Sniper Systems to Become Exclusive Provider of mocha Pro, Planar Tracking Solutions in Southern India
GUILDFORD, UK (February 21, 2011) — Imagineer Systems today announced it has partnered with Sniper Systems and Solutions (www.sniperindia.com) as its premier distribution partner serving the southern Indian region. This channel partnership comes at a significant time for the Company as the demand in India for post production VFX applications for 2D – 3D conversion, rotoscoping and planar tracking-based projects is skyrocketing.
“Since the launch of mocha, and now mocha Pro, Imagineer Systems has seen tremendous growth in India as major VFX houses are seeing the dramatic efficiencies gained by leveraging our planar tracking and roto features for 2D to 3D conversion projects,” said Ross Shain, chief marketing officer, Imagineer Systems. “Partnering with Sniper enables us to reach even deeper into this growth market, while also providing an additional level of support to our potential clients right at the local level. This is a tremendous plus for our customers throughout the region.”
“We are excited to partner with Imagineer Systems in India. They have earned a reputation in the industry for very powerful, robust and proven solutions. The best part about this partnership is that the entire Imagineer Systems team is very passionate and committed to delivering the best quality for all our clients in the VFX industry. We look forward to working very closely with all our clients, helping them establish their production pipeline around mocha and mocha Pro,” Said Mr. Purusothaman. Head M & E Sniper Systems & Solutions.
About Sniper Systems & Solutions
Founded in 2002, Sniper Systems and Solutions is dedicated to elevating the Indian media and entertainment industry to global standards by bringing the most advanced production and post production technologies available in the industry to the region. Sniper is proficient in all aspects of media and entertainment technology and provides comprehensive product offerings, service and support capabilities through its multiple offices across South India.
About mocha Pro and mocha
Leveraging more than 8 years of engineering research and development, Mocha Pro delivers all the planar tracking and rotoscoping tools from its award winning mocha, and 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. Built on Imagineer Systems’ award-winning 2.5D planar tracking technology, and integrated with its signature insertion and placement, removal and stabilization tools, mocha Pro offers 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.
Mocha is a stand-alone tracking and roto desktop application designed to complement any compositing and finishing environment. mocha’s unique planar tracker and streamlined interface allows artists to easily track shots where traditional point trackers fall short. mocha enables artists to quickly and easily solve difficult tracks and export transform, scale, rotation, and perspective keyframes to the industry’s most popular applications, such as After Effects, Final Cut Pro, Flame, Smoke, Avid D|S, Quantel, Fusion and Nuke.
About Imagineer Systems
Imagineer Systems Ltd innovates and markets next-generation visual effects solutions for film, video and broadcast post production markets. Imagineer Systems has made its mark on such marquee Hollywood blockbuster productions as Alice in Wonderland, Iron Man 2, Shutter Island, Invictus, G-Force and the Harry Potter series. Imagineer’s desktop product line consists of mocha Pro – roto, planar tracking, compositing, and removal utility; mocha – planar tracking and roto utility for all VFX artists; mocha AE – a planar tracking and roto utility designed for After Effects and Final Cut Pro users. Imagineer Systems was founded in 2000 and its headquarters is located in Guildford, United Kingdom.
For more information visit www.imagineersystems.com