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Nucoda Integrated with Automatic Duck's Pro Export FCPInteroperability Puts Powerful Color Grading Toolset and Improved Rendering Times into Final Cut Pro (July 07, 2010)
The Automatic Duck and Nucoda workflow is already successfully in place for a number of customers and adds the ability to export edit information from FCP in AAFs, linking to the original MOV files or to rendered-out MXF files. The files can then be imported directly into Digital Vision's Nucoda or Phoenix line of products for grading or restoration. In an integrated workflow, the editor finalizes the edit in the background, as the colorist grades. Updated edits come from FCP, which can be merged by the colorist, allowing the edit to remain unlocked, nearly until delivery. Once finishing is complete, the project is exported from Nucoda or Phoenix, and opened in FCP with Automatic Duck's Pro Import FCP. At that point, titles and final effects can be rendered for the final mixdown delivery. Automatic Duck's project interchange from FCP to AAF, and vice versa, allows Digital Vision's customers to use the editing tools best suited to their current project and budget, with best-of-class grading, finishing, and restoration tools.
Wes Plate, President of Automatic Duck commented, "Automatic Duck has established a reputation in the industry for consistently delivering solutions that simplify and streamline the editing workflow; we are the glue that ties just about every editing platform together. Teaming up with Digital Vision to integrate Pro Export FCP with Nucoda was a natural extension of our vision; we're helping to make Nucoda even more powerful and viable for our users."
Martin Bennett, Digital Vision VP Marketing stated, "Automatic Duck has created standard-setting plug-ins for FCP for nearly a decade and we believe that Nucoda users will find this FCP workflow invaluable."
For more information about Nucoda and all Digital Vision products, please visit http://www.digitalvision.tv/products.aspx. For more information about Automatic Duck, please visit http://www.automaticduck.com/products/
About Digital Vision
Digital Vision provides innovative image restoration, enhancement, color correction and data conforming systems that major movie studios, television networks and post-production facilities use to master and deliver feature films, TV programs and commercials. The company's Nucoda product line provides a strong suite of products for tapeless and non-linear grading for HD broadcast and 2k/4k digital intermediate productions. The company's award-winning products are a standard of the media and entertainment industry and are deployed at top facilities and broadcasters around the world.
Digital Vision AB was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, with three wholly owned subsidiaries, Digital Vision (US) in Los Angeles, California; Digital Vision UK in London, England; and Digital Vision in Hong Kong, China. The company maintains its global presence through a network of qualified distributors. Digital Vision is listed on the Stockholm stock exchange. For further information, go to www.digitalvision.tv. All trademarks used herein, whether recognized or not, are the properties of their respective companies.
About Automatic Duck
Automatic Duck is the pioneer of Timeline Integration Engine technology and leads the content creation marketplace with powerful solutions for seamless, comprehensive timeline translation capabilities between Avid, Adobe After Effects, Discreet Smoke, Final Cut Pro, Motion and Quantel via XML, OMF and AAF. For more information on Automatic Duck's unique Timeline Integration Engine technology, please visit www.automaticduck.com.
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Digital Vision Contact:
Tel: +1 818 769-8111
USA PR Contact:
Tel: +1 818 508 0450
Mob: +1 323 806 9696
EMEA & Asia PR Contact:
Tel: +44 (0)1932 253624
Mob: +44 (0)7740 948065
Digital Vision EMEA Marketing Contact:
Tel: +46 (0)8 546 182 00
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