Cyberlink's PowerDirector 11 Ultra Editing Software is designed specifically for the home video editor. Where normally you would spend a thousand hours editing an hour of footage into an entertaining cut, with PowerDirector you get options -- you can go the 1000 hour route, manually sprucing up every second of your footage to your tastes, or you can select one of the automatic editing features that will produce a cut in minutes, decorated with effects, transitions, titles, and music. Whichever way you choose, the workflow will be simple and efficient, as it should be.
The Ultra version is the second most feature-equipped of the four PowerDirector versions. It differs from the one right under it in having additionally the following features:
Content-Aware Editing, an auto-editing feature
3D, 4K and 2K editing support
64-bit support TrueVelocity 3 engine
Content Pack Premium built-in effects
PowerDirector Mobile on the go editing
3D uploads to YouTube 3D
- What's New in PowerDirector 11 Ultra
- Content-Aware Editing
- 4K Video Support
- Design Studio
- Multi-GPGPU Acceleration
- Optimized for Windows 8
- 50+ User Interface Enhancements
- New Formats Support
- Content-Aware Editing
Content-Aware Editing automatically analyzes and enhances the entire footage for the fastest and most effortless video editing experience.
Analyze Entire Footage
Save time tackling hours of footage. Content-Aware Editing quickly and efficiently pinpoints the best scenes automatically.
Identify Best and Imperfect Shots
Automatically finds the best scenes with faces, zoom, pan and motion and pinpoints scenes requiring enhancements.
Enhance Shots with TrueTheater
Corrects all imperfect parts of the entire footage, such as poor lighting and shaky videos using TrueTheater Technology.
Edit Analyzed Footage All at Once
Gather enhanced footage into the timeline of the Content-Aware Editing control panel for additional "across-the-board" editing in one go.
- Dynamic Editing Environment
Newly designed interface offers the most efficient and high powered editing environment for the advanced user.
Full HD Preview
Undock the preview window and bring a full HD preview window into the second monitor, for a better, close-up view of every detail.
With new ripple editing, you can easily insert or remove video clips on the timeline while keeping all other items on the track aligned.
Further speed up your video editing skills with several sets of hotkeys to instantly perform commands. And you can even customize your own hotkeys.
Set your creativity free with the 100-track timeline. Overlay footage, PiP objects, titles and particles to design unique visual effects.
- Design Studio
New Design Studio lets you easily customize PiP, particles, titles and menus. Includes bonus pro video effects.
Create unique, professional-looking titles for just the right finishing touches to your video with 4-color gradients, reflections, or edit the entry points using the timeline.
Includes a built-in particle object library that you can use to design its animation and control the frequency. Create sparkle, fairy dust, rain or snow overlays to your videos.
More flexibility and control to overlay images or videos on top of a movie clip. Comes with an extensive library of animated objects and frames, and you can design your own.
Produce your movies with a self- made disc menu. You can design menus with titles, chapters, particles and PiP objects with your own unique flair.
- Magic Movies in Minutes
Magic movie tools provide you with an easy automated way to edit your videos. Simply select the videos and photos you want to use in your creation, and Magic Movie tool will automatically add stylish templates, transitions and music, and will complete your video within minutes.
Automatically apply Magic Style templates to your movies, complete with effects, titles and credits.
Automatically create movie soundtracks and sync melodies to fit the length of your video.
Edit clips by removing action-less scenes and keeping the best footage.
Animate photos to create dynamic photo slideshows.
- 400+ Editing Tools and Effects
Enrich your videos with stores of precision tools and editing effects.
Edit effects within a single interface for easily timing and synchronization of each effect on the video timeline. A must-have tool to create unique visual effects.
Precise Trim Tool
Together with auto scene detection, PowerDirector provides an easy way to trim videos efficiently. Also supports multi-trim and zoom-in video for more granular control tools.
Time-Lapse & Slideshow Creator
Creates amazing time-lapse or stop motion videos. Also includes complete tool set to customize photo slideshows with animations and background music.
Take videos in front of a green sheet or blue sheet and merge with other videos to create special effects like they do in weather broadcasts or Hollywood movies.
Integrated NewBlueFX Effects
Take your editing up a notch with 10 built-in video effects from NewBlueFX. World class effect options help you create masterpiece video productions.
Design your own hand-drawn artwork using an array of brushes, then record them or apply distortion effects and action speeds before integrating into your video projects.
3D Videos From Start to Finish
Import, edit and export videos and photos all in 3D. With support for all major 3D video and photo formats, you can produce 3D movies to watch on 3D TV and displays.
Effects from DirectorZone
Browse thousands of free effects and templates on the largest video editing online community: DirectorZone. Watch tutorials and learn videos created by others.
- TrueTheater Enhancement Technology
Part of the Content-Aware Editing feature, TrueTheater Technology corrects all imperfect parts of the entire footage, such as poor lighting and shaky videos.
Upscale videos captured from your SD camcorders to HD-like quality.
Automatically fixes shakiness for footage taken from a handheld camcorder.
Enhances light issues in your footage, such as white balance and backlight problems.
Eliminates video noise, such as in night shots, to produce clean, smooth visuals.
- Fast Editing Speed
With TrueVelocity 3, PowerDirector 11 supports multi-GPGPU acceleration so you can maximize performance from multi-graphic cards and optimize editing, rendering and effect processing speeds.
Native 64-Bit Support
PowerDirector is a native 64-bit consumer video editing software. 64-bits allow improved system efficiency and faster loading of HD video footage.
Intelligent Smart Video Rendering Technology (SVRT) analyzes an entire project, then selects the best output profile for optimal production speed.
OpenCL technology utilizes the power of your system's GPU and CPU power to boost the speed of the editing process.
PowerDirector 11 is optimized for new generation hardware from Intel 3rd Generation Core technology and AMD 2nd Generation APU technology.
- High Quality Video Productions
PowerDirector 11 is certified for both AVCHD 2.0 3D and 50/60p progressive profiles. It also features an enhanced video de-interlacing engine with sub-pixel level processing, and it produces greatly improved output quality especially in fast motion and zoomed-in scenes. You can use PowerDirector to produce DVDs, Blu-ray and AVCHD discs or video files with the best quality.
Vast Output Formats
PowerDirector lets you output videos in just about every format, letting you burn videos, Blu-rays or DVDs and create video files to watch on mobile devices and to share on social sites.
Pro Quality Surround Sound
Create pro-quality videos with clear Dolby Digital and DTS 5.1 channel surround sound for a cinema-style movie production.
4K, HD and 3D Movies
Produce movies in 4K ultra HD resolution or even 3D to watch and enjoy on large screens.
Post Directly to Social Sites
Upload videos and photo slideshows directly to a host of popular video websites including Facebook, YouTube, DailyMotion, Vimeo and NicoNicoDouga.