Cyberlink PowerDirector 17 Ultra
Video Editing Software for Total Creative Control
PowerDirector delivers professional-grade video editing and production for creators of all levels. Whether you’re editing in 360˚, Ultra HD 4K or even the latest online media formats, PowerDirector remains the definitive Windows video editing solution for anyone, whether they are beginners or professionals.
Creativity Made Easy
Express Video Creation
With Express Projects, you can pick from a huge range of ready-made templates complete with effects, transitions, animations, and music. From there it’s simply a matter of adding your clips to the timeline and clicking ‘Produce’!
Action Camera Center
Everything you need to edit, correct and enhance your action footage. The essential toolkit for working with action camera footage.
Simplified Color Adjustment
One-click Color Correction
TrueTheater Color instantly optimizes hues and vibrancy in your video for a true-to-life appearance. PowerDirector is the best video editing software for quick professional-grade color correction.
Intelligent Color Match
Scenes filmed with different cameras can have very different exposure and color looks. Color Match lets you standardize color through different clips with the click of a button.
Color Grading like the Pros
Look-up tables (LUTs) are a useful and quick method that pro videographers use to match footage from one source to another, in order to achieve a particular effect throughout a video.
Precision Video Editing Features
Customizable Design Tools
To create professional videos you need to be in complete control. PowerDirector helps you to do just that. Customize your Windows video editing software to create the best editing environment for your project.
Multi-key Sampling Chroma Key Editing
Now you can perform Hollywood-style green screen editing thanks to an improved chroma key engine and multi-key color sampling.
Frame-by-frame Motion Tracking
Ensure 100% accurate object tracking accuracy in your video clips with the granular control of frame-by-frame motion tracking.
Integrated Video Collages & MultiCam Editing
The intuitive MultiCam Designer allows you to synchronize and switch between footage shot from different cameras.
Choose to produce a single video, or use Video Collage Designer to create a stunning, totally customizable collage complete with animated openings and endings. Use one of our existing templates, or create your own to save and reuse on different projects. Easy integration makes PowerDirector the best video editing software for collages.
Professional Grade Features & Performance
Pre-cut long clips into short, reusable segments that you can use repeatedly throughout multiple projects.
Nested Video Editing
Add and edit multiple projects in the same video project for more efficient editing and effortless creativity.
Creative Video Blending
Merge different video clips together to create unique, eye-catching scenes and effects.
Best Matched Profile
Best Matched Profile helps you select the video profile that best suits your video based on the source clips. It makes producing high-quality videos a breeze.
True360 Video Editing
Import equirectangular footage, create a True360™ project, edit with a full range of design tools, then export in 360º format.
360˚ Video Stabilization
Shaky video footage is virtually unavoidable when shooting with a 360º camera. Our 360º VR stabilization technology powers the best video editing software for mind-blowing VR videos, free of shakes and stutters, in next to no time!
360˚ Titles & PiP Objects
Apply specially designed 360˚ titles and PiP objects that remove warping and distortion in your 360˚ projects.
True360 View Designer
Use 360˚ video footage to create standard video projects. It’s like you’ve filmed a scene with multiple cameras from multiple angles.
Faster Rendering & Production
PowerDirector has held the title of world’s fastest video editing software for several versions. Powered by the 64-bit TrueVelocity engine and with the support of OpenCL, multi-GPGPU acceleration and latest hardware acceleration technology, making PowerDirector video editing software among the best for HD and 4K video rendering.
Most Complete Format Support
PowerDirector supports end-to-end Windows video editing of 4K and 2K UltraHD video formats. With resolution up to 3840 x 2160, you can create crystal clear videos at resolutions four times higher than FullHD. PowerDirector also supports popular formats like JPEG, PNG, and GIF as well as a host of RAW profiles and the latest HEIC file format.
Plug-ins & Effects
Never find yourself lacking creative inspiration, or being unable to fulfill your artistic visions with unlimited access to an ever-growing collection of premium plug-ins and content. Select from a huge collection of themed animated titles, effects and PiP objects to enhance your projects.
Premium Creative Design Packs
CyberLink’s unique creative design packs are the ultimate film-making accessory and some of the best of any video editing software. Each pack includes a range of themed title effects, transitions, PiP objects, or project templates to speed up the creative process or provide an extra creative spark.
Professional Effects & Sound Packs for Video
Bring a more cinematic tone to your videos with more 3rd party plug-ins from world-renowned sources such as NewBlueFX, proDAD and BorisFX.
Exclusive Background Music Tracks & Sound Effects
PowerDirector also includes a wide array of useful professional sound effect clips and background music tracks that can help you add the finishing touches to any production, ready to upload to YouTube!