ProRatio is the perfect FCPX plugin for integrating SD footage into an HD project.
Laguna Beach, California (PRWEB) January 16, 2014
Final Cut Pro X plugin and effects manufacturer, Pixel Film Studios, announced the release of ProRatio, a package of 20 Standard Definition to High Definition converter plugins for Apple Final Cut Pro X.
"ProRatio is the perfect FCPX plugin for integrating SD footage into an HD project," Said Christina Austin, CEO of Pixel Film Studios, "It is also the perfect complementary plugin to ProTick for creating Sports Center type projects."
ProRatio offers over 20 customizable effects, each with its own individual published parameters. Editors can control the right and left blur amount with easy to use on-screen controls, then they can customize the shadows, midtones, and highlight colors, brightness, contrast, and even move the background up and down all with a click of a mouse with in Final Cut Pro X.
With ProRatio, Final Cut Pro X users have the ability to choose from a fixed 4:3 or 3:2 aspect ratio, or view the media in true HD depending on the media's resolution. Select from 1600x1200, 1400x1050, 1280x960, 1152x864, 1024x768, 800x600, 768x576, 640x480, 384x288, 320x240, 1440x960, 1280x854, 1152x768, and 480x320.
Users can add a frame to their footage with customizable frames, choose to have a simple solid border, or add customizable text and texture to the sides of the media. Each frame has it's own published parameters such as: choice of color, opacity, width, offset the frame points, start and end caps, blend mode, and more.
With ProRatio, users can work quickly with on-screen controls. They are given total control over two possible gradient blurs with two control points for each one. They also have a on-screen control over the position of the center image as well.
ProRatio was professionally designed to work seamlessly inside Final Cut Pro X. Editors can simply drag and drop one of the effects on top of their footage into the timeline. Then, they can use the on-screen controls and easy-to-use parameters to customize the effect to their liking. With ProRatio, users now have the ability to show off older footage in a whole new way all with in Final Cut Pro X.
Established in 2006, Aliso Viejo, California-based Pixel Film Studios is an innovative developer of visual effects tools for the post-production and broadcast community. Their products are integrated with popular non-linear editing and compositing products from Apple FCPX. All Apple, the Apple logo, Mac OS X, and Macintosh are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. All other trademarks and trade names are the property of their respective owners.