updated 10:50 am EDT, Tue October 11, 2005
Magic Bullet 2
Red Giant Software on Tuesday announced , a real-time "film look" plug-in for several professional video editing suites. Magic Bullet Editors now runs up to 12 times faster than the CPU alone -- allowing users to do real-time film look treatments in standard definition. Included are: Look Suite, a tool for mimicking various film processes and shooting styles providing both presets and customization controls; Compression Correction for cleaning up DV and HDV chroma problems; and Misfire for generating a wide variety of damaged film characteristics. These tools run inside popular video editing tools including Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, Avid Xpress Pro and Sony Vegas. The new version also adds support for Apple Motion 2. Magic Bullet Editors 2 is available for $400 to new users, or $100 as an upgrade.