Today a New Plugin Was Announced from Pixel Film Studios, ProDefocus for Final Cut Pro X

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Announcing a new plugin from Pixel Film Studios, ProDefocus which, includes an arrangement of Directional, Gaussian, and Zoom Blur presets for Final Cut Pro X.

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ProDefocus gives users the ability to choose which layer in their timeline to seamlessly focus and defocus on.

Plugin and template developers from Pixel Film Studios have announced the ProDefocus Plugin for Final Cut Pro X.

“ProDefocus gives users the ability to choose which layer in their timeline to seamlessly focus and defocus on,” said Christina Austin, CEO of Pixel Film Studios. “When users get their hands on ProDefocus, a new level of professionalism will become the standard.”

Final Cut Pro X users can now give their footage the look of real lens defocus. With ProDefocus users can choose from an arrangement of defocus lens blade amounts, directional, gaussian, and zoom blur presets. Users have full controls over amount, effect opacity, horizontal, vertical, gain, rotation, and more all with in Final Cut Pro X.

With ProDefocus users have the ability to replicate a realistic lens defocus on top of their footage by choosing from an arrangement of lens blade amount defocus presets, directional, gaussian, and zoom blur presets. Users have full controls over amount, effect opacity, horizontal, vertical, gain, rotation, and more all with in Final Cut Pro X.

ProDefocus was professionally designed to emulate a degree of image blurring for any given amount of focus shift. With ProDefocus users have the ability to choose from multiple blade aperture defocus effects, directional and multiple directional, gaussian, soft focus, horizontal and vertical, and zoom uniform and variable. With multiple styles users can overlay as many as they would like to get a ultimate custom blur with a click of a mouse.

After applying a ProDefocus preset to their footage, users can customize the style of their defocus with the controls in the FCPX Inspector. With easy-to-use sliders, editors can change the opacity, defocus amount, gain, rotation, and more over their media. As an effect users have the ability to stack as many ProDefocus presets on top off each other to get an even more personal defocus effect.

ProDefocus was professionally designed to work seamlessly inside of Final Cut Pro X. As a FCPX effect each ProDefocus preset can be dragged and dropped onto the users footage. With the published parameters found in the FCPX inspector, users have the ability to make adjustments and create their own camera defocus style with just a few clicks of a mouse.

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.

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