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Bauhaus & Sony Announce Co-Marketing RelationshipMirage Studio now available through Sony Media Software catalog and web store (December 01, 2005)
Sony Media Software and Bauhaus Software today announced a new co-marketing relationship to offer Bauhaus Softwares flagship product, Mirage Studio, to the ever-growing Sony professional/prosumer customer base. By combining Sonys expertise in video and audio production tools with Bauhaus creative motion graphics and animation production software environment, Sony customers can now take advantage of a powerful and complete new content creation and post production solution.
Mirage Studio is a unified software environment that simplifies the creation of animated graphics and special effects. By combining real-time paint, animation, and effects functionality into a single product, Mirage centralizes the workflow for visual effects production in film, video, cartoon/2d animation and the web. Mirages advanced feature set, speed and ease of use make it a powerful and versatile addition to any creative environment. For additional product information, please visit www.sony.com/mediasoftware.
Combining Sonys distribution capacity with the strength of the Mirage content creation platform will allow both companies to target a broader end-user base, reach new vertical markets, and deliver immense value to professional graphics studios, freelancers, and prosumers alike. ?We feel that Sonys wide reach into both the video and audio market segments provides a great opportunity for both companies said Paul Ford, President and co-founder of Bauhaus. ?This partnership represents Bauhaus commitment to continue bringing advanced animation and content creation tools to artists everywhere.
"Bauhaus Mirage is one of the most comprehensive paint, animation, and special effects creation tools available today," said Dave Chaimson, vice president, marketing, Sony Media Software. ?Our partnership with Bauhaus will provide artists and animators with access to a wide variety of powerful new tools and techniques for creating and animating anything they can imagine.
Pricing and Availability
Bauhaus Mirage Studio will carry a suggested retail price of $695.00 when purchased through the Sony Media Software channel. For a limited time, Sony will offer a 10% discount for an introductory price of $625.00. Mirage Studio can be purchased through Sonys website (www.sony.com/mediasoftware) or through the Sony catalog. Mirage is currently available on Windows XP/2000 and OS/X.
About Sony Media Software
Sony Media Software manages the following media creation software titles: Sound Forge® software, Vegas® software, CD Architect software, DVD Architect software, ACID® PRO software, Sony Sound Series music and sound effects libraries, Sony Vision series graphics, animations and stock footage libraries, Noise Reduction Plug-In, Vegas Movie Studio software, ACID Music Studio software and Sound Forge Audio Studio software. The team also runs the ACIDplanet online service (www.ACIDplanet.com), a worldwide community for progressive musicians.
About Bauhaus Software
Bauhaus Software Inc. is a leading provider of products and technologies for the 2D animation and digital effects markets. Bauhaus is focused on providing professional 2D animators and graphic artists with the ultimate tools for producing next-generation animated graphics and special effects. Based in San Antonio, Texas, Bauhaus employs a team of business executives and engineers gathered from across the United States, Canada and Europe. The companys products are distributed through both direct and reseller-based sales efforts.
For more information on Bauhaus Software, visit its Web site at www.bauhaussoftware.com.
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