I wasn't able to spend much time with the new Blackmagic OS at NAB, but our friend Hugh Brownstone did and is sharing this video.
I was impressed tho with the demo and sure wish other camera manufacturers would implement some UI improvements like these to their camera OS!
And to those manufacturers who keep telling me that “professionals don't want touch screen LCDs” let me tell you I still think you're wrong!
Blackmagic OS 4.0: The New Standard in Sub-$5,000 Video Camera Software UX [NAB 2016, Episode 5]
I was blown away by the new software user experience (UX) of Hasselblad's H6D, and now Blackmagic delivers a dramatically enhanced software UX too, this time in a dedicated video camera, the URSA Mini. Call it the new standard in sub-$5,000 dedicated video camera software UX, confirming that a sea-change in usability is underway. It's about time.
Let's just hope it really does ship this summer. Pricing & availability for:
(cover photo credit: snap from video)