updated 05:20 pm EDT, Thu March 25, 2010
Version 3 improves exports, adds animation options
Aquafadas has pushed a new update to its animated slideshow software, PulpMotion 3. It allows users to build slideshows via drag -and-drop, utilizing over 100 pre-built themes, with support for music and audio/media sync. It offers HD export to Apple's Mail, iDVD, iWeb and GarageBand or to Apple devices such as the Apple TV or iPod. Pulp Motion is available in an advanced version that adds extensible themes and full-screen navigation of media files.
Version 3 features a better interface with a fully rewritten animation engine, providing improved workflow. It adds animated text and animation options for image media. New themes are added in version 3, bringing the standard version to 132 while the advanced version upgrades to 154 themes.
Export function are improved, with PulpMotion 3 able to save export parameters as presets for recall. Export quality is also improved with better quality on the final slideshow.
PulpMotion 3 requires Mac OS X 10.5 (works with Snow Leopard), a 1GHz processor and a Quartz Extreme compatible video card. The standard version is $50 while the advanced version costs $130.