It's Official: Snapz Pro X Now Available

Ambrosia Software has announced the immediate availability of the super screen capture utility, Snapz Pro, for Mac OS X. Snapz Pro X provides users with a number of advanced features, including the ability to capture and save QuickTime format movies. According to Ambrosia:

With the release of the award-winning Snapz Pro for Mac OS X, Ambrosia Software, Inc. brings relief to the huddled masses who have suffered through using the built-in screen capture features Mac OS X offers. Once Snapz Pro X is installed, a single keystroke can immediately save anything visible on screen in a wide variety of image file formats.

Snapz Pro X supports saving screen images as .bmp, .pict, .gif, .jpg, .png, .tiff, .pdf, or Photoshop files, and can even record the action as a QuickTime movie! Screenshots can be scaled, cropped, color depth-changed, and dithered. Snapz Pro X can also add borders, generate automatic thumbnails, overlay watermarks/copyright notices... you name it, we got it!

Using Snapz Pro X, you donit have to tell people about how cool a game is or how to use a particular program -- you can just take a picture or movie of it and show them! The images Snapz Pro X generates are all web-ready, as are the QuickTime movies it makes -- just upload iem and go!

To capture an image that is on screen, either use Snapz Pro Xis powerful selection tool, or you can give the innovative new Objects tool a whirl. The Objects tool lets you simply click the windows/menus youid like to capture, and Snapz Pro X will take care of saving them! Snapz Pro X also works when most other capture utilities wonit, making it the screenshot utility of choice for manual writers, web publishers, and other media professionals.

Snapz Pro wasnit just ported to Mac OS X, it was rewritten from the ground up to use the exciting new technologies that Mac OS X has to offer. Support for these cool new features permeates Snapz Pro X like genetic superiority in a thoroughbred: long file names, automatic preview icons on image files, Unicode/international support, and bullet-proof operation are just a few of the pleasantries you will enjoy.

This new version of Snapz Pro also adds a host of features that Snapz Pro 2 never had, from a cool new "Fatbits" tool that lets you zoom in on the pixels on your screen to automatically generating image thumbnails. Download Snapz Pro X now to see what an application can do when it is written from the ground-up for Mac OS X.

A basic version of Snapz Pro X is available for US$29.95, and an advanced version, complete with movie capture abilities, is available for US$49.95. You can find more information at the Ambrosia Software Web site.