Why Buy HitFilm Pro
Editing tools you need. Post-production you want!
Let our powerful editing suite take you where you want to go faster. Have full control from start to finish. Create professional videos and fix your audio with ease in HitFilm Pro. With some of the industry’s leading creative features like unparalleled animation tools, coupled with super-fast performance, editors worldwide choose HitFilm Pro as their non-linear editor of choice to deliver incredible results.
Copy, trim, sync and slice at lightning speed using HitFilm’s multi-core and GPU accelerated system. With a new sequence and compositor prefetcher, our developers have found a way to improve your playback performance with no compromise on your workflow. With new threaded rendering, your interface will always be snappy and fast, no matter what is rendering underneath.
Boot up, import and edit with no soul-crushing lag time. HitFilm Pro’s high-performance system processes your footage in the background, so you can keep editing without interruptions.
No more gray areas. Keep your footage organized by labeling your clips with quick color selection. HitFilm offers over 16 different colors to help keep your workflow streamlined, so with unlimited tracks, you can keep your ideas big and your content contained.
Animate in the editor
Trim, ripple, roll and transform your footage with the dedicated animation panel in your editor. Animate and manipulate keyframes right from your timeline, or use our Hollywood-level compositor to tackle complex 3D model animations. Want ultra-smooth transitions and dynamic lower thirds? We got a graph editor for that.
Superior Audio tools
A video is nothing without good audio. HitFilm Pro’s professional audio editing functionality means that you can fix, normalize and improve your sound without any need for third-party software. Intensify haunting requiems or raise angelic voices with HitFilm Pro’s standard pitch, noise reduction, tone, and channel levels. Need loud characters to quiet down? Use the new Hard Limiter to balance and normalize audio levels. Finish off your sound design with super-smooth audio (and video) transitions done right in your editor!
Import & Export
From 8K video export with 32-bit color for high-end professional projects to quick and easy export to YouTube, HitFilm Pro has your every need covered. With intuitive presets and an export queue, you can step away from your desk and leave HitFilm to resume exporting everything you need without prompt.
Professional titles made simple
With the best titling tools in the industry, HitFilm gives unparalleled choice to any motion graphics artist. From simple captions to 3D embossed text and advanced raytracing, you can create impressive Hollywood-style graphics, professional lower thirds or develop your own unique titling style.
HitFilm Pro is the only editing product in the industry to also offer true 3D space in which to create your VFX masterpieces. Transform your title from 2D to 3D to make it pop, and add 3D geometry effects such as extrude, bevel and rotate to your text to create the exact look you want.
Lights and shadows
3D text is perfect for a bold film title, but you can also integrate text into a scene - the geometry effects in HitFilm supports lights, shadows and environment maps which make your text appear like real-world natural objects. Add glows, extrusion, emboss or any other of our 800+ visual effects directly to the text for customization to your heart's content.
Give your titles some real-world feel using our Surfaced Studio effect. This powerful tool lets you generate smooth or roughly textured metallic and vitreous surfaces on any text (or layers) and have them interact with other objects in the scene. Reflect colors from your environment to turn your text into a reactive, cinematic object.
Captions in the editor
At its simplest, HitFilm Pro’s editor lets you add text to your videos quickly and easily. Use the text editor to fully customize your captions with multiple fonts, colors, alignments and sizes to choose from.
2D track them. Animate them.
Make your title follow a character out of shot. Bounce it into the frame. Wipeout Scott Pilgrim-style. With advanced 2D motion tracking within HitFilm, you’ve got endless possibilities for exciting text animation.
Includes industry’s other favorite tools
If all that wasn’t enough, you also get BorisFX Continuum 3D Objects included (worth $299) so that you can extrude, shatter and deform your text. 3D Objects includes 2D/3D plugins like BCC Title Studio which adds 100 new presets and render options to your toolkit. With partners like this, no title is impossible.
Visual effects for every scene
Make smoke rise and cities fall with the most extensive VFX toolkit on the market. Create life-like scenes with 2D characters, 3D models and custom animations —all in unified, 3D space.
Biggest VFX toolkit in the industry
With HitFilm Pro, you have incredible 820+ VFX & presets at your fingertips, ready to use on any layer. From Justice League Flash effects to Ghostbusters-style proton beams, our range of customizable effects is unmatched. Turn back time with an old Western-style shoot with muzzle flashes, add some class to a product shoot with lens flares or scale up your sci-fi short with energy distortions, electricity effects, and more.
Compositing & greenscreen
It ain’t easy fixing green - so we created the most powerful Chroma Key in the industry to give you full control over edge detail, color correction, and spill simulation. Effortlessly extract your actors and objects with no lingering green edges.
HitFilm Pro includes tools for visual waveforms, spectrums, and even audio-powered atomic particles. Generate trance-inducing waveforms that tremble to bass lines or old-school bar equalizer graphics that bring back those 90s rave days of yore.
Using 3D models
Import your custom 3D models or animate 3D objects within your composite element by element. Make that BMW promo sleek and sophisticated with real-time, mirrored reflections of your own 3D models.
Give your scenes more edge with simulated 3D cameras, dynamic lighting, and custom shadows. Import animation using a number of 3D formats and animate seamlessly using HitFilm’s built-in rigging and parenting tools.
You’ll find yet another industry-leading piece of technology in HitFilm Pro’s highly coveted particle simulator. It exists in fully unified 3D space so you can easily add effects like simulated fireworks to layers of green screen footage and animation. Fully integrate your objects with 3D cameras, lights, and shadows for a more realistic look.
Build your own galaxy using HitFilm Pro’s advanced rigging and parenting animation tools. Create striking planetary rings and dicey asteroids fields with the advanced particle simulator. Add some JJ-style lens flare and 3D titles for that extra sci-fi edge, or make sophisticated animations that rotate and orbit on cue using HitFilm Pro’s behavior effects.
Bring static characters to life with HitFilm Pro’s Puppet Tool. Using the simple pin and mesh function, you can create natural motion in still images, shapes or text. Easy, fast, fluid animation— no strings attached.
Academy-Award winning tracking
Position and fix new elements to your live action footage with our expert tracking features. The fully-integrated, Academy-award-winning Mocha plugin makes complex camera solves simple with sophisticated planar tracking and corner pinning.
Make your workspace your own with your favorite plugins and features. Want to use NewBlue, GenArts, Red Giant or RE:Vision products inside HitFilm? Do it. HitFilm Pro supports OpenFX plugins to make any scene possible.
Film blah to film noir, instantly
Take your pick from hundreds of presets and customize them using HitFilm Pro’s color grading tools. Analyze and modify individual elements with industry standard color correction wheels to create that award-winning shot.
Achieve the perfect cinematic look with a high quality finish. Pop on the simple or Classic Cine Style grade (with multiple film presets) to your footage and fine tune the appearance with built-in effects like Grain, Vignette, Letterbox, Color Adjustment, Shift, Hue and Exposure.
Lots and LUTs of options
Create your own custom grade inside the software, or import your favorite LUTs for the perfect look in no time at all. Save time in post-production, unify your images with certain looks and start yourself down the road to a perfect color grade.