November 22, 2010 in Multimedia (E)
[prMac.com] Mons, Belgium - Creaceed today is pleased to announce the release of Elasty 2.0 for Mac. Designed for video enthusiasts, Elasty is the movie toolbox that allows enhancement and customization of QuickTime movies, such as image stabilization, and motion tracking-based special effects. It is the perfect companion to Apple's iMovie on the Mac.
After a successful beta period started earlier this year, Elasty 2.0 is now released as a final version. This update adds a requested manual mode for stabilization, brings more options for retiming, features a refined interface, is faster, and addresses a number of bugs.
* Image manipulation (Rotate, Flip, Crop)
* Feature-based Motion Tracking
* Special Effects Library (Blur, Color, Distortion, Light Streak, Particles...)
* Image Stabilization, automatic and manual (based on user selected image features)
* Retiming (local fast motion and slow motion), with preservation of sound pitch & naturalness.
How to upgrade:
The upgrade of Elasty from earlier beta versions is free for all existing owners.
* Mac OS X 10.6.5 Snow Leopard or later
* Any Intel Mac with at least 64MB of VRAM (GPU) required
* Mac with at least 128 MB VRAM highly recommended
Pricing and Availability:
Elasty 2.0 is priced at $49.95 (USD), and a time-unlimited trial version of Elasty 2.0 can be downloaded. The demo version generates watermarked movies. It is available in English, French and German through Creaceed website. Several screencasts and demo videos are available, explaining how to use the application to create marvelous movies. Media licenses are available for members of the press upon request.
Creaceed is a Belgian company with a passionate team that makes intuitive and easy to use creative applications to Mac professionals and consumers: Hydra, for HDR image creation from regular photos; Morph Age, for morphing and warping images and movies; Elasty HD, for adding special effects to QuickTime movies with motion-tracking features; and Prizmo, for scanning documents with a digital camera. Creaceed also provides Vocalia, a speech recognition application in 6 languages, to iPhone users, and a speech recognition SDK to iPhone developers. Copyright 2008-2010 Creaceed. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, App Store, iPhoto and Aperture are registered trademarks of Apple Computer in the U.S. and/or other countries.