BRAW Studio

Changelog

1.3.1 (Current version) - April 22 2019

  • Some plugins weren’t working with BRAW Studio (NeatVideo Second Revision for example), fixed now
  • Displaying dark grey frames for corrupted frames
  • New Visible BRAW Studio Panel (CEP Extension) compatible with CC 2017 / 2018 : please click the button inside the panel (for metadata and timecodes) if not already done, it will use and delete temporary .braw.studio files
  • Bug fixes :
    • Copy / Paste Source Settings from one clip to another is working now
    • Please only apply Source Settings presets by drag and dropping the preset into the Source Settings UI and not on the timeline clip
    • Avoid freezes when loading a .BRAW File with a LUT inside
    • When an error was happening, some wrong messages were sent to the user
  • Improvements in installation process for plugin and Panel
  • BRAW Studio manual updated, please don’t forget to read it !

1.3.0 - April 8 2019

  • BRAW API 1.3 (Blackmagic Design URSA Mini Pro G2 support)
  • New BRAW Studio Panel, compatible only with PPro CC 2019 :
    • Automatically imports BRAW metadata : Camera Name, Scene, Take etc. automatically added to imported clips. You need to change Project panel columns display to see all of them
    • “Media Start” Timecode for NTSC Framerates fixed (=> now you can export to FCP XML and reimport it into DaVinci Resolve without issues)
  • Bug fixes :
    • Some frames were doubled and some missing
    • When audio track was shorter than video track (slow motion footage)
  • New “BRAW Studio Readme.pdf” with more details about installing BRAW Studio, licensing, settings, accessing the Source Settings and information about the new Panel
  • License and Settings :
    • New button at the top of the Source Settings to access them (more visible than the little top right icon)
    • When clicking on “Open Log Folder” it will create automatically a .zip to send us

1.2.1 - March 21 2019

  • Importing BRAW files from a network location bug fixed
  • “Merge Clip” feature : merged BRAW clips source settings are working now but without sidecar save/load
  • BRAW Studio Settings popup can be launched when importing .braw into Adobe Media Encoder by right-clicking and selecting “Source Settings”
  • Logs can now be written without launching in Administrator Mode
  • Plugin more stable overall, fixed some crashes

1.2.0 - March 6 2019

  • Updating BRAW SDK to 1.2 :
    • Analog gain restricts ISOs you can choose
    • BRAW Studio can now load braw files shot from Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera 4K
    • New Gamut : ACES AP0 and ACES AP1
    • New Gamma : ACEScct
  • BRAW Studio available on Adobe Media Encoder with a dedicated license, beginning with “AUKBRME”. Licensing will be done through PPro BRAW Studio Settings popup (see video tutorial)
  • UI freezes bug fix
  • Bug Fixed : When .braw with international characters in filename was loaded, the created sidecar had a wrong filename
  • You can license AfterCodecs in BRAW Studio and vice-versa

1.1.0 - February 19 2019

  • BRAW Studio updated to Blackmagic BRAW API version 1.1 (from DaVinci Resolve 15.2)
    • New Color Spaces (Rec.709, Rec.2020, DCI-P3 D65, DCI-P3 Theater, CIE 1931 XYZ D65, CIE 1931 XYZ D50 PCS)
    • New Gammas (Linear, Rec.2100 Hybrid Log Gamma, Rec.2100 ST2084 PQ)
    • Hilight Recovery mode
    • White Level & Black Level sliders in Gamma Controls
    • ISO 3200 available now
    • Some footage were impossible to open : now fixed
  • Better logs files for debugging
  • Footage without audio won’t display a popup error anymore

1.0.0 - January 29 2019

  • First official version after January 13 BETA
  • For Premiere Pro / Windows as of now
  • Wrong colors with “Decode Using Camera Metadata” bug fix
  • Media Browser import crash bug fix