HitFilm Pro is the top choice worldwide for creatives who want everything they need in one place. Conquer post-production with 800+ effects, animation tools, motion tracking, and world-leading particle technology - without leaving your editor.
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.
- 1. Decoding UHD MPEG-4 AVC on Windows 10 machine with 8th generation Intel® Core™ i5-8600 Processor and NVIDIA GeForce® GTX 1080.
- 2. Decoding UHD MPEG-4 AVC on Windows 10 machine with 6th generation Intel® Core™ i7-6770HQ and Intel® Iris™ Pro Graphics 580.
- 3. Decoding UHD MPEG-4 AVC on Windows 10 machine with 6th generation Intel® Core™ i7-6770HQ.
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 quality without any need for third-party software. Intensify haunting requiems or raise angelic voices with the mixer’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, or taper off muddy frequencies with the built-in equalizer. Finish off your sound design with super-smooth audio (and video) transitions done right in your editor!
Import & Export
Work with 8K video and 32-bit color for high-end professional projects. Enjoy quick and easy export to YouTube. With an export queue and intuitive presets, you can step away from your desk and leave HitFilm to resume exporting everything you need without prompt.
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 Surface Studio effect. This powerful tool lets you generate animated textures with smooth or rough 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.
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 enhance your scenes with effects like simulated fireworks and add simulated particles 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. The easy-to-use pin and mesh function makes it easy to 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.
- Bleach bypass
- Cine style
- Classic cine style
- Color cycle
- Color map
- Color Phase
- Color Vibrance
- Day for night
- Duo Tone
- Grading Transfer
- Hue colorize
- Hue shift
- Shadows & highlights
- Two Strip Color
- Three Strip Color
- Vignette Exposure
- Auto color
- Auto contrast
- Auto levels
- Brightness & contrast
- Color balance
- Color Correction Wheels
- Color temperature
- Crush blacks & whites
- Custom Gray
- Exposure Pro
- Hue, Saturation & Lightness
- Levels histogram
- Pro Skin Retouch
- White balance
- YUV Color Correction
- YUV Color Transform
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.
Harsh, high contrast looks
Looking to add a flair of drama and cinematic edge to your footage? Give it the ultimate grungy look with edgy, bleached-out colors using HitFilm Pro’s Bleach Bypass effect.
Match film looks
Want to match your footage to something else? Transfer the look of a layer to another layer using HitFilm’s Grading Transfer filter, and then customize shadows, midtones and highlights further with ease.
Easily remove fog and mist
Get that once-in-a-lifetime shot, no matter the weather. The Dehaze filter gives you the power to quickly clear bad weather or add some ominous fog for your own 221B Baker Street look. Elementary!
Touch up blemishes
Smooth and even skin isn’t just reserved for Hollywood. Apply realistic and subtle makeup to your actors in post, with fine control over skin color, highlight glow, skin treatment, and detection thresholds.
In our opinion, the single best software package for aspiring visual effects artists and filmmakers.
This is pretty rad. I always tell people who want to pursue VFX professionally to look into using HitFilm since it can do it all.
They went all out. You could do all your editing, VFX and deliver your final product all in just this one piece of software.