updated 05:45 pm EST, Mon November 5, 2007
CycoreFX HD 1.6 released
Cycore Systems today released CycoreFX HD 1.6, an update to the plug-in collection for Adobe After Effects that adds seven new plug-ins. CycoreFX HD 1.6 features a total of 71 plug-ins with 16 bpc support. The upgraded bundle includes nine plug-ins with support for 32 bpc (float, while several other plug-ins boast added functionality like built-in support for AE lights and new user interface options. All the plug-ins are Universal Binaries that run natively on Intel-based Macs, and every plug-in is compatible with Adobe After Effects CS3. The update is free for all current CycoreFX HD owners, with new licenses priced at $300 (system requirements were unavailable.
CycoreFX HD plug-ins provide users with effects ranging from blurs and color adjustments to distortions and particle generators.
The updated collection of plug-ins includes a new opacity control for back page in Page Turn, as well as support for "Vertical Cross" in Environment. Additionally, the following plug-ins now offer support for AE lights: Blobbylize, Drizzle, Glass, Glue Gun, Mr. Mercury, and Plastic.
An improved version of Sphere accompanies a new Comp Viewer guide in Power Pin, according to the company.