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Category: Multimedia Design : Author Tools

Updates on January 19, 2017

Apple Motion 5.3.1

Create and customize Final Cut Pro titles, transitions, and effects.

Download Apple Motion.More Info

Apple Compressor 4.3.1

Adds power and flexibility to Final Cut Pro X encoding and exporting.

Download Apple Compressor.More Info

Adobe Media Encoder CC 2017 11.0.2

Included with Adobe Premier CC 2017.

Download Adobe Media Encoder CC 2017.Download

Adobe Prelude CC 2017 6.0.2

Logging tool for various file formats.

Download Adobe Prelude CC 2017.Download

Updates on January 16, 2017

Paparazzi! 1.0b2

Make user-defined size screenshots of websites (beta).

Install Paparazzi! with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on January 14, 2017

Vuo 1.2.5

Live interactive-media programming environment.

Install Vuo with MacUpdate Desktop.Install


Updates on January 13, 2017

Visual Attributed String 1.9.1

WYSIWYG editor for creating NSAttributedStrings.

Download Visual Attributed String.More Info

Updates on January 12, 2017

jAlbum Pro 13.9

Organize your digital images and make website albums.

Install jAlbum Pro with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on January 10, 2017

Adobe Acrobat Pro 15.023.20053

Powerful PDF editor.

Download Adobe Acrobat Pro.Download

Updates on December 30, 2016

Tableau Public 10.1.3

Free data-visualization.

Install Tableau Public with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on December 28, 2016

Twixl Publisher 5.1.4

Create iOS, Android, and Kindle Fire apps from Adobe InDesign.

Install Twixl Publisher with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

MKVtoolnix 9.7.1

Create, alter, and inspect Matroska (mkv) files.

Download MKVtoolnix.Download

Updates on December 23, 2016

CatDV Pro 12.0.2

Media asset database and video logging product.

Install CatDV Pro with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on December 20, 2016

PaperCut NG 16.4

Limit and control printer use within your organization.

Install PaperCut NG with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on December 16, 2016

Subler 1.2.4

Mux and tag your MP4 files.

Install Subler with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on December 14, 2016

DaVinci Resolve 12.5.4

Professional color correction.

Download DaVinci Resolve.Download

Updates on December 13, 2016

Adobe Animate CC 2017 16.0.1

Advanced authoring environment for creating interactive content (was Adobe Flash CC).

Download Adobe Animate CC 2017.Download

Updates on December 8, 2016

DxO Optics Pro

Image enhancement for RAW and JPEG files.

Download DxO Optics Pro.Download

Themes for iBooks Author 4.7

Professionally developed templates for iBooks Author.

Download Themes for iBooks Author.More Info

Updates on December 7, 2016

Adobe Creative Cloud Cleaner Tool

Resolves Adobe CS and CC installation issues.

Install Adobe Creative Cloud Cleaner Tool with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on December 6, 2016

Camtasia 3.0.3

Powerful screen recording and production tool.

Install Camtasia with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on December 5, 2016

pcdMagic 1.3.2

Convert Kodak Photo CD images into JPEG, TIFF, or DNG files.

Install pcdMagic with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

MediaInfo 0.7.91

Supplies technical and tag information about a video or audio file.

Install MediaInfo with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on December 1, 2016

Badia Printools for InDesign 10.0.0

Printing tools for automated and error-free output.

Download Badia Printools for InDesign.Download

Unity 5.5.0f3

High-end game development app.

Install Unity with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on November 30, 2016

xScope 4.3

Onscreen graphic measurement tools.

Install xScope with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on November 28, 2016

GIMP 2.8.18

Powerful, free image editing application; now a native Mac app.

Install GIMP with MacUpdate Desktop.Install


Desktop publishing solution; demo available.

Download QuarkXPress.Download

Updates on November 21, 2016

X To 3DMF Converter 7.0

Convert Direct3D X files into 3DMF files.

Install X To 3DMF Converter with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on November 17, 2016

FlightCheck 7.80

Discover and avoid print problems pre-press.

Download FlightCheck.Download

Updates on November 15, 2016


Creative photo sharing service.

Install Smilebox with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on November 11, 2016

Ecamm Movie Tools 1.0.2

Companion app for Call Recorder for Skype or for FaceTime (was Movie Conversion Tools).

Install Ecamm Movie Tools with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on November 10, 2016

Scratch 451

Programming language for kids 8 years and older.

Install Scratch with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

DocsFlow 2.10

Integrate Google Docs with InDesign.

Download DocsFlow.Download

Updates on November 9, 2016

SketchUp 17.0.18898

Create 3D design concepts; Pro version available.

Download SketchUp.Download

Jutoh 2.50.0

Create e-books in formats for sale on Kindle and iBooks.

Install Jutoh with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on November 3, 2016

Adobe InDesign CC 2017

Professional print and digital publishing solution.

Download Adobe InDesign CC 2017.Download

Adobe InCopy CC 2017

Create streamlined editorial workflows.

Download Adobe InCopy CC 2017.Download

Adobe Bridge CC 2017

Powerful media manager for Creative Suite.

Download Adobe Bridge CC 2017.Download

Updates on November 2, 2016

Next FlipBook Maker 2.7.4

Create flipbooks from PDFs and images.

Install Next FlipBook Maker with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Next FlipBook Maker Pro 2.7.4

Create flipbooks from a variety of media.

Install Next FlipBook Maker Pro with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on November 1, 2016

SplitPrint 2.4.5

Split large images to be printed across multiple pages.

Download SplitPrint.More Info

Sigil 0.9.7

WYSIWYG e-book editor for the ePub format.

Install Sigil with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on October 30, 2016

Mail Stationery 3.0.3

Top-quality stationery templates for Apple Mail.

Download Mail Stationery.Download

Updates on October 29, 2016

Adobe Creative Cloud

Access Adobe apps from the cloud with a monthly fee.

Download Adobe Creative Cloud.Download

Updates on October 26, 2016

CopperCube 5.5

3D authoring tool for creating games, 3D apps, and websites.

Install CopperCube with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on October 25, 2016

Art Text 3.1

Create high quality headings, logos, icons, banners, and buttons.

Install Art Text with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on October 20, 2016

Create Booklet 1.3.8

Export documents as a PDF booklet.

Download Create Booklet.Download

Updates on October 14, 2016

Labelist 9.0.5

Design and print labels, envelopes, letterheads (was SOHO Labels).

Install Labelist with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on October 7, 2016

iPhoto Library Manager 4.2.5

Manage multiple iPhoto libraries and find duplicate photos.

Install iPhoto Library Manager with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

MacTeX 2016

Reference edition of TeX distributed by TeX User Groups.

Download MacTeX.Download

Updates on October 4, 2016

formZ 8.5.5

Solid and surface modeler.

Download formZ.Download

Updates on September 26, 2016

ViaCAD 2D/3D 9.0.12

2D and 3D modeling and design.

Download ViaCAD 2D/3D.More Info

Updates on September 23, 2016

ImageJ 1.51g

Scientific image processing and analysis.

Download ImageJ.Download

Updates on September 22, 2016

PixCompare 4.4

Compare image files and print contact sheets.

Download PixCompare.More Info

Updates on September 14, 2016

VectorWorks 2016 SP4

Industry standard CAD program.

Download VectorWorks.Download

Updates on September 12, 2016

BuildBox 1.3.7

Drag-and-drop game builder. No coding required.

Download BuildBox.Download

Updates on September 11, 2016

Bronson Watermarker PDF 2.0.7

Create personalized watermarked PDFs.

Download Bronson Watermarker PDF.More Info

Updates on August 26, 2016

Moopato eBook Writer 1.9

Distraction-free eBook creation.

Install Moopato eBook Writer with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on August 24, 2016

MotionComposer 1.8.4

Create animated and interactive Web content.

Install MotionComposer with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on August 23, 2016

MyPublisher 9.4.1

Create photo albums and books from your photos.

Install MyPublisher with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on July 23, 2016

Badia Exportools Professional 4.5.1

Batch export InDesign and QuarkXpress documents.

Download Badia Exportools Professional.Download

Updates on July 19, 2016

Scribus 1.5.2

Page layout with professional publishing features.

Install Scribus with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on July 15, 2016

DeltaCad 8.0.12

Easy-to-learn computer-aided design.

Download DeltaCad.More Info

Updates on July 10, 2016

Inform 1.64.1

Generate interactive fiction based on natural language.

Install Inform with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on June 29, 2016

Stereo Master 1.2

Create, edit and view stereo image files.

Download Stereo Master.More Info

Gamma Control 5.0.2

Adjust the gamma curve of your screen.

Install Gamma Control with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on June 25, 2016

Transcriptions 1.2

Cocoa text editor for fast transcription of audio or video material.

Download Transcriptions.More Info

Updates on June 20, 2016

Adobe Application Manager

Patch Adobe CS5.5 or later with Application Manager.

Install Adobe Application Manager with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on June 16, 2016

Badia BigPicture for QuarkXPress 7.0.1

Manage graphics and picture links in QXP 2015 and 2016.

Download Badia BigPicture for QuarkXPress.Download

Updates on April 23, 2016

DropImageURL 1.1.4

Images full Web pages into JPEG or TIFF format graphics files.

Install DropImageURL with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on April 22, 2016

Annotatings 1.0.9

Add graphic text annotations to files.

Install Annotatings with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on March 24, 2016

Protractor 1.65

Screen-based protractor tool.

Install Protractor with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

ColorSquid 1.2

Create harmonious color schemes and palettes.

Install ColorSquid with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on March 23, 2016

Badia FullMeasure for QuarkXPress 7.1.0

Instant access to detailed document information and tools.

Download Badia FullMeasure for QuarkXPress.Download

SimpleImage 6.1.6

Media cataloging and viewing utility.

Install SimpleImage with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on March 21, 2016

Invisor 3.6.1

Provides technical information about your video, audio and photo files.

Download Invisor.Download

Badia Exportools Standard for QuarkXPress 6.1.0

Multi-document page exporter for QuarkXPress, Pro version available.

Download Badia Exportools Standard for QuarkXPress.Download

Updates on March 12, 2016

MusicServer 0.7

API which allows access to info regarding currently-playing track (beta).

Install MusicServer with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

Updates on February 23, 2016

ContactPage Pro 6.0.0

Create contact sheets of pictures with captions.

Install ContactPage Pro with MacUpdate Desktop.Install

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