Today saw CyberLink release PowerDirector 10, which they say is the world’s fastest video editor for consumers.
Here is the press release:
Intuitive new software offers upgraded TrueVelocity rendering engine, a variety of new special effects and end-to-end 3D editing workflow for video enthusiasts interested in making movies at home
London — October 11, 2011 — CyberLink Corp. (5203.TW) today launched a new version of its award-winning PowerDirector video editing software. Designed with a variety of new features that enhance the movie making process for prosumers, PowerDirector 10 is the fastest consumer video editing software on the market and includes innovative new editing tools, features and enhancements, in addition to the most comprehensive 3D editing suite, making it easy and fun to create high quality home movies.
Users will welcome several new features, including a choice of 3 different editing modes, enhancements to a flexible 100-track timeline, automated beat detection, integration of pro-quality plug-ins from third-party partners, animated painting tools, time lapse controls and free-form picture-in-picture video cropping tools. PowerDirector 10 includes a rich set of powerful 3D video editing tools that enable consumers to import, edit and produce 3D material, features an enhanced video rendering engine, TrueVelocity 2, and also includes a new H.264 media encoder designed to rapidly process HD video.
“Serious video hobbyists want more capabilities than simple tools or cameras can supply but don’t want to spend an arm and a leg for a professional solution nor do they want to spend weeks learning it”, said Rob Enderle, Principal Analyst for the Enderle Group. “PowerDirector 10 from CyberLink addresses this need with a comparatively easy to use set of tools that still provides professional level features. In short, with PowerDirector 10, they get the result of a professional tool without the cost in cash or time.”
“PowerDirector 10 is the fastest and most complete software for the increasing number of consumers who capture video, including HD and 3D, with their camcorders, cameras and smart phones,” said Alice H. Chang, CEO of CyberLink. “The new 3D capabilities allow users to take any 2D photo or video and easily convert it to 3D. Whether it’s a vacation video or a soccer game, PowerDirector 10 brings a whole new dimension to consumers’ movies.”
For the entire press release please open the attached document.
CyberLink PowerDirector 10 Versions:
PowerDirector 10 Ultra: UK £79.99
PowerDirector 10 Deluxe: UK £59.99
Upgrades for previous PowerDirector versions are available starting at UK £39.99