Blackmagic Design DaVinci Resolve 15 Studio
Revolutionary tools for editing,color correction, audio post and now visual effects, all in a single application!
DaVinci Resolve 15 is the world’s first solution that combines professional offline and online editing, color correction, audio post production and now visual effects all in one software tool! You get unlimited creative flexibility because DaVinci Resolve 15 makes it easy for individual artists to explore different toolsets. It also lets you collaborate and bring people with different creative talents together. With a single click, you can instantly move between editing, color, effects, and audio. Plus, you never have to export or translate files between separate software tools because, with DaVinci Resolve 15, everything is in the same software application! DaVinci Resolve 15 is the only post production software designed for true collaboration. Multiple editors, assistants, colorists, VFX artists and sound designers can all work on the same project at the same time! Whether you’re an individual artist, or part of a larger collaborative team, it’s easy to see why DaVinci Resolve 15 is the standard for high end post production and is used for finishing more Hollywood feature films, episodic television programing and TV commercials than any other software.
Fully built in Fusion visual effects and motion graphics, incredible new Fairlight audio tools and nearly a hundred enhancements focussed on speed and quality!
DaVinci Resolve 15 now has full Fusion visual effects and motion graphics built in! The Fusion page gives you a complete 3D workspace with over 250 tools for compositing, vector paint, keying, rotoscoping, text animation, tracking, stabilization, particles and more. With new Apple Metal and CUDA GPU processing, the Fusion page is faster than ever! Fairlight audio gets a massive upgrade with new ADR tools, audio normalization, 3D panners, audio and video scrollers, a sound library database, and built in cross platform plug-ins such as reverb, hum removal, vocal channel and de-esser. There are also dozens of new features and improvements that editors and colorists have asked for. These include a new LUT browser, shared grades, multiple playheads, Super Scale HD to 8K up-rezzing, stacked timelines, on-screen annotations, subtitle and closed captioning tools, better keyboard customization, new title templates and much more!
DaVinci Resolve includes everything professional editors need to cut blockbuster films, television shows, and commercials. It’s perfect for both offline and online editing. The high performance playback engine makes editing and trimming incredibly fast, even for processor intensive formats such as H.264 and RAW.
Familiar multi track timeline, dozens of edit styles, precision trimming, customizable keyboard, stackable timelines and more.
Fast, context sensitive trimming tools, asymmetric trimming, dynamic and realtime trimming during live playback.
Full multi camera editing with realtime 2, 4, 9 or 16 camera playback views for cutting shows on the fly.
Quickly create constant or variable speed changes, complete with ramps and editable speed curves.
Timeline Curve Editor
Animate and add keyframes for virtually any parameter or plug-in using the inspector or the integrated timeline curve editor.
Transitions and Effects
Quickly add transitions and filters from the built in library, use 2D or 3D title templates, or add 3rd party plug‑ins.
Powerful Organization Tools
Create metadata based Smart Bins that auto populate, add markers with new on screen annotations and more.
Fusion brings the world’s most advanced compositing software for visual effects artists and motion graphic animators right into DaVinci Resolve! So now you can create cinematic feature film quality visual effects and stunning broadcast motion graphic animations without having to switch software applications!
Resolution independent paint tools with flexible brush styles, blend modes and strokes for removing items or painting new elements.
Isolate objects for other elements in a scene using bezier and B-spline tools to quickly draw and animate custom shapes.
3D Particle Systems
Create swirling, sparkling fantastic effects in full 3D, complete with physics and behavioral forces like gravity, avoidance and bounce.
Key any element using the new Delta keyer, Ultra, Chroma, Luma and differential keyers to create the best composite.
True 3D Compositing
Combine live action with 3D models, cameras, lights and more in a true 3D workspace to create amazing photorealistic effects.
Tracking and Stabilization
Use 3D and planar trackers to track, match move and stabilize anything! Match camera movement with the camera tracker.
2D and 3D Titles
Create amazing animated 2D and 3D titles with extrusion, reflections, shadows and more. Use the follower tool to animate individual characters!
Spline Based Animation
Use linear, bezier and b-spline curves to create keyframe animations that can be looped, reversed, ping ponged, stretched, squished and more.
DaVinci Resolve has been used on more feature films and television shows than any other grading system! You get the industry’s most powerful primary and secondary correction tools, advanced curve editor, tracking and stabilization, noise reduction and grain tools, ResolveFX and more.
Patented YRGB color science and 32-bit float image processing lets you achieve looks that are simply impossible with other software.
Traditional primary color wheels along with 12 advanced primary controls for quickly adjusting temperature, tint, mid-tone detail, and more.
Quickly sculpt contrast along various highlight and shadow areas of an image with separate curves and soft clipping for each channel.
Isolate and track different parts of an image using HSL qualifiers, keyers and basic or custom rotoscope shapes so you can make targeted corrections.
High Dynamic Range (HDR)
Work in high dynamic range and wide color space formats including Dolby Vision, HDR10+, Hybrid Log Gamma, and more.
Broad Format Support
Work natively with camera original RAW files and virtually every other format for total control over your images at the highest quality possible.
With Fairlight audio built in, you get a complete digital audio workstation with professional mixer, automation, metering, monitoring, sample level editing, new ADR tools, a sound library database, native audio plug-ins and more! You can even mix down and master to multiple formats, including 3D audio space formats such as 5.1, 7.1 and even 22.2
Full professional mixer with input selection, effects, insert, EQ and dynamic graphs, output selection, aux, pan, main and submix selections, and more!
Equalization and Dynamics
Get real time 6 band equalization, along with expander/gate, compressor and limiter dynamics on every single track.
Editing and Automation
Edit 192kHz 24-bit source clips with automation for adjusting fade, levels and more, all the way down to individual audio samples!
Plug In Effects
Use new native cross platform plug-ins, VST plug-ins or Mac OS X Audio Units with realtime processing for up to 6 plug-ins per track!
Professional automatic dialog replacement and spotting tools with multi take layered recording.
All the tools you need for mastering! Deliver anything from mono up to stereo, 5.1, 7.1 and even 22.2, complete with full 3D panning!
Media and Delivery
DaVinci Resolve 15 makes importing, syncing and organizing footage fast! Whether you’re going out to the web, tape, or theatrical distribution, DaVinci Resolve features everything you need to deliver projects in virtually any format! You’ll be able to get to work quickly and output files fast, so you’ll never miss a deadline!
Use the media page to import footage, sync audio and prep it for editing. Simply drag and drop files from your storage into bins or even your timeline!
Create free form or metadata based smart bins to organize clips. You get customizable list views, multiple bin windows and more!
Use embedded metadata or add your own to sort and sync clips, change display names, manage starts and stops in Multicam angles, and much more!
Output to the web, round trip projects with other applications, or even create digital cinema packages for theatrical distribution!
Quickly add multiple jobs to the render queue for batch processing. You can even offload output to another workstation!
Wide Format Support
DaVinci Resolve give you native compatibility with virtually all major post production file types, formats and even other applications!
Multi User Collaboration Revolutionary tools for simultaneous editing, visual effects, color correction and audio post!
DaVinci Resolve 15 completely redefines post production workflows! Assistant editors can prepare footage while editors cut the picture, colorists grade the shots, effects artists work on VFX, and sound editors mix and finish audio, all in the same project at the same time! You no longer have to waste time conforming and you no longer have to wait for a locked edit before starting color and audio work! That means picture editors, visual effects artists, colorists, and sound editors can now work in parallel, leaving more time for everyone to be creative
Clip, Timeline and Bin Locking
Locking a bin, clip or a timeline lets you safely work on a specific part of the project. You get full access and others have read access until you unlock it.
Built in Chat
The integrated chat client lets you speak with other members of the team without ever having to leave DaVinci Resolve so you can all stay on the same page!
The visual timeline comparison tool makes it fast and easy to see differences between two timelines so you can accept and merge changes!
You don’t need to buy special, expensive or proprietary storage and servers to work as a team in DaVinci Resolve. You can use any shared storage
DaVinci Resolve Studio Upgrade to DaVinci Resolve Studio for even more creative tools and options!
The free version of DaVinci Resolve has all of the professional editing, legendary color correction and Fairlight audio tools you need for SD, HD and Ultra HD work at up to 60 frames per second. DaVinci Resolve Studio adds support for 4K and higher, along with frame rates up to 120 fps. It also includes dozens of additional image processing features and filters that are not in the free version. This includes film grain, temporal and spatial noise reduction, amazing new face enhancement tools, lens flares, lens distortion correction, optical quality blur and mist effects, deflicker, dust busting, warping and much more
No Monthly Cloud Licensing Own for half the cost of a cloud subscription!
Unlike cloud based software, DaVinci Resolve Studio does not require a connection to the internet and there are no monthly subscription fees. Now you can get DaVinci Resolve Studio for only $299, which is 50% less than the cost of popular cloud subscriptions. Plus, you get full nonlinear editing, advanced color correction, Fusion effects and motion graphics, and Fairlight audio tools, all included in the one easy to buy solution. It’s like getting 4 high end professional applications for the cost of one!
New High Performance Playback Engine
Fly through edits and color correction with up to 10x the performance
DaVinci Resolve 15 features an incredible new video playback engine with CPU and GPU optimizations, lower latency, faster UI refresh, support for Apple Metal, and more! These upgrades combine to make DaVinci Resolve faster and far more responsive than ever. Working on long timelines with thousands of clips is incredibly fluid and editing is even more precise. Scrubbing and playback are instant, often starting before you lift your fingers off the keyboard! Powerful acceleration for processor intensive formats, like H.264, makes it possible to edit 4K material on a laptop in realtime! Whether you’re working in HD or 4K, with ProRes, H.264 or even RAW images, DaVinci Resolve 15 is completely responsive and fast enough to keep up with your every move
Legendary DaVinci Quality Unique YRGB 32-bit float image processing!
DaVinci Resolve’s Emmy™ award-winning image processing technology features deep 32-bit float processing combined with unique, patented YRGB color science that processes luminance independent of color. This allows you to adjust the luminance of video without rebalancing the color of your highlights, midtones, or shadows! The massive internal color space is also perfect for the latest HDR and wide color gamut workflows.
Hardware Control Panels Work faster, be more creative and get absolute control!
When you have a client looking over your shoulder you need to work fast. DaVinci Resolve control panels are designed to give you fluid, hands-on control over multiple parameters at the same time, allowing you to create looks that are simply impossible with a standard mouse! All controls are logically placed near your natural hand positions and are made out of the highest quality materials. You get smooth, high resolution weighted trackballs, along with precision engineered knobs and dials that feature the perfect amount of resistance so you can accurately adjust any setting. DaVinci Resolve control panels let you instinctively touch every part of the image!
Fairlight Professional Consoles Modular and upgradable free standing consoles!
Fairlight mixing consoles provide high quality tactile controls for nearly every parameter and feature in the software. Unique user interfaces and dynamic configuration changes provide fast to use buttons and controls that are optimized for the task at hand allowing you to work faster with Fairlight audio than any other tool in the world. With the modular design you can start with a larger console frame than you need and add more modules to meet the growing needs of your facility.
High resolution screen with HDMI and SDI inputs.
Motorized fader panel with 12 channel strips and controls buttons.
Hardware control panel for high speed audio editing.
Dual function control knobs and buttons for each channel strip.
Modular cast steel chassis available in 2, 3 and 5 bay configurations.
Fairlight Console LCD Monitor
High resolution screen with HDMI and SDI inputs for viewing channel controls, meters, video and more. Can be used with legacy EVO consoles.
Fairlight Console Channel Control
8 dual function touch sensitive knobs and buttons for each of the 12 fader channel strips, giving you fingertip control of up to 192 parameters!
Fairlight Console Channel Fader
Fader panel featuring 12 precision motorized faders with call, solo, mute, and automation controls, along with LED display for each channel’s status.
Fairlight Console Audio Editor
Dedicated hardware control panel for high speed, precision audio editing that lets you work much faster than is possible with a traditional mouse.
Mac, Windows and Linux The only post production solution that runs on all popular platforms!
DaVinci Resolve runs on all major platforms so you can use it at home or in a post facility on a Mac, at a broadcast facility running Windows, or a VFX studio on Linux. This gives you the freedom to use the platform of your choice, making it easy to integrate with your existing systems and workflows. If you’re running Red Hat or CentOS Linux, you can even build your own workstation using low cost motherboards, extremely fast processors, massive amounts of RAM and up to 8 GPUs. Imagine building your own super computer for incredible real time performance!
Open and Compatible The world’s most compatible post production solution!
With all of the different workflows and systems out there, you need a post production solution that’s compatible and open enough to handle anything! DaVinci Resolve has been designed to work with all major file formats, media types, and post production software. You can use XML, EDLs, or AAF to move projects between DaVinci Resolve, Final Cut Pro, Avid Media Composer, and Premiere Pro. Deep integration with Fusion makes it easy to send shots out for VFX work, or you can roundtrip with software such as After Effects. For audio, projects can easily be moved between DaVinci Resolve and ProTools. When you’re on a tight deadline, you can count on DaVinci Resolve to “just work!”