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Magix has released Photostory 2014 Deluxe with 4K Ultra HD support. Other features include a redesigned user interface, new templates, a HDR effect to optimise your footage, quick audio dubbing with over 400 songs and sounds, and more. Magix Photostory 2014 Deluxe is available now for £69.99 from Amazon and magix.com.
Magix Press Release
NEW MAGIX MAGIX Photostory – Create Your Own Slideshows!
Give your photos a new lease on life: Transform your photos and videos into interesting, creative slideshows with full 4K, HD and 3D support.
UK, 29th October 2013, MAGIX AG, One of the leading international providers of software, online services, and digital content, has announced the release of Photostory 2014 Deluxe. New features include the new 4K Ultra HD format which allows you to view your videos twice as big and 4 times sharper; new templates, a HDR effect to optimize your footage and a new interface with touch elements to enable you to control your slideshows with your fingertips.
MAGIX Photostory 2014 Deluxe gives your photos a new lease on life: Transform your photos and videos from digital cameras, smartphones and video cameras into fantastic slideshows.
Add your own personal touch with text, music and spectacular effects in HD, 4K and 3D. If you don't have time to create a slideshow from scratch you can simply choose from one of the many professional style templates and the automatic slideshow maker will take care of the rest.
Use the Import Wizard to transfer your recordings from cameras, drives and data storage devices directly to your computer and into your slideshow without time-consuming searches. The Import Wizard includes helpful colour highlighting of various media types, dates and time. Support of over 400 RAW formats and support of the AVCHD Lite video format is also featured.
With special templates for picture-in-picture collages you can perfectly place several images into any scene or place portrait images side by side and avoid the usual screen edges. It is simple to combine individual images seamlessly to create panorama pictures. Photostory 2014 Deluxe includes individual focal distance detection and correction of lens distortions and perspectives.
Adding music to your creations is easy. The musical editing feature in MAGIX Photostory 2014 Deluxe automatically gives your slideshows a perfectly fitting soundtrack every time. Simply choose a song and the software will take care of the rest.
- Redesigned user interface, including touch elements
- Flexible multimedia tracks for photos, videos and audio
- 4K, HD and 3D support for slideshows
- Image and sound from video clips are displayed on one track
- Automatic image optimization and volume adjustment
- Over 300 high-quality effects, transitions, decorative elements etc.
- Quick audio dubbing with over 400 songs & sounds
- Create slideshows with animated travel routes
- Custom menu design with 100 new menus, slideshows and intro/outro templates etc. Ideal for birthdays, weddings or holiday videos.
- Present your slideshows on TV, on the go, or online
MAGIX Photostory 2014 Deluxe also includes Your online photo album with over 500 MB storage space. Upload your slideshows to the MAGIX Online Album directly from the program and present and share them with the world. Includes play function for slideshows, videos and music.
Price & Availability:
MAGIX PhotoStory 2014 Deluxe is the official successor to MAGIX PhotoStory on DVD 2103 Deluxe. MAGIX Photostory 2014 Deluxe is available now for MSRP £69.99 from Amazon and MAGIX.com
MAGIX is a leading international provider of high-quality software, online services and digital contents for multimedia communications. Since 1993, MAGIX has been developing leading technologies for creation, editing, management and presentation of photos and graphics, videos and music. Internationally, MAGIX operates from branches in the USA, Canada, the UK, France, Italy, Spain and the Netherlands. The product range is targeted towards laymen and professionals alike and goes beyond the PC range to include seamlessly integrated online and mobile applications.
According to its retail sales figures, MAGIX leads in the multimedia software sector in Germany and the most important European markets, and is one of the most successful competitors in the USA. Fifteen years of market presence as well as one thousand awards worldwide testify to the company's power of innovation.