“Apple’s blazingly fast Power Mac G4 and award-winning Final Cut Pro is the new platform of choice for desktop video editing,” said Philip Schiller, Apple’s vice president of Worldwide Product Marketing. “Final Cut Pro and the new TARGA Ciné on a Power Mac G4 is a potent combination delivering the best uncompressed SD and HD video solutions at amazingly affordable prices.”
“Pinnacle Systems is very excited to bring its TARGA Ciné exclusively to the Mac,” said Mark Sanders, Pinnacle Systems’ CEO. “The TARGA Ciné supports every major video format and scales easily from uncompressed SD to uncompressed HD—providing a solution unrivaled on any other personal computer.”
The TARGA Ciné, expected to be available this summer, delivers uncompressed SD and uncompressed HD video acquisition, creation and distribution; simultaneous output of SD and HD video; real-time 3:2 pull down for converting between 24fps and 30fps material; and two Digital Tether ports for connecting to a family of breakout boxes for flexible I/O options.
Pinnacle Systems’ broadcast, desktop, and consumer products provide video professionals and consumers cutting-edge digital video tools to create, store, distribute and view web enabled digital video easier and more affordably than ever before. Pinnacle Systems may be reached at (650)526-1600 or on the World Wide Web at www.pinnaclesys.com.
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