By: E&P Staff
OneVision, Regensburg, Germany, and Jersey City, N.J., unveiled new versions of Voyager and Amendo.
Amendo, which automates image enhancement by working on individual parts of the image separately rather than the image as a whole, enhances brightness and contrasts, shadows and highlights, and improves sharpness. it also analyzes color values of common elements (vegetation, sky, skin) and modifies the colors according to human viewing patterns. Automatic resizing, color management and red-eye removal further reduce time to press. Besides better job ticket support, the latest version of was refined to support various file formats.
Voyager enables easy file uploading and submission at any time to publishers and printers. Its integrated approval process allows each user to accept or reject a real-time proof online, minimizing administrative work for printer and customer. The new version improves usability, administration and speed. Those with a broad range of publications have more controls to manage workflow. Voyager now also enables multiple hot-folder configurations, extending it use for automatically submitting and retrieving processed files, and its higher speed makes for faster throughput in higher-volume workflows.
OneVision also offers Mirado, to automatically generate online e-editions from print files and add flash animations and Web links.