Video editing software upgrade

NewTek Inc., manufacturer of video and 3D animation products, announced today the release of SpeedEDITT 2, an upgrade to SpeedEDIT, a resolution-independent video editor designed to work on any video project.

SpeedEDIT 2 works natively for real-time editing with XDCAM HD, XDCAM EX, QuickTime® and AC3 Audio and transcodes additional formats. Sub-Projects now access all of the Control Tree settings for real-time sizing, rotation and overlay functions on groups of clips as if they were a single video clip.

SpeedEDIT 2 is available for US$995, with an upgrade price of US$249. For more information, visit