Saturday, September 29, 2007

Sony Vegas Movie Studio Platinum Edition

Sony Vegas Movie Studio Platinum Edition

Sony Vegas Movie Studio Platinum Edition allows you to edit video, produce audio, and author dvds. It is a self-inclusive software application that allows you to create quality movies, corporate training video, DVDs from wedding footage, and archive family movies. It allows you to edit video in many of the most popular formats as well as high definition HDV and Sony AVCHD.

There are advanced tools in the package that allow for video compositing and color correction. You can also use the advanced tools to do extensive sound mixing. It has built in DVD authoring and the ability to output files online.

Drag and drop import of video is included. There are built in DVD layout that can be used to burn your project to DVD. They also include interactive training videos that help you get started using the video to dvd transfer software.

Some of the features included:

--creation of high definition files

--export to Sony AVCHD files

--use of surround sound mixing and encoding of video files

--lots of video restoration tools

--includes many professional 2D and 3D video effects for your video movies

--titles and filters

--included transitions

--real time DirectX effects (audio)

--animattes video compositing mattes

Tuesday, September 11, 2007

Friday, September 7, 2007

Roxio Easy Media Creator 10

Roxio's Easy Media Creator has been updated to support the latest file formats, media types and web services. There are also some extras that will help inexperienced users get going right away.
The new Easy Media Creator 10 runs about $99 bucks, upgrades around $69. Even thought it's geared to the novice, there are many parts of the suite that will satisfy the power user.
Import just about any audio file (MP3, WMA, AAC, Flac, Ogg) and it will encode the song to the format of your choice. For video, it will import and encode VC-1, MPEG, AVI, H.264 and WMV as well as many others. There is an increase in performance over previous versions when working with HD video.
The video editing tools and photo editors are easy to use. There are project wizards for the newbies.
Other features:
Batch CD ripper -- rip MP3s or WMAs from multiple drives
Full support for both HD DVD and Blu-ray formats
Support for HD video up to 1440 X 1080
Audio capture -- record audio from any source
Instantly upload a video to YouTube
Create DVD music discs
Share audio and video among all your computers and devices like the Microsoft Xbox.
Sync with Vista's photo manager.
Crop/resize photos for mobile device screens
Automatically enhance photos taken on your mobile device cameras