Amiga Video Peripherals


NewTek Video Toaster 4000

> Company: Newtek, US
Date: 1993
Amiga: 4000
Interface: video slot
Autoconfig ID: na

Video Toaster 4000 Specifications
successor of the Video Toaster
when installed in the A4000
works much faster than the original Video Toaster and gives A4000 specific features
full AGA support and new effects particular to the AGA mode
nine banks of digital video effects
plugs into the video slot but takes up the space of the Zorro slot above it
when installed in the A2000 or A3000
works slower than the original Video Toaster
six banks of digital video effects
triple frame buffers
the input and output BNC connectors are placed on a removable board – separate versions for A2000 / A3000 / A4000 cases

New features of v3.0 software
Character Generator
Compugraphic and Type 1 font support
automatic kerning
over 300 fonts included
LightWave: animations can be recorded in realtime from the switcher
new features of v4.1 software

Switcher
600 effects
customizable interface
drag and drop effects, CG pages, control elements, Flyer video clips

Project Editor
allows building a new switcher, creating slide shows with still stores and effects
intuitive drag and drop storyboard

Character Generator
realtime scaling PostScript brushes, gradient fonts
realtime display of brushes
spell checker
expanded ARexx port

Toaster Paint
full screen painting
support for Flyer clips for rotoscoping, filters and special effects
global flood fill mode

Images

Amiga NewTek Video Toaster 4000 Video Front

Front: NewTek Video Toaster 4000 Video front view