Fluid Mask 3, which functions both as a stand-alone program and plug-in, has become the professionals’ choice for image extraction by providing an easy-to-use interface to power a complex technical process, specially suited to masking complicated images, such as wisps of human hair and leaves on a tree. Fluid Mask 3 separates an image into puzzle-like pieces, allowing the editor to simply paint in the portions of the image to be kept or deleted. The software’s unique “Smart Blending” capability and its powerful edge detection system make Fluid Mask 3 an intuitive workflow resource that no photographer or graphic designer should be without.
Fluid Mask 3 offers the most powerful and accurate image extraction on the market. Fluid Mask 3 is available for both Windows and Mac based operating systems, and functions as a standalone application or as a fully compatible plug-in for Adobe Photoshop CS4 as well as all previous versions.
Vertus is the graphics and imaging software division of Heligon, a technology business specializing in image data interpretation. Heligon’s groundbreaking technology uses complex algorithms to mimic the way the eye and brain perform visual processing so that complex shapes and colors can be recognized within images. Heligon licenses its technology to market leaders in industries including design and graphics, printing and video. More information on Vertus can be found here.
Vertus Announced New Pricing Yesterday
At $149, the Professional Choice for Separating Complicated Images from Their Backgrounds Now More Accessible to the Growing Community of Hobbyist Photographers and Designers
London, U.K. & Boston M.A. – December 8, 2008 – Vertus, Inc., a graphics and imaging software developer that creates simple and highly specialized software solutions, today announced that its award-winning Fluid Mask 3 image extraction tool, the professionals’ choice for image masking, will now be available for $149.00, a savings of almost 40% from its original cost.
The proliferation of high quality cameras and the ever-growing community of hobbyist photographers looking to perform expert-level editing tasks have led to the introduction of numerous new image editing suites which provide basic image extraction tools. Despite improvements in this area, these tools cannot match the power, accuracy, and efficiency of Fluid Mask 3. The product’s new price will enable this larger pool of photographers to access the unique capabilities of Fluid Mask 3 at its most affordable level.
- Totally worth the new price drop
- Learning curve is quite easy – medium
- Saves plenty of time for those “hard to edit” photos
- Great tool to have for any designer/photographer
- One of best plugins I’ve used for Photoshop
- Recommend at the very least trying the “free trial“