you had built up in your mind. This is when the various color correction software comes to the rescue - no matter what, you need them at the end of the day to salvage your video and make it exceptional!

Hollywood's most powerful color corrector – the revolutionary DaVinci Resolve 12.5

DaVinci Resolve 12.5 combines professional non-linear video editing with the world’s most advanced color corrector so now you can edit, color correct, finish and deliver all from one system! DaVinci Resolve is completely scalable and resolution independent so it can be used on set, in a small studio or integrated into the largest Hollywood production pipeline! From creative editing and multi-camera television production to high-end finishing and color correction, only DaVinci Resolve features the creative tools, compatibility, speed and legendary image quality you need to manage your entire workflow, which is why it is the number one solution used on Hollywood feature films.

What’s New in DaVinci Resolve 12.5
DaVinci Resolve 12.5 is a massive update with over 1,000 enhancements and 250 new features that give editors and colorists dozens of new editing and trimming tools, incredible new media management and organization functions, new retiming effects, enhanced keyframe controls, on-screen text editing, new ResolveFX plug-ins and much more! The re-designed node editor is easier and more intuitive to use, there are new HDR grading tools, vastly improved noise reduction, lens distortion correction, a completely redesigned Deliver page for outputting projects and a new Fusion Connect command for round tripping visual effects shots between DaVinci Resolve and Fusion!

The world’s most advanced color grading tools.
DaVinci color correctors have been the standard in post production since 1984. There are thousands of colorists worldwide who understand the performance, quality and workflow of DaVinci. DaVinci Resolve features unlimited grading with the creative tools colorists need and incredible multi-GPU real time performance.
Professional editing from rough cut to finished edit!
DaVinci Resolve 12.5 includes sophisticated professional editing tools designed to handle a wide range of projects from scripted prime time dramas to fast paced stylized commercials and even multi-camera productions. Editing tools are context sensitive, which means that DaVinci Resolve automatically knows how you want to trim based on the position of the mouse so you don’t have to waste time switching tools! You also get customizable keyboard shortcuts.

Scalable power and real-time performance.
DaVinci Resolve is scalable and supports multiple GPUs all working together as found in the new MacPro, as well as the latest Windows and Linux computers. You get support for up to 8 GPUs so that you can build dedicated systems that are super fast and deliver blazing real-time performance. You can even offload output and rendering tasks to other Resolve systems on your network using the remote rendering tools.

Work faster with absolute control!
The control surface features dedicated buttons, knobs and perfectly weighted trackballs that give you the subtle control you need for creating the most amazing looks! You get 32 soft knobs with automatic LCD labels so you’ll never have to page through multiple menus to find common adjustments. Save and recall grades to memory, load gallery stills and more at the push of a button while you keep grading at full speed!

Ensure complex jobs are well organized.
The Clone tool can be used to back up camera original files to multiple destinations with checksum verification while you’re still on set! When it comes to metadata, you can import and export from CSV files, create custom metadata views, and automate bin contents, clip names and more! DaVinci Resolve also has incredible sound sync tools that make it fast and easy to prep footage for editing and color correction.

Finish and deliver to virtually any format!
Whether you’re creating a master for TV release, a digital cinema package for theatrical distribution or finishing for delivery over the internet, DaVinci Resolve includes powerful delivery options for versioning, finishing and delivery at any resolution. You can export your media in a variety of formats with optional burn-ins, output EXR or DPX files for visual effects work and uncompressed 10 bit or ProRes files for editing in applications like Final Cut Pro X.
Unique YRGB 32 bit float processing.

DaVinci’s high-quality image processing is so revolutionary it won an Emmy award for contributions to the television industry! All image processing is at the deepest 32-bit floating point and DaVinci Resolve uses a unique YRGB color space for grading. This allows you to adjust the luminance gain of your video without rebalancing the color of your whites, mids, or blacks.

End to End Color Management
DaVinci Resolve 12.5 simplifies the color management of multiple clips with different color spaces, allowing you to define the individual source, timeline and output color spaces with incredible speed and accuracy. It also features the industry’s most advanced HDR (high dynamic range) tools. Now you have a complete end to end color managed pipeline that can use DaVinci Resolve’s own color management or ACES 1.0 (Academy Color Encoding Specification) for high-end digital cinema workflows.

The world’s most compatible post-production solution!
Exchange projects with your favorite NLE software, send clips to VFX and motion graphics, and export projects directly to ProTools for professional mixing and sound design! DaVinci Resolve can share sequences and round trip projects with Final Cut Pro X, Media Composer, Premiere Pro and more! That means you can edit your project on any system, then using XML, AAF or EDL’s, you can link back to your full quality camera RAW files and finish in greater bit depth with DaVinci Resolve.

Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve launched 12.5.3

Blackmagic Design announced the availability of a new update for your editing program and professional color grading. The 12.5.3 version allows import projects from Final Cut Pro X, in addition to providing improvements regarding ACES color space processing and interoperability with Media Composer. This update can now be downloaded for free from the Blackmagic Design website.
12.5.3 DaVinci Resolve supports the new XML 1.6 format used in the latest version of Final Cut Pro program X. Therefore, this allows export projects from the application to DaVinci Resolve for the purpose of carrying out the color grading of the material, and then generate XML files to open again in Final Cut Pro X. in addition, this update makes using databases PostgreSQL 9.5.2 in Sierra MacOS operating system. Moreover, DaVinci Resolve 12.5.3 is also compatible with 1.0.2 ACES system, which includes the color space ACEScct. This provides an opportunity to make a cuasilogarítmica coding data to perform color grading in the program Blackmagic Design.
At the same time, this new version improves interoperability with Media Composer. This greatly optimizes projects in AAF format containing dissolves and other transformative effects, thus facilitating export them to DaVinci Resolve to finalize them. The new program update also presents advances when exporting XML content Dolby Vision, which enables the mastering of high dynamic range images.
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