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Chromanator Vs Commotion

Posted: Fri, 4th Jun 2004, 12:58pm

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Dispatch

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Just wondering what the main difference is between Chromanator and Commotion .. thanks

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Posted: Fri, 4th Jun 2004, 1:05pm

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Xcession

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$407.95
Posted: Fri, 4th Jun 2004, 1:09pm

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Andreas

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Chromantor: [$92.04659]
http://fxhome.com/chromanator/features.html

Commotion: [$499.99 ]
http://www.pinnaclesys.com/docloader_n.asp?templ=10&doclink=/dotMedia/commotion/English(US)/doc/key_features.asp&Product_ID=110&Langue_ID=7&loc=spec&division_id=
Posted: Fri, 4th Jun 2004, 4:44pm

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Gibs

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I have Commotion. It's pretty useful, but I wouldn't recommend getting it. Pinnacle has stopped updating it, so basically it's a dead program. Chromanator, meanwhile, is being constantly updated and improved. There are some features Commotion has that Chromanator doesn't, but Chromanator is definitely a better buy, for the price and power.
Posted: Fri, 4th Jun 2004, 10:14pm

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jessy

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if u wanted to spend more money is commotion real good?
Posted: Fri, 4th Jun 2004, 11:08pm

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Gibs

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If I could respend the money, I would buy After Effects instead. A lot more people use it, and it will continue to be developed in the future.
Posted: Wed, 9th Jun 2004, 11:57pm

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jstow222

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I have after effects and never use it and I am trying to get rid of it because I got it for an amazing price, new and everything, unregistered, I would not suggest getting AE until your positive its what you are looking for.
Posted: Thu, 10th Jun 2004, 2:06am

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Gibs

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Why don't you use it? It does take a while to learn how, but you can do so much with it.
Posted: Thu, 10th Jun 2004, 2:11am

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Pooky

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Learning AE is WAY worth it. And it's not that long anyway. It only looks complicated. Just do all the free tuts on Digital-Tutors.com and you're pretty much set wink