One of the best video editors around, with professional-quality tools and an intuitive interface
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Video editing software Lightworks combines speed, flexibility and excellent format compatibility with an intuitive user interface. Lightworks works well alongside Avid and Final Cut Pro, providing a cross-platform collaboration which proves hugely beneficial to several users.
Furthermore, Lightworks is compatible with a number of other programs, including Adobe After Effects, Boris, Combustion and Sapphire.
Lightworks supports the following formats and codecs: AVI, Quicktime, MXF, DPX and RED, R3D, DV, DVCPRO 50, DVCPRO HD, XDCAM HD, XDCAM EX, P2, AVC, Intra, DNxHD, ProRes.
Edit and upload
3D editing is within the reach of complete beginners, and the program does all the hard work in the background for you. Import, rendering and export also run in the background, and the YouTube export includes an option for a direct upload.
Used in Hollywood
Lightworks has been used to edit box office hits like Shutter Island, Pulp Fiction, The Departed, 28 Days Later and Mission Impossible. Now it's your turn!