Desktop Video 14.0 SDK

This SDK provides developer support for Desktop Video 14.0 that allows updating of hardware control and software interfaces for Desktop Video products.

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Released: 22 May 2024

SDK Manual

DeckLink SDK Manual

This manual provides all the information you need to set up and use the SDK for DeckLink capture and playback cards.

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Released: 22 May 2024


Desktop Video 14.0.1

This software update adds support for HDR playback from Adobe Premiere in Ultra HD 50, 59.94 and 60p, as well as fixing an intermittent firmware update issue with Maple Ridge-based Thunderbolt host controller and Goshen Ridge-based Thunderbolt expansion docks.

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Desktop Video 14.0.1

03 Jun 2024

Presentations and Sample Code

These downloadable packages contain presentation content from the 2018 IBC Blackmagic Developer Support booth. They include a PDF slide presentation with accompanying sample code that builds on Windows, Linux and Mac. Please refer to the within each package for details.

Introduction to Video Capture and Playback

Advanced Video Capture and Playback

Live Video Processing with OpenCV