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R A I N IS A SOPHISTICATED COLOR GRADING SYSTEM DESIGNED FOR CLIENT ATTENDED SESSIONS

GRADE IN REAL-TIME, ALL THE TIME
  • Digital Media Processing at any resolution in real-time
  • Client's requests instantly delivered and displayed on the screen
  • Direct feed-back of color decisions, no rendering needed
MAKE FINAL DECISIONS
  • Combine working and final approval in the same session
  • Deliver final result immediately in tape or data
  • Fast decision making features : per shot versioning, full screen client-oriented clip, intelligent grade library, audio support and more
  • Advanced conforming & editing tools allowing to immediately replace sequences or clips
  • Export in EDL or ALE log format for further editorial processing.
EFFICIENCY, FROM THE FIRST CLICK
  • Unique interface designed to make the operator instantly comfortable
  • Solid logic combined with a sleek, minimalistic GUI design dramatically improving R A I N's learning curve.
  • Work fast: browse clips in the Library, switch to the TimeLine, add demanding secondary corrections or animated grades, all accessible through the control panel
ENHANCE YOUR SESSIONS WITH SOUND
  • Support of embedded audio tracks and audio clips such as Wave and AIFF files
  • Multiple audio layers allowing complex sound compositions
  • Capabilities to embed up to 16 channels of AES/EBU 24-bit 48 kHz audio into the outputted SDI signal.

R A I N PROVIDES ADVANCED GRADING CAPABILITIES & MUCH MORE

GRADE WITH BOTH SPEED AND PRECISION
  • Work in conformity with industry standards using ASC CDL grading mode and ACES workflow
  • Grading controls are designed to save you time: Master Curves and Color Curves are effortless to manipulate
  • The traditional RGB corrections add Luminance control for faster look creation
  • he 12 layers of Secondary Grading include luma key and chroma key along with unlimited numbers of shapes and advanced feathering settings
  • Every single parameter can be individually animated using key frames
CREATE SPECIAL EFFECTS
  • Discover R A I N Blur & Sharp capabilities for a stylish grading
  • Load as many OpenFX plugins as needed to denoise, add lense flares and much more
SAVE, ORGANISE AND RETRIEVE YOUR GRADES EASILY
  • Use the Grade Library to store unlimited color looks for your current project, and to access easily other project's grades
  • Access immediately the last memorized grades using the QuickStore
  • Discover the selective copy/paste grading
  • Use different wipe styles for frame by frame comparison
  • Save up to 9 different versions of the same clip
  • Use the StoryBoard mode to create up to 32 groups of clips for grading them as an ensemble

R A I N IS ADAPTED TO ANY KIND OF MEDIA, BE IT PAST, PRESENT OR FUTURE

GRADE NATIVE RAW DATA
  • Real-time de-Bayering and playback of ARRIRAW (ARRI Alexa), CinemaDNG (Aaton Penelope & BlackMagic Design), Cine Files (Phantom Flex & Gold) and Weisscam
  • Support of multiple REDRockets for real-time work on R3D files from RED Epic
  • support of DSLR RAW data (Canon C300, 5D and 7D with EXIF metadata handling, Nikon D4)
  • Access the RAW data de-Bayering parameters while grading and modify them on the fly
  • Formats and resolutions can be mixed in the same timeline
BUILD YOUR TIMELINE & CONFORM
  • Multi layer timeline allowing titles compositing with overlays
  • Auto-conforming capabilities out of XML (from Final Cut Pro), AAF and OMF composition formats
  • Import of EDLs with renaming tools and list manipulation capabilities.
  • Export in EDL or ALE log format for further editorial processing.
RENDERING AT FULL SPEED
  • Perform on-the-fly conversion to another file format such as QuickTime, ProRes, DPX, TIFF, etc and instantly visualize them in the FlowGraph
  • Real-time rendering capabilities with R A I N' JAZZ software rendering engine as well as simultaneous multiple real-time streams of rendering for a faster delivery of the multiple versions

R A I N ALLOWS YOU TO GRADE IN STEREOSCOPY AS IF YOU WERE IN 2D

USE THE SAME WORKFLOW
  • Real-time playback of the stereoscopic files, with no import, whatever the source is and whether the viewing devices are 3D enabled or not.
  • Display in a clear way of the left eye and the right eye clips, in different modes (anaglyph, side-by-side, interlaced or mesh).
  • Combination of the left and right images into a stereoscopic stream played in Real Time for reviewing.
SUCCESSFUL CONFORMING. ALWAYS.
  • Transparent 3D conforming process, automatically performed either from a single EDL referring to both eyes, or from 2 EDLs
STEREOSCOPIC DAILIES SILKY PROCESS
  • Pan, Scan and Mirroring functionalities, including the keystone effects management
  • Grading can be applied either on the Left, Right or both eyes, and can be easily compared (per eye, dissolved, etc), memorized and recalled.
  • Automatic color balance function for an immediate correction of the difference of luminance in the cameras
  • Convergence settings permitting the management of the depth
GRADE STEREO3D WITH EFFICIENCY
  • The entire grading toolbox is also available for Stereo3D footage : StoryBoard mode for grading clips as an ensemble, animation of the convergence parameters, duplication of grades using the GradeLibrary and the QuickStore or the Versioning mode.
BOTH SINGLE LINK AND DUAL LINK SUPPORT
  • Outputs stereoscopic files in both dual link and single link modes
  • Content delivery can be mastered for Digital Cinema projection or Home TV content very easily
STEREO3D RENDERING
  • Render of the stereoscopic files in side-by-side, allowing a quick review of the result in a QuickTime in YouTube, or in separated files.

R A I N - AN EASY INTEGRATION FOR EVERY EXISTING ENVIRONMENT

FOR REAL-TIME WORK. ALL THE TIME.
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A FLEXIBLE SOFTWARE SOLUTION

SOFT R A I N is a software only solution featuring all R A I N powerful color correction functionalities. Supporting up to 4 RED Rockets and a choice of video boards, it can be installed on a certified system, adjusted to your facility workflow, allowing both budget and features scalability.

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A POWERFUL WORKSTATION FOR DATA WORKFLOWS

LIGHT R A I N is a turn-key solution aimed at post-houses with data-centric infrastructures and varying deliverables, sustaining a full 2K continuous workflow.
The system is designed to be easily upgraded in terms of processing power and storage.

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AN UNBEATEN COMPUTING UNIT FOR REAL TIME 4K

HEAVY R A I N is a turn-key solution engineered for "Uncompressed 4K Real Time All the Time" needs of today's digital productions with high resolutions RAW data, as well as stereo3D processing.
With a dedicated hardware and the recommended options to be able to play-back and process 4K images at any stage of your workflow, HEAVY R A I N is your next generation engine.

FEATURES
MEDIA MANAGEMENT
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• Support for any resolution from SD to 2K in Real Time
• Support of 4K
• Project Management and Project Library
• Real Time image transport through 3G SDI
• Automatic Data conform capabilities
• Multi format and multi resolution timeline
• Unlimited video and audio layers compositions
• Support for industry composition formats (EDL, FCP XML, OMF)
• Support for Transitions and effects
• Layer opacity & blending modes
• Export of EDL and ALE log formats
• Automatic scene detection
ADVANCED SECONDARY GRADING
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• 3D-LUT management (display & GVO)
• SDI output
• Scopes & Color Picker for color analysis
• Original TimeCode, EdgeCode, and FPS information display
• TimeCode, EdgeCode and custom metada burn in
• Blanking tools for aspect ratio output
• Advanced Editing Tools (Trim, Slip, Slide, Razor etc.)
• Per clip Zoom and Pan&Scan (flip, mirror, angle etc.)
• Per clip primary color correction in real time (YRGB, Curves, HSL, Printer Lights etc.)
• Per clip 12 secondary layers available for YRGB or HSL animated corrections
• Highlights, Midtones, Shadows keyers
• Simple shapes and complex geometries
• Real Time versions and shot comparisons (dissolves & wipes)
• Advanced animation and Key framing per object (per shape, Pan&Scan, keyers)
• Grade Library for grade storing and recalling
• Support of Dual Link and Single Link Stereoscopy in 4:4:4
• Advanced Stereoscopy Management (convergence, per eye color grading etc.)
I/O FEATURES AND FILE SUPPORT
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• Video Capture (batch, crash) and Record
• Video format conversion (automatic up/down scaling)
• Slave mode (RS422 protocol)
• Master mode (RS422 protocol)
• 3:2 pull-down management
• Support for multiple RedRockets
• Audio sync capabilities
• Audio support of WAV, AIFF and QT
• Native play back of DPX, TIFF, TARGA, BMP, PNG ETC.
• Native play back of ARRI RAW, RED R3D, SI, Phantom, Cineon
• Native play back of QT codecs, ProRes, DNxHD, MXFOPTIONAL FEATURE

Support for MXF (Avid DNxHD, IMX & MPEG2, IMX & MPEG2HD, DVCPRO (DV50) & DVCPROHD (DV100), AVC Intra).

, AVI, DV-25, Open EXR, SGI, MPG2, MPG4
• Support for Tangent CP100 & CP 200
VIDEO MODES
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720 x 486i
59.94Hz
720 x 576i
50.00Hz
1280 x 720p
23.98/24/25/29.97/30/50/59.94/60
1920 x 1035i
59.94/60
1920 x 1080p
23.98/24/25/29.97/30/47.96/48/50/59.94/60
1920 x 1080psf
23.98/24/25/29.97/30
1920 x 1080i
47.96/48/50/59.94/60
2048 x 1080p
23.98/24/25/29.97/30/47.96/48/50/59.94/60
2048 x 1080i
47.96/48/50/59.94/60
2048 x 1556psf
14.98/15/18.98/19
2048 x 1556psf
14.98/15
2048 x 1080p
23.98/24
VIDEO I/O
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• 10/12bit input
• 3G-SDI capable
• 2K/HD/SD 4:4:4(RGB/YCrCb)
• HD/SD 4:2:2 Video(YCrCb)
• HSDL
• RGB 4:4:4
• YCrCb 4:2:2 or 4:4:4
AUDIO I/O
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INPUT
OUTPUT
• 24bits 48KHz sampling
• 24bits 48KHz sampling
• 16 channels SDI(A/B)
• 16 channels SDI(A/B)
• 8 channels AES/EBU