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Avid DS Assist v10 to v10.5 Software Upgrade + GenArts Sapphire Plug-ins

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Product Highlights
  • Software Upgrade for DS Assist v10
  • Upgrade to DS v10.5 Software
  • Editing / Finishing / Visual Effects
  • Create/Edit/Finish File-based Content
  • Media Composer - DS Transfer
  • Complete Paint / Compositing Tools
  • Media Composer 5 Software
  • GenArts Sapphire Visual Effect Plug-ins
  • Image Processing / Synthesis Plug-ins
  • Lens Flare Effects / Glare / RackDefocus

The Avid DS Assist v10 to v10.5 Software Upgrade + GenArts Sapphire Plug-ins provides an ideal combination of editing and finishing file-based media content, and high-resolution visual effects. You can upgrade your existing DS Assist v10 software to DS v10.5 software and use its enhanced features for economical and fast in-house editing and finishing requirements.

You can easily transfer your projects from Media Composer to DS without any recreation owing to advanced support capabilities of DS 10.5 Software. With a complete set of paint and compositing tools in combination with advanced editing via the included Media Composer 5 software, DS 10.5 allows you to quickly design graphics, effects, titles, and composites. You can directly edit R3D workflows via AMA (Avid Media Access) available in Media Composer 5. Support for the Red Rocket card means you can benefit from real-time playback and accelerated rendering for faster reviews and approvals.

GenArts' Sapphire Plug-ins provide an array of visual effect options via over 220 plug-ins for image processing and synthesis. You are also provided with 15 new lens flare types, improved Glare effects, and a redesigned RackDefocus effect. You can easily apply effects to titles and keys via a single click of the mouse. Also offered are on-screen widgets for visual control of parameters along with optional background and mask inputs. The Sapphire Plug-ins support AVX1 and AVX2 formats, along with the new AVX2 keyframe model.

Faster rendering is facilitated via multiprocessor support. You can also work on 16-bit image formats with the Sapphire plug-ins that are compatible with Avid Media Composer, Symphony, Xpress, Xpress Pro, NewsCutter, and DS. You can use the Sapphire Plug-ins on Windows 7, Windows Vista, and other 64-bit operating systems.

DS Assist v10 to v10.5 Software Upgrade + GenArts Sapphire Plug-ins

Provides an ideal combination of editing and finishing file-based media content, and high-resolution visual effects
Allows you to upgrade your existing DS Assist v10 software to DS v10.5 and use its enhanced features for economical and fast in-house editing and finishing requirements

DS 10.5 Software

Ideally suited for creation, editing, compositing, and finishing of high-resolution file-based media content
Allows you to easily transfer your projects from Media Composer to DS without any recreation owing to advanced support capabilities
Allows you to quickly design graphics, effects, titles, and composites with a complete set of paint and compositing tools in combination with advanced editing via the included Media Composer 5 software
Allows you to directly edit R3D workflows via AMA (Avid Media Access) available in Media Composer 5
Benefits from real-time playback and accelerated rendering for faster reviews and approvals via support for Red Rocket card

GenArts Sapphire Plug-ins

Provide an array of visual effect options via 220 plug-ins for image processing and synthesis
Includes 15 new lens flare types, improved Glare effects, and a redesigned RackDefocus effect
Allows you to easily apply effects to titles and keys via a single click of the mouse
Offers on-screen widgets for visual control of parameters along with optional background and mask inputs
Supports AVX1 and AVX2 formats, along with the new AVX2 keyframe model
Facilitates faster rendering via multiprocessor support
Supports 16-bit image formats
Compatible with Avid Media Composer, Symphony, Xpress, Xpress Pro, NewsCutter, and DS
Offers full integration with Avid's user interface
Provides resolution independent, anti-aliased, high-quality images
Offers RGBA support for all Avid products
Can be used on Windows 7, Windows Vista, and other 64-bit operating systems
Includes support via online hyperlinked documentation
DS 10.5 Software
Operating System Windows 7 Professional 64-bit (English Only)
System Configuration
  • Newly Certified HP Z800 with Dual Intel Xeon 6-Core Processors
  • Legacy HP Z800 with Dual Intel Xeon Quad-Core Processors
  • Legacy HP xw8600 with Dual Intel Xeon Quad-Core Processors
Memory
  • 12 GB or More for HD, HD RGB and High-resolution Formats
  • 6 GB for SD and DNxHD
Graphics Card
  • NVIDIA Quadro FX 4800 - Supports the Graphics Link Option
  • NVIDIA Quadro FX 3700 - No Graphics Link Support
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Please Note:

Recommended - The NVIDIA Quadro FX 4800 to best support HD RGB, and High Resolution

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Card Audio / Video - AJA Kona 3 (Previously known as Xena 2Ke) Media I/O Card (K3-Box Optional)
Monitor
  • 2560 by 1600 Single Monitor Display
  • 2560 by 1024 Dual 4 by 3 Monitor Display
  • 1280 by 1024 Single Monitor Display
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Please Note:

Other Display Resolutions require you to build Customized Layouts

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Storage
  • Xtore StudioRAID 16Re for All Supported Formats (Newly Qualified)
  • Avid VideoRAID SR for All Supported Formats
  • Legacy Avid VideoRAID RTR for Supported Formats up to Uncompressed HD
  • Legacy Avid MediaDock Ultra320 for Supported Formats up to HD RGB
  • Avid Unity MediaNetwork for Supported Formats up to HD
  • Avid ISIS 7000 for SD and DNxHD
GenArts Sapphire Plug-ins
Compatible Software Avid Media Composer, Symphony, Xpress, Xpress Pro, NewsCutter, DS
Operating System Windows 7, Windows Vista and 64-bit Operating Systems
Avid DS Assist v10 to v10.5 Software Upgrade + GenArts Sapphire Plug-ins
  • Avid DS 10.5 Software (With One License)
  • GenArts Sapphire Plug-ins
  • Avid DS RP (Remote Processing) System Option (With One License)
  • Media Composer 5 Software (With One License)
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    Tutorials

    Class on Demand -  Training DVD: Complete Training for Avid Media Composer
    • You Pay: $179.95
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