Buena Software, Inc. has released an update for Effects Essentials, bringing it to version 1.6. Effects Essentials is a plug-in designed for expanding the effects possibilities within After Effects. The update features support for Final Cut Pro. According to Buena Software:
Buena Software, Inc. announced the release of an update to their Effect Essentials suite of plugins for Adobe After Effects and Final Cut Pro.
Version 1.6 of the plugin suite now works in both After Effects and Final Cut Pro on both OS 9 and OS X with one set of plugins.
In addition, the custom interface elements in the plugins now work right in Final Cut Prois effect window, allowing live dragging of the controls and realtime updating of the video.
You can find more information about the Effects Essentials update at the Buena Software Web site. Effects Essential 1.6 is free for registered users, while the full version is available for US$199.00.