Adobe today released preview software for After Effects CS3 Professional and Premiere Pro. “Take your inspiration to new heights: Create beautiful, sophisticated animations and effects more effectively than ever with Adobe After Effects CS3 Professional. Animate freely and with even more flexibility using new Shape Layers and the new Puppet tool. Use the new Brainstorm feature to naturally evolve animation variations based on parameters you choose. Whether you are a motion graphics designer, visual effects artist, video editor, or a rich media designer for the Web, new Adobe After Effects CS3 Professional lets you design and animate with greater creative freedom.” After Effects will be available as a standalone product, or as a component of Adobe Creative Suite 3 Production Premium and Master Collection software in mid-2007.