NAB 2011: Blackmagic today launched DaVinci Resolve 8, an update to the firm’s colour correction tool.

New features include multi-layer timeline support with editing, and XML import and export with Final Cut Pro, together with OpenCL processing for use on Apple’s iMac and MacBook Pro computers.

DaVinci Resolve 8 also supports the Avid Artist Color control panel and also offers ALE export to relink graded DNxHD files back into Avid editors.

The update will be available to DaVinci Resolve users free of charge.