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Catalyst Prepare 2016.1 (1 Year) (Academic)

Catalyst Prepare 2016.1 (1 Year) (Academic)

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Mfr PN: ACATP1099S
Our PN: SFON0330005
Manufacturer: Sony Creative Software
Platform(s): Mac & Win

Product Type: Electronic Download
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Quick Overview

Media production is growing more complicated, and turnaround times are getting tighter. You need a tool that eases the workload on your editor, ensuring that projects meet deadline. Enter Catalyst Prepare, a new media preparation tool that revolutionizes the post-production workflow. 1 YEAR LICENSE! ACADEMIC PROOF REQUIRED!



Manufacturer Part Number: ACATP1099S

Catalyst Prepare supports a wide range of formats and resolutions, organizes your media, and bridges the gap between acquisition and editing. Catalyst Prepare moves the media preparation process and 'data wrangling' out of the edit bay. With Catalyst Prepare you deliver the correct media to streamline post-production and keep your creative energy focused on your vision.

Notable fixes/changes in version 2017.1

  • Added support for grading in the Rec.2020/S-Log3 (HDR) color space
  • Added support for reading OpenEXR image sequences and transcoding OpenEXR image sequences to other video formats.
  • Added support for sharing clips via YouTube.
  • Added support for connecting to FTP devices by fully qualified domain name.
  • Added support for reading fragmented MP4 files created by the Sony PWS-100TD1.
  • Added support for reading files using the .mpeg file extension.
  • Improved time-remaining estimates when uploading multiple clips to Sony Ci using the Share pane.
  • Various enhancements and bug fixes. For a complete listing, see the release notes.

New in Catalyst Prepare 2016.1:

  • Support for Rec.2020 color space
  • Full screen secondary preview window for multiple monitor setups
  • Burn-in timecode and clip name
  • Additional transcode options (including settings for crop, flip and mirror, anamorphic stretch, clip padding, encoding mode, ignore mark points)
  • Relink offline or missing files in library
  • Consolidate library into a single folder for easy sharing and collaboration
  • Export bins as folders to bring your library organization into other post-production tools
  • Quickly save snapshots of frames in JPG, BMP and PNG formats
  • FTP support
  • Improved proxy workflow allows viewing of proxy clips and copying proxy clips only
  • Improved performance for Sony Optical Disc Archive (ODA) and XDCAM Discs

Quickly view and import clips from the latest professional cameras, including Sony, Canon, GoPro, and others.

Organization is key: Prepare gives you the ability to organize your media into targeted, meaningful collections.

View the details, zoom into every corner, mark In/Out, edit metadata, adjust colors non-destructively, and create a storyboard to rough draft your vision.

Export a file, a group of files, or a storyboard. Render to .MP4, DPX, OpenEXR, ProRes, or XAVC in a variety of resolutions and frame rates, or upload to the Sony Ci media cloud for collaborative team review.

Confident Backup
Back up the entire camera media with the confidence of checksum verification.

Ultra Wide Color Gamut
Work with the same High Dynamic Range color space as your camera. Set the source color space and the grade color space independently.

Create a Rough Cut
Use the storyboard editor to sequence and edit a rough cut, then render the storyboard or export it to a variety of NLEs.


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