Sony Vegas Movie Studio 9 is a powerful and at the same time handy in work videographer for nonlinear montage SD, DV and HDV files for amateurs (earlier this program was called ScreenBlast MovieStudio). Just connect your digital or video camera to the computer to capture video tape footage.
This program allows to create professional clips and films, add different effects, digital signatures, musical illustration and also create slide shows (presentations).
One of the distinguishing features of Sony Vegas Movie Studio is its non-standard interface, which allows you to see all the necessary tools any time and not spend time lookng for them in menu. Once your footage is captured, you can edit it by selecting a clip and dragging it onto the editing timeline, where you can apply effects, titles and transitions with ease. Here you can find more than 500 video effects and transitions included, which allow you to make stylized movies.
This program is provided with new projects’ import/export tools and there is a possibility that lets you publish video films directly from the program to YouTube. Vegas Movie Studio package also includes special version of Cinescore Studio program. Using it you can manage the sound and there is a set of music themes for sound tracks creation. Creating DVDs is equally achievable for the novice, thanks to the inclusion of DVD Architect Studio 4.5. This is a comprehensive DVD authoring program complete with slick menu templates that put many store-bought movies to shame. The package includes more than 40 different DVD themes, which should ensure the menu matches your footage. In summary, Sony Vegas Movie Studio 9 offers plenty of features and functionality for the first-time videographer, with an emphasis on ease of use.
- Powerful and handy.
- Wide range of creation tools.
- Non-standard, easy customizable interface.
- Cinescore Studio and DVD Architect Studio 4.5 embedded.
- Direct films’ publishing to YouTube
- Not free