Avid Technology, Inc.
Dec 16, 2016

Avid Delivers Innovations for its State-of-the-art Graphics Authoring Software

New version of Avid 4Designer gives graphic artists and designers the tools they need to create stunning real-time graphics

BURLINGTON, Mass., Dec. 16, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Avid® (Nasdaq:AVID) today announced the availability of a new version of its state-of-the-art graphics authoring software, Avid 4Designer. As part of Avid's commitment to offering the most comprehensive tools and workflow solutions to create, distribute and optimize media, the latest version of 4Designer features user interface enhancements that maintain existing customer workflows and product knowledge, while introducing new workflow improvements and graphical features that enrich the artist's toolset.

"Increased competition for viewers has intensified the need for impactful storytelling and higher production values," said Alan Hoff, Vice President, Market Solutions, Avid. "With this new version of 4Designer we're delivering innovations that give graphic artists and designers the graphics creation tools they need to create high-quality, engaging and immersive content in real time."

As part of the Avid graphics toolset that's tightly integrated with the MediaCentral® Platform, the industry's most open and efficient platform designed for media, 4Designer offers a complete solution for creating captivating 2D and 3D motion graphics in a wide range of resolutions. It's the core application used to create graphics for Avid's entire production environment, including on-air graphics, virtual studios, channel branding, sports enhancements, video walls, and interactivity.

New enhancements in 4Designer 1.2 include:

About Avid
Through Avid Everywhere™, Avid delivers the most open and efficient media platform, connecting content creation with collaboration, asset protection, distribution and consumption. Avid's preeminent customer community uses Avid's comprehensive tools and workflow solutions to create, distribute and monetize the most watched, loved and listened to media in the world—from prestigious and award-winning feature films, to popular television shows, news programs and televised sporting events, and celebrated music recordings and live concerts. With the most flexible deployment and pricing options, Avid's industry-leading solutions include Pro Tools®, Media Composer®, Avid NEXIS™, Interplay®, ProSet™ and RealSet™, Maestro™, PlayMaker™, and Sibelius®. For more information about Avid solutions and services, visit www.avid.com, connect with Avid on FacebookInstagram, Twitter, YouTubeLinkedIn, or subscribe to Avid Blogs.

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Avid
Amy Paladino
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