Native 64-bit support and the new Mercury Playback Engine
Work more fluidly on HD and higher resolution projects with native 64-bit support in Adobe After Effects® CS5, Photoshop® CS5 Extended, and Adobe Premiere® Pro CS5. The new Adobe Mercury Playback Engine speeds up effects processing and rendering in Adobe Premiere Pro.
Rich, compelling 2D and 3D images with Photoshop Extended
Export video sequences from Photoshop CS5 Extended and import them into After Effects CS5, Adobe Premiere Pro CS5, and Adobe Encore® CS5. Work with new painting tools, make complex selections more easily, and create 3D logos from text, masks, or vectors.
Roundtrip editing with other NLEs
Tap the full power of Production Premium — even if you favor Final Cut Pro or Avid NLEs. Move projects easily back and forth between these editors and Adobe Premiere Pro CS5.
Encoding and delivery for virtually any screen
Use Adobe Media Encoder to batch encode source files to many standards. Author once in Encore CS5 for DVDs, Blu-ray Disc media, and searchable web DVDs. Use Adobe Device Central CS5 to preview and test mobile content.
Integration with CS Live online services
Collaborate easily thanks to integration with Adobe CS Live online services*: Adobe Story, a scriptwriting tool that accelerates production and post-production; and Adobe CS Review and Acrobat.com, which enable you to initiate reviews and collect client feedback on dailies, storyboards, and edited works in progress. CS Live services are complimentary for a limited time.
Broad format support in Adobe Premiere Pro
Work with virtually any format in Adobe Premiere Pro CS5, thanks to native editing support for DV; HDV; RED; DPX; Sony XDCAM, XDCAM 50, XDCAM EX, and XDCAM HD; Panasonic P2, DVCPRO HD, AVCHD, and AVC-Intra; and Canon and Nikon DSLR cameras.
Compositing and animation tools in After Effects
Get everything you need to create blockbuster motion graphics and visual effects with After Effects CS5. Create and animate in 3D space for broadcast, film, online video, and mobile devices.
Speed up production and post-production with the collaborative scriptwriting tool Adobe Story, a new CS Live online service. Integrated metadata support in Adobe Story makes it easy to create shot lists in Adobe OnLocation™ CS5 and rough cuts in Adobe Premiere Pro CS5.
Interactive design with Flash Professional or new Flash Catalyst
Quickly create web video portfolios and add video to interactive sites without writing code using Adobe Flash® Catalyst™ CS5, a new interaction design tool. Easily and flexibly add video to Adobe Flash Professional CS5 projects.
Pristine audio creation in Soundbooth
Quickly accomplish everyday audio tasks without sacrificing high-quality results or creative control using Adobe Soundbooth® CS5. Remove noise from a recording, polish voice-overs, customize music to fit a production, and much more.