Boris FX Announces Boris Continuum Complete 6 Sparks for Autodesk Effects and Finishing Systems
19 April 2009

Nearly 180 Visual Effects Filters for Linux-based Autodesk Systems

Marlborough MA - April 20, 2009 - Boris FX, the leading developer of integrated effects technology for video and film, today announced Boris Continuum Complete 6 Sparks for Autodesk Effects and Finishing Systems (BCC 6 Sparks). Based on the Autodesk Sparks plug-in architecture, BCC 6 Sparks brings nearly 180 filters to Autodesk Smoke, Autodesk Inferno, Autodesk Flame, and Autodesk Flint systems. The release features over 20 new filters including Pixel Fixer, DV Fixer, and Smooth Tone tools, Swish Pan, Lens Blur, Cartoon Look, Pencil Sketch, and Water Color effects, and OpenGL-accelerated effects such as Lightning, Prism, Scanline, and Tile Mosaic.

"Boris Continuum Complete 6 Sparks packs a vast array of features that are difficult to find with other plug-in suites," commented Boris Yamnitsky, president and founder, Boris FX. "Tough economic times call for top-performing, yet affordable solutions. BCC 6 Sparks delivers on both fronts."

New BCC 6 Sparks Feature Highlights

Pricing and Availability

Boris Continuum Complete 6 for Autodesk Effects and Finishing Systems will be available in June 2009 for an MSRP of $2,495 USD. Owners of previous versions of BCC Sparks may upgrade for an MSRP of $595 USD. Customers who buy BCC 5 Sparks now will receive a free upgrade to BCC 6 Sparks when it is available.

About Boris FX

Founded in 1995, Boris FX is the leading developer of integrated graphics and effects technology, delivering 3D compositing and vector graphic products for the broadcast, post production, film and multimedia markets. Boris products have grown to serve over 200,000 artists worldwide. The company's success lies in its ability to tightly integrate and leverage technologies through strong partnerships with industry-leading manufacturers such as Adobe, Apple, Autodesk, Avid, Grass Valley, Media 100, and Sony.