New

Pinnacle Studio 22

Powerful and creative video editing

Pinnacle Studio Family
  • 1,500+ effects, titles, and templates
  • 6-track HD video editing
  • NEW Simplified Color Grading
  • NEW Selective Color
  • NEW Multi-camera screen recorder
  • Stop Motion Animation
  • 1,800+ effects, titles, and templates
  • 24-track HD video editing

INCLUDES EVERYTHING IN STUDIO, AND:

  • NEW Three and four-point editing
  • NEW Basic Color Grading
  • ENHANCED Motion Tracking
  • Wide-angle lens correction
  • Pro-level audio tools
  • 2,000+ effects, titles, and templates
  • Unlimited HD and 4K video editing

INCLUDES EVERYTHING IN STUDIO PLUS, AND:

  • NEW Split Screen video with keyframes
  • NEW Complete Color Grading
  • NEW 3D Motion Objects
  • NEW Seamless transitions
  • NEW Effects from NewBlueFX
  • ENHANCED 360 video editing
  • Motion Tracking with mosaic blur
  • More formats and support

Why Pinnacle Studio?

Why Pinnacle Studio?
  1. Advanced video editor.

    Precise multi-track video editing program with keyframe-based controls.

  2. Creative control.

    Enhance color and add effects with unlimited creative possibilities.

  3. Professional caliber tools.

    Enjoy multi-camera video editing, split screen video, and more.

  4. Powerful audio tools.

    Perfect your sound with royalty-free music, voiceover, and more!

  5. Share your movies.

    Burn to disc with menus, upload to social, or export to popular file formats.

Here's what Pinnacle Studio users have to say

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    "Pinnacle delivers once again with an instantly familiar interface, the greatest version to date."

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    "The best word to describe it is WOW! The speed when rendering, transitions and effects are all awesome."

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    "This product has everything to offer the novice to the professional. There are tons of tutorials to help you through the process."

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    "A+ editing, I tell everyone how much I enjoy the Pinnacle Studio."

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    "I used to use another very popular and expensive editor until I discovered Pinnacle. I'll never go back."

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    "Excellent, all-around easy to use, but powerful video and audio editing application."

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    "This is the best consumer video editing software money can buy."

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    "Pinnacle Studio Ultimate meets all of my needs. I've been able to increase my productivity while reducing my production time in post."

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    "I finally have software that lets me create what I want... and how I want it... with no hassles... and at a cost that didn't even dent my budget."

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    "This is a great alternative to some of the more expensive options."

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    "Producing high quality videos at only a fraction of cost of most. Have used it for years and it's worth the $$."

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    "This is the best video editor and I’ve tried a lot of them!"

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    "This software is amazing, I can't believe how easy it is. Very user friendly and love the photo slideshow option."

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    "A truly powerful editing program for the amateur video editor. Has the tools used by the pros. I strongly suggest using the included tutorials."

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    "I love this software for its price point. Pinnacle Studio is perfect for any creative editors seeking an affordable option."

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    "This is a great pro-consumer video editor. Lots of features. Stable operation. Perfect for the intermediate level videographer."

It’s the most powerful Pinnacle Studio yet

See what’s new in Pinnacle Studio 22 - our best just got better!

Color Grading

New Color Grading

Stylize your image to set the tone and mood with new powerful color grading controls, including color correction, color wheels, LUT, waveform scope, and more. With precise controls, you’re in the driver’s seat when it comes to setting the ambience, creating a sun-kissed scenario or an ice blue landscape. Even match the color of two clips captured in different lighting! The creative possibilities and customizations are endless with Pinnacle Studio.

Features vary by version

Three and four-point editing

New Three and four-point editing

Not only can you drag and drop your media to the timeline, but now precisely insert clips with new three and four-point editing. Mark the in and out points of your clip and identify the location on your timeline of where to place them for the ultimate level of flexibility and precision.

Plus & Ultimate

MultiCam Capture: Video Capture and Screen Recorder

New MultiCam Capture: Video Capture and Screen Recorder

Record your screen and webcam simultaneously and create engaging tutorial videos. With unique screen recording software, you can easily capture video, system audio, and microphone sound in a single click and edit them together seamlessly with multi-camera editing.

All versions

Motion Tracking

Enhanced Motion Tracking

Put the focus on certain people or objects in your video using Motion Tracking. Add moving text or graphics to track players in a sporting event, or draw attention to a particular guest in a room full of people. Mark your object, press play to track its motion, and then easily add the overlay of your choice.

Plus & Ultimate

360 video editing

Enhanced 360 video editing

Simply import your 360 video footage and start editing. Correct color, trim footage, and export as 360 video or control the angle and convert to standard video. With support for all popular 360 formats, you can now turn your 360 video footage into a tiny planet effect and give your audience a fun perspective.

Ultimate Only

Premium Effects

New Premium Effects

Add incredible creative effects and correct almost any video problem with these premium effects from NewBlueFX. Get hundreds of dollars’ worth of professional-quality special effects with Pinnacle Studio Ultimate - now with NewBlue Video Essentials I.

Ultimate Only

Split Screen video with keyframes

New Split Screen video with keyframes

Use keyframes to add motion to your split screen videos and show multiple video streams simultaneously. Create impressive promotional videos or share highlights from your latest trip.

Ultimate only

Seamless transitions

New Seamless transitions

Flip, zoom, spin, or whip between scenes with Seamless Transitions that add excitement and energy to your cuts. Just align similar colors or objects to create a smooth and artful transition between imagery.

Ultimate only

Selective Color

New Selective Color

Bring your focus to the spotlight and highlight a single color in your picture, pushing everything else to the background in black and white. It’s a truly unique effect to add to your next video.

All versions

3D Motion Objects

New 3D Motion Objects

Create custom motions with new 3D objects and titling options. Engage your audience and enhance your videos with customizable, eye-catching titles and graphics.

Ultimate only

See why other users love Pinnacle Studio Ultimate

PINNACLE STUDIO ULTIMATE FEATURES

Our most powerful Studio ever. Edit on unlimited tracks with 2000+ effects and premium effects from NewBlueFX. Includes all the power of Pinnacle Studio and Studio Plus & more.

Professional caliber video editing - Exclusive to Ultimate

Color Grading

New Complete Color Grading

Control the ambiance of your video and set the mood with the complete Color Grading controls. Shift the saturation and luminance on a per color basis. Alter the tone of your image and highlight certain characteristics with Color Wheel and Waveform Scope controls or match the color of two clips and adjust the lighting. You’re in complete control to adjust the image to your preference with pro-caliber controls. Once you’ve got the look you want, save preferences to easily apply to other clips.

Morph transitions

New Split Screen Video with keyframes

Use keyframes to add motion to your split screen videos and show multiple video streams simultaneously.Create impressive promotional videos or share highlights from your latest trip. Create custom layouts and introduce new frames with keyframes, you’re in control of how your story comes together with these new custom controls.

Motion Tracking with mosaic blur

Motion Tracking with mosaic blur

Track an object and add a mosaic blur to sensor or obscure a face, licence plate, logo or more. Support for multi-point motion tracking lets you track multiple points of an object for greater precision as it approaches or moves away from your lens. Even add labels or graphics to tracked items.

Seamless transitions

New Seamless transitions

Flip, zoom, spin, or whip between scenes with Seamless Transitions that add excitement and energy to your cuts. Just align similar colors or objects to create a smooth and artful transition between imagery.

3D Motion Objects

New 3D Motion Objects

Create custom motions with new 3D objects and titling options. Engage your audience and enhance your videos with customizable, eye-catching titles and graphics.

Morph transitions

Paint effects

Paint the town and transform your next video into a storybook-like motion animation. Drag and drop filters to add cartoon or watercolor-like stylized effects to create the next big animation.

Morph transitions

Create seamless transitions between clips. Transform a single image, shape or sequence and make cuts or transitions between scenes and merge video so that there is no discernable beginning or end.

Ultimate Exclusive

NewBlueFX Premium Effects Collection – Exclusive to Ultimate

Effect & Corrections – Only in Ultimate. Add incredible creative effects and correct almost any video problem with these popular packs from NewBlueFX. Get hundreds of dollars’ worth of professional-quality special effects applications for only a few dollars more with Pinnacle Studio Ultimate.

New NewBlue Video Essentials 1

Enhance, optimize, and accelerate your productivity with NewBlueFX’s best selling collection. Enjoy ten highly practical video effects designed to make your workflow more efficient including Bleach Bypass, Day for Night, Skin Touch Up, Fisheye and more!

Watch Video

NewBlue Film Effects

Transform your digital footage into vintage film stock. Discover the classic looks you need with over 80 presets in five plugins that recreate the look of hand-cranked cameras, dirty projectors, and the unique color and lighting characteristics of aged film stock.

Watch Video

NewBlue Stabilizer

NewBlue Stabilizer makes it easy to produce smooth and steady footage. A powerful analyzer searches through all frames, calculates frame-to-frame motion, and realigns the affected pictures so they look clear and jitter-free, just like the rest of your footage.

Watch Video

NewBlue Video Essentials 2

Over 100 presets in 10 plugins help to create vignettes, enhance and adjust color, and add artificial depth of field. Enhance your raw footage with Noise Reducer and Chroma Key and add color and visual interest with Color EQ, Picture-in Picture, Lens Correction and more.

Watch Video

NewBlue Video Essentials 3

NewBlue Video Essentials III includes over 175 image-enhancing, time-saving presets in 10 integrated plugins. Easily split screens, spotlight areas of interest, smooth edges, improve contrast and much more.

Watch Video

NewBlue Video Essentials 4

NewBlue Video Essentials 4 software plugins offer many new features like turning day footage to night, creating a reflection, retouching skin in video, creating a photo essay, and more!

Watch Video

NewBlue Video Essentials 5

Add emphasis to your video story with selective focus, selective color, and selective tint. Produce professional quality results with minimum effort using this powerful collection of over 100 presets in ten video software plugins with Video Essentials 5.

Watch Video

NewBlue Video Essentials 6

NewBlueFX Video Essentials 6 includes over 100 presets in 10 specialized plugins. This best-selling toolkit features Saturation Modifier, Picture-in-Shape, Cutaway, and Color Replace, to enhance your footage and highlight the details of your story to achieve your creative vision.

Watch Video

NewBlue Video Essentials 7

This collection includes 10 sophisticated plugins including Auto Pan, Gamma Corrector, Quick Pixelator, Gradient Fill Pro and more. Create gradients over alpha assets, separate your image into high and low regions and pan and zoom on stills and video footage to enhance your videos.

Watch Video

NewBlue Motion Blends

Add movement to your scene transitions with 112 style presets in 10 specialized plugins. Transport your audience from scene to scene with these energetic plugins that Liquify, Shear, Smear, and Melt one scene into the next.

Watch Video

NewBlue Light Blends

Light Blends electrifies your story with over 138 presets in 10 plugins including Glow Pro, Light Bender, Neon Lights, and Psycho Strobe. These light-based scene transitions give you the tools to add vivid impact to your video with light flairs, orbs, rays, strobes, glowing blasts, and more.

Watch Video

STUDIO PLUS & ULTIMATE FEATURES

PINNACLE STUDIO PLUS: Edit on 24-tracks with 1800+ video effects. Includes all the power of Pinnacle Studio, PLUS:

Powerful video editing with easy-to-use tools

Color Grading

New Basic Color Grading

Modify and correct video on a per color basis to set the tone of your video. Basic Color Grading extends all of the capabilities of Hue, Saturation, and Luminance color grading plus adds Tone Curve, which can be added as a global effect or by primary color to add body to your work. Even adjustment of the luminance for the various levels of the image (dark, mid-tones, and highlights) to get that a pro-level look and feel.

Three and four-point editing

New Three and four-point editing

Not only can you drag and drop your media to the timeline, but now precisely insert clips with new three and four-point editing. Mark the in and out points of your clip and identify the location on your timeline of where to place them for the ultimate level of flexibility and precision.

Enhanced Motion Tracking

Put the focus on certain people or objects in your video using Motion Tracking. Add moving text or graphics to track players in a sporting event, or draw attention to particular guest in a room full of people. Mark your object, press play to track its motion and then easily add the overlay of your choice.

Three and four-point editing

New Three and four-point editing

Not only can you drag and drop your media to the timeline, but now precisely insert clips with new three and four-point editing. Mark the in and out points of your clip and identify the location on your timeline of where to place them for the ultimate level of flexibility and precision.

Enhanced Motion Tracking

Put the focus on certain people or objects in your video using Motion Tracking. Add moving text or graphics to track players in a sporting event, or draw attention to particular guest in a room full of people. Mark your object, press play to track its motion and then easily add the overlay of your choice.

Wide-angle lens correction

Quickly remove distortion and create pro-like videos. Quickly straight lines that appear to be curved or angled and even straighten the horizon. Make footage feel fluid with the rest of your film and correct lens distortions from wide angle cameras.

Track Transparency

Track Transparency

Add impact to your video tracks and adjust the opacity of a video clip, so you can see multiple clips at the same time, create superimposed effects or custom fade-in / fade-out transitions. Easily control the transparency of each track directly from the timeline.

Audio Ducking

Audio Ducking

Balance dialog and narration with background sound for pro-quality audio. Use Audio Ducking to detect audio or voiceover and automatically dial down the volume of the background sound. Adjust the Ducking Level and Sensitivity for even more control.

PINNACLE STUDIO FEATURES

PINNACLE STUDIO: Edit on 6-tracks with 1500+ video effects.

Unleash your creative possibilities

MultiCam Capture: Video Capture and Screen Recorder

New MultiCam Capture: Video Capture and Screen Recorder

Record your screen and webcam simultaneously and create engaging tutorial videos. With unique screen recording software, you can easily capture video, system audio, and microphone sound in a single click and edit them together seamlessly with multi-camera editing.

Hue, Saturation, and Luminance color controls

New Hue, Saturation, and Luminance color controls

Quickly modify or correct color in your production with simplified color grading controls. Shift the colors, and adjust the saturation and luminance on a per color basis. Plus, with Look-up Tables, you can store the corrections and changes you've made to your image(s) and apply your saved preferences to any movie.

Selective Color

New Selective Color

Bring your focus to the spotlight and highlight a single color in your picture, pushing everything else to the background in black and white. A truly unique effect to add to your next video.

Split Screen video

Show multiple video streams simultaneously with new Split Screen video. Easily drag and drop to create impressive promotional videos or share the highlights from your latest trip! Choose an existing template or create your own with the Split Screen template creator.

Multi-Camera editing

Combine footage from multiple devices to create more dynamic videos. Easily align and sync clips with audio syncing or by markers. When you’re ready, select the angle you want to show as the video plays, to create your own multi-camera production.

Studio: 2 cameras, Studio Plus: 4 cameras, Studio Ultimate: 6 cameras

Stop Motion animation

Gather your props, plug in your camera and capture your story frame by frame. Control camera settings, see overlay frames, set distances and capture frames automatically or manually from within Pinnacle Studio.

Green Screen / Chroma Key

Green Screen / Chroma Key

Superimpose your subjects onto virtual backgrounds with the power of green screen. Adjust how the overlay blends with the background, set a transparent color, and easily swap out backgrounds using the Chroma Key effect.

Time Remapping

Time Remapping

Play with the video speed with Time Remapping and easily add slow motion or high speed effects to your videos. Freeze the action or even reverse and replay your scenes. Simply select your clip, go into the Editor, and select Time Remapping to set the speed.

Audio Editing

Audio Editing

Detach or mute audio, or fade in and out audio from your clips all within a few clicks on the timeline. Add royalty-free music to your timeline and have them automatically adjust to the length of your movie with the ScoreFitter music library.

Flexible editing in an advanced video editing software

Timeline Editing

Timeline Editing

Enjoy Timeline or Storyboard editing. Easily trim video and edit freely on the multi-track timeline. Create sophisticated picture-in-picture and multi-layer HD effects with frame accuracy and keyframe editing—produce like a pro with the control you need

Studio: 6-track, Studio Plus: 24-track, Studio Ultimate: unlimited tracks

Video and photo slideshows

Video and photo slideshows

Drag and drop your videos, photos, and music, and let SmartMovie, the automatic movie generator, do the rest. Preview your slideshow and edit in the timeline to customize your movie. Or, start with hundreds of Montage video templates with themes perfect for every occasion.

Video filters and effects

Video filters and effects

Add excitement and polish to every production with hundreds of customizable video effects, animated titles and transitions. Enhance colors, add effects, turn grey skies blue and much more.

Studio: 1500+ effects, Studio Plus: 1800+ effect, Studio Ultimate: 2000+ effects

Make quick edits with precise video editing

Zoom, Crop and resize video

Zoom, Crop and resize video

Add motion to your still images or videos with simple controls for Pan and Zoom. Or, layer clips and create a picture-in-picture effect, or crop video directly in the preview pane!

Quick fixes for common problems

Quick fixes for common problems

Crop and rotate video or enhance color with Pinnacle Studio. Edit footage, apply quick effects, and even eliminate red eye from your photos and film!

Titles and overlays

Titles and overlays

Add titles to your photos and videos, or overlay graphics on your clips. Create custom titles with animations and motion and try your hand at the 3D title editor.

Create templates

Create templates

Save your finished projects as templates and fast-track future work. When your project is complete, you can go to ‘File, Save Movie as Template’ and easily replace media with placeholders.

Share your video with family, friends and more!

Share your video with family, friends and more!

Upload directly to social media

Upload your video to YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo, and Box directly from Pinnacle Studio.

Export to popular formats and device

Export to popular formats to playback on your favorite device - with full support for Apple and Android devices, game consoles, and more.

Enhanced Burn to disc

Author DVDs with customizable themed menus, chapters, and music. Studio: 20+ Templates, Studio Plus: 50+, Studio Ultimate: 100+

Dramatically broaden your video editing toolset

Whatever your video passion, talents, or interests, Pinnacle Studio delivers a collection of complementary powerful applications to satisfy all your video editing needs to delight your audience. Pinnacle Studio includes:

Pinnacle Studio 22

Pinnacle Studio 22
Bring out your inner editor with NEW Pinnacle Studio 22 and explore the flexible editing, themed templates, and new creative features!

Pinnacle Studio 22 Plus

Pinnacle Studio 22 Plus
Bring out your inner producer with NEW Pinnacle Studio 22 Plus. Take control, make precise edits, and enjoy cool creative effects!

Pinnacle Studio 22 Ultimate

Pinnacle Studio 22 Ultimate
Harness the power and creativity in NEW Pinnacle Studio 22 Ultimate, a fully-loaded, advanced editing suite with pro-caliber tools and features.

MultiCam Capture

MultiCam Capture Lite video capture and screen recorder
Record your screen and webcam, capture video and audio, and create engaging how-to videos.

FastFlick Movie Maker

FastFlick Movie Maker
Make movies and slideshows in three easy steps. Select a template, add your media, and export to share your movie.

Pinnacle MyDVD

Pinnacle MyDVD
Burn your video projects to DVD and AVCHD with 100+50+20+ customizable menus, submenus, chapters, and music.

NewBlue FX

NewBlueFX
Add incredible creative effects and correct almost any video problem with premium effects from NewBlueFX - exclusive to Ultimate.

Do even more with Pinnacle Studio

Get FREE training

Get FREE training

For beginner editors to advanced users, get the most out of Pinnacle Studio with video tutorials, and tips and tricks from the Discovery Center. Covering everything from basic editing to new features, access learning materials directly inside the Pinnacle Studio Welcome Tab.

Additional plugins

Additional plugins*

Expand the power of your video editing software and purchase additional features and effects from within Pinnacle Studio. Preview and purchase premium effect packs from NewBlueFX, high-quality, royalty-free music from Triple Scoop Music, a Blu-ray plug-in, and more.

*Available for purchase

Compatible extras

Compatible extras*

Give your video new life with Dazzle DVD recorder and convert VHS to DVDs and more. Connect multiple devices and record your screen with the full-featured MultiCam Capture. Record your cameras simultaneously, making post-production a breeze.

*Available for purchase

Which version of Pinnacle Studio is best for me?

Pinnacle Studio makes it easy to create movies, manage your media and edit video like a pro on multiple tracks. Start your next project now with powerful and precise tools in a customizable workspace. Whether you're new to video editing or an experienced editor, there is a Pinnacle Studio that’s right for you.

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Ultimate

POWERFUL AND PRECISE EDITING
Video editing software HD HD HD, 4K
Number of video/audio tracks 6 24 unlimited
Storyboard and timeline editing
Frame-accurate timeline editing
Drag and drop video editing
Three and four-point editing   New New
Customizable workspace and keyboard shortcuts
Keyframe-based effects
Detach audio
CREATIVE FEATURES
Video effects, transitions, titles and templates 1,500+ 1,800+ 2,000+ NewBlueFX collections
MultiCam Capture Lite - Record your screen and webcam simultaneously and create engaging tutorial video New
2 streams
New
2 streams
New
2 streams
Multi-camera editing - Sync and align your clips and select which angle to show as the video plays 2 cameras 4 cameras 6 cameras
Color Grading - Enhance your motion picture with powerful color controls and stylize your image to set the tone and mood New
simplified
New
basic
New
full featured
Hue & Saturation
HSL Color Tuning
LUT
Luminance
Image Tone Curve
Color Wheels
Waveform Scope
Selective Color - Highlight a single color in your picture, pushing everything else to black and white New New New
Split Screen video - Show multiple videos streams simultaneously with pre-designed templates or create your own template with the Split Screen template creator New
with keyframes
Motion 3D objects - Create custom motions with new 3D shapes in the 3D Title Editor New
Motion 3D titles - Add 3D title presets to your next project or create custom titles with the 3D Title Editor New New New
Wide angle lens correction tools - Remove distortion from wide-angle cameras and straighten the horizon
Video template creator - Save your finished projects as a video template and select which media to replace with placeholders to fast-track future projects
Video templates - Start with a customized themed Montage template to build your movie
Stop Motion Animation - Create animated movies frame by frame starring your toys, food, art and more with easy to use controls
ScoreFitter music library - Add royalty-free music that automatically adjusts to fit the length of your video
SmartMovie automatic moviemaking - Drag and drop video, images and music from your library and create quick photo slideshows
Green Screen / Chroma Key - Superimpose your subjects onto virtual backgrounds with the power of green screen
Motion Tracking - Easily set a target and track moving objects in your video to connect them to elements, such as text and graphics Enhanced
 
Enhanced
with mosaic blur
Track Transparency - Superimpose multiple tracks or create custom fade-in and fade-out effects with easy-to-use opacity settings
Audio Ducking - Automatically detect audio or narration and lower the volume of background sound
Screen Recording Software - Record your screen and capture both system audio and microphone sound with Live Screen Capture; perfect for making tutorials or demo videos
360 video editing - Edit your 360 video and trim footage, add titles and transitions, now with support for all popular 360 video formats. Even convert your 360 video for playback on standard devices Enhanced
Seamless transitions - Align like colours or objects and flip, zoom, spin or whip between scenes New
Painting effects - Create a cartoon or watercolor-like appearance and transform your videos into a virtual animation
Morphing transitions - Take a single image, shape or sequence and make cuts or transitions between scenes so that there is no discernable beginning or end
Premium effects from NewBlueFX - Add filters, transitions and special effects from the best-selling NewBlueFX effects and titles. Get access to hundreds of effects, presets, filters and other tools to get that professional polish (1,000+ presets and 85+ plugins)
PREMIUM EFFECTS FROM NEWBLUE FX
NewBlue Video Essentials 1 - Enhance, optimize, and accelerate your productivity with this the best-selling collection of versatile effects New
NewBlue Video Essentials 2 - Create a vignette, swap specific colors in a scene, add picture-in-picture, and correct lens distortion
NewBlue Video Essentials 3 - Easily split screens, spotlight areas of interest, smooth edges or improve contrast
NewBlue Video Essentials 4 - Turn day into night, create reflections, touch up skin and more
NewBlue Video Essentials 5 - Add emphasis to your video story with selective focus, selective color and selective tint
NewBlue Video Essentials 6 - Remove subtle imperfections, replicate footage into a video wall, and magnify a video segment for emphasis
NewBlue Video Essentials 7 - Avoid tedious keyframing when applying pixelation, easily pan and zoom on still or video, and more
NewBlue Stabilizer - Stabilize shaky video footage captured with handheld cameras
NewBlue Motion Blends - Incorporate video transitions that twist, turn, zoom, smear and spin
NewBlue Light Blends - Lighten up your production with light-inspired scene transitions that include light flairs, orbs, rays, strobes and more
NewBlue Film Effects - Create an authentic, old-school film look with blemishes, jitters, spots, scratches and graininess
VIDEO OUTPUTS AND SHARING
Insert chapter points in timeline New New New
Burn to disc* with chapters and menus with MyDVD Enhanced
20+ templates
Enhanced
50+ templates
Enhanced
100+ templates
Export to all common video formats
Export to specific video extension
Export to device (ex. smartphones and tablets)
Export to Web (ex. YouTube, Facebook, Flickr and Vimeo)
Project packages for easy archive/restore
Export 360 video
FORMATS AND SUPPORT
GoPro LVR New New New
HEVC (H.265)** Import Import Import and export
Dolby Digital 2CH 5.1CH 5.1CH
64-bit architecture
Intel® Quick Sync Video hardware acceleration
Support for VFR video from iPhone 6 and other cameras
Stereoscopic 3D import, export, depth control and editing
Dual-monitor 3D support, "side by side" export
XAVC S support
XAVC and DVCPRO HD decoding
Import MXF files
4K video
360 video

* Blu-ray Disc authoring available for purchase in Pinnacle Studio

**HEVC (H.265) support requires supporting PC hardware or graphics card

Get the most out of Pinnacle Studio

Get the most out of Pinnacle Studio and learn new features with video tutorials, tips, and tricks. If you’re looking to create a special project, master new feature functionality, or simply searching for inspiration, this is the place for you!

Getting started with Pinnacle Studio

What’s new in Pinnacle Studio 22

What’s new in Pinnacle Studio 22

Learn the ropes of Color Grading

Learn the ropes of Color Grading


Video Tutorials*

Video Tutorials*

Access our library of video tutorials.

View tutorial videos

User Guide

User Guide

Access how-to information on features, learn the basics, and much more.

Download PDF manual

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Connect with other users, ask questions, swap tips and techniques.

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Studio Backlot training

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System Requirements

  • Internet connection required for installation, registration and updates. Registration required for product use.
  • 64-bit OS required: Windows 10 recommended, Windows 8.x, Windows 7
  • Intel Core i3 or AMD A4 3.0 GHz or higher
    • Intel Core i5 or i7 1.06 GHz or higher required for AVCHD & Intel Quick Sync Video support
    • Intel Core i7 4th generation or later or AMD Athlon A10 or higher for UHD, Multi-Camera or 360 video
    • Intel Core i7 4th generation or later or AMD Athlon A10 or higher for Multi-camera
  • 4 GB of RAM or higher, 8+GB highly recommended for UHD, Multi-Camera, or 360 video
  • 4 GB of RAM or higher, 8+GB highly recommended for Multi-camera
  • DirectX graphics device recommended:
    • NVIDIA GeForce 700 series / Quadro 600 (Fermi-based) or newer (CUDA-enabled required for CUDA support)
    • ATI Radeon HD 5XXX series or higher
    • Intel HD Graphics from Ivy Bridge or higher
  • HEVC (H.265) support requires Windows 10 and supporting PC hardware or graphics card
  • 3D Titler requires and DirectX 11
  • Minimum 256MB VGA VRAM, 512MB or higher recommended
  • Display resolution: 1024 x 768 or higher
  • Windows-compatible sound card (multi-channel output required for surround preview)
  • 8 GB HDD space for full installation
  • Digital Download available if DVD-ROM drive not available for installation

Import Formats

  • Video: AVCHD, DV, HDV, AVI, MPEG-1/-2/-4, Flash, 3GP (MPEG-4, H.263), WMV, Non-encrypted DVD titles (incl. DVD-VR/+VR), MOV (DV, MPEG-4, H.264), HEVC (H.265), DivX Plus MKV (*), XAVC, MXF, DVCPRO HD, XAVC S, GoPro LRV
    (*) requires download of DivX drivers from DivX
  • Video: AVCHD, DV, HDV, AVI, MPEG-1/-2/-4, DivX, Flash, 3GP (MPEG-4, H.263), WMV, Non-encrypted DVD titles (incl. DVD-VR/+VR), MOV (DV, MPEG-4, H.264), HEVC (H.265), DivX Plus MKV (*), GoPro LRV
    (*) requires download of DivX drivers from DivX
  • Audio: MP3, MPA, M4A, WAV, AMR, AC3, AAC, Vorbis, WMA
  • Graphic: JPS, BMP, GIF, JPG, PCX, PSD, TGA, TIF, WMF, PNG, J2K

Export Formats

  • Disc: AVCHD, DVD (DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+R or DVD+RW, dual layer)
  • Video: DV, HDV, AVI, DivX, WMV, MPEG-1/-2/-4, Flash, 3GP, WAV, MP2, MP3, MP4, HEVC (H.265, H.264), DivX Plus MKV, JPEG, TIF, TGA, BMP, XAVC S
  • Video: DV, HDV, AVI, DivX, WMV, MPEG-1/-2/-4, Flash, 3GP, WAV, MP2, MP3, MP4, H.264, DivX Plus MKV, JPEG, TIF, TGA, BMP, XAVC S
  • Video: DV, HDV, AVI, DivX, WMV, MPEG-1/-2/-4, Flash, 3GP, WAV, MP2, MP3, MP4, H.264, DivX Plus MKV, JPEG, TIF, TGA, BMP
  • Audio: Dolby Digital 5.1-channel
  • Audio: Dolby Digital 5.1-channel
  • Audio: Dolby Digital 2-channel

Accessories

  • DVD burner required for creating DVD and AVCHD discs
  • Blu-Ray burning requires purchase of a separate plug-in from within the product

Supported Languages

  • Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Russian, Spanish and Swedish

Product specifications are subject to change without notice or obligation.