[ Via Apple.com
] A unified environment that simplifies the creation of animated graphics and special effects. Combining real-time video paint, animation, and effects functionality into a single product, Mirage centralizes the workflow for visual effects production in film, video, broadcast, and cartoon/2D animation. Mirageâ€™s intuitive interface and common-sense workflow transcend the digital, focusing on the what â€" rather than the how, and incorporating the artist directly into the production theyâ€™re creating. Designed for projects of any resolution, ranging from HDTV and Film to Web video, Mirage provides a simple, powerful alternative to expensive proprietary solutions and complex software workflows.