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post #1 of 6
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I have a Panasonic HD camcorder with which I make vids off my family to watch when they've grown up.

I want to edit these vids and burn them on blurays (I have a bluray recorder in mah peecee).

I am on the lookout for reliable video editing software. It doesn't have to be top of the line. I'm not a pro or semi pro. It'll mainly be used cut cut and paste, insert some subs and title etc. Nothing mayor. But I want it to not decrease the quality of the raw material. I think it records in the AVACD fomat. If I'm right I see it in multiple .mts files.

Can anyone recommend me software for my needs?
 
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try the Sony Vegas Pro 10. this is what i use. and its been great.
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post #3 of 6
if you can, try to get either final cut pro (which is the best!) adobe premiere, or adobe after effects. Ive used all three before and my favorite is really after effects. A really cheap option would be get this which ive used that has editing software included with it.
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Tnx for the advice guys. Is the software you're recommending easy to use of do I need a course to get used to it?
 
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post #5 of 6
not really a course needed, but a book for it with tutorials always helps
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post #6 of 6
I am not sure if sony vegas is really ideal if you just looking to convert DV to blu-ray discs w/ encoded subs/etc, but Vegas is pretty easy to learn initially and there is a lot that you can do with it.
    
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