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Harmony & Storyboard Pro Students to Commercial Offer

 Harmony-Storyboard-Promo

Calling all students!

Specical offer of 20% discount on Commercial Perpetual License / 10% discount on Commercial Term License of Harmony and Storyboard Pro. 

Offer ends 31 Aug 2016. Call Storm FX on 1300 061 007 NOW!


 

Toon Boom Animation Releases Storyboard Pro 5

Toon Boom Animation announced today the release of Storyboard Pro 5. This new release streamlines the pre-production and storyboarding process with new creative tools for artists, adds improvements to the 3D workflow, and provides better integration with editorial, allowing artists to develop impressive storyboards faster than ever before. Storyboard Pro 5 has also been improved in order to enable pre-production pipelines for CG, live action and games cinematics. 

New Features

  • 3D Workflow Enhancements

Provide better integration between 2D and 3D with the ability to snap 3D models to surfaces, create layers on models, import Collada and Alembic files and work with a more responsive 3D camera.

  • Customisable Brush Tips

Allow artists to change the roundness, hardness, and angle of tips as well as add randomness.

  • Layer Grouping

Storyboard Pro 5 features the ability group layers of drawings - making it easier to organise and share content for an even more fluid creative development process and exchange between artists.

  • Qt Application Scripting

Lets you create tools and scripts to automate manual tasks. Several example scripts are available to get you started.

  • Support for 23.976 NDF Timecode

Enables the seamless transfer of animatics from Storyboard Pro to the editing suite.

  • Shared Drawings

Faster revisions are now possible with shared drawings - you can use a single drawing across multiple panels. When you make a change, the artwork updates everywhere so you can move on more quickly to the next creative process.

Storyboard Pro 5 - Storyboarding Software

Contact us for more information


 

Storm FX are the sole ANZ resellers of Toon Boom Software!

Toon Boom are the leaders in animation and Storyboarding software, and Storm FX are very excited to announce we are now the sole distributors of this amazing software in Australia and New Zealand.

There are two products that transform the animation world. 

HARMONY

Draw, animate and add special effects. Go further than ever before, and do it in the style of your choice. More details

STORYBOARD PRO

The all-in-one Storyboarding Tool. Storyboard your episodic, advertising, film, or other creative projects. More details

Contact us now for information on these products