Award Winning Titling, Effects and Compositing Software
Boris RED is the only integrated 3D compositing, titling, and effects application to deliver unparalleled performance to NLEs from Adobe, Apple, Avid, Grass Valley, and Sony. Designed specifically for video editors, RED offers an unprecedented range of features and adds a standalone engine for rendering. It integrates 2D and 3D compositing, titling, paint, rotoscoping, a full suite of tools to create and extrude vector objects, 3D creation and animation, and industry-leading DVE technology. Save time and money using one interface, in one system.
RED Key Features:
Advanced 2D and 3D compositing with unlimited layers
Over 160 filters including Time, Motion, Keying, Lights, and Particle effects
Superior 2D and 3D titling
Vector text for razor-sharp display at any scale
EPS import, animation, and extrusion
Vector paint and rotoscoping with precise controls
Raster Paint Engine
High-quality motion tracking, corner pinning, and image stabilization
OpenGL accelerated effects creation and playback
Includes 1,500+ customizable preset effects
Subtitle import feature
16-bit color depth support
Intersect any 3D shape including planes, spheres or extruded text
Comparing RED and BLUE
BLUE and RED are both professional compositing and motion graphics solutions used to achieve outstanding visual effects. Even though BLUE is based on the award-winning Boris RED, the two products are actually quite different from one another. When used together they can create visually stunning results faster then ever before!
Advantages of RED over Blue
More integrations with many NLEs - not yet in Blue.
Mac OS support - not yet in Blue.
Wider graphics card support - not yet in Blue.
Chart generator - not yet in Blue.
Pixel Chooser - not yet in Blue.
Compatible settings with FX, Avid FX and Graffiti - Blue has own settings format.
Large selection of Software filters - not yet in Blue (many made into Blue shaders but not all, Blue accepts plug in filters such as Continuum but they are not included).
Advantages of Blue over RED
100% hardware preview and rendering to disk means faster speed.
Imported models - Blue can work with large number of polygons.
Custom spline based bevels on extrusion give Blue more modeling power.
Material shaders include bumps and reflections giving users more control over 3D materials.
3D deformers - more animation options in Blue.
Particle engine with sprites and 3D models - more particle options and on screen interaction.
Movie direct streaming from hard drives with Audio - no need to preview to RAM.
Animate multiple objects on spline based paths.
Type On effects allow intersection of objects in 3D - more options than in RED.
Founded in 1995,
Boris FX is the leading developer of integrated graphics and effects technology, delivering 3D compositing and vector graphic products for the broadcast, post-production, film, and multimedia market segments. Boris FX products have grown to serve over a million artists worldwide. The company's success lies in its ability to tightly integrate and leverage technologies through strong partnerships with industry-leading manufacturers such as Adobe, Apple, Autodesk, Avid, Grass Valley, Media 100, and Sony. Video tutorials for Boris RED
Chroma Key Effect with Sony Vegas Pro and Boris RED
See Boris TV 10-minute video tutorial to learn how to create a really good chroma key effects in Sony Vegas Pro using the filters included with Boris RED. No matter your original footage with the chroma background is not very good lighted.
Chroma keying filters used in this video tutorial are available alone as
Chroma Key Unit or included with collections of Boris Continuum Complete or Boris RED.
Windows and Mac OS X compatible.
Host compatibility: Adobe Premiere Pro, Avid Media Composer, DaVinci Resolve, Sony Vegas Pro.