For those whose goal is "from scratch" to deal with the main principles of editing, it takes some time to study instruments and methods of work. And one of the biggest obstacles to the acquisition of skills video director is not the lack of documentation or other educational materials, and the wrong approach beginner to identify the primary tool - video editor. Sometimes, in pursuit of "most-most" powerful program, you opt for a professional package, guided by the fact that there exist tools "for all occasions."
The other extreme - the choice program, which operates on the principle of "pressed the button and you're done." Any application for processing a video running in automatic mode and performs a lot of features, including the stabilization of shaky images, color correction, etc., can not guarantee a good result. This variety of programs absolutely not intended for those seeking to understand the processing of digital video, rather the opposite - it is designed for those who categorically refuses to deal with the basics of video editing.
In the meantime, find the "sweet spot" is not so difficult. Many companies developing software for professional digital video, also offer simplified versions of their video editors. These lightweight versions of programs targeted to beginners. They are devoid of unnecessary features for the amateur and easier to learn. But, as the engine of such programs is used in the professional version, these programs show excellent performance and high stability.
Adobe Premiere Elements 8 applies specifically to those editors. If you set out to learn how to handle digital video and do not know where to start, try to deal with these easy and fun video editor. Adobe Premiere Elements - the program is not for those who easily throws one lesson and goes for another. This editor includes all the necessary so that the user has taken the first step towards professional work with digital video. In favor of the above, indicate the latest innovations, the eighth version of Premiere Elements, which will be discussed in this review.
Windows Vista / 7 / XP