Sony Movie Studio Platinum Suite 12 (5-99 License Agreement)

Sony Movie Studio Platinum Suite 12 (5-99 License Agreement)

Sony Movie Studio Platinum Suite 12 (5-99 License Agreement)

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The Movie Studio Platinum Suite 12 (5-99 License Agreement) is a complete audio and video production suite, which allows you to create movies in stunning AVCHD and stereoscopic 3D. You can edit audio in Sound Forge Audio Studio, upload movies to Pixel cast, and burn them to a DVD or Blu-ray disc with Movie Studio Platinum Suite. With innovative and powerful features for video compositing, color correction, and animated titling, professional-grade results are easier to achieve. You can use the surround sound mixing tools to create 5.1 soundtracks and add style with the NewBlueFX 3D Titling and Video Effects. It complements your film with 50 Sony Sound Series: Production Music Soundtracks and when you're ready upload completed projects to your free Pixel cast plus account and invite others to collaborate.

You can also edit video in nearly any format, including stereoscopic 3D and stylize your movies with high-quality video effects, transitions, titles, and filters. It fixes washed-out footage or makes colors pop with color-correction tools. You can share your movies on Pixel cast without leaving the application and collaborate on a fun and unique experience with friends and have them upload their movies and photos too. The choice is yours and, with this suite, the possibilities are endless.

This suite features picture slideshows, single-movie DVDs, music compilations, menu-based DVD, and Blu-ray disc projects in no time. You can choose from dozens of ready-made templates or create your own custom backgrounds and buttons. You can also add a menu and scene-selection menu to any title.

Sound Forge Audio Studio is an easy way to work with music and sound on your home computer. You can record almost anything and give your tracks presence and sparkle. You can also digitize rare LP records and tapes, create your own karaoke tracks, burn CDs, and generate files for the web and all your favorite portable players.

Magic Bullet Quick Looks sets the mood for your footage in seconds and the film looks classic in one click. You can easily define the style of your video with 100+ presets that add color and light to every scene, from a wedding video to the next Sundance original.

It includes an exciting group of audio and video effects by NewBlue, a leading manufacturer of audio and video plug-ins. Once installed, the tools are available directly from the Movie Studio Platinum 12 effects windows, providing a seamless editing experience without leaving the application. These additional transitions and effects provide more options to enhance audio and video projects with a professional look and feel.

The included Jump Start Tutorials provide a quick overview of the Movie Studio Platinum 12 program. You will learn how to create entire audio and video projects from setup to final delivery. The topics also include several advanced sections explaining how to add that professional touch with chromakey techniques and color correction tools.

Sound Forge Audio Studio 10 software includes the Vocal Eraser plug-in. You can create karaoke tracks and remove vocals from songs for remixing. The 50 royalty-free Sony Sound Series: Production Music Soundtracks add intensity with music. Each Production Music soundtrack comes in 4 different lengths and you can choose the one that best fits for your movie, or tweak the file any way you want.

General Features:

  • 20 Sony Sound Series production music files
  • Windows Vista and Windows 7 64-bit support
  • Simplified event edge trimming
  • 3D Blu-ray Disc and Internet project templates in new project dialog
  • Transport control support for trimmer and preview window
  • Horizontal window docking
  • Microsoft Windows 7 certified
  • Streamlined new project creation wizard
  • Customizable windows layouts
  • Device explorer window
  • Slideshow creator
  • Save as dialog with copy media with project check box
  • Media generator match event length
  • Keyboard modifiers
  • Time Selection Envelope editing
  • Automatically crop still images
  • Improved native HDV .m2t playback performance and improved memory handling for HDV long-form projects
  • Freehand envelope drawing on the timeline
  • Display of media marker names in events
  • Ability to snap to event edges on other tracks
  • Multitrack video and audio editing
  • Real-time editing of parameters during playback
  • Support for any aspect ratio (4:3, 16:9, etc.)
  • High-definition editing and output
  • Built-in Show Me How interactive tutorials
  • Project media bins
  • Track markers and regions
  • Unlimited undo / redo
Capture / Export / Hardware Features:

  • Publish movies to Pixelcast
  • Support for GPU-accelerated AVC rendering using the Sony AVC and Main Concept AVC plug-ins
  • Integrated upload to YouTube
  • Burn to Blu-ray Disc from timeline
  • Integrated DVD burning from the timeline
  • Render and Make Movie Dialogs
  • Custom render template creation
  • Upload 3D projects to YouTube 3D
  • Quicktime AVC decode
  • File format and template updates
  • Open CL AVC Encode
  • Render as dialog templates display templates matching the project with the "=" symbol
  • Improved support for AVC / AAC (MPEG-4) video
  • Import and export support for FLAC files
  • Import support for LPEC files
  • Import support for MJPEG-encoded AVI files
  • Sony AVCHD import and edit support
  • Import and export ATRAC3, ATRAC3plus, and ATRAC Advanced Lossless files
  • Insert I-frames at marker positions when rendering MPEG-2 (works in conjunction with I-frame viewer in DVD Architect Studio 5.0)
  • GracenoteMusicID CD album identification
  • AC3 stereo and 5.1 encoding
  • Main Concept AVC / AAC, read / write (templates only) iPod format
  • PSP (PlayStationPortable) integration
  • Sony AVC / AAC (templates only)


Audio Features:

  • Up to 20 audio tracks
  • Event level audio effect assignment
  • Zplane elastic audio time stretching and pitch shifting
  • Place audio without quantizing to frame boundaries
  • Improved Audio Waveform drawing
  • Multithreaded audio engine maximizes performance
  • GracenoteMusicID CD album identification
  • Basic surround support
  • Support for multi-channel (5.1) source files for Sony HDV Handycam camcorders
  • 16-bit, 44.1 kHz song quality for good performance
  • Volume and pan envelopes
  • Audio time stretching
  • Event normalization
  • CD audio extraction


Video Features:

  • Up to 20 video tracks
  • Split and trim toolbar buttons
  • 3D Floating Windows controls
  • Color-coded visual indicator that event has been added to timeline
  • Stereoscopic 3D editing
  • Support for 24p, 50p, and 60p projects
  • Enhanced video plug-in architecture
  • Support for MVC and MPO file formats
  • Single-display 3D support
  • Image stabilization
  • White Balance video plug-in
  • Secondary Color Corrector plug-in
  • Sub clips in the trimmer window
  • Automatic Video Preview playback optimization
  • Adjust source media to automatically match project or render settings
  • Gradient Wipe transition
  • Full-screen preview to a primary and secondary Windows display
  • Real-time playback of effects, processes, and transitions to external monitor
  • Color-correction tools
  • Superior frame rate conversions
  • Credit rolls and text animation
  • Over 400 video effects and transitions
  • External monitor preview
  • Ripple editing across tracks
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Supported File Formats Opens: AAC, AA3, AIFF, AVI, BMP, CDA, FLAC, GIF, JPEG, MP3, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, MVC, OGG, OMA, PCA, PNG, QuickTime, RealMedia, SND, SFA, W64, WAV, WDP, WMA, WMV
Saves: AAC, AC3, AA3, AIFF, AVC, AVI, BMP, FLAC, JPEG, LPEC, MP3, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, MVC, OGG, PCA, PNG, QuickTime, RealMedia, TIFF, W64, WAV, WDP, WMA, WMV
Minimum System Requirements
  • Microsoft Windows Vista 32-bit or 64-bit SP2, Windows 7 32-bit or 64-bit, or Windows 8 32-bit or 64-bit operating system
  • 2 GHz processor (multicore or multiprocessor CPU recommended for HD or stereoscopic 3D)
  • 500 MB hard-disk space for program installation
  • 2 GB RAM (4 GB recommended)
  • IEEE-1394DV card (for DV capture and print-to-tape)
  • USB 2.0 connection (for importing from AVCHD, XDCAM EX, NXCAM, or DVD camcorders)
  • 512 MB GPU memory

NVIDIA: Requires a CUDA-enabled GPU and driver 270 .xx or later.

  • GeForce GPUs: GeForce GTX 4xx Series or higher (or GeForce GT 2xx Series or higher with driver 285.62 or later)
  • Quadro GPUs: Quadro 600 or higher (or Quadro FX 1700 or higher with driver 285.62 or later)
  • NVIDIA recommends NVIDIA Quadro for professional applications and recommends the use of latest boards based on the Fermi architecture

AMD / ATI:Requires an Open CL-enabled GPU and Catalyst driver 11.7 or later with a Radeon HD 57 xx or higher GPU. If using a FirePro GPU, FirePro unified driver 8.85 or later is required

INTEL: Requires an Open CL-enabled GPU such as HD Graphics 4000

  • Windows-compatible sound card
  • DVD-ROM drive (for installation from a DVD only)
  • Supported CD-recordable drive (for CD burning only)
  • Supported DVD-R / -RW / +R / +RW (for DVD burning only)
  • Supported BD-R / -RE drive (for Blu-ray Disc burning only)
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 (included on application disc)
  • Apple QuickTime 7.1.6 or later for reading and writing QuickTime files
  • Internet Connection (for Gracenote MusicID Service)


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