today announced that UK-based
has purchased 844/X, the company’s real-time vertical editing system. Abbey Road Interactive plans to use 844/X for designing menus and interactive navigation systems for the many music, film and television DVD titles the company produces. The studio chose 844/X for its ability to process deeply layered and complex media content quickly, as well as its integration with other applications already in use at the studio.
Abbey Road Interactive has used Media 100 technology for over 5 years as part of its industry leading facilities. The new 844/X systems will be used in conjunction with existing applications including: Adobe After Effects, Adobe PhotoShop, Sonic Solutions Scenarist and Media 100 editing systems.