offers the flexibility of working with compressed and uncompressed
video in standard definition PAL/NTSC up to full 1080HD video. Now
it’s possible to capture live game play, archive family movies and
create amazing videos in full broadcast quality video! Blackmagic
Design’s Media Express software is included for a complete capture
and playback solution without the need for any additional software.
HDMI Digital Connections
features the highest quality HDMI input and output connections. HDMI
is the worldwide standard for connecting digital consumer video
equipment like cameras, set-top boxes and disk recorders. Intensity's
HDMI output is perfect for monitoring full HD, HDV and even DV
editing projects on the latest big screen TVs and HD video
projectors! HDMI includes your audio, so you can connect to your TV
with a single cable!
the software you love!
works with the software you love to use! Use DirectShow™ and
QuickTime™ software, or the World's most popular editing software
such as Media Composer™, Final Cut Pro™ and Premiere Pro™. You
also get Photoshop™ plug-ins to grab and output frames, plus real
time preview in After Effects™ and Nuke™. No other cards support
more software on Windows, Mac OS X or Linux, so you have the freedom
to work with your favorite tools!
in Final Cut Pro™ with Intensity Pro, while using the highest
quality uncompressed video, or choose DVCPRO HD and ProRes 422, which
are higher quality and faster than native HDV. You can even use
Intensity Pro just for monitoring to HDMI televisions from HDV Final
Cut Pro timelines! When playing back video, you get full RT Extreme™
real time effects, all with sample accurate AV sync. Intensity Pro
supports many of the advanced Final Cut Pro™ features such as 10
bit rendering, RT Extreme™, and support for ProRes 422, HDV, JPEG,
DV, DV50, DV100, 8 & 10 bit uncompressed media types.
Media Composer 7™
Media Composer has been the choice of professional editors for over
20 years. The Avid Media Composer family of software, including Avid
Symphony and Avid NewsCutter, provides fully integrated support for
Intensity. Capture and playback in full uncompressed quality, or
directly in Avid DNxHD or other popular compressed video formats.
Media Composer 7 has fast and familiar operation and it’s new 64
bit architecture plays back complex layered effects in real time.
Intensity lets you capture, edit, monitor and playback with Media
Composer 7, making it the perfect choice for professionals who need
the best Avid workflow on Mac OS X and Windows 8.
Windows, Blackmagic's full resolution (1920 x 1080) professional
quality compressed HD codec can capture JPEG AVI files in real time
using Premiere Pro. Unlike HDV and DVCPRO HD which uses reduced
resolution 1440 x 1080 video, Blackmagic's Online JPEG maintains the
full resolution 1920 x 1080 resolution of HD video without the huge
file size of uncompressed HD video. Blackmagic's Online JPEG is so
efficient that full motion 1080i HD video can be recorded at only 12
MB per second vs. a massive 119 MB per second for uncompressed HD
even allows high end design and effects work, great for the special
effects you've always wanted in Independent Films, use After Effects,
Combustion™, Photoshop® and more. Intensity also includes an RGB
QuickTime™ preview output for After Effects and Fusion™. And, you
can always preview on the video-out interactively as you design and
then play pre-renders using real time ram preview. When rendering
your project, processing quality using the Blackmagic codec is full
16 bit, so you always get the advantage of uncompressed video.
includes special Photoshop plug-ins, so you can directly capture and
output still frames from within Photoshop. Outputting Photoshop
graphics from Intensity lets you see the correct color and the
effects of video interlace and field movement. Intensity uses the
correct video levels so you can't get illegal 100% RGB video levels
eliminating, surprises when graphics are displayed
Vegas PrSony Vegas Pro works seamlessly with Intensity Pro and
Shuttle for an incredible SD and HD editing experience! Use powerful
video effects and versatile audio editing tools while previewing your
work in real time even with full HD projects! Capture up to 10 bit
uncompressed so you can start with the best possible image quality
for your Blu-ray Disc creation or Windows Media 9 content
Media Express Included!
Media Express is free software that comes with every Intensity model.
Media Express lets you batch capture and playback in uncompressed YUV
and RGB QuickTime, AVI and DPX, or compressed ProRes, DVCPRO and
MJPEG files. You can create your own playlist, organize clip bins and
add additional metadata. Media Express is perfect for software
applications that don't support direct capture and playback with tape
decks from within the software itself. Media Express supports XML and
CMX EDL import and export, plus frame accurate deck control via
RS-422. Media Express is a complete solution for capture and
in Playback Mode
can load in a huge number of clips for review. Use DPX, MJPEG,
uncompressed YUV and RGB, ProRes, DVCPRO HD all in the same playlist.
your clips with full frame rate for accurate review.
Media Express you can select any of the 16 audio channels. Simply
click on the audio you want to hear
Play or Master
on the fly. Play back single or multiple clips. Master to tape via
insert or assemble editing.
your playlist has never been easier with Media Express' dynamic
playlist search. Even if you have 1,000 clips, you'll always find the
you can see all the important detail information of your clip,
including frame size, frame rate, color space, format and codec.
Grab Frame Tool
Express makes grabbing frames of your video easy. When the frame you
want is displayed in the preview window, just hit Grab Frame.
Pro is the world’s first HDMI and analog component, NTSC/PAL and
S-Video PCIe capture and playback card for Windows, Mac OS X and
Linux computers. Intensity Pro is great for HDTV or standard
definition editing using big screen televisions and video projectors.
Intensity Pro works with uncompressed SD or HD video, and compressed
codecs such as DNxHD, ProRes, DVCPRO HD, DVCPRO 50, JPEG, HDV and DV!
Intensity Pro is a professional editing card featuring maximum real
time effects in Avid Media Composer 6™, Apple Final Cut Pro™ and
Adobe Premiere Pro™, with full support for both uncompressed and
compressed AVI and QuickTime files. Intensity Pro also has full
integration with Adobe After Effects and Photoshop.
Video Input: Component, NTSC, PAL or S-Video.
Video Output: Component, NTSC, PAL or S-Video.
Video Input: 1 x HDMI type A connector
Video Output: 1 x HDMI type A connector
Audio Input: 2 Channel RCA HiFi audio in 24 bit.
Audio Output: 2 Channel RCA HiFi audio in 24 bit.
Audio Input: 2 Channels.
Audio Output: 2 Channels.
Audio Output: 2 Channel 24 bit.
Rate support: HDMI and Analog Component switches between high
definition and standard definition.
Control: None. FireWire may be used for controlling some cameras.
HDMI Formats: 525 NTSC, 625 PAL, 720HD and 1080HD switchable.
Interface: PCI Express 1 lane, compatible with 1, 4, 8 and 16 lane
Format Support: 625i/50 PAL and 525i/59.94 NTSC.
Format Support: 1080i50, 1080i59.94, 1080i60, 1080p23.98, 1080p24,
1080p25, 1080p29.97, 1080p30, 720p50, 720p59.94 and 720p60.
Video Sampling: 4:2:2
Audio Sampling: Television standard sample rate of 48 kHz and 24 bit.
Color Space: YUV 4:2:2
Color Precision: 4:2:2
Protection: HDMI input is unable to capture from copy protected HDMI
sources. Always confirm copyright ownership before capture or
distribution of content.
Conversion: Hardware based real time.
Down Conversion: Software based down conversion during video
Up Conversion: Real time standard definition to 1080HD and 720HD
during video capture.
Time Effects: Apple Final Cut Pro™ internal effects. Adobe®
Premiere Pro® Mercury Playback Engine effects. Avid Media Composer
6™ internal effects.
Included: Media Express, Disk Speed Test, Blackmagic System
Preferences and Blackmagic driver.
Software Upgrade: Firmware built into software driver. Loaded at
system start, or via updater software.
Installation: PCI Express 1 lane, compatible with 1,4,8,16 lane PCI
Express slots on Mac OS X, Windows 7 and Linux. Please check the
Support pages to see the full system requirements.
System Compatibility: Compatible with Microsoft Windows 7, Apple Mac
OS X and Linux.