Pinnacle Pinnacle Studio 17 Ultimate (Download)

Pinnacle Studio 17 Ultimate (Download)

Pinnacle Studio 17 Ultimate (Download)

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Product Highlights

  • Frame-Accurate HD & 3D Video Editing
  • 64-Bit, CUDA & Intel Quick Sync Video
  • 2000+ 2D/3D Effects & Red Giant Effects
  • iZotope Music & Speech Cleaner
  • Cloud Access with 50GB of Free Storage
  • Create & Author Blu-ray Discs
  • Live Screen Capture
  • Custom-Fit Soundtracks with Scorefitter
  • Share Easily to Facebook, YouTube, Vimeo
  • Dolby Digital 5.1 Sound
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  • 1Description

Pinnacle Studio 17 Ultimate combines intuitive features, accelerated processing, and advanced video effects for editing and polishing your HD and stereoscopic 3D videos. With Pinnacle Studio 17 Ultimate, you get all the tools and performance of Pinnacle Studio 17 Plus, with additional features such as iZotope Music & Speech Cleaner, Blu-ray authoring, and additional soundtracks for Scorefitter, Pinnacle's tool for creating custom-fit soundtracks. Pinnacle Studio 17 Ultimate will also be adding support for 4K Ultra HD resolution in a future free in-app update.

Pinnacle Studio 17 Ultimate provides fast video rendering thanks to 64-bit, NVIDIA CUDA, and Intel Quick Sync Video support. Faster render times let you take advantage of over 2000 2D/3D effects, transitions, and templates, plus the Red Giant Filmmaker's Toolkit and Motion Graphics Toolkit for advanced effects. The changes and effects you add to your files in the media library apply whenever you use them in a project or export them for other uses, saving time and streamlining your movie making.

Edit anywhere on an unlimited number of tracks with integrated cloud access. Cloud access comes with 50GB of free storage. With its wide range of format support, Pinnacle Studio 17 makes it easy to export video for sharing to social networks such as Facebook, YouTube, and Vimeo. You can also easily create DVDs and AVCHD discs, author HD quality Blu-Ray discs, and export to popular formats like Adobe Flash FLV, MPEG-4, and DivX, or to popular devices like Xbox, Playstation, Nintendo Wii, Apple TV, and Apple iPad.

Import All Your Digital Media
Import your videos and photos manually or automatically from your camcorder, digital camera, webcam, tablet, mobile phone, audio recorder, and more. With 3D stereoscopic support, you can even import 3D clips from cameras like the GoPro and formats like Panasonic MVC. Pinnacle Studio 17 Ultimate also supports tape-based and analog devices, as well as 5.1 surround sound audio file formats.
Frame-Accurate Precision Editing
With support for unlimited tracks, you can create sophisticated picture-in-picture and multi-layer effects in HD and 3D. Frame-accurate editing gives you precision control over how you tell your story. Pinnacle Studio 17 Ultimate displays source clips and your timeline edit preview simultaneously for an intuitive workflow. You can set source clip trim in/out points, then drag trimmed clips right into the timeline for fast precision editing.
Stereoscopic 3D
Import 3D video clips from sources like GoPro 3D cameras and Panasonic MVC formats. Edit in various viewing models, add true 3D effects, and enjoy the best quality with NVIDIA 3D Vision optimization and GeForce support. Export to YouTube 3D, AVCHD 3D, and more for viewing on 3D TVs. Advanced features let you auto-color correct for both eyes and control stereoscopic 3D depth (parallax effect).
Video Rendering Acceleration
Pinnacle Studio 17 Ultimate supports the latest acceleration technologies like 64-bit operation, NVIDIA CUDA, and Intel Quick Sync Video, providing faster video rendering.
Red Giant Plug-ins and Over 2000 Keyframe-Based Effects
Pinnacle Studio 17 Ultimate includes bonus professional effects and tools from Red Giant. The Filmmaker's Toolkit includes Magic Bullet Looks, Magic Bullet Mojo, and Magic Bullet Cosmo. The Motion Graphics Toolkit includes Particular, Shine, Warp (Reflection/Shadows) and Knoll Light Factory.

You also get over 2000 additional 2D/3D effects, animated titles, and transitions. Keyframe-based control lets you precisely control the timing of your effects. The included Montage templates provide preset themes for instant results. Preset themes are available for weddings, sports, holidays, sci-fi, comics, and more. Pinnacle Studio even lets you superimpose people you've shot in front of a green screen over different backgrounds.
iZotope Music & Speech Cleaner
iZotope Music & Speech Clearner gives you all the tools of a complete audio cleanup suite with straight forward user controls. Clean up your audio by removing the hum form air conditioners, unwanted background noise from public areas, or even clicks, pops, and hiss from vinyl or tape recordings.
Cloud Access with 50GB of Storage
Integrated cloud access lets you access your media files and projects no matter where you are. Project Packages let you bundle together all of the media files related to a given movie, without worrying about organizing all of the related media files yourself. You can even start editing projects on the go with Pinnacle Studio for iPad (sold separately), then transfer them to Pinnacle Studio for polishing. Pinnacle Studio comes with 25GB of cloud storage, plus an additional 25GB with product registration.
Organize, Tag, and Polish Your Media
With the built-in media library, it's simple to organize your favorite video clips, photos, music, and other creative elements so you can easily find and reuse them in various projects. Tag and rotate your media files, as well as group them into categories for even faster access.

Pinnacle Studio 17 Ultimate's media editor lets you correct and enhance your source media without the need for additional apps. You can crop, pan-and-zoom, eliminate red eye from photos, EQ and clean up audio, color-correct video, and stabilize shaky footage. The change and effects you add to your files in the media library apply whenever you use them in a project or export them for other uses, saving time and streamlining your post production process.
Flexible Interface
Make movies the way that best suits you or your project. For instant results, drag-and-drop your desired media elements from the library into Smart Movie to automatically make great videos - complete with music. You can also use Storyboard mode to create first drafts and visualize how your story will unfold. At any point, you can switch to timeline view for a more traditional and precise editing environment.
Live Screen Capture
Record directly from your screen, then add that footage to movies, presentations, training video, and more.
Add Soundtracks to Your Movies
Add music with the included Scorefitter library of royalty-free sounds and songs, which can even automatically adjust to fit the length of your movies. You can also import tracks from other sound libraries or add your own compositions.
Share Your Movies Online and Burn to Blu-ray
When you're ready to share your videos, Pinnacle Studio 17 Ultimate makes it easy to post your HD and 3D videos on Facebook, YouTube, and Vimeo. You can also easily create DVDs and AVCHD discs, as well as author Blu-ray disc complete with Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound. Export to popular formats like Adobe Flash FLV, MPEG-4, and DivX, as well as to popular devices like Microsoft Xbox, Sony Playstation, Nintendo Wii, Apple TV, and Apple iPad.
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Format Compatibility
Import Formats Video: MVC, AVCHD, BD Blu-ray, DV, HDV, AVI, MPEG-1/-2/-4, DivX, Flash, 3GP (MPEG-4, H.263), WMV, non-encrypted DVD titles (including DVD-VR/+VR), QuickTime (DV, MJPEG, MPEG-4, H.264), DivX Plus MKV

Audio: MP3, MPA, M4A, WAV, AMR, AC3, AAC, Vorbis, WMA

Export Formats Video: AVCHD, BD Blu-ray, DVD (DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+R or DVD+RW, dual layer), DV, HDV, AVI, DivX, DivX Plus, WMV, DivX Plus MKV, MPEG-1/-2/-4, Flash, 3GP, MP4, QuickTime, H.264, JPEG, TIF, TGA, BMP

3D Video: DVD, AVCHD, AVCHD2 (incl. MVC), Blu-ray, MVC, MPEG-4, MJPEG

Devices: Apple iPod/iPhone/iPad/TV, Sony PSP/PS3, Nintendo Wii, Microsoft Xbox compatible formats

Audio: MP2, MP3, WAV; Dolby Digital 2-channel and 5.1-channel audio
Input Options Capture from DV, HDV and Digital8 camcorders or VCRs (requires FireWire port)

Capture from analog camcorders, 8 mm, HI 8, VHS, SVHS, VHS-C, SVHS-C, or VCRs (NTSC/PAL/SECAM) (requires Pinnacle or Dazzle video hardware)

Import from AVCHD and other file-based camcorders, digital still cameras, mobile devices and webcams
System Requirements
Operating System Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista (SP2)
64-bit OS recommended
Processor Intel Core Duo 1.8 GHz, Core i3 or AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ 2.0 GHz or higher
Intel Core 2 Duo 2.66 GHz, Intel Core i5 or i7 1.06 GHz or higher required for AVCHD, stereoscopic 3D, and Intel Quick Sync Video support
RAM 2 GB of RAM or higher
Min. 4 GB for Windows 64-bit (recommended for stereoscopic 3D)
Graphics Card DirectX 9 or higher graphics device with Pixel Shader 3.0 support, such as:

- NVIDIA GeForce 6 series or higher (CUDA enabled required for CUDA support)
- ATI X1000 series or higher
- Intel GMA X3000 series or higher
- 128 MB VGA VRAM, 256 MB or higher recommended, required for AVCHD, stereoscopic 3D, and CUDA
Hard Drive Space 5.8 GB for installation
Display Resolution 1024 x 600 or higher
Activation Internet connection required for online activation and cloud or online services
Accessories DVD burner for creating DVD and AVCHD discs

For stereoscopic 3D:

- Anaglyph 3D display: red/cyan glasses required
- 3D TV and compatible glasses with NVIDIA 3DTV Play software on supported GeForce or Quadro graphics card
- NVIDIA 3D Vision Ready display notebook: Compatible GeForce or Quadro graphics card, 3D Vision Ready display or projector and 3D Vision/3D Vision Pro glasses and emitter
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