Anonymous (not verified) - April 05th, 2000
Pinnacle Systems, Inc., a leader in professional and consumer video solutions, announced today that it has acquired Puffin Designs, Inc. of Sausalito, California. Puffin Designs, a privately held company, is an industry-leading provider of content creation solutions made by and for professionals working in broadcast, film, and video content creation markets. Puffin Designs has developed and sells an advanced set of software tools for real-time paint, rotoscoping and visual motion tracking.
These Puffin Designs tools allow content producers to create more compelling special effects and visuals and subsequently publish them on tape, film, DVDs and Web pages. Pinnacle Systems plans to integrate Puffin Designs technology with its family of industry leading content creation solutions to provide complete solutions for creating programs for film, broadcast and streaming media markets.