Mar 10, 2015 - Portland based Red Giant today has updated and expanded Red Giant Universe to version 1.4, bringing users even more visual effects options in one universal library. Expanding. Faster. Everywhere. Red Giant Universe is a community offering access to an ever-expanding library of free tools for filmmakers, editors, VFX artists, and motion designers. Version 1.4 introduces eight new tools to Universe, growing the library to include 89 unique and powerful visual effects and transitions.
Feb 18, 2015 - Flying Code announces TodaySteps, a simple iOS pedometer app with a visually stunning interface. The app tracks users' daily activity, making physical health awareness simple and manageable, even when the app is not open. Users can even input a daily step, distance, calorie or floor goal for added incentive, tracking and comparing up to the past seven days of activity. TodaySteps takes care of the technicalities behind the scenes so users can meet and exceed their fitness goals.
Feb 18, 2015 - BoinxTV is taking productions to the next level by fully integrating with production switchers from Blackmagic Design. A plug-and-play broadcast production package, the Mac-based BoinxTV lets users combine live camera video, clips, photos, 3D graphics, lower thirds and audio to create recordings and stream live presentations, podcasts, concerts, sporting events and more. The new integration, which is made possible by the ATEM SDK, lets users control the ATEM switcher directly within BoinxTV.
Feb 04, 2015 - Red Giant has released Old/New, a new short film directed by Seth Worley and narrated by actor/comedian Patton Oswalt. Old/New is the story of Drew McHugh, a man whose penchant for the new is challenged when he discovers the rustic appeal of old-fashioned things. Old/New is full of visual effects, some obvious, and some very subtle. To help demystify the filmmaking process, Red Giant has also released a behind the scenes mini-documentary that walks viewers through their workflow.
Feb 04, 2015 - Portland based Red Giant today announces Magic Bullet Suite 12. Delivering a powerful color correction and grading experience, Magic Bullet Suite 12 includes an unprecedented number of new features and improvements to existing tools, and introduces the all-new Magic Bullet Film. Magic Bullet Suite 12 includes GPU acceleration for Magic Bullet Looks, Colorista III, Mojo, Cosmo, and Magic Bullet Film, bringing real time color correction and grading directly to the editing host application.
Dec 04, 2014 - The Red Giant Universe is expanding once again with the the latest update to its powerful Shooter Suite, a collection of purpose-built applications that give directors of photography, videographers, shooters and filmmakers the automation and workflow capabilities they need to offload, analyze, touch up and synchronize digital media destined for post. Headlining the Shooter Suite 12.6.1 release is PluralEyes 3.5.5 support for RED camera media.
Dec 01, 2014 - Red Giant is back with its annual 40%-off blowout sale, hitting the online store on Tuesday, December 9th. For 24 hours only, from 08:00 AM PST on December 9th to 08:00 AM PST on December 10th, every single Red Giant product sold on the website - full licenses, upgrades and products from the academic store (already 50% off) - will be on sale. To redeem the 40% discount, simply apply the coupon code found on the Red Giant website.
Nov 20, 2014 - The Tiffen Company today announces the highly-anticipated version 4 of the multiple award-winning Tiffen Dfx digital filter suite. A powerhouse among special effects software, Tiffen Dfx 4 delivers even more illustrious video and still image effects to its already extensive package. It is a complete cinematographer/editor toolkit that provides the majority of Tiffen optical filters within a single software suite designed to work with industry-standard photo and video editing applications.
Nov 18, 2014 - The Red Giant Universe is expanding once again with the release of Universe 1.3, the latest update to the world's fastest growing visual effects environment for Adobe After Effects and Premiere Pro, Apple Final Cut Pro X and Motion, Sony Vegas and now, Blackmagic's DaVinci Resolve. Now with 81 effects, version 1.3 features 13 new tools and more, the new update also adds support for Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve, along with several updates to existing effects.