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Elements 3 Alpha Blend

Dramatize your footage, add outlines and drop shadows.


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Explore the Alpha Blend Capabilities

NewBlue Elements 3 Alpha Blend delivers over 80 presets in a suite of 8 versatile compositing tools built to quickly dramatize footage, add outlines to objects, create drop shadows and more.

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Elements 3 Alpha Blend Works on Mac and Windows

Multi Host-App

Elements 3 Alpha Blend Works with Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects, Magix Vegas, Avid Media Composer and many more.

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What's Included

Get over 80 presets in 8 integrated compositing plugins. Compatible with all of today's leading NLEs.

    Alpha Blend

    Alpha Processor
    Process the alpha channel of your video in many ways, including inverting, blurring, and adjusting its width.

    Drop Shadows
    Create a drop shadow for overlays on any keying effect or animated matte.

    Garbage Matte
    Clean up a key by isolating and removing unwanted junk from the alpha channel.
    Gradient Fill Pro
    Manipulate, boost, or completely alter the color of both your image and text.

    Luma Key
    Use light level to key out areas of the video.

    Add a colored outline to text, chroma key, or other visuals with transparent borders.
    Time Clock
    Choose from a variety of presets to overlay a running timer on your screen.

    Simulate the on-screen display of a video camera recording.

    Compatibility & Requirements

    • Compatibility
    • Software & Hardware

    Compatible with the following programs:

    Adobe After Effects CC or later

    Adobe Premiere CC*
    *may require update to latest version

    NewBlue Titler Pro 2+

    Avid Media Composer & Symphony 6+

    Grass Valley EDIUS 7,8 & 9

    Black Magic DaVinci Resolve 11+

    Magix Vegas Pro 10+, Vegas Movie Studio, Magix Video Pro X

    Software & Hardware

    Mac OS X 10.10 or Windows 7 or later versions

    A recent Nvidia or AMD GPU that supports OpenGL 2.1 or later. 1 GB VRAM is required. 4 GB VRAM is recommended when working with HD content.

    Supports 64-bit video editing applications only.

    Get the Right Blend

    Add a versatile compositing tool to your arsenal: dramatize footage, add outlines to objects and create drop shadows effortlessly.



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