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REALVIZ Confirms Autumn Release Schedule At IBC2004

20% show discount available 10-17 September 2004 (September 07, 2004)

REALVIZ, a leader in image processing software development, has confirmed the details of their release schedule for autumn 2004 at IBC in Amsterdam. The Company, which recently announced two brand new products at Siggraph in Los Angeles, namely REALVIZ StoryViz and a new MoCap module MatchMover Pro 3, will be demonstrating these along with their other flagship products, including; MatchMover Pro, ReTimer Pro & ImageModeler 4.0 at stand #7.143 throughout IBC at the RAI Exhibition & Conference Center, Amsterdam, Holland, 10.-14. September 2004.


REALVIZ StoryViz 1.0 Available From Mid-September 2004
REALVIZ StoryViz 1.0, which debuted at this year's Siggraph show, is the latest addition to the REALVIZ software portfolio. StoryViz is an all-new application making the link between storyboards and actual film production, by simulating the shooting phase and by pre-editing the final shots, all in real time 3D with an image quality previously unobtainable. The software is the result of years of development efforts at the famous Duran Duboi Studios in Paris, and has already been extensively used on a number of major films. The application is now to be industrialized and published by REALVIZ for the film industry.


Pricing & Availability:
REALVIZ StoryViz 1.0 is available for Microsoft Windows 2000/XP through REALVIZ resellers worldwide and from REALVIZ direct at a price point of 3,000 Euros/3,600$ US. StoryViz will also be available for purchase through the 'Absolu' pricing model: REALVIZ 'Absolu' is a monthly subscription scheme already available for MatchMover Pro 3.0, which enables single desktop users, post-production houses, and other users who require occasional previz facilities, to access this new application - irrespective of size or budget. Under the 'Absolu' scheme, monthly payments start from only a few hundreds Euros per month for companies, schools, universities or freelance artists, based on commitments of 6 or 12 months.


MoCap Module For REALVIZ MatchMover Pro To Ship Mid-September 2004
REALVIZ will shortly also begin shipping the first of a new range of modules, designed to complement their internationally renowned tracking software, MatchMover Pro 3.0. The Motion Capture (MoCap) module, which is the first of these, will be available from mid-September 2004, with further modules slated for release in Q4 2004/Q1 2005. The MoCap module offers users the unique capability to perform motion capture from synchronized image sequences with total flexibility. It can deal with any number of image sequences, from any number of cameras, fixed or mobile, to capture any combination of mobile objects, rigid or non-rigid. REALVIZ MatchMover Pro 3 and the MoCap module constitute a unique solution to accurately capture any 3D motion with unprecedented flexibility.

Pricing & Availability:
The MoCap module will be available for Microsoft Windows NT/XP, Mac OS X and Linux through REALVIZ resellers worldwide and from REALVIZ direct at a price point of 1,500 Euros/1,700$ US. The MoCap module, along with the range of other additional modules, which will be introduced during the course of 2004/2005, will be also accessible within the 'Absolu' scheme as detailed above.


REALVIZ ImageModeler 4.0 For Windows Now Shipping
The latest version of REALVIZ' award-winning image based 3D modeling software is now available. Using advanced algorithms, ImageModeler extracts 3D information from stills to help measure the 3D space created and construct accurate 3D models with highly realistic textures. The resulting model can be exported in your favorite authoring package. A Macintosh release of version 4.0 is slated for October 2004.


For further details, or to take up the IBC 20% Discount Offer*, please contact: sales@realviz.com, or go to: www.realviz.com (*Offer valid 10. -17. September 2004 on purchases of all REALVIZ products)


About REALVIZ
REALVIZ is a leading developer of image based creation software based in Sophia Antipolis, France, with U.S. operations in San Francisco, CA; and a satellite sales office in London, Paris and Berlin. REALVIZ develops a suite of image-based content creation solutions for the film, broadcast, gaming, digital imaging, architecture and Internet communities. Derived from years of research efforts at the renowned INRIA Lab in France, the company's applications enable 2D and 3D artists to easily and cost-effectively tackle complex digital imaging projects. REALVIZ' award-winning products are used by thousands of professional photographers, as well as leading production and effects houses, web design, game development and architectural companies worldwide including Cinesite, Framestore CFC, Sony Imageworks, Warner Brothers Animation, Electronic Arts, Buf Compagnie and many others.

REALVIZ technology has been used to create stunning visual effects in the following films, plus many more: 'Troy', 'Van Helsing', 'The Last Samurai', 'Hellboy', 'Ella Enchanted', "Charlie's Angels 2: Full Throttle', 'Underworld', 'Daredevil', 'Spy Kids: 3D', 'Looney Tunes: Back in Action', 'The Ring' & 'Minority Report. www.realviz.com

For further information, come and see the REALVIZ team at IBC (Stand 7.143), or go to www.realviz.com

 


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