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Avid Intros Xpress DV 3Mac release coming in mid-2002
Avid Xpress DV 3 software offers more than 100 real-time effects, such as dissolves, titles, color effects, picture in picture and motion effects, with multiple simultaneous real-time streams all in software. Avid Xpress DV 3 effects are customizable and previewed onscreen exactly as they will appear when rendered.
Other new Avid Xpress D 3 features include:P>
- 24 FPS EDL support;
- A new user interface featuring customizable tool sets, Media Composer source-record style editing and SuperBin;
- New keyframe model with bezier controls and keyframes per parameter;
- Avid Unity LANshare support ;
- New Avid DV CODEC;
- Eight video tracks with unlimited nesting;
- DVD burner support./LI>
Xpress DV 3 will ship for Windows this month. The Mac version will ship in mid-2002. System requirements have not et been announced for Xpress DV on the Mac. On the Windows side, real-time effects require a processor running at 750 MHz or faster. The standard configuration runs $1,699. The Xpress DV PowerPack sells for $2,999. For more information, visit http://www.avid.com.
Dave Nagel is the producer of Creative Mac and Digital Media Designer; host of several World Wide User Groups, including Synthetik Studio Artist, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe LiveMotion, Creative Mac and Digital Media Designer; and executive producer of the Digital Media Net family of publications. You can reach him at email@example.com.
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