Logic Studio has seen major updates to both its Logic Pro and Mainstage applications, as well as the addition of over 200 new features.
Logic Pro has seen the addition of the new Amp Designer and Pedalboard plug-ins; these features allow users to create new virtual guitar amps and stompbox effects.
The new version of Final Cut Studio has received a ‘significant’ update, according to Apple. The latest edition boasts over 100 new features and new versions of Motion, Soundtrack Pro, Colour and Compressor, as well as Final Cut Pro 7. It also has a number of new collaboration features, including iChat Theatre integration.
“The latest version of Logic Studio is ideal for professional musicians, live performers and GarageBand enthusiasts who want to take their music to the next level,” said Apple’s senior vice president of worldwide product marketing, Philip Schiller.
“With 1.4 million users and 50 per cent of the market, Final Cut Pro is the number one professional video
editing application,” he added. “The new Final Cut Studio includes more than 100 new features and dramatically expands Apple’s ProRes family of codecs so editors can work in the studio with the highest quality video or on location at low bandwidths.”