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Wildfire is not only another brandnew image-processing-program - it's a
professional animation-processor with some really new concepts.
It allows you for example the creation and processing of animations in
several formats, the generation of time-dependant special-effects and the
design of large projects containing several animations and
Because the common animation-formats on the Amiga have too many lacks or
restrictions we have tried to create a better one: YAFA. This
animation-format for example features many compression-methods and
One of the outstanding features of Wildfire is the fact that it makes for
you no difference if you apply changes to a whole animation or if you
process only one image. A single image is only a very special case of an
In contrary to common image-processors you can use envelopes instead of
plain numbers as effect-parameters. This makes the easy creation of
time-dependant special-effects possible. So you haven't to fight against
the "do"-loops in an ARexx-script to get an animation outside your
All of the numerous effects can be arranged in any number and combination.
Because the output of any of these effects can be one of the 8
tempory-buffers Wildfire allows you to PROGRAM IMAGES in an comfortable
-fast and comfortable Converter:
input: YAFA, ANIM5/7/8, mpeg, image-sequences
output: YAFA, ANIM5/7/8, image-sequences
-Preview for almost any operation
-Project-Editor which allows the creation of large and complicated
projects easily using the mouse
-Effect-Generator featuring time-dependant parameters via envelopes
-a stunning library of effect-PlugIns
-some really new effects, real 3D-effects
-(un)loading of PlugIns at any time
-Transition-Maker for easy creation of transitions between two animations
-Filmstrips to simplify the perfect timimg of huge projects
-AnimInfo-function displaying size-profiles etc.
-fontsensitive GUI without MUI
-internal gadget-toolbox which handles mathematical expressions
instead of only plain numbers
-calculator which allows for example the export of user-defined symbols
to the gadgets in the whole-program
-Drag&Go (using drag.gadget 0.2 Copyright © 1996 Jörg Kollmann, see bonus
-ARexx-port with about 400 commands
-macros, custom-windows, docks
-import of images from other programs
-Developer-Kit (with working example) which allows you to create your own
-and many more
-MC68020 or higher
-2 MB Fast
-recommended: FastRAM, HardDisk
-AmigaOS V39 (3.0) or higher
Available via FTP from Aminet sites.
The unregistered version is fully functional, but will eat some memory
and so you can work only for a limited time.
Registration fee is 50 DM or 40 US-$.
Unregistered copies are freely distributable.
Wildfire (C) WK-Artworks 1995-1997