For immediate release:

Chicago, IL – Buena Software, Inc. is pleased to announce the release of
Effects Pack 1, 2 and 3 version 2.0. These 3 sets of QuickTime video
effects plug-ins allow users to apply a wide variety of filters and
transitions to their movies in any application that uses QuickTime effects,
including QuickTime Player Pro and Adobe Premiere. Version 2.0 adds native
support for OS X applications!

Pricing starts at $30US per Effects Pack with discounts for buying 2 or 3
Effects Packs. Users of older versions of the Effects Packs can upgrade for
$10US per Effects Pack. Users can find more information on the web at the
following addresses:

Effects Pack 1: (
Effects Pack 2: (
Effects Pack 3: (
Effects Pack Bundle pricing: (

New features in version 2.0:
– All effects work natively in MacOS X without needing to run the Classic
– Effects Pack 2 now has AltiVec support (paid version only), just like
Effects Packs 1 and 3
– Various bug fixes (fixed a few minor memory leaks, improved overall
– Added support for new controls in QuickTime 5.0 and newer

Included in the various Effects Packs are the following: Effects Pack 1 –
Camcorder, Color Pass, Color Replace, Contrast & Brightness, Negative,
Video Noise, 4 Cool Transitions

Effects Pack 2 – Flip, Gamma, Jittery TV, Mosaic, Median, Psycho Spin,
Polar, Strobe, Scoreboard, Texturizer

Effects Pack 3 – Invert HSV, Filter Factory, Fractal, Super Chroma Key,
Blue Screen, Luminance Matte, Garbage Matte, Difference Matte, Super Alpha
Compositor, Motion

Fully functional 45 day demos can be downloaded from the web pages listed
above. When users purchase the full versions, they get AltiVec (Velocity
Engine) support for better performance on G4 equipped Macs.

Buena Software, Inc. offers video, image and audio processing software and
development to the Macintosh community. For more information about their
consulting services and/or products, visit their website at
(, or call them at (847) 259-7970.