Digital Film Tools says its zMatte plug-in is now GPU-accelerated, making it faster than ever to create motion picture-quality blue/green screen composites.

zMatte integrates an assortment plug-ins to handle keying, matte generation and compositing. You can create mattes from blue, green or any color screen. Using proprietary matte extraction techniques, zMatte creates mattes with minimal parameters, even when dealing with fine hair detail, smoke or reflections.

zMatte includes the following plug-ins to handle keying, matte generation and compositing: Color Suppress, DeArtifact, Edge Composite, Frame Averager, Holdout Composite, Keyer, Light Wrap, Matte Generator, Matte Repair, and Screen Smoother.

zMatte is available now for US$395. If installed on the same machine, one license will run in the following applications: AdobeAfter Effects CS5 and up, Adobe Premiere Pro CS5 and up, Apple Final Cut Pro 6/7/X, and 64-bit versions of Avid Symphony, Media Composer and Newscutter. Upgrades from previous versions are available for $100. For more information go to .