MWSF: CineWave 3 ready for Jaguar, FCP 3.0.4

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CineWave 3 with support for Mac OS X 10.2 ("Jaguar") is now available from Pinnacle Systems Inc.. Cinewave is an editing and compositing application for digital video.

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Apple has certified CineWave 3 with Final Cut Pro 3.0.4 running under Jaguar. New features in version 3 include an enhanced Aqua user interface, beefed up performance, and over 20 real-time effects. The real-time effects include transitions, a variety of keyframeable image control options, and a two-way color corrector.

There have also been improvements to the CineWave codec to make it more flexible. CineWave 3 also provides new CineSuperSync audio capability, the result of a collaborative development effort between Pinnacle and Apple that delivers audio/video sync when used with Final Cut 3.0.4. Pinnacle's product also now also delivers 24p standard definition support with simultaneous 29.97 FPS external video monitoring. You can use Pinnacle's new 10 bit SDI Pro Digital Plus breakout box with support for up to four channels of AES/EBU, dual SDI outputs and monitoring of analog composite video and RCA unbalanced audio. broadcast process.

CineWave 3 is available immediately. Current owners can download the upgrade for free. CineWave 3 is also shipping with all new CineWave systems. The new Pro Digital Plus breakout box is now available at a retail price of uS$1,995.

What's more, Pinnacle's batch capture software, CineAcquire, now works under Mac OS X 10.2. It sports such new features as audio meters and the ability to import Avid bins.

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