Pinnacle Studio is a video editor and a screen recorder bundled in to a single application. The program, which is made by Corel, is a great choice, not just for professional photographers, but also for hobbyists video editors.
For a video editor, it has a user-friendly interface, which is actually one of the best designed ones. You can start editing videos in Pinnacle Studio in just three steps.
First you need to add a video, and the importer tool can be used for this. You can import multiple videos or photos and merge them into a single video, or add one video and work on it. You can connect your mobile phone or a camera to record videos in Pinnacle Studio, and use them as the source for your editing project.
There are tons of effects, transitions, sound effects, montages, titles, disc menus, etc packed in the program, so you have a plethora of choices to select from. Once you have added some media to the Pinnacle Studio library, you can click on them to see a preview of the selected content in the built-in media player, on the right side of the interface.
You can add the movies and photos to the timeline by dragging them from the library. This is where you can rearrange the media, in the order they will appear in your final result.
Pinnacle Studio has a Smart Movie option, which can automatically create a video, based on the media files which you selected.
You can of course manually add the effects, adjust the audio track, etc and also edit the video using the built in Video Editor, in Pinnacle Studio. This editor has a lot of options including customizing the cropping, adding text, adjusting the rotation, angle, picture-in-picture support, and more.
There are over 1,500+ effects, titles including 3D titles, and templates included in the application for free.
Pinnacle Studio can save your edited videos in the following video formats: AVI, AVCHD, DV, DVD (DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+R or DVD+RW, dual layer) HDV, DivX, DivX Plus, H.264MKV, MP4, MPEG-1/-2/-4, Flash, 3GP, audio formats such as WMV, WAV, MP2, MP3, , , and the edited photos in the JPEG, TIF, TGA, BMP image formats.