Red Giant Releases Guru Suite to Deliver Budget-Friendly Package of Customizable Graphics by Industry Leading Designers

Publish date:

New Product Combines 17 Guru Presets for Over 50% Savings on Hundreds of Motion Graphics, VFX Project Templates and Film Looks

Portland, OR (October 24, 2011) – Red Giant announced today the release of Guru Suite, a package of 17 Guru Presets that provides motion designers and filmmakers with a professional, fully customizable starting point for their creative work. Red Giant has partnered with eight industry-leading designers from the motion graphics and VFX community to provide a collection of visual effects presets, film looks, project templates and training videos. Guru Suite is packaged at a deep discount of over 50% versus buying the individual Guru Presets. With Guru Suite, users have access to over 200 film looks for Magic Bullet Looks 2, over 100 effect presets for Trapcode Suite, and over 200 After Effects project templates that use Looks, Trapcode and Knoll Light Factory. Customers can also draw inspiration from Red Giant’s library of QuickStart videos created by the Guru artists, who contribute decades of creative experience. “Customers love Guru Presets because they allow them to do more with less and do it faster.  It just made sense for us to create an offering that made all of our time saving presets and videos that much more accessible to them,” said Micah Sharp, general manager at Red Giant. “Guru Suite offers a tremendous depth of industry expertise. It’s like having your own personal production crew of industry experts at your disposal to help you create stunning projects in a fraction of the time - all at a price that makes Guru Suite a no-brainer.” Guru Suite Provides Affordable Expertise Guru Suite was specifically designed for artists dealing with tight deadlines, tighter budgets and the desire to push their creative limits. It offers: - 17 Guru Presets that deliver over 500 professionally designed project templates, film looks and effects presets; - Significant cost savings of $674, with customers paying $499 for Guru Suite instead of individual Guru Presets priced at $69 each; - Fully customizable design elements for motion graphics, animated titles, color treatments, and color correction; - Creative expertise of Red Giant Gurus, experienced artists in the professional design community who produce the design elements for Guru Suite; - QuickStart videos which feature the Guru artists talking about their design work, guiding users through the projects they created; - Every available Guru Preset for popular Red Giant tools, including Trapcode Suite, Magic Bullet Looks 2 and Knoll Light Factory. Pricing and Availability Guru Suite is available immediately and priced at $499.00 for new users. Existing customers who currently own four or more Guru Presets can upgrade to Guru Suite for $199.00. Academic pricing and volume discounts are also available. For more information on the new Guru Suite, please visit, or to purchase Guru Suite, please visit About Red Giant Founded in 2002, Red Giant ( creates an ever-expanding universe of effects tools ranging from plug-in suites, applications and mobile apps to Guru Presets, free products and sharing communities. We provide software for motion design, photography and color correction that is used for everything from major motion pictures to worldwide television programming to web production. Red Giant offers the industry-leading Trapcode tools for broadcast design; Magic Bullet Suite for color correction; and over 60 products that run in After Effects, Final Cut Pro, Motion, Premiere Pro, Photoshop, Lightroom, Aperture, Avid, Vegas, Nuke, and Avid Studio. Our effects have enhanced dozens of feature films such as Angels & Demons and The Social Network, and added sparkle to networks like NBC Universal, ESPN, Disney, CNN, Comedy Central, MTV, and TNT. Join us on Facebook (RedGiantSoftware), follow us on Twitter (@RedGiantNews) and get free content at ###