List of the Best Video Editing Software of

List of the Best Video Editing Software

When you are about to plunge into the world of creative video editing, the first question that might pop up is which application do I select to start your journey! Video Editing needs a jump start and its very difficult to get the knack of using the applications available for grading and touching up the videos.

There are loads of software that help you to achieve your expectations by editing or touching up videos. Below are a set of the best video editing software of 2011. The list includes both free and premium applications.

  • Cyberlink power Director 11
  • Avid Liquid
  • Windows Movie Maker
  • VirtualDub
  • Pinnacle VideoSpin
  • Apple iMovie
  • Corel VideoStudio Pro X4
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Magix Movie Editor Pro
  • VideoPad
  • Roxio Creator
  • Sony Vegas Movie Studio
  • Apple Finalcut Pro X
  • ShowBiz DVD

List of the Best Video Editing Softwares of 2011

List of the best free video editing software

  1. iMovie for Mac: iMovie is a freely available application for Mac operation system. The application is available along with the operating system.
  2. Windows Movie maker:  Windows movie maker is an amazing and simple video editing software that is freely available for download.
  3. VirtualDub: VirtualDub is a video capture/processing utility for 32-bit and 64-bit Windows platforms, licensed under the GNU General Public License (GPL).  It lacks the editing power of a general-purpose editor such as Adobe Premiere, but is streamlined for fast linear operations over video
  4. VideoPad: VideoPad is a very light weight yet easy to use video editing software. Even though it does not provide high end features, it could serve you with simple yet effective features.

List of the best  Premium video editing software

  1. Cyberlink Power Director 11: CyberLink PowerDirector Ultra is a complete video editor with which you can create colorful video presentations, mixing all sorts of multimedia elements: videos, images, transition effects, clipart, text layers and, of course, a custom background soundtrack.
  2. Adobe Premiere: An advanced and powerful video editing tool from Adobe. It also has the advantage of using dowloadable third party plugins and filters that helps you take the experience a  step further.
  3. Apple FinalCut Pro X: Final Cut Pro X includes the key sound &video  editing and color grading features from Final Cut Studio, so now you can use a single application for the entire post-production workflow. Do even more with Motion and Compressor, also available from the Mac App Store.
  4. Corel® VideoStudio® Pro X4 is the powerful, creative and easy way to take your video footage from shoot to show—fast. Quickly load, organize and trim SD or HD video clips. Cut together your production from templates and get creative with effects, music, titles, transitions and more.
  5. Sony Vegas Video Studio: Vegas Movie Studio Platinum Edition software has everything needed to produce spectacular HD movies. You can edit video in nearly any format including HDV and AVCHD. Included are innovative stereoscopic 3D tools, powerful features for video composting, color correction, and soundtrack creation for feature-film results in your home studio. Use the surround sound mixing tools to create 5.1 soundtracks.
  6. Avid Liquid: Avid Liquid is a professional video editing software that can be purchased from the hyperlink provided here.
  7. Pinnacle VideoSpin: is a popular and very impressive video editing tool that is very feature rich, helping you to touchup, grade and edit videos in a professional manner.
  8. Magix Movide Editor Pro: offers everything you need to create impressive movies: compatibility with all standard camcorders, intuitive editing tools, detailed audio dubbing and much more. Try out the software with a 30 days free trial available on their website.
  9. Roxio Creator: Edit and create high quality videos in DVD and HQ quality.
  10. ShowBiz DVD: is a simple yet powerful software application that has everything you need to edit home videos and create professional looking DVDs.

Take Home: All of the above list are great software that works great, its up to you  decide which one to use. Let me know which is your favorite application. Hope you will enjoy the List of the Best Video Editing Software


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