Jasc Software Releases Stand-Alone Version of Animation Shop 2.
Jasc Software, a pioneer in the Windows graphics market, today announced the release of a stand-alone version of its popular animation program, Jasc Animation Shop(TM) 2.
Also available bundled free with the award-winning Jasc Paint Shop Pro(TM) 6, Animation Shop 2 provides users of all levels with the tools they need to add animated buttons, banners and other cool effects to Web sites and business presentations.
"With bandwith exploding, animation is gaining popularity within the Web community. Jasc Animation Shop is an easy-to-use tool that everyone can use to create amazing animations and jazz up their Web sites," said Kris Tufto, Jasc Software's CEO.
"In response to many requests from our customers, we're offering Animation Shop as a stand-alone product for those users who simply want a great animation program. Animation Shop is a terrific communication tool that enables you to differentiate yourself on the Web or in presentations by getting your message across in a fun, interesting way."
Animation Shop 2 offers many powerful tools for creating animations for Web sites and presentations. Key features include:
-- Intuitive filmstrip-type user interface -- 24-bit color editing for high-quality animations -- Animation and Banner creation wizards -- Full set of brushes and creative tools -- Professional-quality custom transitions and effects -- Frame and animation editing options -- HTML code generation -- Optional integration with Paint Shop Pro 6 -- Optimization wizard for Web and video output -- Download time and file size preview -- Comprehensive animation and image file format support
Pricing and Availability
The stand-alone version of Jasc Animation Shop 2 is available for $39.00 from Jasc Software (ESD only). Animation Shop 2 is also available bundled free with Jasc Paint Shop Pro 6. An evaluation copy of Animation Shop 2 may be downloaded from the Jasc Software Web site at www.jasc.com. Free, unlimited technical support is available to registered users directly from Jasc Software.
About Jasc Software
Jasc Software provides Web designers and advanced users with leading, Windows-based digital imaging and management solutions that are powerful, easy to use and affordable. The company is committed to using customer feedback to develop tools for Web site and digital image enhancement that provide advanced functionality at a low price. Jasc Software distributes its products in electronic and traditional forms via the Internet, software retailers and catalogers, and provides try-before-you-buy versions of its software via the Internet.
Jasc Software has been ranked by the Inc. 500, Deloitte & Touche's Minnesota Technology Fast 50, and Deloitte & Touche's Technology Fast 500. Its products have won numerous awards including: "PC World" World Class Award; "PC World" Best Buy; "Windows Magazine" Win 100; "PC Photo" Editor's Choice; "c/net" Editor's Choice; "PC Magazine" Program of the Year; and "Home Office Computing" 100 Gold Award.
For more information, Jasc Software can be reached at 800/622-2793 or on the Web at www.jasc.com.
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