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Blackmagic Design Wins "Design Award of the Year" at Australian International Design Awards

Fremont, CA - June 11, 2013 - Blackmagic Design today announced that Blackmagic Cinema Camera has been honoured with the “Design Award of the Year” and a “Best in Category” award at the 2013 Australian International Design Awards.

Run by international design promotion organization Good Design Australia, the annual Australian International Design Awards endorse great design and provide consumers with a clear indicator of the cornerstones of good design: form, function, quality, safety, sustainability and innovation.

These awards continue Blackmagic Design’s international recognition in product design, as the company has also received numerous prestigious red dot awards for product design in 2012 and 2011. The red dot award is a professional design competition awarded in the fields of product design, communication design and design concepts. In 2012, Blackmagic Design’s Heavy Duty Mini Converter, HyperDeck Shuttle, ATEM Camera Converter and UltraStudio 3D were honoured with red dot awards, while in 2011 UltraStudio Pro and DaVinci Resolve were honoured as well.

“It is a huge honour to be recognized by Good Design Australia for the design work done by our software engineers, hardware engineers and industrial designers,” said Grant Petty, CEO, Blackmagic Design. “There is nothing more exciting than designing new products and inventing the future. These awards show the innovation and incredible design work that is happening at Blackmagic Design.”

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About Blackmagic Design
Blackmagic Design creates the world’s highest quality video editing products, digital film cameras, colour correctors, video converters, video monitoring, routers, live production switchers, disk recorders, waveform monitors and film restoration software for the feature film, post production and television broadcast industries. Blackmagic Design’s DeckLink capture cards launched a revolution in quality and affordability, while the company’s Emmy™ award winning DaVinci colour correction products have dominated the television and film industry since 1984. Blackmagic Design continues ground breaking innovations including stereoscopic 3D and 4K workflows. Founded by world leading post production editors and engineers, Blackmagic Design has offices in the USA, United Kingdom, Japan, Singapore, and Australia. For more information, please check

About New Magic Australia Pty Ltd (Australian and New Zealand Blackmagic Design master distributor)
New Magic Australia Pty Ltd is a recognised leader in the distribution and marketing of multimedia hardware and software, representing a carefully selected range of innovative, leading manufacturers and catering for both the professional and consumer markets. New Magic Australia established in 1993 is the Australian distributor of Blackmagic Design, Convergent Design, Hauppauge Computer Works Inc, Rotolight, Cubix, Matrox Video Products and Sony Creative Software products.