Help, Guides, and News on making the Switch To Apple Macintosh Computers
On Sunday April 15, 2007 at the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) trade show in Las Vegas, Nevada Apple Inc. announced Final Cut Server and Final Cut Studio 2. Apple introduced a new application in the Final Cut Studio suite called Color. Also making thier debut were ProRes 422 and a hardware device called IO-HD.
The model ships with the latest version of Mac OS X Tiger version 10.4.6 in addition to iLife '06, Apple's Digital Life software suite that includes iTunes, iPhoto, iMovie HD, iDVD, GarageBand, and iWeb.
Apple is offering a $300 instant discount on the purchase of Final Cut Studio when it is bought with a new a MacBook Pro, iMac or a Power Mac G5. The offer ends June 26, 2006.
Apple recently updated Final Cut Studio to Universal Binary format to allow installation on both Intel Macs and PowerPC Macs.
Apple’s industry-leading video production suite Final Cut Studio, is now available as a Universal Binary. The new build provides native support for both PowerPC and Intel based Macs.
Final Cut Studio 5.1 packages four powerful and integrated professional products:
- Final Cut Pro 5 - Real-time editing for DV, SD, HD, and film
- Motion 2 - Advanced animation and special effects
- SoundTrack Pro - Audio editing and creation
- DVD Studio Pro 4 - Advanced DVD authoring