Blackmagic Camera 8.6 Public Beta

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Blackmagic Design has released its new Blackmagic Camera 8.6 Public Beta. It provides support for cloud based workflows and direct uploads to DaVinci Resolve projects, plus webcam support for USB streaming on Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera and Cinema Camera 6K.

What’s new in Blackmagic Camera 8.6

The following models have new features:

Pocket Cinema Camera 4K

Pocket Cinema Camera 6K

Pocket Cinema Camera 6K G2

Pocket Cinema Camera 6K Pro

Cinema Camera 6K

  • Adds support for using camera as a webcam or UVC device.
  • Adds media pool file browser.
  • Adds clip deletion support.
  • Adds Blackmagic Cloud clip uploads.
  • Adds direct uploads to DaVinci Resolve projects.
  • Adds ability to update and manage camera via ethernet.
  • Adds REST control API for remote control.
  • Adds login and secure certificate support.
  • Adds network time protocol support.
  • Adds web media manager support.
  • Adds file transfer protocol support.
  • Adds SMB file sharing support.
  • Adds mobile phone tethering support for some models.
  • Improves gyro metadata reliability.
  • Improves USB-C drive detection reliability.

Minimum system requirements for Mac OS

  • macOS 13.0 Ventura or later
  • macOS 14.0 Sonoma or later

Minimum system requirements for Windows

  • Windows 10 64-bit or later
  • Windows 11 64-bit or later

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