Adobe today announced After Effects 6.5, a new version of its motion graphics and visual effects software. Version 6.5 offers Animation Presets; an advanced clone tool; new scripting support; Power Mac G5 optimization; three new grain management tools; new one-click tools like Auto Color, Auto Levels, Auto Contrast and Shadow/Highlight; and a professional 32-bit floating point color correction system. Adobe After Effects 6.5 for Mac OS X will be available in the second calendar quarter of 2004. The Standard edition will sell for US$699, while the Professional edition will be $999. Registered users of After Effects 6.0 can upgrade to the new version for $99.