Imagineer Previews mocha Pro at IBC 2010

October 11, 2010
tags: mocha Pro, News

mocha Pro Represents Evolution of mokey, monet, Combined with Planar Tracking Innovations of mocha into All-in-One Master VFX Tool Set GUILDFORD, UK (September 2nd, 2010)Imagineer Systemstoday announced it will preview its newest 64-bit VFX workflow solution,mocha Pro, in its stand #13.A36 at IBC 2010 in Amsterdam next week. Leveraging more than 8 years of engineering research and development,mocha Prodelivers all the planar tracking and rotoscoping tools from its award winningmocha, adds compositing tools for match moving, auto image and wire removal, clean plate generation, lens distortion correction and stabilization, to deliver an all-in-one master VFX tool set. Executives from Imagineer Systems will provide attendees a preview ofmocha Proin a series of technical demonstrations in their stand at IBC 2010 in Amsterdam on September 9, 2010. “Imagineer Systems is marking a major milestone for the Company here at IBC 2010 with the debut ofmocha Pro,” said John-Paul Smith, chief executive officer of Imagineer Systems. “The development ofmocha Prohas been an evolutionary process. The industry has changed significantly since we first came on the scene withmokeyandmonet, and while our customers loved the capabilities, their workflows have changed, become more simplified and streamlined.mocha Protakes the best of our legacy innovations, combines them with the newest version of our acclaimed planar tracker and delivers an incredibly powerful, affordable and intuitive singular solution that helps them tackle any VFX challenge. We are very excited to see our customers’ reaction when we debut next week at IBC.” Jake Morrison, VFX supervisor with GOAT Visual Effects is an industry veteran and a rising star in Hollywood’s VFX circles. He’s credited with the VFX work on an impressive list of films, including 300, Fantastic Four: The Rise of the Silver Surfer, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers, and Iron Man 2. Jake is a long timemochauser and has been testingmocha Profor Imagineer as part of its product development process. Jake had this to say aboutmocha Pro: “Imagineer has done an amazing job streamlining their product line. Whilstmochais great for the everyday work,mocha Pronow consolidates their entire extended toolset into one compact package. Even in the early testing stages,mocha Profelt solid, and the interface is far more intuitive than eithermokeyormonet. And to top it off, the speed improvements are a little spooky!” “mocha Prois the go-to application to have running alongside any A-list compositing package to solve the tricky, that is, the totally impossible problems that you run into. It becomes second nature to immediately turn tomocha Proto solve problems that you know will otherwise lose you a day of brute force labour. I rely onmocha Profor guaranteed results.” VFX Workflow Evolution: mocha Pro Built on Imagineer Systems’ award-winning 2.5D planar tracking technology, and integrated with its signature insertion and placement, removal and stabilization tools,mocha Prois designed to complement any editing, compositing and finishing environment.mocha Prooffers digital media artists a powerful, intuitive and innovative planar tracking-based solution with a streamlined interface, accelerated workflow and the power to easily manipulate and track shots not possible with traditional solutions. By taking the best and most widely used features ofmokeyandmonet, and combining them with the Company’s signature planar tracking technology, Imagineer Systems is delivering a world class VFX tool that greatly increases artist productivity, making it the ideal VFX complement for commercial and feature film post production, 2D-3D conversion projects, broadcast design and boutique agencies. mocha Proadds powerful and highly sought-after removal and compositing tools originally found in Imagineer Systems’ legacymokeyandmonettools, such as:
  • Object removal and patching
  • Lens correction
  • Stabilization
mocha Proalso delivers a number of new features, including:
  • Improved and streamlined user interface;
  • A fast, powerful 64-bit architecture;
  • New, OpenEXR support ideal for the film community;
  • Easy, streamlined upgrade path from all current Imagineer Systems solutions.
Pricing and Availability: mocha Prois currently scheduled for worldwide availability in Q4 2010 and is priced as follows:
  • mocha Pronode locked license: $1,495 US
  • Cross platform floating license: $1,695 US
Imagineer Systems has also simplified the upgrade path for existing customers. Users can upgrade from any existing Imagineer Systems product:
  • Any Imagineer Systems node locked product: $895 US
  • Cross platform floating license: $1,095 US
For more information, please visit: About Imagineer Systems Imagineer Systems is the award winning creator of planar tracking technology, an industry-unique tracking innovation optimized for compositing and rotoscoping. Withmonet,mokeyand themochafamily of desktop VFX software solutions, Imagineer delivers affordable and practical VFX tools for independent digital artists, while also offering sophisticated compositing, roto and tracking capabilities ideal for boutique agencies, facilities and major Hollywood studios. For more information


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