Boston MA - September 21, 2011 - Boris FX, the leading developer of integrated VFX and workflow technology for video and film, today announced that Boris RED Version 5 is now available for Grass Valley EDIUS 6. Boris RED is a plug-in application for transitions, professional text, and advanced composites inside of EDIUS and other leading video editing software applications. An indispensable tool for post-production and broadcast professionals, RED offers a wide range of features right on the EDIUS timeline and adds a standalone engine for effects creation and rendering. RED integrates broadcast-quality text generators, paint, rotoscoping, a full suite of tools to create and extrude vector objects, true 3D shapes and animation, and the industry's most comprehensive image processing filter suite.
"Boris RED gives EDIUS editors professional tools for keying, titling, transitions, and image restoration," commented Alex Kataoka, Director, Product Planning and Marketing, Desktop and Enterprise Solutions, Grass Valley. "Because RED integrates as a plug-in, EDIUS editors never have to leave their timeline, eliminating tedious exports and imports and format hassles."
"Broadcasters, post-production facilities, and videographers have widely adopted EDIUS 6 and we are excited to bring full-featured compositing and titling capabilities to this platform," commented Boris Yamnitsky, president and founder, Boris FX. "A free 14-day Trial Version is immediately available so EDIUS editors can experience RED's capabilities in their workflow."
Boris RED v5 is available immediately through the Boris FX worldwide reseller channel and direct from the Boris FX web site at www.borisfx.com for an MSRP of $995 USD. Owners of previous versions of Boris RED may upgrade to v5 for an MSRP of $295 USD and owners of Boris FX or Graffiti may upgrade to Boris RED v5 for an MSRP of $699 USD.
A free 14-day trial version is available from http://www.borisfx.com
Founded in 1995, Boris FX is a leading developer of VFX, compositing, titling, video editing, and workflow tools for broadcast, post-production, and film professionals. Boris FX products have grown to serve over a million artists worldwide. The company's success lies in its ability to tightly integrate and leverage technologies through strong partnerships with Adobe, Apple, Autodesk, Avid, Grass Valley Nexidia, Sony, and other leading developers of video editing software.