FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Extensis Releases Free Updates to Popular Photoshop Plug-ins
New versions add compatibility with Adobe Photoshop 7 in Mac OS 9
Portland, Ore. – June 10, 2002 – Extensis today made available free updates
to their popular Photoshop Plug-ins that add support for Photoshop 7
running on Macintosh OS 9. Registered users of Mask Pro, Intellihance Pro,
PhotoTools and PhotoFrame can download free updates from the Extensis
website at http://www.extensis.com/support/dl_page.html. Mac OS X versions
of these Plug-ins will be released at a later date.
“In order to fulfill tremendous user demand, we have made our Photoshop
Plug-ins compatible with Photoshop 7 on Mac OS 9,” said Michael Wong,
Productivity Tools product manager for Extensis. “This is the first stage
in our development plan for updating our Plug-in products for Photoshop 7
and Mac OS X compatibility.”
About Mask Pro
Extensis Mask Pro 2.0 provides expert-level tools that dramatically reduce
the time necessary for masking and selecting complex objects in Adobe
Photoshop. With Color Matching Technology(tm), edge blending, intelligent
edge detection and color selection, Mask Pro is the only masking solution
that provides both fast and professional-quality results.
About Intellihance Pro
Extensis Intellihance Pro 4.0 quickly and dynamically enhances images to
make them look their best based on the image’s individual needs. Compare
and print up to 25 professional enhancement variations at once.
PowerVariations provide instant visual adjustments.
Extensis PhotoTools 3.0 contains major enhancements to its versatile
collection of real-world special effects tools for print, multimedia and
web design such as multiple light sources in PhotoCastShadow and textured
surfaces in PhotoButton. In addition, PhotoTools 3.0 now includes 3 new
components–PhotoTexture, PhotoAnimator and PhotoGroove, which represent
revolutionary approaches to the common Photoshop tasks of creating seamless
tile textures, complex GIF animations and custom bevels.
Extensis PhotoFrame 2.0 gives you the edge-and there’s no limit to the
dramatic border effects you can design for your images. Customize and
combine any of the included 1000+ edge effects, or use Instant Frame and
Instant Edge to design your own frames. Go beyond the ordinary with special
effects like shadows, glows, textures and bevels.
Pricing and Availability
The English versions of the Photoshop 7 installers are now available for
download from the Extensis web site for free to all registered users of
Extensis Photoshop Plug-ins.
Mask Pro 2, Intellihance Pro 4, PhotoTools 3 and PhotoFrame 2 will support
Macintosh Operating System 7.5.5 – 9.2.2 and with Windows 95, 98, ME, NT
4.0, 2000 or XP.
About Extensis, Inc.
Extensis, Inc. creates world-class software that extends the capabilities
of creative professionals. Extensis’ award-winning products for Microsoft
Windows, Macintosh OS and the Internet are distributed worldwide. Founded
in 1993, Extensis, a wholly owned subsidiary of ImageX, Inc., (NASDAQ:
IMGX) is based in Portland, Oregon. For additional information please visit
our website at www.extensis.com or call 1-800-796-9798.
Founded in 1995 and based in Kirkland, Wash., ImageX (NASDAQ: IMGX) is the
leading provider of online solutions for distributing, managing and
producing sales and marketing materials. With two patents issued and 84
patents pending, the company’s advanced technology reduces costs related to
procuring branded communications materials. ImageX’s blue chip customer
base includes AT&T, Automatic Data Processing (ADP), CB Richard Ellis, GE,
Kraft, Merck and Co., Liz Claiborne and many others. More information on
the company and its services can be obtained from http://www.imagex.com or
by calling (877) 682-0880.