CyberLink Launches "Create Video Challenge"
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CyberLink recently unveiled a new video contest entitled “Create Video Challenge” that will encourage PowerDirector users to hone and improve their video editing skills. Consisting of a series of engaging and interactive video editing contests that will run for a period of nine months until 5 September 2013. CyberLink will provide a sample video with an accompanying demo that describes how it was made while encouraging participants to use the same techniques when creating their own videos.This month’s challenge involves the creation of a “tilt-shift” video. For detailed information about CyberLink’s “Create Video Challenge,” visit the event page at the website below.
Cyberlink Press Release
CyberLink Launches CREATE Video Challenge
Sharpen Your Video Editing Skills and Win Fantastic Prizes
London, UK — 17 December, 2012 — CyberLink Corp. (5203.TW), a provider of innovative media creation solutions, recently unveiled a new video contest entitled “CREATE Video Challenge” that will encourage PowerDirector users to hone and improve their video editing skills.
CREATE Video Challenge consists of a series of engaging and interactive video editing contests that will run for a period of nine months, from December 6, 2012 until September 5, 2013. One video editing challenge will be revealed each month. At the beginning of each campaign, CyberLink will provide a sample video with an accompanying demo that describes how it was made while encouraging participants to use the same techniques when creating their own videos.
The video samples and tutorials are made using one or more software solutions from CyberLink’s Creative Director Family, a series of content creation tools for editing videos and photos, color adjustment and sound design. The sample videos are also published on DirectorZone where users can view the final production along with a timeline. This is another option that provides users with a social forum to learn how the videos were made and hone their own skills and development.
“CyberLink is more committed than ever to support the large and fast growing number of people who choose to express their creativity through videos,” said Alice H. Chang, CEO of CyberLink. “We are excited to introduce the CREATE video challenge as an educational and rewarding complement to our other initiatives, such as the recent launch of our Director family of creative software, and our funding and support of DirectorZone.com, an online community of nearly 3 million creative enthusiasts.”
This month’s challenge involves the creation of a Tilt-shift video. With PowerDirector 11, you no longer need expensive hardware to create that miniature-look. Participants can turn buildings and cities into miniatures in motion with the tilt-shift video effect! Keep your results tasteful, because at the end of each challenge, we will award winners with the best results.
Participants have the chance to win fantastic prizes including CyberLink Director Suite, PowerDirector 11 Ultimate Suite, PowerDirector 11 Ultimate, PowerDirector 11 Ultra, goodies sponsored by DTS, and many more.
For detailed information about CREATE Video Challenge, please visit the event page at: http://www.cyberlink.com/event/createchallenge
Founded in 1996, CyberLink Corp. is the world’s leading multimedia software company. With over 100 patented technologies that provide a solid foundation on which to continuously revolutionize the way multimedia is experienced, CyberLink’s visionary outlook has allowed the company to grow rapidly. This ultimately led to a record-breaking IPO on the Taiwan Over-the-Counter Exchange (OTC: 5203) in 2000. CyberLink is currently listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (ticker symbol: 5203.TW).
CyberLink’s broad portfolio of multimedia applications can be categorized into two main areas: Media Entertainment – PowerDVD being the flagship product in this category, provides the latest in media playback on PCs, across devices in the home network, and on-the-go with portable smart devices; and Media Creation – offers a series of software to create enticing videos & photos, author Blu-ray & DVD discs and more. CyberLink has built strategic partnerships with leading CPU and GPU providers and a solid reputation for delivering high-quality, interoperable, and fast time-to-market solutions that keep our OEM partners from top PC brands on the leading edge. CyberLink’s worldwide headquarters are located in Taipei, Taiwan, with regional operations offices in North America, Japan, Europe and Asia-Pacific. The company has 700 employees worldwide, with more than 500 engineers in product design and development.