Serif MoviePlus X5 HD (Windows $79.99) Home PC users looking for a fun and affordable way to edit, enhance and share videos of life’s special moments can benefit from the new MoviePlus X5, which launches on 7th February. This powerful yet easy-to-use video editor from Serif, the award-winning design, publishing and creative software developer, helps anyone wanting to produce video content – whether they own a digital camcorder, flash pocket camera, mobile phone, smart phone or another video capable device. MoviePlus X5 is perfect for novices who want to create movies and slideshows of weddings, birthdays, graduation ceremonies, holidays, sporting events and other personal occasions in stunning HD. Beginners will be inspired by the simple storyboard for creating polished movies with ease whilst the more experienced users will love the powerful unlimited timeline for greater control.
Video enthusiasts on a budget will appreciate MoviePlus X5’s powerful features and competitive price point. Those with video editing experience under their belt will also be attracted by an intelligent smart ‘proxy’ engine when editing footage, Blu-ray Disc™ and AVCHD™ DVD burning, unlimited tracks for video and audio, keyframe controls, blend modes and over 200 video and audio effects.
New and improved features of MoviePlus X5 include:
- Advanced support for HD video – working with HD videos is now faster than ever with an improved smart ‘proxy’ engine and the ability to prioritise processes working in the background.
- Blu-ray Disc and AVCHD DVD burning – preserve your memories in high definition by burning movies to Blu-ray Disk or an AVCHD DVD directly from the software.
- New tools and effects – the new multi-trim dialog trims and splits video and audio into many separate clips. New effects have also been added to reduce video noise and camera shake.
- Usability enhancements – finding audio and video clips is quicker than ever before with Media Pane sorting and customisable keyboard shortcuts speed up user work flow.
- Improved user interface – the contemporary new look with intuitive panes makes it easier to find the tools needed to produce remarkable results in minutes.