After Effects CS6 revealed!
Adobe's After Effects weblog released new information on the upcoming version CS6! It will feature a global performance cache, 3D camera tracker, ray-traced, extruded text and shapes, conversion of Illustrator vector graphics to shape layers, variable-width mask feather, new Cycore (CC) effects and upgrade of dozens of effects to 16-bpc and 32-bpc color depth, Pro Import After Effects functionality based on technology from Automatic Duck for importing projects from other applications, including Final Cut Pro and Avid software; improved integration with mocha-AE; new and greatly improved GPU acceleration features for previews and final-quality rendering; and more. Information on pricing and release dates is not yet available. Adobe's NAB 2012 site features numerous videos presenting the upcoming Adobe Creative Suite 6 Production Premium software. [source]