Today saw the release of Blackmagic Design; DaVinci Resolve 12.5 With over 1000 enhancements and 250 new features which includes major additions to the editing toolset.

Davinci Resolve 12.5

So what are the new features?

• Improved edit timeline and color page UI performance

• Fusion Connect lets users send a clip(s) from the edit timeline to Fusion for compositing and when returned from Fusion they automatically replace the originating edit timeline clips

• The Source viewer now includes an optional Audio Overlay on Video

• Primary color palettes now include Temperature and Tint sliders

• Resolve FX - Film Grain, Lens Flares, Lens Blur, Light Rays and others

• Dramatically improved Spatial Noise Reduction - DaVinci Resolve Studio only

• Extended HDR grading controls, HDR scopes, HDR support for 16bit cache formats and HDMI 2.0a metadata - DaVinci Resolve Studio only

• Redesigned and improved Log grading controls with a Project Setting option to switch between legacy and new behavior

• Improved management of nodes and links in the Node editor

• Expanded Marker feature set

• Improved Titles with support in place editing

• Metadata keywords are now stored as text bubbles which are saved in a user dictionary and can easily be appended to multiple clips

• Easy to use Tags are now supported in Display Name, Burn-ins, render filenames and render paths

• New Media Pool Power Bins allow sharing content between multiple user projects

• You now have the ability to adjust via the inspector parameters for all selected clips or transitions

• Ability to create User Transition Presets

• Power Windows and ResolveFX can now be tracked with a Point tracker

• Edit Sizing now includes Lens Distortion Correction - DaVinci Resolve Studio only •

Added selection for 3:2 rendering of 23.976 and 24fps to 29.79fps and 30fps

• Audio can now be rendered in a single track or one track per channel

• Clip Retime effects are now adjustable using a Retime Curve in context with the timeline clip

• Dynamic Zoom for fast start and end positioning of still image transforms

• Expanded Multicam feature set

• Interlaced media can now be de-interlaced with optional normal and for some clips a high setting - DaVinci Resolve Studio only

• Added support for DaVinci Color Transform Language, .dctl for user defined color transforms - DaVinci Resolve Studio only

• Resolve Color Management now includes a checkbox and dropdown menu to separate gamut and gamma options

• Support for several new edit Transitions

• Expanded Keyframe and Curves feature set in the Edit timeline

• Clip metadata for selected or all Media Pool clips can now be imported with selection rules or exported using .csv format

• Spanish interface support 

Blackmagic Design can be found at booth #SL217 at this year's NAB Show

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