Viz Story 1.2: New video and image editing tools and user authentication
The latest version of the story creation tool, Viz Story 1.2, includes new user authentication and authorization, tools for using images in a timeline, and easier editing of source videos.
Viz Story allows media companies to quickly create compelling video stories with full real-time, state of the art 3D graphics and easily distribute them online and to social media. The following new features are part of the Viz Story 1.2 release which will be demonstrated at NAB 2017 on the Vizrt stand SL2416.
User authentication and authorization
The new user authentication and authorization feature in Viz Story 1.2 allow users have a custom login to Viz Story so that they can create private stories and share them with the rest of the organization. Sharing enables other to view, edit and publish your story. When searching for stories, it is possible to only search for own stories as well as searching for shared stories.
Authentication supports Active Directory server and OpenID connect protocol. Included in Viz Story 1.2 is a new component, LoginHub, built on top of IdentityServer4, which can be customized to be integrated with other third party authentication integration points.
Managing images in the timeline
Editing in the source preview window
Other new features include:
- Notifications in the User Interface to see the publishing status
- Enhanced usability when dragging and dropping by highlighting allowed drop areas
- Various user interface enhancements
See the full release notes available at download.vizrt.com. Additional documentation is bundled with the Viz Story 1.2 installer.