Trendsetting slide-show animation plug-in creates stunning still animations â€“ no keyframing required
Boston, MA â€“ March 29, 2011
, developer of visual effects tools for the post-production and broadcast markets, is pleased to announce the release of its brand new still animation plug-inâŽ¯Photo MontageâŽ¯powered by FxFactoryÂ®. Photo Montage presents users with more than one-hundred animated presets, twenty transition styles, easy re-ordering and re-timing options, and built-in motion blurring features for animating any type of still image within AppleÂ® Final Cut ProÂ®, MotionÂ®, Final Cut ExpressÂ®, and AdobeÂ® After EffectsÂ®.
Noise Industriesâ€™ new plug-in helps users to easily string together images, titles, transitions, and more for a picturesque presentation that creates an animated medley of still photos â€“ no keyframing required. When combined with its user-friendly interface, Photo Montageâ€™s full array of effect parameters allows both novice and expert users to create eye-catching animations that exceed even the most demanding clientsâ€™ creative needs.
â€œWe are ecstatic to introduce its unique features to the FxFactory community,â€? says Niclas Bahn, director of business development, Noise Industries. â€œThe principle behind Photo Montage is simple: select an animation style and your photos, and let the plug-in do the rest. With easy re-ordering and re-timing, built-in motion blurring, and many animated presets, the plug-inâ€™s extreme ease of use certainly does not imply limited functionality. Anyone animating stills will want this plug-in; it will make the entire slideshow animation workflow a breeze.â€?
Photo Montage Highlights
A Noise Industriesâ€™ plug-in, Photo Montage, combines an extensive array of effect parameters with extreme ease-of-use for an unparalleled still animation workflow. Key Photo Montage features include:
â– Keyframing Optional: No keyframes are required for animation. Set durations for pause and transition, and leave the hard work to the plug-in.
â– Support for All Popular Image Formats: This includes JPEG, PNG, and PSD.
â– Easy Re-Ordering and Re-Timing: Customize the order and duration of each photo without wasting precious time renaming files or resizing tracks on the timeline.
â– Titling Support: Assign titles to each image and customize how and where these titles appear in the final output.
â– More Than One Hundred Presets: There is no easier way to explore Photo Montage and find the desired look for any project.
â– Built-in Motion Blurring: Create high-quality animations at any frame rate with built-in motion blur, available for all effects.
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Availability and Pricing of Photo Montage
Photo Montage is available now through April 17, 2011 at an introductory price of $159 USD. A trial version of Photo Montage is included with the FxFactory installer. The trial version can be unlocked by purchasing a registration code from the online store at
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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 Adobe. For more information about Noise Industries, please visit:
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