Adobe Premiere Pro CS5.5 software offers breakthrough performance for video production, enabling you to work dramatically faster thanks to the revolutionary native 64-bit, GPU-accelerated Adobe Mercury Playback Engine. Work natively with the video formats you want and accelerate production from scriptwriting to editing, encoding, and final delivery.
TAP THE POWER OF TAPELESS WORKFLOWS
Save time with industry-leading native tapeless workflows, which eliminate transcoding and rewrapping, while preserving the pristine quality of your footage. Capture and log footage from virtually any camera - including tapeless cameras - with Adobe OnLocation CS5.
WORK BETTER WITH OTHER NLES
Import and export Apple Final Cut Pro and Avid projects in Adobe Premiere Pro so you can explore new possibilities with After Effects, Photoshop, and other Adobe software, bringing timesaving integration between Adobe tools to projects created in these other NLEs.
MOVE FASTER FROM SCRIPT TO SCREEN
Move from script to screen faster with Adobe Story, a new Adobe CS Live online service that integrates with Adobe Premiere Pro. Import scripts from Adobe Story to create shot lists, align scripts to footage and produce rough cuts, and then optimize video to create engaging online experiences. CS Live services are complimentary for a limited time.
Adobe Premiere Pro CS5 software improves every part of the video production process thanks to the revolutionary 64-bit, GPU-accelerated Adobe Mercury Playback Engine, a highly efficient script-to-screen workflow, and native support for the latest tapeless camera formats that lets you begin editing without delay.
Industry-leading performance with the new Mercury Playback Engine NEW
Work dramatically faster thanks to the revolutionary native 64-bit, GPU-accelerated Mercury Playback Engine. Open projects faster, scrub through HD and higher-resolution footage more fluidly, and play back complex long-format and effects-heavy projects more reliably.
Expanded native tapeless workflows ENHANCED
Edit video natively in the latest tapeless formats, including RED, AVCCAM, XDCAM HD 50, DPX, P2, XDCAM, and DSLR cameras, without transcoding or rewrapping. Do more with tapeless workflows
Open workflows with Final Cut Pro and Avid software ENHANCED
Bring the creative benefits of Adobe tools to your entire project by importing and exporting projects from these other NLEs. Do more with open workflows
Script-to-screen workflow NEW
Collaborate on scripts, automatically extract shot lists, and generate metadata-rich assets that speed up editing. Do more with script-to-screen workflows
Tapeless camera support in Adobe OnLocation CS5 NEW
Use the powerful logging options in Adobe OnLocation when working with tapeless cameras. See all Adobe OnLocation CS5 features
Native support for DSLR cameras NEW
Edit native video from the latest DSLR cameras without transcoding or rewrapping.
Streamlined encoding with revamped Adobe Media Encoder ENHANCED
Produce content in virtually any format, including DPX, FLV, F4V, H.264, MPEG-2, QT, WM, and more.
Client reviews made simple NEW
Gather feedback more efficiently by sharing work in progress with Adobe CS Review, a new Adobe CS Live online service. CS Live services are complimentary for a limited time. (Integration with CS Review will not be available for Adobe Premiere Pro CS5 when the software initially ships. Integration capability is expected to be available for Adobe Premiere Pro users later in 2010.)
Faster editing with metadata ENHANCED
Gain greater efficiency with powerful new metadata features. Detect faces and turn spoken dialogue into searchable text faster and more accurately.
Dozens of timesaving improvements NEW
Boost productivity with workflow features and enhancements suggested by users like you. For example, use automatic scene detection to create separate clips from HDV tapes, import assets from DVDs, use new keyboard shortcuts, control keyframes with even more precision, and clean up sequences quickly with new commands for finding and removing gaps.
Ultra keyer NEW
Experience breakthrough performance and achieve fast, accurate chroma keying - even on challenging HD footage - with the Ultra keyer.
Searchable web DVDs with Adobe Encore CS5 NEW
Deliver interactive DVD experiences over the web, complete with chapter menus and search capabilities. See all Adobe Encore CS5 features
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Operating System: 64-bit operating system required: Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium, Business, Ultimate, or Enterprise with Service Pack 1 or Windows 7, Windows 8
Processor: Intel Core2 Duo or AMD Phenom II; 64-bit support required
RAM: 2GB of (4GB or more recommended)
Hard Drive Space: 10GB of available hard-disk space for installation; additional free space required during installation (cannot install on removable flash-based storage devices), 7200 RPM hard drive for editing compressed video formats; RAID 0 for uncompressed
Display: 1280x900 display with OpenGL 2.0-compatible graphics card
Drive: DVD-ROM drive compatible with dual-layer DVDs (DVD+-R burner for burning DVDs; Blu-ray burner for creating Blu-ray Disc media)
Other: Adobe-certified GPU card for GPU-accelerated performance, Adobe-certified card for capture and export to tape for SD/HD workflows, OHCI-compatible IEEE 1394 port for DV and HDV capture, export to tape, and transmit to DV device, Sound card compatible with ASIO protocol or Microsoft Windows Driver Model, QuickTime 7.6.2 software required for QuickTime features, Broadband Internet connection required for online services
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Adobe Premiere Pro CS5.5 offers a good set of new features and improvements. The improved Mercury Engine takes an already outstanding feature to a new level, allowing for an even faster and better workflow on either animated or live-action projects, especially in tapeless environments. Also, using Adobe Audition for audio editing instead of SoundBooth is a good choice since it's a more mature and better featured product. If you're still using CS4, or even CS3, there's never been a better time to upgrade. Renderosity: http://www.renderosity.com/adobes-premiere-pro-cs5-5-in-review-cms-15651