–Emmy® award winning, motion compensated image quality now available in software –
Reading, UK – 25 February, 2014 – Snell today announced a free 15-day trial for its award-winning image processing solution, Alchemist OD. A scalable, file-based software product, it enables the next generation of unrivalled motion-compensated image transformation ‘On Demand’. As well as a free trial the software is now available to buy online.
Engineered with content owners and post production facilities, Alchemist OD combines Snell’s image processing expertise with commodity IT equipment, saving time and money whilst safeguarding quality. Its Service Orientated Architecture and floating license model provides the versatility to evolve and adapt with changing business requirements. Simplicity of integration via watch folders or with Media Asset Management systems, using the open FIMS API, allows seamless global program exchange and multi-device content delivery.
“Alchemist OD utilizes new technology, which addresses the challenges of the most complex content, including low temporal frame rates, making it the best Alchemist yet” explains Jeremy Courtney, business leader, Snell On Demand “Alchemist OD offers truly exceptional media transformation and by making the technology available as a downloadable and intuitive software application, we’re opening up its capabilities to many more users,”
Breaking free from the restrictions of specifically designed hardware, Alchemist OD is now available to buy at an affordable rate of £10,000 for a single license. Volume-based discounts are also available.