updated 08:55 am EDT, Wed April 19, 2006
Color Finesse 2.1 plugin
Synthetic Aperture (booth SL5138G) today announced Color Finesse 2.1 plugin, an upgrade to its color correction software. This new version updates the Adobe After Effects-, Premiere Pro- and Apple Final Cut Pro-compatible plug-in with an enhanced interface and improved performance. In addition to the standard Color Finesse color correction user interface,the new version includes a simplified interface which is directlyaccessible in the host application. Other new features include the scrubbing of clips within the Color Finesse interface, realtime preview playback, import and export of color correction settings via the ASC CDL, the ability to store up to eight QuickGrades which can be recalled with a single keystroke, and over 500 color presets, including film looks and emulation of lighting gels. It features a reduced memory footprint and adds direct support for video previewing. Color Finesse 2.1 is $600 with upgrades from v1.x priced at $170.