PRESS RELEASE: Corel® Introduces VideoStudio® Pro X4 Ultimate Edition
New premium video editing package offers additional high end tools for today’s movie makers
Ottawa, ON -- August 24, 2011 -- Corel today announced the release of VideoStudio® Pro X4 Ultimate Edition. Built on the award-winning video editing power of VideoStudio® Pro X4, the new Ultimate edition offers action-sports videographers, HD-DSLR shooters and video editing enthusiasts an expanded set of high-end tools and plug- ins to take their creativity to new levels.
Offering users over $250 in additional value, VideoStudio Pro X4 Ultimate Edition provides enhanced image correction and stabilization tools, new sophisticated titling effects and faster ways to compress and share final productions.
"Consumers love VideoStudio Pro X4 for its straightforward approach to movie making, impressive artistic effects and outstanding speed-to-results," said Greg Wood, Senior Product Marketing Manager for Video Studio Pro. "With the release of the Ultimate Edition, we wanted to give our advanced users even more tools to boost the production value of their videos. From basic and advanced editing, to stabilization, to Hollywood-style titles and effects, VideoStudio Pro X4 Ultimate makes it possible to create impressive productions in record time."
Corel's VideoStudio Pro X4, running in single-screen mode.
Screenshot provided by Corel Corp.
New Content Expands Creative Possibilities for Movie Makers
For only $99.99 (USD and CAD), the Ultimate Edition brings together the superior performance and HD editing tools of VideoStudio Pro X4, with extreme video stabilization, advanced image correction, and broadcast-quality titles from bonus plug-ins ProDAD Mercalli and Boris Graffiti. Delivering exceptional value, the Ultimate Edition provides video production enthusiasts with powerful editing, titling and compression tools, to maximize their creativity and more easily share their final productions.
ProDAD Mercalli SE - Extreme image correction and video stabilization:
Today more people are shooting video with handheld and point-of-view cameras. As a result, footage can sometimes appear shaky when viewed on screen. With ProDAD Mercalli, it’s easy to create “tripod steady” shots thanks to its powerful video stabilization, rolling-shutter correction and zoom/pan optimization capabilities.
Boris Graffiti 5.3 -- The industry standard for video effects creation:
Weaving video clips together and creating compelling intros, transitions and final credits is easy using Boris Graffiti 5.3. With its sophisticated title animations, including type-on-text, text on a path, jitter and randomization as well as the ability to create 3D text with bump maps and reflections, Boris Graffiti enables anyone to add Hollywood flare to their video productions.
Bonus FREE WinZip® Pro download -- File compression, sharing, encryption and backup:
Zip and unzip files, share data and protect your work. WinZip Pro delivers fast file compression/decompression, a streamlined design and significant new file sharing functionality.
About VideoStudio Pro X4
Released earlier this year, VideoStudio® Pro X4 , has won widespread praise from press and customers alike for its simple and intuitive interface, responsive performance and logical workflows. With VideoStudio Pro X4, it’s now possible for anyone to create and share professional-quality videos. With outstanding speed, unparalleled AVCHD™ acceleration, a multitude of special effects and editing options plus easy ways to bring great-looking movies to the screen, VideoStudio Pro X4, combines power and simplicity to break down the barriers to video editing.
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Corel's VideoStudio Pro X4, left and right-screen displays in dual-screen mode.
Screenshot provided by Corel Corp.
Pricing and Availability
Corel VideoStudio Pro X4 Ultimate is available today in English, German, French, Dutch, Italian, Spanish, Russian and Polish. North American pricing is $99.99 (US and CDN). Users of VideoStudio Pro X2 or higher are eligible for upgrade pricing of $79.99.
To download a free fully-functional trial version of VideoStudio Pro X4 or for more information about Corel VideoStudio Pro X4 Ultimate, please visit www.corel.com/videostudio.
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(First posted on Tuesday, August 30, 2011 at 10:25 EDT)