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Adobe Unveils Major Innovations for Video Technology at IBC 2014

Adobe announced plans to significantly update Adobe Creative Cloud video desktop apps and Adobe Anywhere for video. These new capabilities, coming soon, build on Adobe’s industry-leading integration across video workflows enabling video professionals to create, collaborate and deliver high quality productions across multiple screens. Key updates include powerful new media and project management tools in Adobe Premiere Pro CC; a refreshed user-interface across all Adobe video desktop apps; and more streamlined production workflows empowering video professionals to edit more efficiently.

Adobe Creative Cloud Premiere Pro CC 2014: Improved masking

Important new updates will also be added to Adobe Anywhere, which enables large virtual teams of talent to collaborate and efficiently shoot, log, edit, share and finish video productions together. Adobe also announced new capabilities to Adobe Primetime, the industry’s most advanced TV delivery and monetization platform for programmers and pay-TV service providers. Adobe is previewing these major updates at IBC 2014, Europe’s largest professional broadcast show held in Amsterdam. The company will demonstrate its new solutions at the RAI Convention (Hall 7, Stand 7.G27) Sept. 12-16. Adobe professional video and broadcast tools will also be presented in more than 70 partner booths throughout the IBC exhibit.

Revealing Next Wave of Innovation for Adobe Video Desktop Apps
At IBC 2014, Adobe will showcase new video technology that streamlines video workflows for video professionals, broadcasters and media companies. Key updates include:

    • Support for cutting-edge hardware and standards is accelerated via Adobe Creative Cloud, enabling the company to respond quickly to new hardware and software standards. Key updates extend native file support, with the addition of AJA RAW. Performance enhancements include accelerated Masking & Tracking; and new GPU-optimized playback that delivers better performance when viewing extremely high resolution 4K and UltraHD footage from Phantom Cine, Canon RAW and RED R3D files.


    • A refreshed user-interface across all the video applications supports HiDPI displays for both Mac Retina Displays and Windows 8.1, providing a cleaner appearance enabling video professionals to stay focused on their projects.


    • Powerful new media and project management features, including Consolidate & Transcode; Search Bins; and Multiproject workflows offer more ease and flexibility, at the project level, so Adobe Premiere Pro CC users can complete tasks more efficiently. Adobe Media Encoder now includes Destination publishing with preset options so users can render, deliver and share projects to multiple locations such as FTP sites and their Creative Cloud folder, automating the delivery process. Additionally, Extended Match Source support now includes added support for the QuickTime and DNxHD formats, simplifying the workflow for users who are transcoding or rendering content.


  • Streamlined workflows and ongoing refinements make everyday tasks easier and faster inside Adobe CC video apps, including Timeline Views in Adobe Premiere Pro CC; Curve adjustments and Look Hover previews in Adobe SpeedGrade CC; and Rough Cut Dissolves and keyboard shortcuts for tagging in Adobe Prelude CC.

Expanding Editing Solutions for Broadcasters with Adobe Anywhere for Video
Adobe today also announced important updates planned for Adobe Anywhere, the collaborative workflow platform that empowers users of Adobe professional video solutions, such as Adobe Premiere Pro CC and Adobe After Effects CC, to work together using centralized media and assets across standard networks. Adobe Anywhere complements Creative Cloud applications and enables deep collaboration for large organizations working with video, including broadcasters, educational institutions and government agencies. Enhanced support for Adobe After Effects CC enables visual and motion graphic artists to collaborate more effectively so they can spend more time working creatively and less time searching for missing footage and collecting files. Additionally, new options in the Adobe Anywhere app for iPad are added, so users to scrub and review video footage faster.



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BLUEFISH444 Announces New SDI Support For Adobe Creative Cloud 2014 4K/2K/HD/SD SDI Input and Output

Bluefish444 announced the release of a new Windows installer, 5.12.0 adding support for the recent 2014 update to Adobe Creative Cloud applications.

Adobe Premiere Pro CC (2014)

Bluefish444’s new installer for Windows 7 and Windows 8 is compatible with all Create, Epoch, Epoch 4K Supernova video cards. This update brings valuable improvements to performance and added functionality, such as capture of 4K SDI and custom render formats to work with inside Adobe Premiere Pro CC (2014)

Windows installer 5.12.0 is a major update, providing new SDI functionality including:

    • 4:2:2/4:4:4 YUV and RGB SDI Input and Output
    • 4K/2K/HD/SD SDI Input and Output
    • 16 Channels of SDI Embedded audio
  • Custom sequence presets allowing compressed and lossless rendering at up to 4K resolutions

Adobe After Effects CC (2014)
The latest update of Adobe After Effects CC (2014) brings with it support for Adobe Mercury transmit. Bluefish444 announce, as of installer 5.12.0, its Adobe Transmit Plug-in is now compatible with Adobe After Effects CC (2014).

Windows Installer 5.12.0 is a major update for Adobe After Effects CC (2014) users, adding the following functionality:

    • 4:2:2/4:4:4 YUV and RGB SDI Output
    • 4K/2K/HD/SD SDI Output
  • Audio monitoring through ASIO 64

“Our customers have come to expect great things from Adobe CC systems running Bluefish444 hardware and the latest update shows our ongoing commitment to this,” said Tom Lithgow Product Specialist Bluefish444. “Working with 4K content at a high frame rates is becoming a necessity to many customers and now that we have added 4K recording to Adobe PP (2014) it really is a complete SDI I/O solution.”

Windows Installer 5.12.0 is available for free from the Bluefish444 home page http://www.bluefish444.com and brings a complete SDI IO solution to Adobe Creative Cloud.

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