Latest News regarding Pinnacle Studio 20, S19, S18 / S16 (and AVID)
What is Pinnacle Studio 20 (former AVID Studio / S16-S19) ?
Pinnacle Studio 20 ULTIMATEPinnacle Studio 19 allows you to transform your HD and 3D videos and multimedia (photos and audio files) into multimedia experiences, also known as non linear video editing system. It contains sophisticated photo and video correction tools, a library that organizes all media in one place, a variable tracks number (6, 24 or unlimited, depending on the version) in the timeline for special effects. Powered by a new native 64-bit architecture, Pinnacle Studio lets you make the most of your computer’s processing power and memory for faster multi-track rendering. Pinnacle Studio 18 Ultimate lets you create breathtaking movies with support for 4K Ultra HD video. In-depth training materials get you started quickly. Integrated disc authoring has been redesigned and a variety of export formats make it easy to share your production. A new feature allows you to export directly to major social networks (YouTube, FaceBook and Vimeo). In addition, enjoy the live capture as well as 4K Ultra HD support, iZotope Music & Speech Cleaner precision editing system.Blu-Ray authoring is fully integrated. More than 1500 2D/3D transitions, effects and templates are available, as well as Red Giant filmmaker's toolkit and motion graphics toolkit.
Key Features
  • See results sooner with up to 10x faster video rendering, thanks to Smart-Rendering system
  • Optimized for Intel 6th generation processor
  • unlimited tracks with frame accuracy in HD and/or 3D advanced stereoscopic
  • Record directly from your screen with Live Screen Capture (depending on version) (Enhanced)
  • Enhance sound quality with iZotope Music & Speech Cleaner
  • Create Dolby 5.1 surround Blu-ray DVD discs and export to your favorite digital devices and formats
  • Audio Ducking automatically balances dialog and background sound (depending on version)
  • Import clips and projects from Pinnacle Studio for iPad
  • native 64-bit
  • 4K Ultra HD video support (depending on version)
  • NVIDIA / CUDA hardware acceleration
  • Hardware Acceleration Intel ® Quick Sync Video
  • Import, editing and export stereoscopic 3D
  • Depth control for 3D stereoscopic parallax effect
  • Sophisticated movie editing tools, including markers and keyframes
  • Ability to import and export in the cloud (Box) with 50 GB of free space (25 +25)
  • An impressive number of effects (from 1500 to 2000 according to version)
  • Supports NVIDIA 3D Vision Advanced
  • Dual display (source and timeline) in the interface (depending on version)
  • Multi-camera editing for 2, 4 or 6 cameras (depending on version) (Enhanced)
  • Number of tracks varying from 6 to unlimited in the timeline (depending on version)
  • Expansion modules and plug-ins (RedGiant depending on version)
  • Media management library to organize videos, photos, and audio files
  • Media editor to apply corrections or effects to videos, photos, and audio
  • Motion Titler for adding animated graphics and text
  • Audio tools for sound quality
  • 5.1 surround sound import/export functionality
  • AVCHD burning: DVD and Blu-ray disc authoring and burning tools (depending on version)
  • Easily archive and restore your work with Project Packages
  • Stop Motion Animation
  • Author DVDs with new menu templates
  • HEVC (H.265) import
  • Easy Track Transparency (depending on version)
  • Motion Tracking (depending on version)
  • 360° video editing (depending on version)
  • New effects from NewBlue(depending on version)
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What users do with Pinnacle Studio 20 (former AVID Studio / S16-S19)

Do you have video you done with Pinnacle Studio 19 ULTIMATE, Studio 19 PLUS, or Studio 19 or 16/17/18 or AVID Studio ? And you would like to show it to other people ?
Contact us and we will publish here the video we most liked....



Johnny Remans  uses a panasonic HDC HS700 with Pinnacle Studio 17, to create a 80 minutes rock opera movie, using keying, etc... Have a look to the teaser ...

Videoman3857 , propose to learn how to make such kind of effect using Pinnacle Studio 17. Have a look, and if you are interested, let's learn how to do this, by following the tutorial which will be published on our website in few days...

micmarti , an experienced user of Pinnacle Studio and its add-ons, sent us this video made with Studio 16 and its effects. The challenge: Summarize in a three minutes (maximum) "few" years of professional activity.

Since this is a retrospective, some documents are quite old. They were converted from vhs quality, this certainly explains the quality of some extracts.

originalmissourial is the first one to start this serie of video edited with AVID Studio. It's very original, which shows us what kind of trick you can perform with Avid Studio (watch in HD for better effect) ...