updated 04:00 pm EST, Mon November 14, 2005
On2 Flix Exporter 8
On2 Technologies today extended its Flash 8 video encoding capabilities to users of Apple's popular digital media design tools; Final Cut Pro and DVD Studio Pro. The company today released with builtin support for Compressor, Apple's automated media encoding tool integrated with Final Cut Pro and DVD Studio Pro. Version 8.003 offers seamless integration to enable output content to high quality Flash 8 video formats directly from within each application's tool bar. It offers support for alpha channel encoding to preserve "green screen" special effects and background masking; output to SWF and FLV formats; fractional frame rates, such as 23.98 and 29.97; and for Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger. On2 Flix Exporter 8 for Macintosh is available for $150.