Pinnacle Studio™ 21: Top Reasons to Buy

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  1. NEW! Split Screen video for a faster, streamlined workflow.

Pinnacle Studio 21 includes amazing new features that streamline your movie making experience. Show multiple videos streams simultaneously with the new Split Screen Video. Easily drag and drop your media to create impressive movies or to share the highlights from a recent trip. Start with our pre-designed templates or create your own custom template with the Split Screen template creator.

  1. NEW! Create your own Templates!

Kickstart your next video project with Montage templates that provide preset themes—weddings, sports, holidays, sci-fi, comics and more—and get fast, pro-level results in just a few clicks. Now, new to Pinnacle Studio, create your own templates and fast-track future projects! Create and add standard introductions and exits to your videos for a consistent experience across all of your productions. And, once your video is completed on the timeline, easily save that style by selecting File, and then Save Movie as Template. The simply select your media the next time you decide to use this template--it’s as easy as drag-and-drop!  

  1. NEW redesigned user interface, with precise, pro like controls

Pinnacle Studio 21 delivers simplicity and total control, in an elegant new user interface, with no compromise on power.  Quickly access the tools you need, and get the power and precision you crave. Redesigned with the editor in mind, Pinnacle Studio 21 brings you sophisticated tools in a new modern and customizable interface, offering you total flexibility to edit like a pro. Edit HD video the six-track timeline. Customize your workspace with new detachable windows and control effects right down to the keyframe. Pinnacle Studio is better than ever, offering the control, power and precision you need to edit like a pro

  1. NEW Effects and music you’ll wonder how you lived without!

Add polish to your next video with over 1,500 effects, animated titles and transitions. Correct common problems like removing red eye and enhancing color, and save your most-used effects to your Favorite section to make it easy to find them and use them again. Identify the perfect music track to compliment your movie with music from ScoreFitter and access a selection of royalty-free soundtracks that automatically adjusts to fit the length of your movie. Then, add the final touches with brand new Motion 3D titles and choose from an expanded selection of titling options that will make your audience feel like they’re watching a big-screen blockbuster!

  1. NEW Exciting Extras that will rock your next project!

Create big-screen style animations frame by frame and go well beyond basic video editing with Stop Motion Animation. Just plug in your camera and tap into the processing power and unique lens capabilities of your camera directly from Pinnacle Studio. Easily sync and combine 2 cameras for more dynamic videos in the Multi-Camera Editor and select the angle you want to show as your video plays! Screen your footage, switch angles and automatically align clips with Audio Syncing. Combine your multi-camera results with the Picture-in-Picture effect to add excitement to your movie. Next: just add popcorn and sit back to enjoy your new video!

  1. Optimized for the latest technologies and formats.

Get the performance you expect from a pro-quality video editor with Pinnacle Studio’s powerful 64-bit performance. Work with video from iPhone® 6 and other new-generation cameras with support for VFR  video. Output to a range of popular formats, even formats compatible to share on your favorite mobile device!

  1. Share with your friends and family - online, on disc or on device.

When you’re done editing and ready to share, you can export to disc, share your footage directly to Facebook, YouTube or Vimeo, or output your video to one of many popular formats to view on your favorite device. Give your video the packaging it deserves and create high-quality DVD’s with themed menus, sub-menus and chapters. Pinnacle Studio 21 includes 20+ stylish and customizable templates so you can quickly create a top-notch, personalized DVD to share with friends and family. It’s easier than ever to burn to DVD, AVCHD and Blu-ray* disc. With Pinnacle Studio, the whole world is your screen.

*Blu-ray disc burning plugin is available for purchase


  1. Get the most out of Pinnacle Studio!

New to Pinnacle Studio, seeking inspiration, or looking to master a new technique? Join all of the hobbyists, business professionals and filmmakers and get the most out of Pinnacle Studio. Access video tutorials on specific techniques and projects, find tips and tricks and surf our blogs for community insight directly from the Welcome tab in Pinnacle Studio. Subscribe to our YouTube channel (PinnacleStudioLife) or follow us on Facebook for more information and inspiration!  Join our active community and connect with other users and ask questions in the community forum—you’ll be surprised how much information is out there!




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