+ GenArts, Inc., a leading provider of digital visual effects plugins for the film, broadcast and video industries, will be featuring its expanded range of plug-ins at NAB 2007 in booth SL2829, a larger redesigned exhibit space. Visitors to the GenArts booth will get a first glimpse of Sapphire Plugins 4 for Autodesk Compositing & Editing Systems, slated to be released later in Q2. The new version 4 features over 40 new effects, as well as many enhancements and new parameters for existing effects in the package. GenArts will also be giving hands-on demonstrations of the latest Sapphire Plug-ins releases on a number of host platforms including: Avid AVX Products, Apple Final Cut Pro and Shake, Autodesk Combustion, and Eyeon Fusion.
The latest version for Adobe After Effects and Premiere Pro, with support for Intel Macs, will be shown on Adobe’s new Creative Suite® 3. The recent Sapphire 2.05 upgrade for Avid products adds Universal support for Intel-based Macs to the previously released version 2, which includes 46 new effects and many functionality improvements. Visit www.genarts.com/story-turner.html for a customer profile on Turner Studios, who are using Sapphire 2 on their 40+ Avid systems for cutting-edge promo work.Additionally at NAB, GenArts will showcase their first educational book, Sapphire Plug-ins 2 for Avid: A Guide to Creating Visual Effects, which provides users with a comprehensive training guide on the latest effects package. The book and companion DVD offer a thorough analysis of the more popular Sapphire effects, and suggest ways to work with them in multi-layered, advanced techniques.
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