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NewBlue Stylizers Ultimate


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NewBlue Stylizers Ultimate

Find the colorful and imaginative effects you need in Stylizers 5.

NewBlue Stylizers 5 offers 35 video effects with over 400 presets that instantly transform your footage with energetic motion, vibrant light and stunning art.


From impressionist styles to energetic blurs and flickers, the new Stylizers 5 makes it easier than ever to give your production a unique look. Add suspense to your footage with Stylizers Illuminate, create a sense of eeriness with Stylizers Excite, or transform your footage into a pastel painting with Stylizers Imagine. Regardless of your production, you can select the perfect look and make it your own.


  • GPU Accelerated
  • 35 stylistic plugins
  • Over 400 presets
  • 12 additional effects
  • New blend modes

Featuring 35 stylistic video effects and over 400 presets. Includes Cartoonr Plus 5 and Stylizers 5 Excite, Imagine, and Illuminate.

New Plugins in version 5:

  • Color Melt
  • Ghost
  • Line Drawing
  • Pastel Sketch
  • Spinning Light
  • Motion Blur
  • Light Bender
  • Light Rays
  • Psycho Strobe
  • Starlight
  • Ripple
  • Spin Blur

Stylizers 5 Ultimate Includes:

cartoonr plus Cartoonr Plus

NewBlue Cartoonr Plus 5 makes it easy to transform live action video into a cartoon. Simply select a cartoon style preset, adjust lines, paint and frame controls.  Learn More


stylizer exciteStylizers 5 Excite

Inject energy and motion to your story with powerful blurs and distortion effects.  Learn More


stylizers imagineStylizers 5 Imagine

Transform your footage into a moving piece of art with a range of artistic-inspired effects.  Learn More


stylizers illuminateStylizers 5 Illuminate

Create beautiful atmospheric effects and intensify your lighting to add suspense and excitement to your footage.  Learn More


What’s new in version 5?

We’ve added 12 new plugins and tons of new improvements to Stylizers 5. Here are a few of the new key features we’ve added to enhance your experience.

Blend Modes: Mix two images together with a variety of algorithms to create truly unique looks.

Color Melt: Expand, soften, and blend the colors of your image to create a bright, lava lamp look.

Ghost: Use distortion effects to fog your image and give it a sense of eeriness.

Line Drawing: Line Drawing converts your image into a series of dots and lines, darkening the edges of the objects in your picture.

Pastel Sketch: Transform your video into a pastel painting with Pastel Sketch. This software uses color replacement and inked edges to replace the reality of your footage with a hand drawn sketch.

Spinning Light: Add dimensional illumination to the center of your image and give your footage a hypnotic edge that elevates the action of your video.

Motion Blur: Motion Blur gives the impression of movement by blurring and blending object location differences from frame to frame.

Light Bender: Light Bender plays with the radiation and highlights of your original image to create curved flares and shifts in movement into the next scene.

Light Rays: Simulate dramatic light with angled beams that flicker throughout the image to create a powerful sense of illumination.

Psycho Strobe: Generate bright flashes and colored light to amplify any movement or action, heightening the suspense of your video.

Starlight: Accentuate the highlight areas of your image with specks of rotating light for a shimmery and whimsical effect.

Ripple: Create a series of concentric circles, to mimic the effect of rippling water over your image.

Spin Blur: Create a series of circles with a concentric centers that rapidly spin and move across the screen, adding a hypnotic spiral to your video.

Air Brush:

Smooth the colors of your video while maintaining the images’ sharp edges.

Cartoonr Plus:

Transform your video into an animated illustration.


Transform a video into a drawing with the rough details of a charcoal sketch.


Simulate the motion of an earthquake by blurring, jolting and rattling your image.


Create natural lighting, such as firelight or reflecting water.

Glow Pro:

Create a warm glow using the highlights in your original image.

Halovision Plus:

Create a soft, colorful glow around objects in your video.

Hand Drawn:

Create dark lines layered over vibrant colors, transforming your video into a hand-drawn sketch.


Create a colorful abstract painting out of your video.


Create colorfully retro and metallic-looking images with two chrome-like colors.


Transform your video into a mosaic by creating sequences of tiles.


Manipulate color patterns and focus to turn your picture into a solid shaded painting.

Neon Lights:

Create colorful pockets of light by enhancing the edges of your video frame.


Transform your video into an oil painting using virtual paintbrushes and adjustable colors.

Paper Collage:

Remake your video into layers of colored strips.

Pencil Rubbing:

Virtually sketch over the objects in your video.

RGB Shift:

Separate the red, green, and blue elements within an image to create an edgy look.

Rolling Waves:

Simulate the effect of water washing over your video by blurring and distorting objects.

Shear Energy:

Create a shear, blended motion effect by blurring the image on two axes.


Distort the objects and colors with blurred lines and simulated camera movements.

Water Color:

Soften colors and blur edges of objects to give a smooth, fluid look.


Make the objects in your video shake and shimmy.

Zoom Blur:

Dramatically pull into video, creating the effect that you’re flying into the screen.

Recommended System Requirements

  • 2 GHz processor (multicore or multiprocessor CPU recommended for HD)
  • 2 GB RAM (4 GB RAM or greater recommended for HD)
  • 250 MB 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 v 10.6.8, v10.7.2 or later
  • Microsoft® Windows® XP (SP 3 or later), Vista® (SP 2 or later), Windows 7 or later
  • Supports 64-bit video editing applications only

Video Editing Host Compatibility

  • Adobe After Effects 5.5+
  • Adobe Premiere CS6/6.5, CC
  • Apple Final Cut Pro X
  • Avid Media Composer & Symphony 6+
  • Black Magic DaVinci Resolve 11+
  • Grass Valley EDIUS 7 & 8
  • HitFilm Pro 3+
  • Magix (Sony) Vegas Pro 10+ (64-bit OpenX)

Jonathan Moser Blog Series for NewBlueFX

Jonathan Moser has a huge blog series (24 parts and counting) for NewBlueFX products like Titler Pro, Total FX 7, Total FX 360, NewBlueFX Amplify, and more.


NewBlueFX Stylizers 5 Ultimate Walkthrough

Learn how to instantly transform your footage with energetic motion, vibrant light and stunning art in this Stylizers 5 Walkthrough.


NewBlueFX Stylizers: Mosaic

Ian Stark shows you how to make backgrounds using Mosaic from the Stylizers collection.


NewBlueFX Stylizers: Pencil Rubbing

Ian Stark shows you how to give your video a hand-drawn look using Pencil Rubbing from the Stylizers collection.


NewBlueFX Stylizers: Zoom Blur

Ian Stark shows you how to transform a scene by making rays with Zoom Blur from the Stylizers collection.


NewBlueFX Stylizers: Cartoonr Plus

Ian Stark shows you how to create a pen and watercolor look using Cartoonr Plus from the Stylizers collection.