(Montreal-November 6, 2007) Emmy award-winning Toon Boom Animation Inc. today announced that its professional line of products now runs on Mac OS X version 10.5 Leopard, Apple’s latest operating system.
The professional software packages; Storyboard Pro, Digital Pro, and the consumer software Storyboard all run smoothly on Leopard. Toon Boom users will enjoy the more esthetic and fluid user interface during the creative process.
"As always, Toon Boom is fully committed to the Mac community and prides itself [in] bringing to market creative applications that are a perfect fit for the Mac inventive and talented community" shared Joan Vogelesang, President and Chief Executive Officer at Toon Boom.
The Toon Boom team is currently working on making the Harmony network solution as well the consumer software Studio compatible with Leopard very shortly.
About Toon Boom Animation Inc.
Toon Boom Animation Inc. is the worldwide leader in animation software solutions. Toon Boom carries entry level and high-end animation software solutions for film, television, web, games, mobile devices and training applications. Toon Boom’s solutions also include powerful pre-production tools ideal for all animated or live-action projects. In 2005, Toon Boom was granted the Primetime Emmy® Engineering Award by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences for its significant contribution made to the animation industry targeted for television, in North America and throughout Asia, Europe and the Middle East. In 2006, the IT Federation of Quebec (FIQ) awarded an OCTAS 2006 in the Multimedia – educational and cultural sector category, for Toon Boom Studio V3. In 2007, FIQ awarded an OCTAS 2007 in the Technological Innovation category, for Toon Boom Storyboard Pro.
Toon Boom's client base ranges from major studios creating Hollywood blockbuster animated films to individual animators creating their first masterpieces. Market-leading studios using Toon Boom's products include Nelvana, Warner Bros., Mercury Filmworks, China Central Television, Toonz Animation India, eMation, Rough Draft Korea, Alphanim, Cosgrove Hall, Cromosoma and Enarmonia, to name a few. Some of the prestigious productions done with Toon Boom’s technology include Les Triplettes de Belleville, Looney Tunes: Back in Action, The Rugrats, SpongeBob The Movie, Curious George, Go West: A New Lucky Luke Adventure
and The Simpsons Movie
For additional information, visit Toon Boom at toonboom.com