(Manufacturer # 8098717 )
New! Image Stabilization: Take advantage of image stabilization technology to reduce jitter and shaky video footage. Users with shaky video clips now have the ability to quickly steady their media using several easy-to-use presets.
New! Titles & Text Plug-in: Add excitement to your text events with animations and interesting effects using the Titles & Text plug-in. It is powerful, yet simple to use, and contains an assortment of animated presets.
New! Automatic White Balance: Movie Studio 11 enables users to easily resolve color issues within photos and video files by using the White Balance plug-in. Select a `white portion of the frame with the white balance eye-dropper and watch as the scene's colors are automatically corrected. You can also animate the color correction process with key frames.
New! Added support for 24p, 50p and 60p file formats: Users now have a solution for editing 24p, 50p or 60p files.
New! Additional Video and Audio Tracks: Extensive text and video layering is now possible! Users can now access up to 10 video and 10 audio tracks per project. Easily create multiple text and video events, or add several audio loops or soundtracks to your project. The choice is yours.
New! Transport Controls for Trimmer and Video Preview: Transport Controls provide more intuitive and immediate command over editing, as well as improve the overall workflow, productivity, and editing experience.
New! Improved New Project, Render As, and Make Movie Dialog Boxes: These new and improved dialog boxes make it easier for users of any skill level to create new projects, export completed projects, or render projects to a variety of file formats.
New! Gradient Wipes: Choose from 28 different gradient wipe transitions and add excitement to your movies. Spiral from one clip to the next, wipe the frame from left to right, add a paint splatter effect to the transition, or select from the many other options!
New! Improved QuickTime AVC Decode - DSLRs: Experience improved QuickTime AVC decoding. Users working with the popular DSLR cameras that record to QuickTime AVC formats experience remarkable gains in playback performance.
New! Audio Event FX: Assign audio effects at the event level, which provides greater flexibility when working with multi-track projects. Users can gain more control over the placement of audio effects, as they can now apply them directly to the event level, as well as to the track level.
Standard or high definition: Edit video in nearly any format including HDV and Sony AVCHD video. You can even work simultaneously with standard-definition and high-definition video and the same project.
Create stunning HD movies: Movie Studio software has everything you need to produce movies in spectacular high definition. Editing is simple; just drop your clips on the timeline and go to work. Its high-performance engine is beyond fast, so you can see your changes happen in real time. When you're done, export your movie in a variety of HD formats for easy sharing.
Slideshow Creator: This new feature provides users with the ability to quickly create a dynamic slideshow from a set of images with a few simple clicks. It is designed to be simple, easy to use, and can quickly create pan/zoom effects and transitions across a collection of still images.
Device Explorer: Use the new Device Explorer window to quickly browse the contents of AVCHD, Hard Disk and Memory Stick? devices. Users can quickly view media on the device and import the files natively into the software, maximizing workflow speed by only importing the files they need without conversion.
Upload movies to YouTube: Users can easily upload movies directly to YouTube for online sharing. The Movie Studio 11 publishing feature uses a high-quality encoding process for optimal YouTube quality.
Enhanced Sony AVCHD support: New functionality includes importing files directly from Sony AVCHD camcorders and most other brands. In addition, Movie Studio 11 supports editing all types of AVCHD camcorder files, including files from the latest generation of 1920 x1080 AVCHD camcorders. Support for 1920 x 1080 ensures that the footage from the latest cameras models can be edited natively on the timeline.
Enhance video and audio: Advanced color-correction tools enhance washed-out footage, make specific colors stand out, and balance differences in video due to camera setup or lighting.
Add professional effects: Enhance your video with hundreds of professional 2D and 3D video effects, titles, and filter. Customize your soundtrack with over 20 real-time DirectX audio effects.
Support for FLAC and LPEC files: The FLAC audio format is perfect for archiving and sharing audio at high quality without consuming large amounts of storage space. Users with supported portable digital voice recorders can import LPEC files and edit the audio directly on the Movie Studio 11 timeline.
Envelope brush paint tool: Track envelopes such as audio volume and pan, and video composite levels are customized via points over time. The envelope brush tool provides user with the ability to paint an envelope curve over time. This provides a quick way to outline the general shape of the envelope without placing and modifying many distinct points. The auto-thinning feature provides a mathematical approximation of the drawn curve with as few points as possible. The resulting points can be further optimized independently.
Single-monitor full-screen preview: Movie Studio 11 enhances the preview experience by providing functionality to view the timeline on both the Preview window and an external device (or secondary display) simultaneously. Additional Preview window enhancements included new scaling options and auto-fit to maximize the preview experience with available window space. Simultaneous preview provides editors with the ability to setup a large scale viewing environment while preserving the editor?s on-screen editing environment. In particular, laptop systems can easily switch between editing and full-screen preview modes.
View media marker names in events: Media used in the timeline may contain markers. This product can enable the display of these media markers directly on the timeline event. Individual media will have individual markers. By displaying the individual media markers on the explicit media event and editor can quickly focus on key points of interest with out cluttering the entire timeline workspace.
Multithreaded audio engine: The multithreaded audio engine is an optimized system that takes advantage of new multicore and hyper-threading computer systems to fully utilize available hardware resources. By leveraging the full capabilities of the hardware and reducing direct CPU load, users will benefit from a greater number of tracks and audio/video effects for real-time preview, improved performance at lower latencies, and faster audio render times.
Gracenote MusicID: The Gracenote MusicID media recognition service can be used when ripping content from CDs. Users can automatically view information about a CD track including, title, artist, and song name, and can also submit data.
Minimum System Requirements
Microsoft Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista SP2, or Windows 7
2 GHz processor (multicore or multiprocessor CPU recommended for HD)
400 MB hard-disk space for program installation
1 GB RAM (2 GB recommended)
IEEE-1394DV card (for DV capture and print-to-tape)
USB 2.0 connection (for importing from AVCHD or DVD camcorders)
Windows-compatible sound card
DVD-ROM drive (for installation from a DVD only)
Microsoft .NET Framework 3.51 (included on application disc)
Apple QuickTime 7.1.6 or later
Internet Connection (for Gracenote MusicID Service)
You must provide your registration information to Sony Creative Software Inc., a US company, in order to activate the software. Product requires online registration within 15 days.
Movie Studio is built on award-winning Vegas technology used in movie studios and broadcast facilities around the World.
Supported File Formats:
Opens: AAC, AA3, AIFF, AVI, BMP, CDA, FLAC, GIF, JPEG, MP3, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, OGG, PCA, PNG, RealMedia, QuickTime, SND, SFA, W64, WAV, WDP, WMA, WMV
Saves: AAC, AIFF, AVC, AVI, BMP, FLAC, JPEG, LPEC, MP3, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, OGG, PCA, PNG, RealMedia, TIFF, QuickTime, W64, WAV, WDP, WMA, WMV
Application DVD includes Movie Studio 11.0 software, (language options available: English, French, German, Japanese, Spanish)