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Automatic Duck Takes Intel-Based Apps to DV Expo West

Automatic Duck Debuts Newest Timeline Translation Solutions for Intel-Based Apple Mac, MacBook Systems at DV Expo West 2006

SEATTLE, WA, (November 8, 2006) – Automatic Duck (

), the creators of Timeline Integration Engine software for digital media artists, today announced that it will debut its newest versions of Pro Import FCP and Pro Export FCP, now compatible with new Intel-based Mac and MacBook platforms from Apple Computer, at DV Expo West 2006 next week at the Los Angeles Convention Center.

In addition to demonstrating its new Intel-based solutions, Automatic Duck will highlight Pro Import FCP and its ability to import image moves in Avid sequences using StageTools‘ MovingPicture into Final Cut Pro – a new feature announced with the Intel platform migration initiative. The preferred plug-in of thousands of documentary editors, MovingPicture enables its users to incorporate pans and zooms to images with high image quality.

“Automatic Duck will have the strongest presence at DV Expo we‘ve had in several years, showcasing our newest timeline translation tools in our own branded booth on the show floor – this is a first for us,” said Wes Plate, president of Automatic Duck. “This show is an excellent opportunity for us to meet face to face with our customers to show them all the new things we‘ve been working on, and also for me to hear first-hand the kind of developments they‘d like to see from us. There are so many creative editors and designers in LA; it‘s an excellent venue for us to truly connect with our customers.”

Pricing and Availability

Pro Import FCP 2.01 is available immediately and is priced at $495.00. Existing customers of Pro Import FCP 2.0 can update at no charge from

and users of Pro Import FCP 1.0 can upgrade for $195 by visiting


Pro Export FCP 3.04 is available immediately and is priced at $495.00. Existing customers of Pro Export FCP 3.0 can update at no charge from

and users of Pro Export FCP 2.0 or ASE Pro 1.0 can upgrade for $195 by visiting


About Automatic Duck

Automatic Duck is the pioneer of Timeline Integration Engine technology and leads the content creation marketplace with powerful solutions for seamless, comprehensive timeline translation capabilities between Avid, Adobe After Effects, Combustion, Discreet Smoke, Final Cut Pro, Motion and Quantel via XML, OMF and AAF. For more information on Automatic Duck‘s unique Timeline Integration Engine technology, please visit