01

Jul 2019

AV Magazine - Stadiums Special

Holdan feature alongside Midwich, Sound Technology and PSCo in the latest edition of AV Magazine. Take some time out to find out what technology is used to provide football fans instant "TV REPLAY" in the terraces. Available to download.
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04

Jun 2019

Media Production Show 2019

We're exhibiting at Media Production Show 2019 on stand 422. Register now for your free pass. The stand will be packed with innovation from 15 different manufacturers, and we will be showing new live production, post production and IP workflows. As well as the latest technology from the...
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03

Jun 2019

Pocket Cinema Camera 4K for Photographers

The revolutionary new Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K is the camera you’ve been asking for! Blackmagic Design’s original Pocket Cinema Camera took the industry by storm. It was, and still is, used extensively throughout the industry for everything from shooting Vlogs to filming bi...
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06

Mar 2019

Major announcements from Blackmagic Design

Not just some new products and technical updates from Blackmagic Design. No, these are major new products and massive technical updates.
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26

Feb 2019

Are we looking at the world’s most affordable 4K studio?

The latest products in the Blackmagic stable have completed a jigsaw puzzle that has everyone from corporate producers to television studio owners seriously taking notice. Kitting out a studio with three cameras, switcher, tally, talkback and remote camera set up, has traditionally only been wit...
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29

Nov 2018

Wise Guy, eh!

With the release of the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K, it’s time to start thinking about how you want to record… Like the URSA Mini Pro, the Pocket Cinema Camera 4K has built-in SD & CFast card slots. However, it only has 1 of each and (currently) will not roll record from o...
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26

Sep 2018

Blackmagic Design Announces Cintel Scanner 2

Blackmagic Design have announced Cintel Scanner 2, a second generation model of its popular real-time film scanner. Cintel Scanner 2 features the incredible speed of Thunderbolt 3 and PCIe host computer connections, as well as a new skid plate for 35 mm HDR film scanning and timecode output. The ...
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06

Sep 2018

How do I add video (and other) inputs to my MacBook Pro?

Apple laptops have evolved to become minimalist powerhouses. Over the years, MacBook Pro designers have engineered a beautiful, sleek chassis and reduced the weight significantly. The result is a travel-friendly powerhouse, a light-weight editing workstation, a super-slim 4K grading system. But ...
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25

May 2018

Terms that just won’t go away!

We have moved on since the 80s and 90s and left terms such as Betamax and S-Video languishing in museums (http://www.obsoletemedia.org/). Underscan and Overscan still crop up, however, in monitor specs. These terms have their roots in old analogue television, when using CRTs or Cathode Ray Tube ...
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04

May 2018

FieldCast's new 12G SFP modules

At NAB 2018 Blackmagic Design announced a raft of new converters and among them was their new Mini Converter Optical Fiber 12G. This converter, no bigger than a box of matches, is a bi-directional unit having the ability to send and receive 4K 60p video at the same time. The only problem - it ne...
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23

Apr 2018

What's new at NAB 2018?

All the key new products from NAB 2018: Blackmagic Design, Teradek, SmallHD, CoreSWX, Panasonic, Sonnet, SLR Magic, LEDGO, more! Richard Payne, Head of Technology writes... "The NAB Show is the world's largest convention encompassing the convergence of media, entertainment and technology....
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09

Mar 2018

Derby Country FC goes live with Blackmagic Design

Blackmagic Design has today announced that Derby County Football Club (DCFC) has invested in a multi camera live production workflow featuring the Blackmagic Studio Camera 4K, Micro Studio Camera 4K and URSA Mini 4.6K. Led by head of broadcast, Matt Reeder, and Chief Technology Officer, Stuart Fi...
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25

Apr 2017

Blackmagic Design at NAB

Blackmagic Design Announces DaVinci Resolve 14, ATEM Television Studio Pro HD and Remote Bluetooth Camera Control for URSA Mini Pro at NAB 2017
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19

Apr 2016

Blackmagic DeckLink Duo 2: shipping now!

The new DeckLink Duo 2 is a smaller version of the new DeckLink Quad 2 card, released at IBC 2015.
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18

Apr 2016

Video Assist 4K: shipping now!

The next product we have at the show this year is the new Video Assist 4K. The new Video Assist 4K lets you add a bright 7 inch monitor and broadcast quality recorder to any SDI or HDMI camera. By adding a Video Assist to a DLSR camera you can get a nice large screen that ensures you get perfect ...
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18

Apr 2016

Blackmagic MultiView 4: shipping now!

Blackmagic MultiView 4 is an new and extremely powerful multi view monitoring converter.
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18

Apr 2016

Blackmagic Micro Converters: shipping now!

The new Blackmagic Micro Converters come in two models, SDI to HDMI and HDMI to SDI. They are extremely tiny converters and are not much bigger than the cables that connect to them!
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17

Apr 2016

Blackmagic Duplicator 4K: shipping now!

The new Blackmagic Duplicator 4K was designed to solve the biggest problem we see the television production industry faces today. This problem is how do we get Ultra HD content to customers, and let customers take advantage of the big screen Ultra HD televisions they have been buying. How can we ...
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17

Apr 2016

DaVinci Resolve 12.5: shipping now!

Blackmagic hasa new update for DaVinci Resolve this year and even though originally we planned on this being an update 100% focused on lots of very tiny refinements, the engineering team has actually added a lot of big features as well.
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14

Sep 2015

Blackmagic Design IBC 2015 Roundup

Blackmagic Design IBC 2015 Roundup
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12

Apr 2015

Blackmagic Design Announces DaVinci Resolve 12

Blackmagic Design announced today at NAB, DaVinci Resolve 12, a major upgrade with over 80 new features for professional editing and colour grading.
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12

Apr 2015

Blackmagic launches its latest range of products at NAB

Blackmagic Design have once again surprised everyone with the launch of 3 incredible new cameras, updated an already outstanding colour correction system AND launched a range of 12G-SDI mini converters among other things.
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22

Feb 2015

21

Feb 2015

Holdan launch the 3-camera 4K Studio for £20K at BVE

Holdan will demonstrate a complete 3-camera 4K studio for less than twenty thousand pounds. This solution includes an integrated UHD portable production unit (PPU) which centralizes camera control, signal switching and routing, monitoring, recording and crew communications. The studio suite is co...
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06

Jan 2015

Inside Blackmagic Design's UltraHD Mobile Demo Vehicle

The Blackmagic Design UltraHD Mobile Demo Vehicle is on tour again and 2 extra dates. Come and see the latest Blackmagic Design Ultra HD Solutions. Featuring thier latest products, including those announced at NAB 2014, the UK tour allows you a unique opportunity to discover and experience t...
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04

Jan 2015

No rest for Blackmagic Design

New firmware from Blackmagic Design
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15

Dec 2014

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Oct 2014

17

Sep 2014

Whistle Stop Tour: IBC 2014

One rule: a single product from each manufacturer…
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11

Sep 2014

Blackmagic gets lucky at IBC 2014

Blackmagic hits lucky at IBC 2014
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21

Aug 2014

Brighton local TV selects Panasonic

Brighton local TV selects Panasonic  
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04

Aug 2014

A little update with very big implications

What’s new in ATEM 6.0? Blackmagic’s support page (https://www.blackmagicdesign.com/uk/support/readme/1496) explains that there are a mere two parts to the update, one of which is the launch of a new GUI.  This is a really nice tweak meaning that you can now run the ATEM Control ...
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17

Jul 2014

It may have dropped in price, but this is no toy.

The Blackmagic Design Pocket Camera could be the camera that launches 1,000 careers. Oscar audiences over the next few years will probably get bored of cinematographers thanking Blackmagic for giving them their first big break.
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25

Jun 2014

14

Apr 2014

Blackmagic launches 10 new products at NAB 2014

Blackmagic launches 10 new products at NAB 2014
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12

Nov 2013

Pocket Cinema Camera goes RAW

Blackmagic Camera Utility 1.5 adds CinemaDNG RAW recording support for Pocket Cinema Camera.
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26

Sep 2013

Holdan tours, bringing 4K to the UK

As the distributor of leading manufacturers, Holdan will be showing a vast range of 4K and HD products at the forthcoming Autumn tour. The events taking place in London, Belfast and Leeds are free entry and will give visitors the chance to try out the latest production, post production and stream...
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12

Jul 2013

Blackmagic Cinema Camera - now in stock!

Blackmagic Cinema Camera - now in stock!
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01

Jul 2013

HyperDeck 3.8 now available

Product update for HyperDeck Studio and HyperDeck Studio Pro
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06

Jun 2013

HE HD Tour - Ravensbourne College: June 25th

See the latest broadcast TV and video technology at Holdan's 2013 HE HD Tour. It's a free roadshow event that's visiting campuses around the country.
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