NewBlue Inc., an integrated video and audio effects provider, released NewBlue Light Blends
, a set of 10 dynamic video transitions designed to deliver stylized, professional lighting looks with ease.
NewBlue Light Blends video plug-ins integrates into existing and familiar nonlinear editing (NLE) workflows on Windows and Mac platforms. With just a few clicks, users can create an electrifying mood or a specialized atmosphere to add drama to any footage.
Like the company's entire line of NewBlueFX video effects plug-ins, NewBlue Light Blends works with Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premiere, Adobe Premiere Elements, Adobe Premiere Pro, Apple Final Cut Pro, Apple Final Cut Express, Avid Media Composer, Avid NewsCutter, Avid Symphony, Avid Xpress, Corel VideoStudio, Pinnacle Studio, Sony Vegas, Sony Vegas Movie Studio, MAGIX Movie Edit Pro, and EDIUS.
Joining NewBlue's lineup of exclusive collections, Light Blends includes the following powerful transitions, all with more than 130 preset configurations:
Glow Pro generates a soft radiant light in any color of the rainbow to gently wash between shots
Light Bender mutates between scenes with shifting, curved flares that radiate from the highlights in the imagery
Light Ring creates a rippling ring of brilliance that melts one shot into the next
Neon Lights converts image outlines into surreal bands of light that dance and merge to reveal the second scene
Photon Blast casts powerful rays of multicolored light that blind the viewer, then pull back to reveal the new scene
Plasma Glow warps one scene into the next with a dynamic shimmering blast of light
Psycho Strobe generates a sequence of bright flashes of light, blazing from one shot into the next
RGB Shift separates the image into colored layers that vibrate and jog around as they reassemble into the second scene
Scanner wipes from one scene to the next with a fluorescent beam of watery light
Traveling Rays throws bright beams from a moving light source that flies across the screen, animating a beautiful blend between shots
NewBlue Light Blends is available for $119.95. A fully functional trial version of Light Blends (and all NewBlue offerings) is available for download, as well.