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Release Notes

Dark Energy

(For Transcoders and Command Line)
ProductUpcoming FeaturesStageTarget Date

Dark Energy 8.1 (For Transcoders and Command Line)

Build: TBD

Release Stage: Engineering

Release Date: Q4 2018

  • SDR-HDR interchange
  • Improved auto denoise
  • Increased render speed
Q4 2018

Dark Energy 8.0 (For Transcoders and Command Line)

Build: 10550

Release Stage: Generally Available

Release Date: Released

  • New filters for luminance noise reduction (Smooth Spatial and Basic Spatial)
  • Dark Energy Professional template name insertion from GUI
  • 32 bit per color channel image enhancement (Contrast, Brightness, Saturation, Gamma, Red/Green/Blue)
  • Log Transfer Function
Released

Dark Energy for AfterEffects

ProductUpcoming FeaturesStageTarget Date

Dark Energy for AfterEffects

Build:

Release Stage: End of Life

Release Date:

  • As of Dec 1, 2015, the sale of the Dark Energy for After Effects plug-in has been discontinued. Cinnafilm remains committed to supporting all current users with technical support and license updates. Support inquiries for current users should be directed to info@cinnafilm.com.

Dark Energy Professional

ProductUpcoming FeaturesStageTarget Date

Dark Energy Professional 5.1

Build: TBD

Release Stage: Engineering

Release Date: Q4 2018

  • Increased control of noise reduction
  • ProRes file support
Q4 2018

Dark Energy Professional 5.0

Build: 10562

Release Stage: Generally Available

Release Date: Released

  • Fixed bug which slowed down playback/rendering when a specific segment was chosen
  • Fixed a CodeMeter issue that affected usage of the software based dongle
Released
Archived Release

Dark Energy Professional 5.0

Build: 10475

Release Stage: Generally Available

Release Date: Released

  • Optimized for 4K/UHD
  • Designate processing area of frame
  • GPU-based analysis and scene detection
  • Chroma noise removal
Released
Archived Release

Dark Energy Professional 4.0

Build: 10226

Release Stage: Generally Available

Release Date: Released

Released

PixelStrings

ProductUpcoming FeaturesStageTarget Date

PixelStrings 4.0

Build: TBD

Release Stage: Conceptual

Release Date: TBA

  • DCP
TBA

PixelStrings 3.0

Build: TBD

Release Stage: Engineering

Release Date: Q4 2018

  • Wormhole features
  • Audio processing options
  • Rec 2020
Q4 2018

PixelStrings 2.3

Build: 2.3

Release Stage: Generally Available

Release Date: Released

Released
Archived Release

PixelStrings 2.1

Build: 2.1

Release Stage: Generally Available

Release Date: Released

  • Added MXF-wrapped XDCam HD, including XDCam audio mapping
  • Added Video Legalizer - Legalizer is from RadiantGrid and ensures color space and ranges in your video output are compliant with standards and/or studio and display equipment to ensure DPP compliance in Europe
  • Added "Refresh" button to Assets page
  • Improved validation of assets prior to submitting jobs
  • Various UI/UX improvements across the app ( walkthrough, assets folder/nesting, faster app loading, layout & organization of workflows sub-pages)
Released

RadiantGrid

ProductUpcoming FeaturesStageTarget Date

RadiantGrid 10.0

Build: TBD

Release Stage: Conceptual

Release Date: Q1/Q2 2019

  • 64bit architecture
  • REC 2020
  • New GUI (non-silverlight based)
Q1/Q2 2019

RadiantGrid 9.9

Build: TBD

Release Stage: Engineering

Release Date: Q4 2018

  • Increased transcoding speed
  • Increased processing speed for Wormhole audio
  • DNxHR
  • HDR-SDR interchange
  • Full Dolby E and Dolby Digital Plus encoding/decoding
  • Possible DCP, IMF wrapping
Q4 2018

RadiantGrid 9.8

Build: 9.8.202

Release Stage: Generally Available

Release Date: Released

  • Added ProRes XQ
  • Added social media presets for Instagram, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterst, Snapchat
  • Added GUI updates for Spacetime 8 (Dark Energy, Tachyon, Wormhole)
  • Added DPX ingest for 12/16 bit
  • Added options for partial file transcoding
  • Integrated Spacetime8
  • Updated MainConcept library to version 10.5.2
  • Updated Kakadu library to v7_A_5
  • Fixed audio track/channel parsing issue for mutiple track, single channel files
  • Fixed bug related to handling of low frame rate captions
Released
Archived Release

RadiantGrid 9.7

Build: 9.7.1

Release Stage: Generally Available

Release Date: Released

  • Added ProResXQ
  • Added multiple timecode track support for MXF
  • Updated MainConcept library to 10.5.2
  • Fixed bug related to files with "." in name
Released

RadiantGrid / Wormhole

(Wormhole is only an option in RadiantGrid)
ProductUpcoming FeaturesStageTarget Date
Archived Release

RadiantGrid 9.7/Wormhole 2.7

Build: 9.7.0.137

Release Stage: Generally Available

Release Date: Released

  • Final release of separate Wormhole build. Wormhole and all Wormhole functionality will be an option in RadiantGrid going forward
  • Updates to ingest engine to accommodate IMF
  • Bug fixes for MXF Op1a wrapped Kakadu J2K outputs
  • XADP ingest errors fixed
  • Wormhole Global Retiming functions moved into RadiantGrid
  • Auto black/slug detection for Wormhole retiming
  • Start timecode specification for Wormhole retimings
Released
Archived Release

RadiantGrid 9.5/Wormhole 2.5

Build: 9.5.1

Release Stage: Generally Available

Release Date: Released

  • Features/bug fixes
  • GXF update/fix
Released
Archived Release

RadiantGrid 9.3 SP3/Wormhole 2.3 SP3

Build: 2.3.6195.13232

Release Stage: Generally Available

Release Date: Released

Released

Tachyon

(For Transcoders and Command Line)
ProductUpcoming FeaturesStageTarget Date

Tachyon 8.1 (For Transcoders and Command Line)

Build: TBD

Release Stage: Engineering

Release Date: Q4 2018

  • Increased render speed
  • Improvements in de-interlacing of archive SD material
  • Improvements to Cartoon/Anime algorithms
  • Improvements to scene cut detection algorithms
  • HDR support
Q4 2018
Archived Release

Tachyon 8.0 (For Transcoders and Command Line)

Build: 10550

Release Stage: Generally Available

Release Date: Released

  • 5th generation motion compensation engine
  • New AUTO settings tuned for new motion compensation engine
  • Progressive Scene Cuts expanded to control both telecine and interlaced footage with a single setting
  • APi12 for transcoders
  • Added software-based licensing
  • Added user adjustment of extreme motion vector settings
Released
Archived Release

Tachyon 7.1 (For Transcoders and Command Line)

Build: 10475

Release Stage: Generally Available

Release Date: Released

Released

Tachyon / Dark Energy for Cloud

ProductUpcoming FeaturesStageTarget Date

Tachyon/Dark Energy for Cloud 8.0

Build: 10550

Release Stage: Generally Available

Release Date: Released

  • Same features as above
Released
Archived Release

Tachyon/Dark Energy for Cloud 7.1

Build: 10466 (Linux)

Release Stage: Generally Available

Release Date: Released

Released

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