Category: Colour Grading

5D MKII + Davinci Resolve Colour Grading Demo

5D MKII + Davinci Resolve Colour Grading Demonstration from Juan Melara on Vimeo. member Ervani posted a request for members to try their hand at colouring his footage. Contemplating a switch to Davinci Resolve, Ervani wanted to see what Resolve users could do with his 5D MKII footage. You can read the original thread […]

January 3, 2013 // By : // 10 Comments

Blackmagic Cinema Camera + Davinci Resolve Colour Grading Breakdown

BMCC + Davinci Resolve Colour Grading Breakdown from Juan Melara on Vimeo. member Kholi posted up some Blackmagic Cinema Camera raw DNGs the other day. So I thought I’d have another go at grading BMCC footage. Find the DNGs in this thread here. The BMCC just impresses me more and more each time I […]

December 30, 2012 // By : // 14 Comments

Scarlet + Davinci Resolve Colour Grading Breakdowns

Reduser member Philipe Ratton posted some awesome R3Ds from his latest short film currently in production. I couldn’t resist grading these. You can find the original Reduser post with the R3Ds here. Grading is super easy when you start with quality, well shot source material. That was definitely the case this time! There are so many possibilities […]

December 29, 2012 // By : // 13 Comments

Recovering Highlights with Davinci Resolve

Ok so it’s not really recovering highlights, cause if they’re blown out, they’re gone. It’s more bringing near blown out highlights back into a useful visible range. A few people on bmcuser and reduser have been having problems with this, so I’ve put together this post. This method is probably the easiest I’ve found and […]

December 28, 2012 // By : // 8 Comments

Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera Colour Grades

I’ve been closely following the development of the Blackmagic Cinema Camera and have been looking forward to grading some of it’s raw files. The other day I stumbled onto this post on which links to some raw sample footage. The video above and frame grabs below were graded in Davinci Resolve from 2400×1350 raw […]

December 26, 2012 // By : // 9 Comments