As far as consumer level movie design, editing and production goes, there are only a few high quality apps available on the market that fall into the ‘reasonable’ price range. PowerDirector, from CyberLink, has long been a contender for the top spot, with cutting-edge image technology, coupled with a great interface and an abundance of smart editing tools.
The app is very easy to use, with a shallow learning curve. It doesn’t matter if you are a novice or semi-pro videographer, PowerDirector has a stack of tools and features that will keep you busy editing your home movies and creating professional looking media, with a huge selection of customizable design tools, including unique alpha transitions, animated titles, particles and PiP objects.
Key Features include:
- Easy to use.
- Total 360º video editing.
- Leading edge formats & performance.
- Unique design tools.
- True to life color enhancement.
- Ultimate video editing.
- Vertical Video.
- TrueVelocity 6 rendering engine.
- Customizable design tools.
- Mask designer.
- PiP designer.
- Title designer.
- Motion tracking.
- Theme designer.
- MultiCam designer.
- High frame rate video editor.
PowerDirector lets you be as creative as you like, and it affords you the opportunity to produce high quality media with an array of standard and customizable editing tools.
Overall, PowerDirector is a powerful video editing suite, which has a solid rendering engine that provides high-end performance and advanced editing features. The elegant design and intuitive interface make working with rich, vibrant video media a joy!
Adds more lens correction profiles.
Adds more color presets.
Supports webcam to capture in 4K resolution.
Supports pasting keyframe settings to multiple clips on the timeline.
Supports ADPCM audio if QuickTime is installed.
Improves the compatibility with ADPCM audio format.
Improves the program stability when working on external displays.
Improves the video quality when applying 360 video stabilizer.
Reduces the memory usage in the Title Designer.
Fixes the issue that video produced by SVRT sometimes has no sound.
Fixes the issue that sometimes text starting/ending effects are not applied in Menu Designer.
Fixes the issue that aligning to vertical center doesn’t work for inserted image in the Title Designer.
Fixes the issue that program sometimes crashes after modifying transition settings.
Fixes the issue that program sometimes crashes or hangs when applying Magic Cut.
Fixes the issue that program sometimes crashes when selecting “Fit photos to music” then adjusting single photo duration.
Fixes the issue that there is sometimes a green line on produced video if it was edited with ColorDirector.
Fixes the issue that certain features cannot be used after installing the previous beta patch.
Fixes the issue that color look-up table (CLUT) does not work if imported filename extension is upper case.
Various other bug fixes and user experience improvements.