e-on software, the developer of award-winning 3D natural scenery products, has released Vue 4 Professional for MacOS X and Windows, the newest addition to its line of products for professional 3D designers and digital video production houses.
Vue 4 Professional ships on 3 CDs with a 460+ page manual, in a hybrid Windows and MacOS X configuration and is immediately available for purchase. Vue 4 Professional retails for $599 with a special introductory price of $499.Users of Vue d'Esprit 4 will be able to sidegrade to Vue 4 Professional for $299 during the introductory period.
"Vue 4 Professional doesn't lock you into a closed environment, but instead enables you to select the best combination of tools for any project. Vue 4 Professional can be both a destination for rendering or part of the process in a project pipeline," said e-on president Nicholas Phelps.
Vue 4 Professional provides a complete, professional natural 3D studio. Vue 4 Professional is a standalone product that integrates with all leading 3D applications, including discreet 3ds max, Alias Maya, NewTek LightWave, Maxon Cinema4D and Softimage XSI. It also exports data to compositing applications such as discreet combustion and Adobe After Effects.
With an intuitive and production-oriented layout, professionals will be able to quickly create and enhance their production with incredible, wind-swept SolidGrowth 3 trees and plants, volumetric atmospheres and rich terrains in fully animated scenes that can be customized and rendered within Vue 4 Professional.
"Digital video production houses and professional 3D designers will find Vue 4 Professional the most productive solution for the creation and rendering of 3D natural effects, with almost zero ramping up time needed to integrate it into the production cycle," said Richard Schrand, author of FINALCUT PRO 3: COMPLETE REFERENCE AND GO-LIVE 5 FX & DESIGN.
Founded in 1997, Beaverton, Oregon-based e-on software (www.e-onsoftware.com
) was established to develop and promote the highest quality graphics tools. E-on software's product line includes the award winning Vue d'Esprit 4 and the Ozone 2.0 line of professional atmospheric plug-ins.