REVIEWS - Adobe Premiere Pro CS3 [OLDVERSION]ViewUserReviewsAverage Customer Rating3.5 out of 5Product FeatureThe ideal solution for capturing, editing, andqdelivering video content from start to finishStreamlines the entire video production process,qfrom direct-to-disk recording, through editing, tofinal deliveryEnjoy a complete capture-to-delivery workflowqwith included Adobe OnLocation CS3Experience unmatched Adobe applicationqintegrationAuthor to DVD and Blu-ray Disc and export AdobeqFlash projects to the web with included AdobeEncore CS3Read moreqProduct DescriptionAvailable for Windows and Intel-based Macs, Adobe Premiere Pro CS3 software is a start-to-finish solution forefficient video production that now delivers an even more powerful and streamlined editing experience,boasting features previously found only on expensive hardware-based editing systems such as: Real-timesecondary color correction, high-quality slow motion, and multicamera editing. Organize and find media assetseasily through multiple Project-panel view and intelligent file filtering. Advanced clip replacement features andreal-time audio playback of nested sequences allow you to edit more efficiently. In addition to these powerfulcapabilities, Adobe Premiere Pro CS3 now includes Adobe OnLocation CS3 (Windows only ) for direct-to-diskrecording and professional on-set monitoring and Adobe Encore CS3 to deliver your work virtually everywhereDVD, Blu-ray Disc, mobile devices and the web. Premiere Pro CS3 is optimized for Intel and AMD processors,providing fast, accurate, real-time performance. It also supports all major SD and HD formats enabling users totackle any project. Another new feature allows you to import, edit and deliver content quickly and efficientlywith true native editing directly from Panasonic P2 media. Adobe Premiere Pro retains key metadata from theP2 media, making it available within the project window. When you ve completed editing, export your work toP2 to allow playback on P2 equipment. Choose from a wide range of Mac and Windows workstations andcapture cards to build the editing system that meets your needs and budget. You can enhance your system andexpand your creative options with additional plug-ins, including many from Adobe After Effects software and viaintegration with CS3 Professional and Photoshop CS3 software. Read moreProduct DescriptionTell your story with maximum impact using Adobe Premiere Pro CS3 software, the start-to-finish solution for
efficient video production that now includes Adobe Encore CS3 and Adobe OnLocation CS3, formerly theaward-winning DV Rack HD. Save time from on-set capture using Adobe OnLocation through to output, expandyour creative options via integration with Adobe After Effects CS3 Professional and Photoshop, and deliver yourcontent to DVD, Blu-ray Disc, the web, and mobile devices.The powerful editing, finishing, and delivery tools in Adobe Premiere Pro are now available on both Mac andWindows operating systems.Capture, Edit, and Deliver to Video, DVD and the WebAdobe Premiere Pro CS3 software, available for both Mac and Windows, streamlines the entire video productionprocess, from direct-to-disk recording, through editing, to final delivery for tape, disc, the web, and mobiledevices.Adobe Premiere Pro CS3 redefines productivity and flexibility for capturing, editing, and delivering videocontent. Video professionals want to concentrate on storytelling--not on the nuts and bolts of production--andAdobe Premiere Pro CS3 frees you to focus on telling your story. Maximize image quality and work faster duringshoots by using Adobe OnLocation CS3 software (requires Windows and Boot Camp for Mac ), included withAdobe Premiere Pro, to calibrate cameras, monitor video signals, and record directly to disk--all during theshoot. Edit every major video format from DV to HD and beyond with Adobe Premiere Pro CS3. Improveefficiency and creativity with new workflow and new visual effects features. Save time and expand creativeoptions through tight integration with other Adobe software, including Adobe After Effects CS3 and AdobePhotoshop CS3.Adobe Encore CS3 software, now included with Adobe Premiere Pro CS3, lets you author once, and then outputto Blu-ray Disc, DVD, and Flash SWF for the web. Adobe Premiere Pro supports additional delivery platformsincluding Flash and mobile devices, letting you reach the widest audience possible.Audience BenefitCorporate and government video producers--Adobe Premiere Pro CS3 provides the tools you need toensure excellent production values while working quickly to stay on schedule. Edit with precise control, addstunning effects, and move content smoothly to Adobe After Effects CS3 Professional and Photoshop for evenmore creative control. Streamline the review process with Adobe Clip Notes, and output to multiple formatsquickly and easily to reach more people everywhere. Adobe Premiere Pro CS3 lets you communicate withhigh-quality video and imagery, even with tight budgets and looming deadlines.
Export Adobe Encore CS3 projects as DVD, Blu-ray Disc, or Flash. When you export as Flash, Encore generatesHTML, FLV, and SWF files that provide DVD-style chapter selection, playback, and interactivity through the FlashPlayer.Event videographers--Small crews and tight deadlines mean you need to work fast, even while clientsdemand higher and higher production values. Adobe Premiere Pro CS3 lets you capture events directly to discwith included Adobe OnLocation CS3; work fast with precision editing tools, including support for editingmulticam shots; create compelling effects via tight integration with Adobe After Effects CS3 Professional andPhotoshop CS3; and use the included copy of Adobe Encore CS3 to deliver content however your clients need it,whether on DVD, Blu-Ray Disc, the web, or mobile devices.Independent filmmakers--Your passion is storytelling. Your challenge is finding the right software to handleevery aspect of the production process and deliver Hollywood-quality imagery. Adobe Premiere Pro CS3 meetsthis need with a complete toolset for capturing footage direct-to-disc, editing imagery and creating titles inpost-production, producing DVDs, and delivering web-ready content to promote your films on the Internet. Andwith the included video workshop and training materials, youll have help through every stage of production.Post-production boutiques--Enjoy advanced editing tools as well as the uncompromised image quality andreal-time performance you need in professional broadcast and film post-production. Work with all major formats,enjoy powerful effects and media management tools, get unparalleled integration with Adobe After Effects CS3Professional and Photoshop software, and increase efficiency with workflow enhancements such as Adobe ClipNotes. With Adobe Premiere Pro CS3 and Adobe Encore CS3, you can deliver your work in the format your clientneeds, from Adobe Flash Video through DVD and Blu-ray Disc to uncompressed HD.Educators and students--Adobe Premiere Pro CS3 offers a complete set of post-production tools that let youhandle all aspects of filmmaking and post-production cost effectively, from capturing and editing footage tocreating titles, DVDs, and promotional materials such as websites that feature video content. Use flexible toolsto express your creativity, work with any file format on both Windows and Macintosh platforms, and deliveryour work across multiple media.Whats New in Adobe Premiere Pro CS3KDVD and Blu-ray Disc output with included Adobe Encore CS3Create DVD and Blu-ray Disc content with Adobe Encore CS3 software, now included with Adobe Premiere ProCS3. Work with the same Encore authoring interface and features used to create standard-definition DVDs.Author once, deliver twice: Automatically convert your high-definition Blu-ray Disc projects to
standard-definition DVDs.High-quality slow motion with time remappingCreate dramatic slow- and fast-motion effects without exporting clips to another application. With precisekeyframe control, real-time feedback, and excellent quality from advanced frame blending, you can slow thingsdown without compromising quality. Or generate even better in-between frames through pixel-motion analysiswith the Timewarp effect.Direct-to-disc recording with included Adobe OnLocation CS3Save tape and time by eliminating capture from your production process. Record SD and HD video directly todisc using Adobe OnLocation CS3 software, included with Adobe Premiere Pro CS3. Instantly review each shotwithout shuttling tape. Adobe OnLocation automatically detects and flags problems to provide the best results.Adobe Encore CS3 projects for the webWith one click, easily create Adobe Flash versions of your DVD and Blu-ray Disc projects for the web. Use AdobeEncore CS3 to create Flash content, complete with DVD interactivity and menus, without learning Flashprogramming.Multiple project windows with smart file searchFind files faster with search tools that instantly update their results list as you type. Sort and organize assetsinto multiple project windows, each with its own graphical or text view setting. Display and handle media files,making project management easier and more efficient.Professional on-set monitoring with Adobe OnLocation CS3Maximize camera image quality during shoots by using Adobe OnLocation CS3 to quickly calibrate your camera,check levels, and monitor your signal. Use simple tools that function like their hardware equivalents to getresults quickly and easily. The virtual reference monitor, waveform monitor, vectorscope, and audio spectrumanalyzer help you avoid problems and improve quality on location.Create stunning slow-motion and other retiming effects directly in the timeline by setting and moving TimeRemapping keyframe markers.Improve the look of your video with the Three-Way color corrector and the other precision color-correction tools inAdobe Premiere Pro.Improved editing efficiencyWork faster with powerful and flexible editing tools. Play video with nested audio sequences in real timewithout rendering. Replace any clip in the timeline with a new clip while preserving the replaced clips editingattributes and settings. Use shortcuts to switch between workspace panels and save time.
Output for mobile devicesMake your video viewable on the latest delivery platforms. Encode video for delivery to cell phones and othermobile devices, and simulate playback on those devices to check video quality. Download profile updates tosimulate the latest devices.Flash Video export with markers converted to cue pointsEncode video and audio for Flash projects and web playback with direct Flash Video (FLV) export. AdobePremiere Pro CS3 timeline markers become Flash cue points that trigger interactivity and navigation. CreateFlash Video with ease.Improve efficiency and incorporate a tapeless workflow during shoots by using Adobe OnLocation CS3 to monitoryour cameras video signal and record it directly to a computer hard drive.Additional FeaturesEfficient tools for creative editingCreate high-quality visual and editorial effects directly within the editing timeline. Generate slow motion andother time-remapping effects with precise keyframe control and real-time feedback. Add color correction,lighting and other effects, audio filters, and more with fast, flexible, and built-in tools. Edit footage frommulticam shoots with ease and precision.Comprehensive video format compatibilityWork with the formats you want. Edit all standard- or high-definition formats, from DV through HDV, to HD andbeyond (some formats may require additional hardware).Broad range of supporting hardware and software for Mac and WindowsChoose from a wide range of Mac and Windows workstations and capture cards to build the editing system thatexactly meets your needs and budget. Enhance your system with additional plug-ins, including many fromAdobe After Effects software.DVD and Blu-ray Disc output with included Adobe Encore CS3Create DVD and Blu-ray Disc content with Adobe Encore CS3 software, now included with Adobe Premiere ProCS3. Work with the same Encore authoring interface and features used to create standard-definition DVDs.Author once, deliver twice: Automatically convert your high-definition Blu-ray Disc projects to
standard-definition DVDs.Superior integration with other Adobe applicationsMake the leading still and motion graphics applications, Adobe Photoshop and After Effects, part of an efficientpost-production workflow. Import and animate Photoshop layers. Automatically create Photoshop files thatmatch the current projects frame size and aspect ratio. Drag and drop or copy and paste clips and timelinesbetween Adobe Premiere Pro CS3 and After Effects CS3 Professional.Direct-to-disc recording with included Adobe OnLocation CS3Save tape and time by eliminating capture from your production process. Record SD and HD video directly todisc using Adobe OnLocation CS3 software, included with Adobe Premiere Pro CS3. Instantly review each shotwithout shuttling tape. Adobe OnLocation automatically detects and flags problems to provide the best results.Professional on-set monitoring with Adobe OnLocation CS3Maximize camera image quality during shoots by using Adobe OnLocation CS3 to quickly calibrate your camera,check levels, and monitor your signal. Use simple tools that function like their hardware equivalents to getresults quickly and easily. The virtual reference monitor, waveform monitor, vectorscope, and audio spectrumanalyzer help you avoid problems and improve quality on location.Delivery to the web and mobile devicesMake your video viewable on todays and tomorrows delivery platforms. Export as Adobe Flash Video (FLV).Easily convert DVD projects complete with menus to Flash SWF files for web playback. Encode for delivery tocell phones and other mobile devices, and emulate playback on those devices to check playback quality.Accelerated client review and approval with Adobe Clip NotesExpedite review cycles and avoid miscommunication with Adobe Clip Notes. Embed video into an Adobe PDFfile, e-mail the file to your client to review and add timecode-specific comments, and then view commentsmapped to the Adobe Premiere Pro CS3 timeline.Multicam editingView multiple video tracks from a multiple-camera shoot, easily sync via timecode, and edit by switchingbetween tracks in real time. Rerecord sections of your edit, make fine adjustments using all the standardtimeline editing tools, and easily adjust color correction across multiple shots, even after editing.Accelerated client review and approval with Adobe Clip NotesExpedite review cycles and avoid miscommunication with Adobe Clip Notes. Embed video into an Adobe PDFfile, e-mail the file to your client to review and add timecode-specific comments, and then view commentsmapped to the Adobe Premiere Pro CS3 timeline.Mac OS X compatibilityUse Adobe Premiere Pro CS3 on the latest Intel based Macintosh computers.AAF and EDL import/exportExchange project metadata with major video, film, and audio applications via industry-standard AdvancedAuthoring Format (AAF), AAF with Edit Protocol, and Edit Decision List (EDL) files (AAF import/export forWindows only).Comprehensive VTR supportControl video decks through RS-422 and RS-232 serial protocols or FireWire for precise batch capturing,recapturing, and insert editing.File management with Adobe BridgeWork more efficiently by using Adobe Bridge CS3 to search for and access your project files, preview and applysettings, run batch processes, and tag assets with XMP metadata. Read more