Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
Pinnacle Systems introduce free video editing software
Posted on 8-Jan-2008 12:04 | Tags Filed under: News


Pinnacle Systems introduce free video editing software
Pinnacle Systems, Inc. have announced a new video editing application called VideoSpin. The software application is free and the company thinks it will attract users who don't want to spend much time creating movies.

Since the public Beta version was launched in the Fall of 2007, VideoSpin has been used by nearly 60,000 consumers attracted by the simplicity of being able to quickly create entertaining videos and post them on the Web or email them to friends and family.

By leveraging the editing engine of its Pinnacle Studio software and making the editing process virtually foolproof, Pinnacle Systems believes it has filled a gap in the video editing industry.

With VideoSpin, users can create movies in minutes simply by dragging and dropping videos, pictures and music from their PC's hard drive onto the timeline and adding a few transitions and titles if they wish.

With the preview feature, users can check their movies after each change or they can wait until just prior to clicking on the “Make Movie” button. When the video is complete, it can be output in a common video format such as AVI, MPEG, RealVideo or Windows Media for viewing and sharing on a PC or a portable media device.

Videos can also be attached to an e-mail or uploaded directly to popular Web sites like YouTube or Yahoo! Video.

“In developing VideoSpin, we focused on putting the fun in video editing for consumers with all levels of experience by making it faster and easier than any other product on the market,” said Tanguy Leborgne, Pinnacle Systems Vice President of Worldwide Marketing. “Beta users tell us the tutorial is invaluable because it guides them through every step of the movie-making process and makes using the VideoSpin album, timeline and preview components easy to understand. Many of them have already posted their videos to the Web using the Beta version.”

The software is designed for Microsoft Windows XP with SP2, or Microsoft Windows Vista systems. The VideoSpin application will be available for download by the end of January at no charge.

VideoSpin comes with a 15-day trial of its Advanced Codec Pack to enable users to create and edit MPEG-2, MPEG-4/DivX files and to share videos on devices like the Apple iPod Video. Users can then purchase the pack for US$14.99 or continue using VideoSpin without these features when the trial is over.





More information: http://www.videospin.com...




comments powered by Disqus


Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Tipping? Please no!
Created by BlueShift, last reply by mattwnz on 24-May-2017 01:34 (86 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


Father banned from watching daughter's netball game: what you think of this?
Created by Rikkitic, last reply by gzt on 23-May-2017 20:51 (128 replies)
Pages... 7 8 9


Tailgaters?
Created by Linuxluver, last reply by Linuxluver on 23-May-2017 21:31 (92 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


ANZ Bank Anti Money Laundering
Created by kiwiharry, last reply by IcI on 23-May-2017 23:45 (25 replies)
Pages... 2


The President Of The USA: Donald Trump
Created by TimA, last reply by kingdragonfly on 23-May-2017 07:44 (4357 replies)
Pages... 289 290 291


Automate "Dumb" Heatpump
Created by Paul1977, last reply by neb on 23-May-2017 23:09 (40 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Can I record a Sky programme using my Panasonic hard disk recorder?
Created by PSLog, last reply by JimmyH on 21-May-2017 13:42 (34 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Bombing at Manchester concert, 19 dead
Created by Rikkitic, last reply by cadman on 24-May-2017 00:33 (32 replies)
Pages... 2 3