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New FxFactory FxPack generates eye-catching 3D image carousel effect; FREE FxPack for Final Cut Studio® and Final Cut® Express users

Boston MA – May 21, 2008 –

Noise Industries

, developer of visual effects tools for the postproduction and broadcast markets, today announced that partner Idustrial Revolution (

) has released CoverFlux, a brand new – FREE – FxFactory FxPack plug-in for Apple Final Cut Studio 2.0 and Apple Final Cut Express 4.0 applications. Much like the image carousel effect seen in Apple iTunes® and the new Apple OS X 10.5 Leopard® finder, CoverFlux dynamically displays user selected images in 3D proportionally fanned across the screen with reflections and transparencies. The CoverFlux FxPack automatically calculates the stack and fan while providing comprehensive controls for adjusting about any element of the display including, perspective, animation, and text.

“The CoverFlux NAB sneak preview created quite a buzz at our stand this year. This new FxPack is ideal for anyone showing a series of stills – whether they are broadcast designers working on promos or prosumers editing their home movies,â€? comments Niclas Bahn, director of business development, Noise Industries. “Peter Wiggins from Idustrial Revolution continually pushes out new ideas and products that enhance the effects production workflow for Apple professional video applications users in incredibly unique ways.â€?

CoverFlux FxPack users can select up to 25 images to display with corresponding title information. Images display with reflection and the ability to move in 3D during animation. CoverFlux FxPack parameters are highly customizable and allow users to control speed of the animation as well as color, size, text, rotation, and drop shadow details. Because the CoverFlux FxPack plug-in is resolution independent, it renders with stunning image quality.

About Noise Industries Partners and FxPacks

FxPacks are developed by Noise Industries and its partners using the Noise Industries FxFactory Pro plug-in manager. The FxFactory Pro plug-in manager provides broadcast designers, such as Peter Wiggins of Idustrial Revolution, a user-friendly development tool to create additional effects for the Apple Final Cut Studio and Final Cut Express products.

Users must install the Noise Industries FxFactory engine to operate FxPacks. FxFactory is free and can be downloaded from


Where to Download the Free CoverFlux FxPack Plug-in

Idustrial Revolution CoverFlux FxPack is available today for Apple Final Cut Studio and Apple Final Cut Express users via electronic download at

. The download includes a complimentary 15-day trial of the popular Idustrial Revolution Volumetrix FxPack.

About Idustrial Revolution Broadcast Designer Peter Wiggins

Idustrial Revolution founder Peter Wiggins is a successful broadcast editor with more than 25 years of industry experience. His credits include work with the BBC, CBS, and CNN – covering everything from the Winter Olympics to working with Michael Jackson on a video for the World Music Awards. A well known power user of Apple Final Cut Studio, Peter has designed a number of popular Noise Industries FxPacks based on his years of experience and passion to improve and innovate postproduction workflows for broadcast designers everywhere.

Under his guidance, Idustrial Revolution has produced and released the highly successful Volumetrix and SupaWipe plug-ins for Apple Final Cut Studio and Apple Final Cut Express as well as launched the Apple Motion template store on


About Noise Industries, LLC

Established in 2004, Boston Massachusetts based Noise Industries is an innovative developer of visual effects tools for the postproduction and broadcast community. Their products are integrated with popular non-linear editing and compositing products from Apple and Avid. For more information about Noise Industries, please visit:


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