March 18th, 2009,07:07 AM
Shake 4.1 has some nodes which use Optical Flow - for example if you retime something and set it to 'adaptive' rather than 'nearest' or 'blend'. Though it's not as good as Kronos, which is indeed a brilliant time remapper.
I've found in the past that AE gives me faster previews than Shake, which is handy when doing time remapping that needs to be dynamic and tweaked a lot. Though at the end of the day, both apps can do it pretty well and the Furnace plugins are available for both. It may just come down to which interface you'd rather use.
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