Blackmagic Design has just announced an update to its professional editing and colour correction software, DaVinci Resolve.

The new DaVinci Resolve version 12.5.4 is available for download, free of charge, from the Blackmagic Design website today for both DaVinci Resolve Studio and DaVinci Resolve customers.  New features include:

  • Support for the new MacBook Pro Touch Bar
  • Additional Rec. 2100 and 2020 support for high dynamic range workflows
  • Support for Grass Valley HQ and HQX codecs on Mac, Windows and Linux
  • Added support for preserving super-white and sub-black data with ProRes 4444
  • Added new sliders to control Dolby Vision analysis data
  • Added P3-D65 IDTs and ODTs in ACES
  • Added Rec. 2020 ST.2084 1000 nits ODT clamped to P3 in ACES
  • Added support for image orientation flag in DPX files
  • Improved support for CR2 files from Canon 5D Mark IV
  • Improved grading and playback performance when working with large node graphs    

The new software is available for Windows, Mac and Linux. It can be downloaded from