Premiere Elements 2018 features

See all the fun things you can do with your videos.

 

 

Hassle-free organization  

Organize with ease
 Go from hundreds of mystery folders scattered across your computer to a visual view of your videos automatically sorted by date. Easily tag and find by people, places, and events. 
 
Search is a cinch
Search is a cinch
Find the exact videos you’re looking for by searching on a combination of things, including places, events, albums, favorites, and more.
 
Find by places
Find by places
Relive your journeys — view photos and videos on a map based on where they were taken.**
 
Find by events
Find by events
Find, view, and organize photos and videos based on the events they capture — birthday parties, vacations, weddings, first days of school, and more.
 
 

Step-by-step Guided Edits   

Guided Edits for fantastic results
 Ready to try more creative techniques and effects with your videos? Get step-by-step video editing help with 18 Guided Edits.
 
Freeze video frame
Freeze frames with motion titles
 Create a freeze frame of the action and then add an eye-catching motion title. 
 
Create fun video bounce back effects
Create fun bounce-back effects
 Get step-by-step help making a segment of your video run forward and backward repetitively. Export your bounce-back effect as an animated GIF* or short video clip.
 
Fix action cam footage
Quickly fix action cam footage
 Get a little guidance to expertly trim, correct color, and fix lens distortions in your action cam footage so it looks its best. 
 
Make animated social posts
Make animated social posts
 Create a short visual story to share on social media by embellishing a video clip with either static or animated text.
 
Cooler titles and dramatic effects
Cooler titles and dramatic effects
Add video right inside the text in your movie titles, and punch up the drama with effects or blurs that draw eyes to one part of your scene.
 
Easily create a signature look
Easily create a signature look
Apply effects across multiple clips or your entire movie at once.
 
Pop a color for instant wow
Get the effects you’re after. Create visual drama by popping one or more colors in a scene and pushing everything else to black-and-white.
 
Play with time
Create slow-motion effects that add emphasis, suspense, or drama as well as fast-motion effects that speed up your story and add energy, excitement, or fun.
 
 

Intelligent editing   

Candid Moments
 Wish you’d been able to capture the moment with photos? Now you can automatically extract great photos from your raw video footage.
 
Smart Trim
 Automatically trim the bad and keep the good. Smart Trim finds and brings together the best scenes based on the style of your video.
 
Clear the haze
Hazy landscapes? Make every video look sharp in seconds.
 
Remix music to the perfect length
Pick any music file, and it automatically remixes to match the length of your movie. Remix creates a natural sound, so you never lose the soul of your audio.
 
Smooth out the shakes
Make the footage you capture with action cams less shaky and more awesome with Shake Reduction.
 
From quick clicks to incredible movies
Face Detection automatically brings faces front and center to make your movies memorable. Works with Smart Trim and pan and zoom.
 
Tell dazzling stories with motion titles
Grab attention from the start of your movie with motion titles. Easily animate text and graphics using built-in presets that give your movies professional polish.
 
Sound your best
Sound your best
Audio sets your movie’s mood — and it’s easier than ever to fine-tune your sound.
 
Add effects that move with the action
Add effects that move with the action
Add thought bubbles, artwork, and other fun embellishments that travel along with the action in your scenes.
 
Trick out your flick with cinematic styles
Trick out your flick with cinematic styles
Give your movies all-new moods and visual styles by dropping on Hollywood Looks like Comic and Yesteryear.
 
Make it sound right with music and audio effects
Make it sound right with music and audio effects
Bring depth and drama with over 50 musical scores and 250 sound effects.
 
Show your true colors
Show your true colors
Sliders let you adjust clip color as easily as adjusting the color in a photo.
 
Try photo-blending tricks
Try photo-blending tricks
Enhance one clip with the colors or textures of another clip, add your signature or a copyright line as a watermark, and more.
 
As easy as drag and drop
As easy as drag and drop
Drag and drop thumbnails of your clips, transitions, and effects to quickly create a story. Then trim and split clips, drop in filters and effects, create picture-in-picture effects and type titles and text right on the screen.
 
Smart options save time
Smart options save time
Automatically fix color and lighting problems; trim away all but the best footage; and balance audio to create pro-quality sound throughout your movie.
 
Get a final movie, faster
Get a final movie, faster
Less waiting around! Premiere Elements works with your Intel hardware to speed up creation of your finished movie file.
 
The right tutorials, right away
The right tutorials, right away
Get the help you need — even if you don’t know exactly how to describe it — right from eLive within Premiere Elements.
 
Go beyond HD with 4K
Go beyond HD with 4K
Edit and view high-resolution 4K movies for the ultimate cinematic experience.**
 
Touch your way to great movies
Touch your way to great movies
The Organizer and Quick Edit mode are touch-friendly, so you can tap to do all your finding, sorting, and quick video enhancements.
 
 

Stunning creations

Totally reimagined slideshows
 Slideshows are a fun way to showcase your photo and video memories. With one click, they automatically pick your best photos and bring them together with short video clips to create a stylish, animated slideshow that you can easily customize.
 
Bring collages to life
Create dynamic collages with photos and videos that show many memories at once. Perfect for sharing on Facebook, YouTube, and other social sites.**
 
Polished movies, instantly
Pick clips and a theme to create a movie in an instant. InstantMovie pulls it all together with coordinated music, titles, and effects.
 
Easily tell your big life stories
Easily tell your big life stories
Do justice to weddings, birthdays, and other big life events. With Video Story you just pick the story type, grab clips for each chapter and Premiere Elements does the rest — trimming, transitions, and music based on the mood you choose, so you get a full-on production.
 
 

Shareable memories

Create fun video bounce back effects
Create fun bounce-back effects
 Get step-by-step help making a segment of your video run forward and backward repetitively. Export your bounce-back effect as an animated GIF* or short video clip.
 
Make animated social posts
Make animated social posts
 Create a short visual story to share on social media by embellishing a video clip with either static or animated text.
 
Share your stories
Share your stories
Upload your finished movies to YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo, or your own website. Burn HD-quality movies to affordable DVD discs using standard burners, and share movies in high-quality 4K.**
 
Easier social sharing
Sharing to Facebook and YouTube is fast and easy.**
 
Easily export optimized movies in just about any format
Easily export optimized movies in just about any format
Ready to export your movie? Premiere Elements recommends the right settings so you get a movie that looks great on whatever device or screen you choose, from iPads, iPods, and other smartphones to big-screen 4K and HD TVs. Plus. create for traditional television (4:3) or widescreen (16.9) format.**
 
Make navigation easy with a DVD menu
Create slick DVD menus with themes, backgrounds, text, and music that fit your movie.
 
Ready, set, burn
Burn your photos and videos to DVDs for an easy way to share with family and friends. Premiere Elements makes it a snap. 
 


 
* Windows only.
** This product may integrate with or allow access to certain Adobe or third-party hosted online services (“Online Services”). Online Services are available only to users 13 and older and require agreement to additional terms of use and the Adobe Privacy Policy (see www.adobe.com/africa/legal/terms.html). Online Services are not available in all countries or languages, may require user registration and may be discontinued or modified in whole or in part without notice. Additional fees or subscription charges may apply. 4k supported cameras include GoProHero 4 Black, Sony XperiaZ3V, SONY FDR-AX100 4K HANDYCAM, Panasonic DMC-GH4 (MP4 and MOV), Motorola Moto X (2014), and Xiaomi Mi4.