Corel: Six Updated Graphics Offerings
Thursday, June 05, 2003
OTTAWA, Canada--June 4, 2003-- Just in time for summer, Corel today announced the upcoming availability of a new lineup of powerful, fun and affordable software designed to put the creative power of Corel's celebrated graphics products into the hands of more customers worldwide! With a new look and lower price, this lineup includes some familiar favorites as well as some brand new applications designed to help customers enhance their creativity. "We can't wait for customers to see what we have in store with our newly updated line of graphics offerings, designed specifically to address their needs," said Steve Houck, executive vice-president, partner relations at Corel. "With award-winning graphics technology, an updated look and lower prices, there's no better time for customers to unleash their creative energy and explore the possibilities provided by Corel's software." Corel's Creative Summer lineup will be available at retail, via mail-order catalogues and e-commerce sites across North America this month with international rollouts scheduled for later this summer. It will include the following titles: NEW! Corel Print House 6 - For weddings, graduations, birthdays and summer barbecues - Corel Print House 6 is the fastest, easiest software application for getting your special event organized or creating fun projects with your family! A brand new release, Corel Print House 6 helps capture your imagination to create unique scrapbooks, greeting cards, calendars and more. For only $39.99(i), Corel Print House 6 is the ideal creative partner for producing virtually any kind of graphics project quickly and easily. NEW! Corel Photobook(TM) - Forget the sunscreen, the essential vacation item this summer is Corel Photobook! Corel has re-energized Micrografx Picture Publisher Digital Camera Edition by giving it a fresh new face as Corel Photobook. Fast, fun and easy to use, it lets you capture, enhance, organize and share your digital photos. Now you'll have perfect digital photos for the friendly price of $39.99(i). Corel R.A.V.E.(TM) 2 - Web sites come alive with Corel R.A.V.E. 2! Available for the first time as a stand-alone application, Corel R.A.V.E. 2 enables users to easily add interactive Flash animations and inject excitement into their Web site. Available for $39.99(i), Corel R.A.V.E. will help to transform your personal Web site from static to spectacular! Corel Bryce 5 - Known for its power and ease of use, professionals and enthusiasts love using this graphics tool to create stunningly realistic 3D landscapes and animations. Now available for just $79.99(i), this innovative software application is an ideal way to integrate 3D technology into the creative process! NEW! Corel KPT Collection - For years, professionals and enthusiasts alike have delighted in combining Kai's Power Tools plug-in filters and Adobe Photoshop. Now, we've combined the effects in KPT 5, KPT 6 and KPT effects(TM) to give you an unprecedented set of creative effects for just $99.99(i). Corel KnockOut 2 - Corel KnockOut 2 lets users preserve fine image details that were once impossible to mask precisely. It speeds up the entire design process by accurately defining complex objects more quickly than other masking techniques. An ideal plug-in for Adobe Photoshop, Corel PHOTO-PAINT or Corel Painter(TM) 8, this unparalleled design tool is available for $99.99(i). Corel's Creative Summer product releases demonstrate the company's strong commitment to its channel partners and to providing award-winning software that offers incredible power, versatility and exceptional value. In addition to North America, English versions of these products are now available in Asia Pacific. They will be introduced in Europe, the Middle East and Africa in August 2003, with French and German releases of Corel Print House 6 and Corel Photobook coming in September 2003. Other Corel applications available through retail, mail-order and e-commerce sites include CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 11, CorelDRAW ESSENTIALS, Corel Painter(TM) 8, WordPerfect Office 11 and WordPerfect Family Pack. To learn more about Corel's Creative Summer lineup, please visit www.corel.com/creativesummer.