Noise Industries partners with sugarFX to release FXPACK Themes for Final Cut Pro Applications

reprinted from a Noise Industries press release:

NOISE INDUSTRIES PARTNER SUGARFX RELEASES NEW FXPACK THEMES FOR APPLE PRO VIDEO APPLICATIONS New release provides 3d templates; team also updates popular Drop In product

Boston MA February 27, 2008 Noise Industries, developer of visual effects tools for the postproduction and broadcast markets, today announced that partner sugarFX ( has released a brand new Noise Industries FxPack titled sugarFX Folding Cards LC. The new FxPack is designed to run on Apple Final Cut Studio 2 (FCS 2) and Final Cut Express 4.0 (FCE 4); providing users customizable 3D theme effects. sugarFX founder Ricardo Silva is one of the worlds top broadcast designers and we are honored to have his design influence as part of our partner-product line, comments Niclas Bahn, director of business development, Noise Industries.

The new sugarFX Folding Cards LC release offers 8 animated sequence graphics that can be applied in a number of broadcast and event video scenarios. Straight forward controls allow users to adjust text positioning, size and font. Users can also modify or omit video content as well as adjust color. Folding Cards LC runs on the latest Apple OS (X Leopard) plugging into the Apple FxPlug architecture.

Apple FCS 2 and FCE 4 users can get more information by viewing the Folding Cards LC demo movie at:

New update for the sugarFX Drop In Package In addition to releasing Folding Cards LC, the sugarFX team has updated their widely popular 3D Drop In package. The update adds support for Apple OS X Leopard and Final Cut Studio 2 applications.
Themes have been completely redesigned offering two flavors; Drop In
1.6 which is a free update and Drop In 2.0 Studio, a more advanced version with more theme elements and parameters.

Apple FCS 2 and FCE 4 users can get more information by viewing the Drop In demo movie at:

About Noise Industries Partners and FxPacks FxPacks are developed by Noise Industries and its partners using the Noise Industries FxFactory Pro plug-in manager. The FxFactory Pro plug-in manager provides broadcast designers, such as Ricardo Silver of sugarFX, a user-friendly development tool to create additional effects for the Apple Final Cut Studio and Final Cut Express products.

Users must install the Noise Industries FxFactory engine to operate FxPacks. FxFactory is free and can be downloaded from

Pricing and Availability
sugarFX Folding Cards LC FxPacks is available today via the Noise Industries web site ( for an MSRP of $69.00 USD.

About sugarFX Broadcast Designer Ricardo Silva sugarFX designer and founder Ricardo Silvas impressive resume includes broadcast design for the National Geographic IMAX open, Norm, Ripley’s Believe or Not, Noticias Telemundo, Univision News graphics, Top 10 A&E, TLC Investigators, DirecTV International Marketing, TNBC graphics, TechTV, and Fox Sports International. For more information about sugarFX packages, please visit:

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