Autokroma up to date their BRAW Studio plugin for Adobe Premiere Professional, After Results, and Media Encoder for Apple M1 help.
Autokroma BRAW Studio was the primary plugin enabling you to make use of Blackmagic Design’s RAW format in Adobe Premiere and After Results. With the discharge of BRAW in September 2018, Blackmagic rolled out help for DaVinci Resolve because it’s their very own NLE. Their official Blackmagic RAW 1.5 SDK with Premiere and After Results help solely got here out a 12 months later. Autokroma took their probability and rapidly created their plugin to assist BRAW customers.
With the brand new 2.5.1 replace, BRAW Studio runs on Apple Silicon Macs now. The brand new Apple CPUs are primarily based on the ARM structure as a substitute of x86 like beforehand. Thus, software program producers have to adapt their applications to work flawlessly and make use of the advantages of the brand new structure. FYI, BMD’s personal Blackmagic RAW SDK already has supported Apple M1 Macs for a bit over two months by now.
The brand new model additionally helps MFR (Multi-Body Rendering) within the beta variations of After Results 2022.
Within the earlier July replace, Autokroma added help for Nikon Z6II/Z7II and Panasonic Lumix S1H/S1/S5 BRAW clips captured by a Blackmagic Video Help.
What’s the distinction to Blackmagic’s official RAW SDK?
In fact, it’s a legitimate query, why you must use BRAW Studio as a substitute of BMD’s free official RAW SDK utility, which additionally provides help for Premiere and After Results. My colleague Jakub Han wrote an in depth comparability in an article last year.
However to sum it up right here: BRAW Studio options a number of capabilities like world presets, a panel for simple and fast grading, and Metadata. Autokroma claims that BRAW Studio runs smoother and affords help for his or her plugins.
Autokroma additionally has a weblog put up on why they suggest utilizing their plugin over the official one, you can find it here.
Blackmagic’s plugin is sort of minimal with not a number of settings. They’re clearly focussing on DaVinci Resolve and the symbiosis with BRAW.
Who’s BRAW Studio for?
I’d say BRAW Studio is good for individuals who don’t wish to work with DaVinci Resolve, however nonetheless wish to use BRAW to the very best of its capabilities.
The plugin is out there on their web site for 69.50€, you may as well obtain a trial that permits playback of 500 frames.
Discover extra data on the official Autokroma website.
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