Boris Red 5.5 Boris FX

Boris Red 5


Boris RED 5.5. Boris RED is a plug-in application for high-end text, transitions, and advanced composites inside Avid Media Composer, Avid Symphony, and Avid NewsCutter editing software. Boris RED 5.5 is a successor to Avid FX, previously bundled with all Avid editing solutions.

"Workflow enhancements and the speed of Real-Time previews are welcome additions to Boris RED for Avid," comments Vik Narayan, National Video Editor at the Scripps Washington Bureau and a long-time Avid editor, "With limitless options for text treatments, Boris Red is my go-to titling solution. I never need to look elsewhere."

"The new release is a testament to our commitment to the Avid platform and to our continued efforts to improve upon our text and graphics toolsets," says Boris Yamnitsky, Boris FX Founder and CEO.


  • RT (real-time) Filters and Transitions. Improved performance and new integration with Avid software allow for near real-time preview of titles, transitions, and effects.

    Full Compatibility with Previous Avid FX Projects. Open legacy Media Composer projects in Media Composer/Symphony 8 and edit Avid FX titles and effects with Boris RED 5.5.

    Improved Text Tool Uniformity. The text tool in the Boris FX toolbar is added to Mac platforms to match the previous Windows toolbar. Text can now be typed and manipulated directly in the Boris RED preview panel.

    Improved Text Window Look And Feel. Numeric sidebars for accurate text sizing have been added for Windows users.

    Avid Media Composer 8, Symphony 8, and NewsCutter Compatibility. Starting with version 5.5, Boris RED will support all future versions of Avid editing and finishing applications.

    Integrated 3D/2D Compositing, Titling, and Effects 

    Boris Red is the only integrated 3D compositing, titling, and effects application to deliver unparalleled performance to NLEs. Designed specifically for editors, Red integrates advanced 2D/3D compositing, sophisticated titling, paint, rotoscoping, a full suite of tools to create and extrude vector objects, 3D animation, and industry-leading DVE technology in a single application. Seamlessly integrated with industry-standard NLEs, Red optimizes effects creation workflow.
    RED Key Features
    • Mac Intel Support
    • 164 video filters
    • 16 bit color depth
    • Raster Paint Engine
    • Subtitle import feature
    • OpenGL accelerated effects creation and playback
    • Advanced 2D and 3D compositing with unlimited layers
    • High quality keying, masking, mattes and Apply Modes
    • Motion tracking, corner pinning and image stabilization
    • Intersect any 3D shape including planes, spheres or extruded text
    • Vector paint and rotoscoping with precise controls
    • Over 110 filters including Wire Remover, Film Grain and Match
    • Superior 2D and 3D titling
    • Vector text for razor-sharp display at any scale


Host Applications:
Adobe After Effects
Adobe Premiere Pro
Apple Final Cut Pro
Avid Media Composer
Boris Red
Canopus Edius
Sony Vegas Pro

Operating Systems:

System Requirements:

Windows XP / SP2

Windows Vista

Windows 7

Macintosh OS 10.4.X+ recommended

Now supports Premiere Pro CS6

AV3 Price : $695.00


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