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Floating Licenses Available for GenArts Sapphire users on Adobe After Effects and Apple Final Cut Pro

The new license option is priced at $2499 for the full Sapphire suite of over 200 plug-ins or for upgrade at $800.

Licenses are not tied to a particular machine so customers can easily support the dynamic requirements of freelance and temporary artists. Licenses can be seamlessly moved from one machine to another so managing licenses is easy and machine downtime is minimized. Gain visibility into artist usage patterns and budget license purchases as your concurrency needs grow.

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New Roxio Creator 2010 Adds Breakthrough Video Enhancements

Roxio Creator 2010 now offers automatic smart encoding to dramatically decrease rendering times while maintaining optimum video quality, and leverages ATI Stream and NVIDIA CUDA technologies to make project encoding up to five times faster. Creator 2010 also adds a range of Blu-ray Disc (BD) features including AVCHD Archiving, BD-RE on-disc editing, and complements its comprehensive Blu-ray Disc authoring capabilities with a new array of new high-definition motion menus.

Roxio Creator 2010 also makes it easier to enjoy video on a range of mobile devices with a newly simplified and reorganized output display that enables users to quickly transfer videos that are automatically optimized for the display characteristics and playback features of their particular device. Adding to Creator 2010’s versatile video capabilities is a Web video capture feature that allows consumers to grab streaming video, such as user-generated content on YouTube, for viewing offline on portable devices and DVD players.

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TCS Packages RED with Element Technica Gear

The V-Dock is a safe, sure, neat and elegant precision mounting system that eliminates uncertain mounting with Velcro or gaffer’s tape. It combines a V-Lock and S-Clamp to facilitate the RED set up. The V-Dock is also an integral part of the Element Technica RED Drive Shock Mount system that expands the range of acceptable shooting conditions by eliminating dropped frames in many situations considered Compact Flash only.

Mantis, the industry’s most configurable and innovative shoulder-mounting solution for film and digital, has become a given for TCS clients. “When going handheld, the Mantis allows for a quick conversion from studio mode and can be adapted to any user’s preferences,” Schietinger explains.

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Telestream Unveils ScreenFlow V2.0 Screencasting Software for Mac Which Extends Video Sharing to YouTube

Telestream® today announced version 2.0 of its award-winning ScreenFlow™ screen recording software for the Mac. Customers will now have the ability to easily upload and directly publish screencasts to YouTube. ScreenFlow Version 2.0 also adds advanced editing capabilities and elegant transitions across clips. In addition, V2.0 customers will receive free Flip4Mac WMV Studio, providing Window Media export directly from within ScreenFlow. Named “Best Screencasting Application” at Macworld 2009, ScreenFlow is a cost-effective software toolkit that makes it easy for software developers, trainers, educators, and bloggers to capture, edit and deliver professional-quality screen recordings and video tutorials for the Web. ScreenFlow enables users to easily create training and promotional videos that enhance learning experiences, presentations and product demonstrations.

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CalDigit Showcases New CalDigit VR mini at IBC

CalDigit is the leader in storage solutions for content creation. With years of experience and proven industry acclaim, CalDigit has paved the way for the future of storage. You can see the latest innovations from CalDigit at IBC (Stand 7.D03), like the new CalDigit VR mini.

The CalDigit VR mini is an innovative, compact and bus powered two drive RAID system, supporting a quadruple interface for easy connectivity. The CalDigit VR mini’s modular design provides two removable drive modules and an easy to read frontside LCD. With support for RAID 0, 1, and JBOD the CalDigit VR mini can reach speeds fast enough for high definition video editing. It includes easy to use software allowing for firmware updates, configuration, monitoring and even supports email notification. The CalDigit VR mini packs a ton of performance into a small package, making it a truly portable storage solution that can fit in the palm of your hand.

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FxFactory FCP Cell Phone Browser Transition

http://www.toolfarm.com/2009/08/tutorial-fxfactory-fcp-cell-phone.html

VoiceOver Recording in Media 100 Suite

Building an Airport Scene – Part 2: Compositing

http://library.creativecow.net/articles/mohl_mathias/building-an-airport-scene-compositing.php

How to Use Apple Color with Media 100 Suite

http://borisfx.cachefly.net/media100/download_files/M100ColorRoundtrip.mov

Apple Color: How to Use Apple Color with Media 100 Suite

Chapter: Workflow

Topic: Inter-application Workflow

In this video tutorial, Flo Peters shows you how to use Apple Color with Media 100 Suite. The tutorial focuses on how to get your material into Color and back into Media 100 – and what to look out for during this round-trip.

http://borisfx.cachefly.net/media100/download_files/M100ColorRoundtrip.mov

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