Mystik Media debuts Blaze Media Pro 5
Posted Feb 3, 2004

Mystik Media has released Blaze Media Pro 5.0, a Windows multimedia application supporting all popular media formats; audio and video playlists; audio and video conversions; audio and video editing and recording, video construction, combining, decompiling, and batch processing; and video capture.

Audio and data CD burning capabilities are also provided. The audio editor's capabilities include Amplify, Null Amplitude, Insert/Delete Silence, Insert Noise, Insert Pulse, Insert Sinus, Fade In/Out, Invert, Normalize, Reverse, Delay, Flanger, Vibrato, Stretch, Mix. Mix from File, Paste from File, Paste from Clipboard, Copy to Clipboard, Delete Selection, Save Selection, Zoom, Convert, Undo, Redo, Cut, Copy, Paste, Crop, Filters (Band Pass, Low Pass, High Pass, Low Shelf, High Shelf), Input/Output Volume Control, Audio Information Read/Write, and more.

The audio editor can be used for audio file recording from any source such as cassette, turntable, phone line, TV tuner audio, CD player, line-in, auxiliary, microphone, wave-out, and wave-out mix. Video editing is available for AVI (uncompressed), AVI (compressed using any available codec), MPEG-1, MPEG-2, WMV, and ASF. Video editing operations include delete frame, delete selection, crop, resize, rotate, mirror, flip, trim, text overlay, adjust audio volume, text overlay, color replacement, and more. More than 30 effects and color adjustment operations allow for powerful video enhancement and alternation.

Available effects include Brightness, Contrast, Gamma, Hue, Saturation, Sharpen, Aging, Deblocking, Dizzy, Edge Enhance, Emboss, Fire, Ghost, Glass, Grayscale, Hologram, Invert, Lens, Lightning, Maze, Mosaic, Motion Blur, Night Vision, Particles, Rain, Streak, Wave, and more. Advanced CD recording features support writing audio CDs from MP3, WMA, WAV, and OGG files as well as data CD/DVD containing any type of files desired.

Powerful capabilities include very fast and efficient multithreaded recording; highly compatible with most any IDE and SCSI drives on the market today; multi-session disc support; auto-detect high write speed availability and is fully supported and optimized internally; ASPI manager not required for NT/2000/XP systems; full re-writable disc support; superior data buffering; and much more. The system allows recording of a data image on-the-fly; no need to create an image on the hard drive first. Therefore, very little disk space is required for data CD recording.

Key new features in Blaze Media Pro 5 include a completely redesigned video editor, video batch processor, and video capture features; expanded and consolidated audio conversion; fully skinnable windows; and memory optimization and enhancements to ensure the best performance possible for new hardware technologies. Blaze Media Pro 5.0 costs $50, runs under Windows 98 SE/Me/2000/XP, and may be purchased securely online at Mystik Media Web site. You can download a free trial version of Blaze Media Pro from the same Web site.