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GPU accelerated version of Film Stocks

Dramatic speed increases while rendering… This is what the new Film Stocks v1.5 promises. You may visit the Digital Film Tools website to download your free upgrade for both Windows and Mac. Below you will find a list of features, changes and bug fixes:


Activated After Effects Render Multiple Frames Feature Film Stocks now works with the After Effects Memory & Multiprocessing > Render Multiple Frames feature.

GPU Acceleration Film Stocks is now accelerated with OpenCL using your graphics card resulting in dramatic speed increases.

32 Bit Floating Point Precision Film Stocks can now process with 32 bit floating point precision.


Avid 32 Bit No Longer Supported 32 bit Avid systems are no longer supported.

Premiere Pro Interface Launching In Premiere Pro, the user interface is now launched using the Film Stocks Interface button at the top of the effect controls.

2048 Pixel Resolution Default in User Interface The Film Stocks user interface now uses a 2048 pixel default resolution instead of 1024. This means you are working at a higher resolution in the Film Stocks interface.

Bug Fixes

Aperture > Load/Save Setup Problem Previously, there was a problem with Aperture loading and saving Film Stocks setup files.

Photoshop Elements – Installer The Film Stocks installer can now install into the Apple App Store Version of Photoshop Elements.

Photoshop Window Priority – Macintosh If you turned off the Photoshop “Open Documents As Tabs” preference on a Mac, the Film Stocks user interface would go behind the image in Photoshop.


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