Pinnacle Studio 18.5

Great tool that makes video editing easy

  • Vote:
    6.7 (484)
  • Category:

    Editors

  • Version:

    18.5

  • Works under:

    Windows 8 / Windows 7 / Windows Vista / Windows XP

  • Program available in:In English
  • Program license:Full version

Pinnacle Studio HD is a professional video editing software program published by Pinnacle Systems Incorporated. It offers all kinds of tools and features to help you create and edit your own home videos, whether you want to make a video of your family vacation or you are producing your first indie film.

The software was created by Avido, a company that is known for their development of professional media technology for audio and video projects. It was created for the average user who may not have any professional filming or video editing experience but who wants high quality, professional results.

It is easy to import videos from DVD or Blu-ray, hard drives, and the cloud on almost any device so that you can easily create and edit finished video projects. Once you have completed your projects, it is also easy to format your videos for exporting to social media networks or burn them to a DVD.

Editing tools include mounting, transitions, 2D and 3D special effects, sound effects, title tools, soundtrack creation, preview, and more. You can also drag and drop videos for a very easy-to-use editing process that cannot often be found in other free professional software.

Overall, this is a great piece of video=editing software, ideal for users of all skill levels.

Pros

  • Supports high-definition videos and 3D files
  • Compatible with Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8
  • Comes with H.264 support
  • Built-in archive and restore feature
  • Free trial can be used for up to 30 days.
  • Software also available in French

Cons

  • Takes up a lot of storage space on your PC
  • Requires a powerful processing system to work properly
  • Appearance of the interface is not particularly appealing
  • The installation process can take a long time.

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