Toronto based Zevrix Solutions today announces BatchOutput 3.12, a feature update to its popular professional solution to automate printing, exporting and post-processing from Adobe InDesign. Developed originally for a major ad agency in Canada, BatchOutput offers output of multiple files, single pages output, link auto-update, PDF preflighting, variable file names, file delivery and other workflow automation solutions. The new update automates EPUB export from InDesign CS4 and later.
EditShare, has announced that New Zealand based South Pacific Pictures has implemented EditShare’s end-to-end production infrastructure for New Zealand’s most popular soap opera, Shortland Street. With EditShare, SPP now has a completely file-based, tapeless workflow. With centralized storage and content readily available to any department at any point in the production chain, enabling the company to handle production faster, better and more cost-effectively than ever.
AV3 Software introduces its brand new Production Power Packs: bundled software designed to maximize workflow and production quality at minimum cost. The first power pack couples ‘Get’ with Boris AAF Transfer for editors working with both Final Cut Pro and Media Composer. Boris AAF Transfer is a unique bi-directional sequence transfer tool, allowing editors to easily exchange projects between Final Cut Pro and Avid editing and finishing systems.
THS today introduces Producer 1.0.2 for iOS, their app for managing the details of film and video projects, and the production process itself. Incorporating easy text and photo import/export, the sophisticated Project and Portfolio Management app includes the following functions: Production Portfolio, Casting, Crew Call Sheet, Budget, Script & Shoot List, and Locations. Producer allows the user to store, manage, and link all production information in a single app.
PhoneApp.com today announces Clapboard 1.0.0 for iPad users. Clapboard is an inexpensive and visually appealing application that is perfect for novice movie makers, videographers and film buffs. Clapboard also allows for quick take editing and costs much less than other apps of its kind. The app’s editable production information section, action prompt, date, timestamp and mark setting, help add a professional polish to home produced films.