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Description

Primatte Keyer is a professional greenscreen tool that extracts keys from any color background quickly and easily. Version 4 brings new levels of power and speed to After Effects and Avid, and for the first time, Final Cut Pro. New features include easy-to-use Auto setup, which creates an almost-perfect key with one click. Powerful features allow Primatte Keyer to overcome keying challenges such as uneven lighting, compression artifacts, subtle shadows, and edge light contamination. Best of all, Primatte Keyer 4 works right on the timeline.

What's New

  • Coming soon: Adobe CS5/64 bit support
  • Now supports AVID, After Effects, Final Cut Pro, and Motion  including Adobe CS3 versions
  • New Auto Setup generates a perfect key in seconds
  • Version 4 offers a 3x speed increase over previous versions

Reasons to Buy

  • Shoot on consumer video formats and deliver high-quality keys
  • Place people, products, or cinematic elements onto any background
  • Automatically adjust a clip's color to match the composite environment by blending its tonal and exposure ranges.

 


 

Features

Quick and Easy Mattes
Generates mattes with a simple user interface

Click to Key
Adjusts keys with a few clicks of the mouse — no sliders are necessary

Painless Extraction

Easily extracts transparent objects such as water, smoke, and hair. 

De-artifacting For All Formats

Smoothes chroma edges with de-artifacting input correction for all formats, including DV and HDV 

Integrated Alphas
Alpha channel adjustment is integrated into the keyer

Powerful Built-In Features
Secondary spill removal, simple and accurate color matching, and light wrap is built in to the keying interface

Professional Processing
Supports 32-bit processing (After Effects and Final Cut Pro) as well as 16-bit processing on AVID systems

 


 

Rendering

Red Giant Software's render-only policy lets you use five (5) render-only nodes for each single (1) user license that you purchase.

With the purchase of each single-user license, you may install the software on five (5) render-only machines at no additional charge. You are required to buy more licenses to accommodate the total number of render-only machines that you use on your render farm.

The following examples illustrate the number of render-only licenses supported per user license.

  • Buy 1 license 1 workstation, 5 render-only machines (or nodes)
  • Buy 2 licenses Up to 2 workstations, up to 10 render-only machines (or nodes)
  • Buy 10 licenses Up to 10 workstations, up to 50 render-only machines (or nodes)

NOTE: If you have more than 5 render-only machines per workstation (i.e. 5 workstations and 50 render-only machines (or nodes), you are required to purchase additional full licenses to accommodate you render farm.

Render-only machines are those machines that are never used by users in a facility for creation or editing of work with our products. The render-only machines sit in or on a dedicated rack or do not have a monitor attached and are used for rendering exclusively during facility operational hours. We appreciate you respecting our licensing polices.

 


 

Video

Specifications & Licensing

System Requirements

Apple Macintosh

Mac OSX 10.4.11 and later*
Power Mac G5, Mac Intel
1 GB of RAM
30 MB of Hard Drive space

*Updating from Mac OS X 10.5 to 10.5.2 or later will in most cases solve compatibility issues. Please update your operating system before contacting support.

PC / Windows

Windows XP SP1 or later

Windows Vista 32-bit and 64-bit
Pentium 4 2.4 GHz or faster (or AMD equivalent)
1 GB of RAM
30 MB of Hard Drive space

Supported Host Application Charts

Adobe After Effects Compatibility
Host OS After Effects 6.5 After Effects 7 After Effects CS3 After Effects CS4 After Effects CS5
Mac 10.6 (Snow Leopard)        
Mac Intel    
Mac PowerPC      
Windows 7 32-bit      
Windows 7 64-bit      
Windows Vista 32-bit      
Windows Vista 64-bit      
Windows XP    

 

- Compatible with All Host Application Versions

- Not compatible with the Host Application

 

Apple Final Cut Compatibility
Host OS Final Cut Express 4.0 Final Cut Pro 5.1.4 Final Cut Pro 6 Final Cut Pro 7
Mac 10.6 (Snow Leopard)    
Mac Intel  
Mac PowerPC    
Windows 7 32-bit        
Windows 7 64-bit        
Windows Vista 32-bit        
Windows Vista 64-bit        
Windows XP        

 

- Compatible with All Host Application Versions

- Not compatible with the Host Application

 

Apple Motion Compatibility
Host OS Motion 3.0.2 Motion 4
Mac 10.6 (Snow Leopard)
Mac Intel
Mac PowerPC  
Windows 7 32-bit    
Windows 7 64-bit    
Windows Vista 32-bit    
Windows Vista 64-bit    
Windows XP    

 

- Compatible with All Host Application Versions

- Not compatible with the Host Application

 

Avid Systems Compatibility
Host OS Avid Media Composer 2.6 Avid Media Composer 2.7 Avid Media Composer 3.0 Avid Xpress Pro 5.6 Avid Xpress Pro 5.7
Mac 10.6 (Snow Leopard)          
Mac Intel  
Mac PowerPC      
Windows 7 32-bit          
Windows 7 64-bit          
Windows Vista 32-bit          
Windows Vista 64-bit          
Windows XP      

 

- Compatible with All Host Application Versions

- Not compatible with the Host Application

 


 

Licensing

Upon Purchase software and licenses will be delivered electronically

Licenses are Node-locked only.

Volume License Program

For facilities with (20) or more licneses, the Volume License Program offers the following benefits.

Program Benefits
Single Serial Number For Each Product

  • No need to organize 100s of serial numbers any longer.
  • With VLP you will receive 1 Volume Serial Number for each product.

Additional Info

Upgrades / Support

Upgrades

  • Upgrade from Primatte Keyer Pro 4.x to Primatte Keyer 4.1 (CS5 Ready)
  • Upgrade from Primatte Keyer Pro v2.x-3.x to Primatte Keyer 4.1 (CS5 Ready)
  • Special: Upgrade from Primatte Keyer 4.x, Key Correct 1.x or Warp 1.x, to Entire Keying Suite
  • Prices vary, contact RFX for details

 Support

RFX is available for all your support needs

Red Giant Software offers the following support options

  • Free online documentation, guides, tutorials and support
  • Free Phone support

Phone Support Policy

RedGiant is available to answer questions via phone for pre-sales and post-sales technical support. They do They're best to answer every call, however during peak times of the day or when they release a new product all representatives may be assisting other customers, they will return all messages within 24 hours.