ArKaos Shipping VJ 3.0

ArKaos has released a new version of ArKaos VJ, bringing it to version 3.0. ArKaos VJ is a multimedia presentation app designed for visual artists working with live video and music. The new version features several performance enhancements including 32 bit video and USB real-time video streaming. According to ArKaos:

ArKaos is launching a new version of its popular video jockey software, the Arkaos VJ 3.0.

Meeting the requests from the fast-growing community of VJs, the new version is greatly enhanced and sets a new standard for real-time multimedia tools.

The Arkaos VJ3.0 displays an unrivaled performance and speed, and includes many new features and effects that make the Arkaos VJ3.0 the top-choice for professionals like Video jockeys, Musicians or Design/Stage Managers for concerts and performances.

The new version is improved in all areas. The performances have seen a dramatic increase by using Altivec and SSE2 technologies. The real-time engine is now also working in 32 bits mode (millions of colors). Integration with music sequencer is now possible thanks to the support of ReWire.

The new version of the Arkaos VJ3.0 features many new and exciting functions, such as real-time video stream from USB, FireWire and acquisition boards. Thanks to the new transfer modes it can layer simultaneously multiple animations using Chroma or Luma keying. A new flash text module can display editable text effects.

You can find more information about the latest ArKaos VJ release at the ArKaos Web site. ArKaos VJ 3.0 upgrades from 2.x are avialable for US$169.00, while the full version is available for US$343.00.