CyberLink Releases 2021 Versions of Its Award-Winning PowerDirector and Other Media Editing Software | Business


TAIPEI, Taiwan – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Sep 16, 2021–

CyberLink Corp. (5203.TW), today announced brand new versions of its creative editing software, adding new AI-based tools and more advanced editing features. PowerDirector, PhotoDirector, AudioDirector and ColorDirector now include new intelligent dynamic tools, studio-quality effects, improved precision editing controls and will be compatible with the new Windows 11 operating system. With the addition of the library of iStock content by Getty Images, users can now access 2 million more videos and photos, in addition to the 6.4 million videos, photos and music already offered by Shutterstock. All of this is free and included in the 365 subscription options. With over 8 million assets at their fingertips and a host of intuitive, AI-powered editing tools, users have everything they need to compose and enhance their videos and photos.

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CyberLink Launches 2021 Versions of its Award-Winning PowerDirector and Other Media Editing Software (Photo: Business Wire)

PowerDirector 365 introduces new smart features and user interface improvements. Speed ​​up the creative workflow with AI-powered tools like sky replacement, object detection, speech enhancement, and wind suppression. Layer and blend to create artistic scenes with the enhanced Mask and Blend tools. Capture, edit, share or stream your creations on any popular streaming platform with all new screen recording and live streaming features. Automatically fit any background audio track to video clips with BGM Smart Fit. Access over 8 million royalty-free assets provided by Shutterstock and iStock by Getty Images for video projects of any size.

In this update, CyberLink has also made several improvements to PowerDirector 365 for Mac, which has been enthusiastically adopted since its initial launch late last year. In addition to the rich set of existing features to meet the needs of users of all skill levels, the addition of tools such as Shape Designer, improved masking and blending, color matching and lighting adjustment options, brings all the features video makers need to add Hollywood flair. special effects. While maintaining the acclaimed performance and ease of use that PowerDirector fans have become accustomed to.

PhotoDirector 365 (Windows and Mac) adds new light effects and color adjustment features. Turn any photo into a visual masterpiece with a comprehensive set of AI tools, including AI-powered sky replacement and photo animation effects. Create dreamy images with the effects of light rays, bokeh and light strokes. Discover the hidden beauty of your photos with the new Dispersion, Glitch Art and Object Segmentation tools. Create unique compositions without worrying about mistakes with improved layer editing and new layer-editing history features. Turn any picture into music video by adding bounces and shakes with the Audio Beat effect. Access over 4 million stock images and music tracks from an extensive archive library.

AudioDirector 365 releases user interface and feature enhancements for more flexibility and control. Users can create cinema-quality sound with the new speech enhancement and upgraded versions of De-Wind, BGM Smart Fit, and Vocal Balance & Removal. The Ripple Editing tool is now updated to provide more intuitive multitrack editing. ColorDirector 365 adds more precise color controls, including a new waveform scope and a scroll mode to adjust for light and color differences. New visual effects added include glitch, grain, bokeh, and glow effects.

AudioDirector and ColorDirector are now available in the popular 365 subscription model. Complete with access to design effects packs, monthly updates, and a royalty-free media library.

“PowerDirector and our other authoring software, available individually or bundled together in the flagship master suite, follow CyberLink’s long-standing passion to continuously innovate and introduce unique new features designed and optimized to deliver professional-level results without the dull curve. ‘Typical steep learning curve, for all creators,’ said Dr Jau Huang, CEO of CyberLink. This release contains all new AI-powered tools and a vastly expanded inventory library offered by Shutterstock and Getty Images. Delivering over 8 million premium stock assets from the best vendors in the market at no additional cost compared to to our affordable software subscription plans, is unheard of and shows our commitment to delivering unmatched value to our customers. We believe that users of all skill levels deserve the most intuitive media editing experience, with a package comprehensive tools and access to an extensive library of assets to inspire them and help them deliver professional results without limits. “

Director Suite 365 brings together the latest versions of CyberLink’s leading media creation software, including PowerDirector, PhotoDirector, AudioDirector, and ColorDirector. Director Suite 365 subscribers also have unlimited access to an ever-growing collection of exclusive plug-ins, effect packs, AI features, animated titles, background music tracks and music videos. sound effects.

Perpetual versions of the popular 365 software (PowerDirector 20, PhotoDirector 13, and AudioDirector 12) are also available for purchase.

For more information and product details for CyberLink’s Director family of media editing software, see here.

About CyberLink

Founded in 1996, CyberLink Corp. (5203.TW) is the world leader in multimedia software and AI facial recognition technology. CyberLink responds to the demands of the consumer, commercial and educational markets with a wide range of solutions, spanning digital content creation, media playback, video conferencing, live streaming, mobile apps and AI facial recognition. CyberLink has sold several hundred million copies of its multimedia software and applications, including the award-winning PowerDirector, PhotoDirector, and PowerDVD software. With years of research in the fields of artificial intelligence and facial recognition, CyberLink has developed the FaceMe® facial recognition engine. Powered by deep learning algorithms, FaceMe® delivers the reliable, high-precision, real-time facial recognition that is essential for AIoT applications such as smart retail, smart security and surveillance, smart city and the smart home.

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