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May 12, 2003


E-on Software Releases Ozone 2.0 for Cinema 4D


Ultimate Atmospherics Plug-In Supports Cinema 4D R8, Windows and Mac OS X Versions

May 12, 2003. Beaverton, OR. e-on software announces the release of Ozone 2.0 for Cinema 4D, its plugin for adding ultra-natural animated atmospheric effects to Maxon Computer's flagship product, Cinema 4D.

"The Cinema 4D community will find Ozone 2.0 the perfect tool for creation of breathtaking skies and atmospheres in Cinema 4D R8. The wealth of templates is worth the price all by itself. Ozone 2.0 for Cinema 4D provides advanced controls invaluable in even the most advanced 3D projects," said Maxon Computer president Harald Egel.

Ozone 2.0 for Cinema 4D is available for both the Windows and Macintosh OS X platforms and supports Maxon Computer's latest release of Cinema 4D, R8.

"Ozone 2.0 for Cinema 4D integrates beautifully into the Cinema 4D environment. Making a tool that was both powerful and enjoyable to Cinema 4D users was a primary concern throughout development. Ozone 2.0 for Cinema 4D is a pleasure to use, doesn't get in the way of designer creativity and produces rich, natural skies and atmospheres," said Nicholas Phelps, president of e-on software.

Some of the features of Ozone 2.0 for Cinema 4D include:

  • A complete, volumetric atmosphere system
  • e-on software's highly optimized, fast-rendering technology
  • Ozone volumetric system for simulating the interaction of light and air
  • Rapid creation of animated clouds and sunsets
  • Over 100 atmospheric presets based on real world and "other world" locations
  • Multi-document, non-modal interface

"Ozone is extremely intuitive to use and integrates well into our production pipeline. Accessing Ozone from directly within the Cinema 4D application encourages productivity, it is quick to render with absolutely outstanding results," said Tim Clapham, Head of Production, HYPA.tv.

Ozone 2.0 for Cinema 4D is comprised of 2 different plug-ins, a 3D Shader plug-in and a Post-Process plug-in, together with an easy-to-use interface that allows users to fine tune the included pre-sets or generate entirely new atmospheres.

Ozone 2.0 for Cinema 4D is immediately available at a special, introductory price of $199 (regular USSRP $249). Owners of Vue d'Esprit 4 can purchase Ozone 2.0 for Cinema 4D for $199.

About e-on software
Founded in 1997, e-on software was established to develop and promote the highest quality graphics tools with professional strength features. Established by graphics enthusiasts for graphics enthusiasts, e-on software translates its passion for art into tools for the graphics community. The company has achieved worldwide reputation for its award winning 3D scenery generator Vue d'Esprit.

About Maxon Computer
MAXON Computer is the developer of professional 3D modeling, painting, animation and rendering solutions. Its award-winning products have been used extensively in the film, television, science, architecture, engineering and other industries. MAXON has offices in Friedrichsdorf (Germany), Newbury Park (CA, USA), Bedford (UK) and Tokyo (JP).