Introducing the Blackmagic URSA Cine Immersive: Revolutionizing Apple Immersive Video for Vision Pro

Introducing the Blackmagic URSA Cine Immersive: Revolutionizing Apple Immersive Video for Vision Pro

Blackmagic Design has just announced a groundbreaking new camera system that’s set to revolutionize how we capture and experience video. Meet the Blackmagic URSA Cine Immersive, the world's first commercial camera system specifically designed to capture Apple Immersive Video for the Vision Pro headset. This incredible new format leverages 8K, 3D video with a 180-degree field of view and Spatial Audio to transport viewers right into the heart of the action.

What Makes Blackmagic URSA Cine Immersive Special?

This isn't just another camera. The URSA Cine Immersive is built on a new platform and comes with a fixed, custom stereoscopic 3D lens system and dual 8K image sensors. This powerful setup allows for stunning 16 stops of dynamic range, capturing every detail with incredible fidelity. Whether you're filming action-packed scenes, breathtaking landscapes, or intimate performances, this camera delivers unparalleled realism and immersion.

Key Features

Here’s a quick look at what the Blackmagic URSA Cine Immersive brings to the table:

  • 8K Stereoscopic 3D Capture: Capture immersive cinema content at 8160 x 7200 resolution per eye.
  • High Dynamic Range: 16 stops of dynamic range ensure your footage looks spectacular in every lighting condition.
  • Lightweight and Robust Design: The camera body is made from magnesium alloy and lightweight carbon fiber polycarbonate composite, perfect for fast-paced shooting environments.
  • Comprehensive Connectivity: Equipped with 12G-SDI out, 10G Ethernet, USB-C, XLR audio, and more.
  • Built-in Storage: Comes with 8TB of high-performance network storage, allowing you to record over 2 hours of 8K stereoscopic 3D video.
  • Cloud Integration: Syncs with Blackmagic Cloud and DaVinci Resolve media bins in real-time, enabling remote editing.

Post-Production Just Got Easier

Blackmagic Design didn’t stop at the camera. They also announced updates to DaVinci Resolve, making it the first post-production software to support Apple Immersive Video. These updates include:

  • Immersive Video Viewer: Editors can pan, tilt, and roll clips for a more dynamic editing experience.
  • Enhanced Editing Tools: New features for handling Apple Immersive Video, including automatic recognition of dual file stereo content and the ability to bypass transitions rendered by Apple Vision Pro.
  • Quick Export Presets: Easily export files for seamless viewing on Apple Vision Pro.

Perfect for High-End Productions

The URSA Cine Immersive is designed to meet the demands of any high-end production. Its robust build, extensive connectivity options, and innovative features like high-speed Wi-Fi and 10G Ethernet make it a versatile tool for any filmmaker. The camera also supports high voltage batteries, ensuring you can keep shooting without interruptions.

Availability and Price

Excited to get your hands on this revolutionary camera system? The Blackmagic URSA Cine Immersive and the updated DaVinci Resolve will be available later this year from selected Blackmagic Design resellers worldwide.

Final Thoughts

With the Blackmagic URSA Cine Immersive, filmmakers now have the tools to create truly immersive and engaging content for the Apple Vision Pro. Whether you're a seasoned professional or an aspiring filmmaker, this camera system opens up new possibilities for storytelling and viewer engagement. Stay tuned for more updates, and get ready to take your productions to the next level!

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