German developer MainConcept LLC has released
MPEG Encoder Mac, a standalone QuickTime to MPEG conversion utility. The software features two-pass encoding, MPEG-1 and MPEG-2 export, batch encoding options, multiprocessor support and many other features. MPEG Encoder Mac costs US$249 and requires Mac OS X v10.2 or higher with QuickTime 6.5 or later. A demo that applies watermarks to its output is available for download.