Software Development Kits


Camera Control. The RED COMMAND PROTOCOL (RCP) SDK provides developers with the API needed to use the RCP - enabling users to create custom apps on iOS or Android to control their DSMC via mobile device or tablet. Included in the RCP Development Kit are the RCP, a sample app and additional resources.

For questions and support regarding the RCP SDK, email us at

Download RCP SDK Compatible with DSMC and DSMC2.

See below for KOMODO RCP2 Documentation.


Software Integration. The R3D SDK allows developers to integrate R3D file loading and decoding into their own software products on Windows, Mac or Linux platforms. Utilize multi CPU, GPU and RED ROCKET-X technology to enable high-performance processing of RED material.

For questions and support regarding the R3D SDK, email us at

Download R3D SDK


RCP Application Programming Interface

API description and usage documentation.

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Details of Embedded Ancillary Metadata In HD-SDI Output

Details on the location and meaning of metadata bits in the Horizontal Ancillary (HANC) data of the HD-SDI output signal of the DSMC family of products.

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RCP Documentation

Documentation detailing the RCP Core protocol and procedures.

Download RCP Documentation Compatible with DSMC and DSMC2.

Download RCP2 Documentation Compatible with KOMODO.