Torrance, CA – (April 9, 2001) – Ulead Systems, Inc., a leading developer of
image editing, video editing and Web graphics software, announced today a
new, royalty-free line of media products. The first two collections are
Ulead Pick-a-Photo and Ulead Pick-a-Video. This affordable line gives
commercial and freelance producers or designers, unlimited and unrestricted
use of hundreds of high-resolution digital photos and video clips.
“While royalty-free media has been available for some time, our goal is to
offer affordable, high-quality titles at a fraction of what our competitors
charge,” said Danielle Liao, president of Ulead Systems. “Not only do we
provide easy-to-use video and image editing tools, we also now provide a
source of cost-effective content.”
All Ulead titles grant unlimited and unrestricted use to all video clips or
photos used in multimedia projects, eliminating the need to obtain authoring
or producing rights, licensing, or pay royalties. Video clips and photos may
be used or altered as often as desired without seeking permission.
Ulead’s Pick-a-Photo software is a distinctive collection of 2 CD-ROMs
packed with 200 high-resolution photos. Each CD-ROM title provides a range
of file types and pixel resolutions to suit both Web design and print media
projects. Additionally, all 200 photos come as CMYK color separations in
both Macintosh and PC file formats. Pick-a-Photo also comes with a free copy
of Ulead’s Photo Explorer software, perfect for browsing and organizing a
Ulead’s Pick-a-Video CD-ROM titles are a smart way to build a library of
video footage for use in broadcast media and Web design. Each Pick-a-Video
title includes more than 200 seconds of video in 16-18 clips.
Pick-a-Video titles are available in different file types, resolutions and
formats. Each clip has a broadcast quality version in either DV Type-1 AVI
for PC or Photo-JPEG MOV for Macintosh, both in NTSC or PAL standards. Each
clip also comes with a QuickTime version for Web pages and projects
requiring smaller file sizes. Free 30-day trial versions of Ulead’s
award-winning line of digital video editing tools — Ulead MediaStudio Pro
6.0 and Ulead VideoStudio 5.0 are included on every CD.
Ulead Pick-a-Photo and Ulead Pick-a-Video are currently available online
from Ulead.com or direct at 800-85-ULEAD. Each Pick-a-Photo CD-ROM title is
$39.95. All five introductory CD-ROM titles may be purchased in a box
collection for $140.00. The estimated street price for each Pick-a-Video
CD-ROM title is $59.95. Box collections (each including five CD-ROM titles)
of Ulead Pick-a-Video CD-ROM titles will be available for $219.95.