Make your most engaging movies ever with VideoStudio Pro X8.5. Smart new features take routine editing tasks out of your way, freeing you to explore exciting new creative options. New Audio Ducking automatically detects audio and narration to keep foreground and background sound balanced. Helpful features make it easier to manage clips, combine projects, and re-use custom filters and transitions. Get creative with new overlay objects, Video Masking, Freeze Frame and bonus effects from NewBlue. Access 6 weeks of free training from StudioBacklot.tv to get started quickly and learn about advanced editing techniques. With proven 64-bit performance and support for multiple formats, including new XAVC S, VideoStudio Pro X8.5 makes it fast and fun to create movies you’ll love to share.
- NEW Balance dialog & background sound automatically with Audio Ducking
- NEW Effects and features for breakthrough creativity
- NEW Easy authoring with VideoStudio MyDVD
- NEW Includes FREE training from StudioBacklot.tv
- Enhanced performance and XAVC S support
- NEW NewBlue TitlerEX*
Experience a new and easier way to burn to DVD, AVCHD and Blu-ray Disc. Get a stylish look with 10 themed templates with menus, sub-menus and chapters. Turn your videos and photos into professional-looking multimedia disc projects, complete with image-rich menus and music.
Balance dialog, narration with background sound for pro-quality audio. With Audio Ducking, VideoStudio Pro X8.5 detects audio or narration and automatically lowers the volume of background sound. Adjust the Ducking Level and Sensitivity if you wish for even more control.
Work with XAVC S, a new standard for video cameras based on MP4-AVC/H.264, and get support for resolutions up to 4K 3840 x 2160.
More creative options
Enjoy a variety of effects options by adjusting how overlay objects blend with the background. With new Add, Multiple and Grey Key options, you can create unique semi-transparent and color blend results. Use a video mask to hide or reveal different parts of your video for interesting special effects or title sequences.
Whether it’s a beautiful smile, your child scoring a goal or stunning scenery, sometimes you want to add extra impact by temporarily stopping the action to focus on a single frame. The new Freeze Frame feature makes it easy to select the frame and set the duration to get the effect you want.
Convert titles to Alpha channel files
Create stylish, professional-looking titles by converting them to alpha channel images or animations.
NewBlue FX Video Essentials II
Create incredible special effects with bonus tools from industry leader, NewBlue. Video Essentials II offers over 100 presets in 10 plugins to create vignettes, enhance and adjust color, and much more.
Wow your audience with dynamic 2D and 3D titles, and easily add captions and rolling credits to your movies. (nVidia graphics card or Intel HD3000 and above required for NewBlue TitlerEX.)
Smart features make projects easier
Easily keep track of the clips you’ve used in your video. Thumbnails in the Library show a check mark when the clip has been used to help you avoid reusing the same footage. Re-use your existing video projects thanks to Multiple Projects Editing. Easily save and re-use your customized Filters or Transitions in future projects.
No movie is complete without a soundtrack. Add music with the included Scorefitter library of royalty-free sounds and songs—they even automatically adjust to fit the length of your movies.
Triple Scoop Music
Capture the mood of your movie with the perfect soundtrack. Get 17 royalty-free music tracks from Triple Scoop Music.
Supported input/output devices
- iPhone, iPad, iPod Classic with video, iPod touch, Sony PSP, Windows and Android smartphones
- Cameras and camcorders that record to internal memory, memory card, DVD disc or hard drive
- USB capture devices, PC cameras, webcams
- IEEE 1394/FireWire cards for use with DV, D8, or HDV camcorders
- USB Video Class (UVC) DV
- Support for OHCI-Compliant IEEE-1394
- Analog capture cards for analog camcorders (VFW and WDM support for Windows XP and Broadcast
- Driver Architecture support for Windows Vista and Windows 7
- Analog and digital TV capture device (Broadcast Driver Architecture support)
- Windows-compatible Blu-ray Disc, DVD-R/RW, DVD+R/RW, DVD-RAM and CD-R/RW drives
- Digital Single-Lens Reflex (SLR) cameras for stop motion: EOS-1D Mark III, EOS-1D Mark IV, EOS-1Ds Mark III, EOS 1D X, EOS-1D C, EOS 5D Mark II, EOS 5D Mark III, EOS 6D, EOS 7D, EOS 40D, EOS 50D, EOS 60D, EOS 60Da, EOS 450D/Rebel XSi, EOS 500D/Rebel T1i, EOS 550D/Rebel T2i, EOS 600D/Rebel T3i, EOS 650D/Rebel T4i, EOS 1000D/Rebel XS, EOS 1100D/Rebel T3, EOS M