New Boris Continuum Complete v8.2 Features Fast OpenGL Rendering, New Real-Time Filters
Las Vegas, NV - April 9, 2013 - Boris FX, the leading developer of integrated VFX and workflow technology for video and film, today announced Boris Continuum Complete (BCC) Version 8.2. The new v8.2 release features up to 100% improvement in render time for OpenGL-accelerated filters. In addition, nearly all BCC AVX for Avid filters can now be rendered in real-time.
"During the past 12 months, we have witnessed accelerated worldwide adoption of Boris Continuum Complete v8 across major broadcasters and post-production facilities," commented Boris Yamnitsky, President and Founder, Boris FX. "The BCC v8.2 performance update underscores our commitment to our customers' return on investment, dramatically increasing productivity without compromising the quality or comprehensiveness of our VFX filters."
Boris Continuum Complete v8.2 Feature Highlights
- Up to 100% Improvement in Rendering Times. All OpenGL-accelerated BCC filters, including the popular BCC Lens Flare 3D and BCC Stage Light filters, have been optimized for dramatically faster rendering.
- More Real-Time Performance for Avid. Nearly all BCC AVX filters can now be rendered in real-time in Avid editing and finishing systems.
- Enhanced Particles. BCC's popular particle effects, including Particle Emitter 3D, now feature faster rendering as well as an improved depth-of-field implementation.
- Expanded Graphics Card Support. BCC has been optimized to take advantage of the latest graphics cards from NVIDIA and ATI.
BCC v8.2 FxPlug for Apple Final Cut Pro and Motion is available now as a free download from www.borisfx.com for BCC v8.x FxPlug users. BCC v8.2 AE for Adobe After Effects and Premiere Pro, BCC v8.2 AVX for Avid, and BCC v8.2 for Sony Vegas Pro will be available as free downloads from www.borisfx.com for BCC v8.x users during Q2 2013.
Boris FX is currently demonstrating Boris Continuum Complete v8.2 at NAB 2013 at booth SL4327 located in the Las Vegas Convention Center's South Lower Hall.
About Boris Continuum Complete
Saving time and post-production budgets, Boris Continuum Complete gives editors and motion graphics artists the power to create high-quality broadcast graphics, perform project-saving image restorations, and make video look like art or film. Over 200 comprehensive filters include extruded text, 3D particle effects, image restoration and touchup tools, true 3D lens flares and volumetric lighting effects, keys and mattes, color grading tools, time-based effects, glows, stylish auto-animating transitions, and cinematic effects such as film glow, film grain, and film process looks.
About Boris FX
Founded in 1995, Boris FX is a leading developer of VFX, compositing, titling, and workflow tools for broadcast, post-production, and film professionals. Boris FX products have grown to serve over a million artists worldwide, with a customer base encompassing network and broadcast television clients such as ABC, BBC, CBS, Discovery, ESPN, and Turner, post-production facilities such as The Ant Farm, Digital Kitchen, and Troika Design Group, and educational and government institutions such as Video Symphony, Columbia College, the U.S. Army, and the U.S. Air Force. The company's success lies in its ability to tightly integrate and leverage technologies through strong partnerships with industry-leading developers of video editing software and hardware including Adobe, Apple, Avid, Corel, Grass Valley, Nexidia, and Sony.