Pinnacle Studio 19 Ultimate Features
XAVCS support for 4K and HD
Work with XAVC S, a new standard for video cameras based on MP4-AVC/H.264, and get support for resolutions up to 4K 3840 x 2160. Includes new XAVC decoding in this release.
Pinnacle Studio 19 Plus and
Balance dialog, narration with background sound for pro-quality audio. With Audio Ducking, Pinnacle Studio 19 detects audio or narration and automatically lowers the volume of background sound. Adjust the Ducking Level and Sensitivity if you wish for even more control.
Live Screen Capture
Record directly from your screen, capturing both system audio and microphone sound, then bring your captured files to the main timeline to use them in movies, presentation and training videos. Snap View Capture works in Windows 8/10 to let you record Windows apps in action.
Make movies in stereoscopic 3D
Import 3D video clips from sources like GoPro® 3D cameras and Panasonic® MVC format. Edit in various viewing modes, add true 3D effects, and enjoy the best quality with NVIDIA® 3D Vision® optimization and GeForce® support. Export to YouTube® 3D, AVCHD™ 3D, and more for viewing on 3D HDTVs, Sony® PS3™, and other 3D devices. Pinnacle Studio 19 Ultimate even lets you mix 2D and 3D in the same project.
Advanced 3D features
Pinnacle Studio 19 Ultimate also has advanced stereoscopic 3D features, like editing 3D in the timeline just like HD. Our partnership with NVIDIA® allows NVIDIA® 3D Vision® display in both full-screen and window modes. View 3D on dual monitors and export “side-by-side” formats recognized by most 3D HDTVs. Auto-color correct for both eyes and control stereoscopic 3D depth (parallax effect). When you’re ready to go 3D, Pinnacle Studio Ultimate has everything you need.
Pinnacle Studio 19 Features
Drag and drop HD video editing
Choose the editing approach that’s right for your project. For instant results, drag-and-drop your desired media elements into SmartMovie to automatically make great videos—complete with music. Use Storyboard mode to easily create first drafts and visualize your movie. At any point, switch to the timeline for more traditional and precise editing.
Energize with 2,000+ effects, transitions and templates
Get creative with 2,000+ 2D/3D effects, animated titles and transitions. Keyframe-based control gives you precision timing over how your effects, titles and transitions move. The included Montage templates provide preset themes—weddings, sports, holidays, sci-fi, comics and more—for fast pro-level results with just a few clicks. Customize them for just the right look.
See results sooner with native 64-bit architecture that lets you make the most of your PC’s processing power and memory. Enjoy faster multi-track rendering and better file handling. Pinnacle Studio 19 Ultimate is optimized for Intel’s 6th Generation processor (Skylake).
Timeline Editing (Unlimited tracks)
Do more with unlimited tracks that let you create sophisticated picture-in-picture and multi-layer effects in HD or 3D—just like a Hollywood pro. Frame-accurate editing gives you precision control over how you tell your story. See source clips and your timeline edit preview simultaneously for intuitive flow. Set source clip trim in/out points, then drag trimmed clips right into the timeline for fast precision editing.
Save your Favorites
Easily add your most-used effects, filters and transitions to the Favorite section to quickly find and reuse them anytime.
Import all your digital media
Import your videos and photos manually or automatically from virtually any device—camcorders, digital cameras, webcams, tablets, mobile phones, handheld audio recorders, and more. Import 3D clips from cameras like GoPro® and formats like Panasonic® MVC. Pinnacle Studio 19 Ultimate also supports tape-based1 and analog devices1, and even audio files in 5.1 surround format.
Quick fixes for common problems
Have a sideways video of your kid scoring a goal? No problem! Pinnacle Studio has you covered with video rotation tools. Crop, pan-and zoom, and eliminate red eye from photos. Color-correct video and stabilize shaky footage.
Titles and overlays
Add titles to your photos and videos, or overlay a graphic on your project and set the length of duration.
Experience a new and easier way to burn to DVD and AVCHD disc. Get a stylish look with 10 themed templates with menus, sub-menus and chapters.
ScoreFitter Sounds & Music
No movie is complete without a soundtrack. Add music with the included ScoreFitter library of royalty-free sounds and songs—they even automatically adjust to fit the length of your movies.
Includes FREE training!
Get a 30-day, all-access pass to StudioBacklot.tv, featuring brand-new Pinnacle Studio 19 content, loads of other training and a royalty-free stock library.
Create amazing photo slideshows complete with transitions, titles and effects, or combine photo and video for the perfect montage.
Stop motion and green screen
Create amazing animations and fast-motion effects like you see on the big screen with stop-motion capture. Pinnacle Studio even lets you superimpose people you’ve shot in front of a green screen over different backgrounds.
Edit anywhere, anytime
Work on projects anywhere with Pinnacle Studio for iPad2, then transfer them to Pinnacle Studio for further polishing. Try Project Packages to bundle together all of the media files related to a given movie, taking the work out of organizing and assuring that you always have all the files you need.
Share your masterpieces
When you’re ready to share your videos, Pinnacle Studio 19 Ultimate makes it easy to post your HD and 3D videos on Facebook, YouTube, and Vimeo. You can also easily create DVDs and AVCHD™ discs. Export to popular formats like Adobe® Flash® FLV, MPEG-4, and DivX®, as well as popular devices like Microsoft® Xbox®, Sony® PlayStation, Nintendo® Wii™, Apple® TV and Apple® iPad®. With Pinnacle Studio Ultimate, the world is your screen.
1 Video capture hardware required
2 Pinnacle Studio for iPad app not included
- Internet connection required for installation and updates
- Windows 10, Windows 8.x, Windows 7, 64-bit OS highly recommended
- Intel Core Duo 1.8 GHz, Core i3 or AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ 2.0 GHz or higher
- Intel Core i5 or i7 1.06 GHz or higher required for AVCHD & Intel Quick Sync Video support
- Intel Core i7 or AMD Athlon X4 or better for UHD or Multi-Camera editing
- 2 GB of RAM or higher, min. 4 GB for Windows 64-bit, 8+GB highly recommended for UHD or Multi-Camera editing
- DirectX 9 (or higher) graphics device with Pixel Shader 3.0 support like:
- NVIDIA GeForce 6 series or higher (CUDA enabled required for CUDA support)
- ATI X1000 series or higher
- Intel GMA X3000 series or higher
- 128 MB VGA VRAM
- Display resolution: 1024 x 768 or higher
- Windows-compatible sound card (multi-channel output required for surround preview)
- 8 GB HDD space for full installation
- Downloadable if DVD-ROM drive not available for installation
- DVD burner for creating DVD and AVCHD discs
- Capture from DV, HDV and Digital8 camcorders or VCRs (requires a FireWire port)
- Capture from analog camcorders, 8mm, HI 8, VHS, SVHS, VHS-C, SVHS-C, or VCRs (NTSC/PAL/SECAM) (requires Dazzle video hardware – sold separately)
- Import from AVCHD and other file based camcorders, digital still cameras, mobile devices and webcams
- Video: MVC, AVCHD, DV, HDV, AVI, MPEG-1/-2/-4, DivX, Flash, 3GP (MPEG-4, H.263), WMV, Non-encrypted DVD titles (incl. DVD-VR/+VR), QuickTime (DV, MJPEG, MPEG-4, H.264), DivX Plus MKV, XAVC, MXF, DVCPRO HD
- Audio: MP3, MPA, M4A, WAV, AMR, AC3, AAC, Vorbis, WMA
- Graphic: JPS, BMP, GIF, JPG, PCX, PSD, TGA, TIF, WMF, PNG, J2K
- AVCHD, DVD (DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+R or DVD+RW, dual layer)
- Apple iPod/iPhone/iPad/TV, Sony PSP/PS3/PS4, Nintendo Wii, Microsoft Xbox compatible formats
- DV, HDV, AVI, DivX, WMV, MPEG-1/-2/-4, Flash, 3GP, WAV, MP2, MP3, MP4, QuickTime, H.264, DivX Plus MKV, JPEG, TIF, TGA, BMP, XAVC S
- Dolby Digital 5.1-channel
- Requires purchase of a separate plug-in from within the product
- Requires Blu-ray Disc reader and/or burner
- Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Russian, Spanish and Swedish
Product specifications are subject to change without notice or obligation.
Works with Microsoft Windows 7, 8.x and 10