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NewBlue Essentials Ultimate


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NewBlue Essentials Ultimate

Quickly Fix Your Footage with a Range of Go-to Tools

Enhance colors and details, quickly remove flash smooth shaky footage and more. 4 products in 1: Essentials 5 Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3, & Stabilizer


Essentials 5 Ultimate brings a full set of 29 essential video plugins and over 275 presets to perfect your video. Includes everything in Volumes 1-3 plus Stabilizer.

  • Utilize a tool set for all the tweaks and changes you’ll need to make to your raw footage.
  • Mimic the flash, color, distortion, and camera movement you ultimately want.
  • Fine-tune the look of your actors to match your film style.

Essentials 5 Ultimate Includes:

newblue stabilizerEssentials 5 Stabilizer

Stabilizer analyzes video to identify areas of instability and corrects it. If you’re shooting hand-held, this breakthrough plugin quickly smooths shaky footage.
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essentials volume 1Essentials 5 Volume 1

Essentials Volume 1 delivers 9 tools that quickly enhance details, boost colors, remove image noise and more.
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essentials volume 2Essentials 5 Volume 2

Essentials Volume 2 delivers a range of 9 versatile editing tools built to quickly remove camera flash, fix lens distortion, enhance colors and more.
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essentials volume 3Essentials 5 Volume 3

Essentials Volume 5 delivers 9 versatile editing tools built to soften wrinkles and remove blemishes, optimize color & contrast, fine-tune luminance and more.
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Auto Contrast – Boost colors in your image, creating a more vibrant and colorful picture.


Color Fixer Pro – Fix color balance, saturation and brightness to produce the perfect image.


Crop Borders – Remove unnecessary video borders to create new aspect ratios.


Detail by Chroma – Focus on a color region, then sharpen the detail and boost the contrast.


Detail by Luma – Separate your image into High and Low regions to sharpen, recolor and edit.


Detail Enhancer – Sharpen image details by strengthening and darkening lines and edges.


Edge Smoother – Soften edges of text and graphics to produce polished titles and pictures.


Flash Remover Pro – Capture live events without worrying about distracting camera flashes.


Gamma Corrector – Sharpen details and boost your image’s color, saturation and warmth.


Legal Level – Use this frame-by- frame warning for out of spec areas within your video.


Lens Correction – Correct lens distortion to improve quality, or add it for a fisheye view.’


Letterbox – Use these preset borders to frame your video appropriately.


Noise Reduction – Remove harsh noise in the image, especially in old, analog video.


Pixelator – Obscure faces, license plates, logos and more using colored blocks.


Progressive Stretch – Format your video into widescreen without sacrificing image quality or black sidebars.


Proportion Helper – Use these preset templates as a guide to creating professional compositions.


Quick Pixelator – Blur certain objects or people within your video without tedious keyframing.


Region Scope – Zoom in or select a specific region to inspect all forms of information.


Selective Focus – Blur the surroundings of a region, object, or person to highlight it directly.

Selective Touch Up – Smooth or blur specific regions to remove subtle imperfections.


Skin Touch Up – Soften wrinkles and remove blemishes without retouching an entire image.


Sharpen – Refine your video’s image and enhance its definition.


Stabilizer – Eliminate shaky footage using a powerful analyzer to get a smooth, jitter-free video.


Video Tuneup Plus – Use versatile color and luminance controls to refine contrast, hue and saturation.

Recommended System Requirements

  • 2 GHz processor (multicore or multiprocessor CPU recommended for HD)
  • 2 GB RAM (4 GB RAM or greater recommended for HD)
  • 400 MB minimum hard-disk space for installation
  • OpenGL 2.1-capable graphics card and minimum 256MB VRAM
  • 512MB VRAM or higher recommended for HD
  • Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite)
  • Microsoft® Windows® 7 or later
  • Supports 64-bit video editing applications only

Video Editing Host Compatibility

  • Adobe After Effects CS6/CC or later
  • Adobe Premiere CS6/6.5, CC
  • Apple Final Cut Pro X
  • Avid Media Composer & Symphony 6+
  • Black Magic DaVinci Resolve 11+
  • NewBlue Titler Pro 2+
  • Magix (Sony) Vegas Pro 10+ (64‐bit OpenX)
  • Magix Video Pro X & Vegas Movie Studio

Burning Question: How Do I Quickly Give My Project a Letterbox Look?

Add the look of letterbox and give your video a film look. Learn about the tools, techniques, and terminology of letterboxing.


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NewBlueFX Essentials: Stabilizer Tutorial

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NewBlueFX Essentials: Stabilizer

Ian Stark shows you how to remove unwanted motion with Stabilizer from the Essentials collection.


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NewBlueFX Essentials: Lens Correction

Ian Stark shows you how to easily fix distorted footage using Lens Correction from the Essentials collection.


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