REVIEWS - Adobe Premiere Pro 2.0 [OLD VERSION]ViewUserReviewsAverage Customer Rating3.5 out of 5Product FeatureEdit multiple-camera shoots quickly and easily.qView multiple video tracks from a multicam shoot,and edit by switching between tracks in real time.Create high-quality, menu-driven DVDs directlyqfrom the Adobe Premiere Pro timeline.Capture and edit HDV content in its original formatqwith no conversion or quality loss.Maintain maximum image quality with subtle andqdramatic changes to color, contrast, and exposure,free of the banding and artifacts caused by lowerbit-depth processing.Read moreqProduct DescriptionMake every frame count with Adobe Premiere Pro 2.0 software, the essential tool for professional video editing.Capture and edit virtually any format, from DV to uncompressed HD, and output to tape, DVD, and the web.Unparalleled integration with other Adobe applications removes production bottlenecks, freeing time so youcan focus on the highest production values to tell your story. Work with any format. Adobe Premiere Pro 2.0supports all standard and high-definition formats, including DV, Digital Betacam, HDV, HDCAM, DVCPRO HD,and D5 HD (some formats may require additional hardware). Adobe Premiere Pro 2.0 sets new standards forefficient digital filmmaking. Read moreProduct DescriptionAdobe Premiere Pro 2.0 software sets new standards for digital filmmaking so you can make every frame count.Providing the tightest integration with Adobe After Effects and Adobe Photoshop, and native support for HDV,SD, and HD, Adobe Premiere Pro effortlessly fits into high-end effects and editing work flows. Its rich set ofadvanced editing and effects tools ensures that you can produce whatever you imagine, and new time- andspace-saving features help make you more productive. If you work in post services, in-house post production,videography, or multimedia services, Adobe Premiere Pro 2.0 delivers a rich feature set that enables you to tellyour stories with the highest possible production values.
Edit multiple-camera shoots quickly and easily with Premiere Pro 2.0. View multiple video tracks from a multicamshoot, and edit by switching between tracks in real time.Expedite reviews with Adobe Clip Notes. Embed video into a PDF file, e-mail the file to your client to review withtimecode-specific comments, and then view comments mapped to the timeline.Create high-quality, menu-driven DVDs directly from the Adobe Premiere Pro timeline. Make full-resolution,interactive DVDs for digital dailies, test discs, or final delivery.Browse, organize, and preview content files, and then drag and drop what you need from Adobe Bridge. Search byor edit XMP metadata such as keywords, language, and format.Take a tour of Adobe Premiere Pro 2.0.Edit Everything with ConfidenceWith Adobe Premiere Pro 2.0, youre ready for editing, no matter how demanding the project. HD, SD, HDV, andDV -- every major standard and high-definition video format (including DV, Digital Betacam, HDV, HDCAM, and
D5) is within your reach, with no compromise on quality, features, or performance. That means youre free towork with whatever media best meets your requirements in terms of budget, creative expectations, andintended delivery medium.Using native support for the AJA Xena HS card for real-time HD encoding, Premiere Pro 2.0 captures from andlays off to any HD-SDI VTR or device. With six channels of AES and embedded audio I/O, plus full-resolution SDand HD playback, Premiere Pro 2.0 and AJA Xena HS combine to provide a complete, full-featured capture anddelivery solution for all HD and SD formats. Whether capturing from or laying back to Digi-Beta or D5, PremierePro 2.0 and the AJA Xena HS card are the perfect combination to accommodate diverse post-production workflows.Putting HD resolution within reach of even the most modest budget, HDV has rapidly become a popularacquisition format. With Premiere Pro 2.0, you now have a full-featured editing environment for HDV withsupport for logging, batch capture, trimming, and editing in native HDV format so there is no conversion orquality loss. Plus, Premiere Pro 2.0 supports the most popular HDV-format cameras and VTRs, including themost popular Sony and JVC models. Premiere Pro 2.0 also streamlines the process of encoding video and audiofor your Macromedia Flash projects with new Flash Video (FLV) export. This allows you to create compact,vector-based SWF animations that include sophisticated text animations and shape morphing.Expanding Your CreativityPremiere Pro 2.0 delivers a comprehensive and powerful set of professional editing tools, including new supportfor multi-cam editing, enhanced color support, and GPU-accelerated rendering. This leading application alsoopens a whole new level of professional production by supporting the editing of multiple-camera shoots. Thenew quad-view monitor provides simultaneous display of up to four synchronized source tracks, plus a real-timepreview of the switched output. Drop into Record mode and youll be able to switch between source tracks inreal time to create a sequence containing the edited footage from each of the cameras. Making adjustments iseasy. Simply record the desired changes, and Premiere Pro 2.0 updates your edited sequence automatically.The clips can then be edited as usual with any effects, titles, and other tools available in Premiere Pro 2.0.Premiere Pro 2.0 introduces numerous enhancements to ensure that color in your video productions is as trueto life as possible. For starters, Premiere Pro 2.0 provides new color correction tools that are optimized fordifferent tasks, such as luma correction and limiting. For fine adjustments, the three-way color correctorprovides precise control over shadows, midtones, and highlights. Use primary and secondary color correctiontools to match shots, change colors, correct exposure errors, and modify highlights, midtones, and shadowsacross clips, sequences, or entire projects. Whether working with 8-bit, 10-bit, or 16-bit source material, thepowerful new color correction tools process your changes at 32-bit resolution for maximum color fidelity.Workflow Integration and SupportPremiere Pro 2.0 offers excellent integration with your high-end work flows. Film and video may be in differentformats, but they neednt exist in different dimensions. Built-in conversion capabilities help bridge the twoworlds by providing optional Feet + Frames timecode display (in addition to video SMPTE) for captured footage.If you originate on or deliver to 16mm or 35mm film, Premiere Pro 2.0 lets you choose whichever timereference system makes editing and conforming easiest for you.With an open architecture, Premiere Pro 2.0 easily provides support for new formats and hardware as theybecome available. Choose from a wide range of capture cards and other hardware today to build the HD, SD,and DV editing system that meets your needs and budget.If youre familiar with other Adobe products, working with Premiere Pro 2.0 will be a breeze. The softwarefeatures panels that dock and group work with a redesigned user interface thats fully customizable. Tools,palettes, and menus are familiar and consistent with those in other Adobe video applications, and keyboardshortcuts remain fully customizable. Arrange everything you need using workspace panels that dock and groupwithin the main application window, saving valuable screen space and eliminating the need to constantlyreposition and resize multiple windows and palettes one by one.The audio capabilities in Premiere Pro 2.0 -- unequaled by any other video editor -- now allow you to applymultiple effects to audio clips or tracks. Adobe Premiere Pro even includes a set of VST-format plug-ins that willget you started on audio enhancement right out of the box.
Deliver with Ultimate ConfidenceNow that its done, where can you play it? With Premiere Pro 2.0, the answer is "everywhere." Whether yourdelivery target is the Web, DVD, tape, film, or digital cinema, Adobe Premiere Pro 2.0 helps you leverage yourediting investment across more playback platforms. Plus, workflow innovations, such as automated review andapproval, facilitate and streamline everyday tasks to keep your projects on the fast track without keeping youfrom your core mission. Adobe Premiere Pro 2.0 also makes it easy to send both media and metadata to othervideo, film, and audio applications, making it more efficient to take a single project in multiple directions.And finally, getting fast, to-the-point feedback from clients is a crucial part of any successful production. AdobeClip Notes streamlines the process with an elegant solution based on two easy, accessible technologies: emailand the Adobe PDF file format. A sequence can be exported as a PDF file with embedded or streamed video ineither Windows Media or QuickTime. The file is then sent to the reviewer, who plays it back with Adobe Acrobator Adobe Reader software. Whenever the reviewer pauses the video, the current timecode is automaticallyentered into the comment box. Remarks can be entered at the exact point at which the video is paused. Whenthe file containing these remarks is sent back and imported into the sequence, the comments appear as clipmarkers at the appropriate timecode locations in the timeline. Adobe Clip Notes facilitates collaboration,expedites the review and approval process, and takes the pain out of keeping everyone in the loop. Read more