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Sapphire 2020.5.1 release notes

June 26, 2020

What’s New In Sapphire 2020.51 Licensing: Improve subscription license handling. LensFlare: Shadow working correctly with the undo stack in the Sapphire Lens Flare Designer. Effect Builder: Change Color node default to “Color Only” Resolve: Fixed occasional black frames when returning from Builder and the Preset Browser. Linux: Fixed libglade error when installing the Sapphire RPM on Centos 7.2-3; Centos 8.X, and Ubuntu 18.04. Linux: Fixed libglade error when running the Sapphire Preset Browser, Sapphire Lens Flare Designer, and Sapphire Effect Builder on Centos 7.

Mocha Pro 2020.5 v7.5.1 Release Notes

June 23, 2020

This is a new version containing many new features and defect fixes. Release notes cover Mocha Pro, for both standalone and plugin versions of the product.

Continuum 2020.5 (v13.5.1) for AVX - Avid - Release Notes

June 19, 2020

Continuum 2020.5 (v13.5.1) for Avid AVX - Release Notes Continuum 2020.5 (v13.5.1) is a maintenance update to Continuum 2020.5 (v13.5.0) and is free to licensed users of Continuum 2020.5. It includes several important fixes and enhancements (see below). For a full list of what’s new between Continuum 2020.5 and the previous Continuum 2020 major release please refer to the initial 2020.5 release notes here: Continuum 2020.5 (v13.5.1) AVX - Avid Release Notes

Continuum 2020.5 (v13.5.1) for OFX - Release Notes

June 19, 2020

Continuum 2020.5 (v13.5.1) for OFX - Release Notes Continuum 2020.5 (v13.5.1) is a maintenance update to Continuum 2020.5 (v13.5.0) and is free to licensed users of Continuum 2020.5. It includes several important fixes and enhancements (see below). For a full list of what’s new between Continuum 2020.5 and the previous Continuum 2020 major release please refer to the initial 2020.5 release notes here: Continuum 2020.5 (v13.5.0) OFX Release Notes

Continuum 2020 (v13.5.1) for Apple Final Cut Pro - Release Notes

June 19, 2020

Continuum 2020.5 (v13.5.1) for Apple Final Cut Pro / FxPlug - Release Notes Continuum 2020.5 (v13.5.1) is a maintenance update to Continuum 2020.5 (v13.5.0) and is free to licensed users of Continuum 2020.5. It includes several important fixes (see below). For a full list of what’s new between Continuum 2020.5 and the previous Continuum 2020 major release please refer to the initial 2020.5 release notes here: Continuum 2020.5 (v13.5.0) FxPlug Release Notes

Continuum 2020.5 (v13.5.1) for Adobe AE/Premiere - Release Notes

June 19, 2020

Continuum 2020.5 (13.5.1) for Adobe After Effects and Adobe Premiere - Release Notes Continuum 2020.5 (v13.5.1) is a maintenance update to Continuum 2020.5 (v13.5.0) and is free to licensed users of Continuum 2020.5. It includes several important fixes and enhancements (see below). For a full list of what’s new between Continuum 2020.5 and the previous Continuum 2020 major release please refer to the initial 2020.5 release notes here: Continuum 2020.

Particle Illusion Standalone 2020.5 (v13.5.1) - Release Notes

June 16, 2020

Particle Illusion Standalone 2020.5 (13.5.1) - Release Notes Particle Illusion Standalone 2020.5 (v13.5.1) represents the first release of the legendary particle engine as a standalone/independent application since its relaunch under Boris FX. Particle Illusion Standalone is a free application for macOS and Windows which supports direct render/export of particles (including alpha) without reliance on a host application or plugin integration. It is an easy-to-use, GPU-based particle system with a template-driven workflow.

Sapphire 2020.5 release notes

May 27, 2020

What’s New in Sapphire 2020.5 New Effects: S_HyperPush - Brand new effect for Sapphire 2020.5, S_HyperPush pushes the foreground towards the camera before dissolving into the background. S_HyperPull - Brand new effect for Sapphire 2020.5, S_HyperPull pulls the foreground away before dissolving into the background. New Features: Improved LensFlare Designer: Lens Flare Shading for more realistic lensflares. Performance and stability improvements. Support for Blackmagic Fusion Studio 16 and the integrated Fusion inside of Blackmagic Davinci Resolve 16 Overall increased functionality and workflow enhancements for all Sapphire 2020.

Continuum 2020.5 (v13.5.0) for Adobe AE/Premiere - Release Notes

May 2, 2020

Continuum 2020.5 (13.5.0) for Adobe After Effects and Adobe Premiere - Release Notes What’s New in Continuum 2020.5 for Adobe (Summary of major changes since Continuum 2020): New Crash Zoom Dissolve Transition: High energy, smooth zoom in or out while dissolving to the new layer. New Spin Blur Dissolve Transition: Rapid image rotation or spin/spiral blur while dissolving to the new layer. Particle Illusion Enhancements:

Continuum 2020.5 (v13.5.0) for AVX - Avid - Release Notes

May 2, 2020

Continuum 2020.5 (v13.5.0) for Avid AVX - Release Notes What’s New in Continuum 2020.5 for AVX - Avid Media Composer (Summary of major changes since Continuum 2020): New Crash Zoom Dissolve Transition: High energy, smooth zoom in or out while dissolving to the new layer. New Spin Blur Dissolve Transition: Rapid image rotation or spin/spiral blur while dissolving to the new layer. Particle Illusion Enhancements:

Continuum 2020.5 (v13.5.0) for OFX - Release Notes

May 2, 2020

Continuum 2020.5 (v13.5.0) for OFX - Release Notes What’s New in Continuum 2020.5 for OFX - OpenFX (Summary of major changes since Continuum 2020): New Crash Zoom Dissolve Transition: High energy, smooth zoom in or out while dissolving to the new layer. New Spin Blur Dissolve Transition: Rapid image rotation or spin/spiral blur while dissolving to the new layer. Particle Illusion Enhancements: New “Emitters_2020.5” Emitter Library New Presets Force Field Grid New force geometry offering a huge array of new dynamic and organic particle motion behaviors.

Continuum 2020.5 (v13.5.0) for Apple Final Cut Pro - Release Notes

May 2, 2020

Continuum 2020.5 (v13.5.0) for Apple Final Cut Pro / FxPlug - Release Notes What’s New in Continuum 2020.5 for Apple FxPlug Hosts (Summary of major changes since Continuum 2020): New Crash Zoom Dissolve Transition: High energy, smooth zoom in or out while dissolving to the new layer. New Spin Blur Dissolve Transition: Rapid image rotation or spin/spiral blur while dissolving to the new layer. Remover Enhancements:

Mocha Pro 2020.5 v7.5.0 Release Notes

April 20, 2020

This is a new version containing many new features and defect fixes. Release notes cover Mocha Pro, for both standalone and plugin versions of the product.

Sapphire 2020.02 release notes

January 31, 2020

What’s New In Sapphire 2020.02 RackDefocus, Convolve, Glare, Flashbulbs: Fixed a slowdown in these effects when run on the CPU with certain parameter settings. Licensing: Improved license activation and deactivation where licensing one machine would deactivate another on certain network configurations. After Effects: Fixed a bug where the pivot in LensFlare and other point widgets might not be positioned correctly when the preview is downsampled. Preset Browser: Fixed an issue where the preset browser won’t launch on large footage.

Mocha Pro 2020 v7.0.4 Release Notes

January 23, 2020

This is a new version containing many new features and defect fixes. Release notes cover Mocha Pro, for both standalone and plugin versions of the product.

Sapphire 2019.53 release notes

December 20, 2019

What’s New In Sapphire 2019.53 Windows: Fixed the cancel button in the “Plugin is starting the ” dialog. ParallaxStrips: Fixed a crash with certain parameter values when running on the GPU. EdgeRays: Fixed a crash when “Rays Res” is set to anything other than Full. Mocha on macOS: To close Mocha, press command-q shortcut key or select Quit from File menu. Effect Builder: Fixed the “Show Checkerboard” setting. Mac OS: Fixed a bug where the “Deactivate License” dialog wasn’t showing up during uninstall on Mac OS 10.

Mocha Pro 2020 v7.0.3 Release Notes

December 20, 2019

This is a new version containing many new features and defect fixes. Release notes cover Mocha Pro, for both standalone and plugin versions of the product.

Continuum 2020 (v13.0.2) for Adobe AE/Premiere - Release Notes

December 19, 2019

Continuum 2020 (v13.0.2) for Adobe After Effects and Adobe Premiere - Release Notes Continuum 2020 (v13.0.2) is a maintenance update to Continuum 2020 (v13.0.x) and is free to licensed users of Continuum 2020. It includes several important fixes and enhancements (see below). For a full list of what’s new between Continuum 2020 and the previous Continuum 2019.5 major release please refer to the previous 2020 release notes here: Continuum 2020 (v13.

Continuum 2020 (v13.0.2) for AVX - Avid - Release Notes

December 19, 2019

Continuum 2020 (v13.0.2) for Avid AVX - Release Notes Continuum 2020 (v13.0.2) is a maintenance update to Continuum 2020 (v13.0.x) and is free to licensed users of Continuum 2020. It includes several important fixes and enhancements (see below). For a full list of what’s new between Continuum 2020 and the previous Continuum 2019.5 major release please refer to the previous 2020 release notes here: Continuum 2020 (v13.0.0) AVX - Avid Release Notes

Continuum 2020 (v13.0.2) for OFX - Release Notes

December 19, 2019

Continuum 2020 (v13.0.2) for OFX - Release Notes Continuum 2020 (v13.0.2) is a maintenance update to Continuum 2020 (v13.0.x) and is free to licensed users of Continuum 2020. It includes several important fixes and enhancements (see below). For a full list of what’s new between Continuum 2020 and the previous Continuum 2019.5 major release please refer to the previous 2020 release notes here: Continuum 2020 (v13.0.0) OFX Release Notes

Continuum 2020 (v13.0.2) for Apple Final Cut Pro - Release Notes

December 19, 2019

Continuum 2020 (v13.0.2) for Apple Final Cut Pro / FxPlug - Release Notes Continuum 2020 (v13.0.2) is a maintenance update to Continuum 2020 (v13.0.x) and is free to licensed users of Continuum 2020. It includes several important fixes and enhancements (see below). For a full list of what’s new between Continuum 2020 and the previous Continuum 2019.5 major release please refer to the previous 2020 release notes here: Continuum 2020 (v13.

Sapphire 2020.01 release notes

December 13, 2019

What’s New In Sapphire 2020.01 S_FreeLens: Enlarged widgets for easier selection. ParallaxStrips: Fixed a crash with certain parameter values when running on the GPU. Windows: Fixed the cancel button in the “Plugin is starting the ” dialog. Miscellaneous improvements in the Sapphire Preset Browser. Sapphire Flare Designer: Favorites now update without restarting the Flare Designer. Mocha: Mocha now uses a default OCIO config file if the OCIO environment variable isn’t set.

Sapphire 2019.06 release notes

December 11, 2019

What’s New In Sapphire 2019.06: Windows: Fixed the cancel button in the ‘Starting Mocha’ dialog. EdgeRays: Fixed a crash when “Rays Res” is set to anything other than Full. Premiere: Fixed a warning when Sapphire is applied to a clip with a non-standard frame rate. Added environment variables to the Sapphire Preset Browser to set non-standard search locations for presets: SAPPHIRE_LOAD_PRESET_PATH and SAPPHIRE_SAVE_PRESET_PATH. Premiere: Removed the “Follow Path” option in S_Zap on Premiere.

Mocha Pro 2019.5 v6.1.3 - Release Notes

November 27, 2019

This is a minor maintenance release containing several defect fixes. Release notes cover Mocha Pro, for both standalone and Plug-in versions of the product.

Continuum 2020 (v13.0.1) for Adobe AE/Premiere - Release Notes

November 22, 2019

Continuum 2020 (v13.0.1) for Adobe After Effects and Adobe Premiere - Release Notes Continuum 2020 (v13.0.1) is a maintenance update to Continuum 2020 (v13.0.0) and is free to licensed users of Continuum 2020. It includes several important feature enhancements and fixes (see below). For a full list of what’s new between Continuum 2020 and the previous Continuum 2019.5 major release please refer to the initial 2020 release notes here:

Continuum 2020 (v13.0.1) for AVX - Avid - Release Notes

November 22, 2019

Continuum 2020 (v13.0.1) for Avid AVX - Release Notes Continuum 2020 (v13.0.1) is a maintenance update to Continuum 2020 (v13.0.0) and is free to licensed users of Continuum 2020. It includes several important feature enhancements and fixes (see below). For a full list of what’s new between Continuum 2020 and the previous Continuum 2019.5 major release please refer to the initial 2020 release notes here: Continuum 2020 (v13.0.0) AVX - Avid Release Notes

Continuum 2020 (v13.0.1) for OFX - Release Notes

November 22, 2019

Continuum 2020 (v13.0.1) for OFX - Release Notes Continuum 2020 (v13.0.1) is a maintenance update to Continuum 2020 (v13.0.0) and is free to licensed users of Continuum 2020. It includes several important feature enhancements and fixes (see below). For a full list of what’s new between Continuum 2020 and the previous Continuum 2019.5 major release please refer to the initial 2020 release notes here: Continuum 2020 (v13.0.0) OFX Release Notes

Continuum 2020 (v13.0.1) for Apple Final Cut Pro - Release Notes

November 22, 2019

Continuum 2020 (v13.0.1) for Apple Final Cut Pro / FxPlug - Release Notes Continuum 2020 (v13.0.1) is a maintenance update to Continuum 2020 (v13.0.0) and is free to licensed users of Continuum 2020. It includes several important feature enhancements and fixes (see below). For a full list of what’s new between Continuum 2020 and the previous Continuum 2019.5 major release please refer to the initial 2020 release notes here:

Sapphire 2020 release notes

November 20, 2019

What’s New in Sapphire 2020 New Effect and Transitions S_FreeLens- Brand new effect for Sapphire 2020, S_FreeLens emulates the look achieved by shooting with a lens detached from the camera body. S_OCIOTransform- New for Sapphire 2020, OCIOTransform brings OpenColorIO support directly into the host. New Features In Sapphire 2020, Mocha point parameter tracking has been added to LensFlare, Rays, EdgeRays, Luna, Grunge, Spotlight, Aurora, Zap, MuzzleFlash, and FreeLens.

Mocha Pro 2020 v7.0.1 Release Notes

November 4, 2019

This is a new version containing many new features and defect fixes. Release notes cover Mocha Pro, for both standalone and plugin versions of the product.