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Lightworks v12.0.2.b

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Vista / Win10 / Win7 / Win8 / WinXP
Academy® and Emmy® award-winning Lightworks was introduced in 1989 as the first and most advanced non-linear editing system on the market. Used by editors such as Chris Gill and multi Oscar-winning Thelma Schoonmaker, Lightworks offers intuitive controls, advanced real time effects, 2K native support with DPX or RED, and multi-camera editing features that remain unmatched. With wide support for codecs, including EditShare’s Universal Media Files, Lightworks achieves a level of unsurpassed interoperability by offering seamless media sharing with Avid and Final Cut Pro. This new workflow enables Lightworks artists to collaboratively edit projects with a much wider group of editors.

Feature Highlights:

AVI, QuickTime, MXF, DPX and RED R3D, DV, DVCPRO 50, DVCPRO HD, XDCAM HD, XDCAM EX, P2, AVC Intra, DNxHD, ProRes. Real-time up and down-scaling, from SD to 2K.

Advanced multi-cam editing with unlimited sources and dual-SDI outputs, so you can simultaneously view your source angles in sync with your edit.

Support for Adobe After Effects, Boris, Combustion, Sapphire and many more.

Real time video and audio effects, including primary and selective colour correction, are all guaranteed in resolutions up to 2K, thanks to Lightworks powerful GPU based effects engine.

Sub-frame audio editing, direct-to-timeline voice over tool, Mackie protocol support, real time playback of mixed sample and bit rates, and guaranteed real time multi-track audio.

The most advanced Project Sharing capabilities available, allowing editors to access each others’ work with the click of a button. Instant Save technology ensures you’ll never lose your work again.

Full-screen video output through a DVI-attached LCD display, with support up to 2K Full Frame, offering an inexpensive monitoring option, with no need for SDI hardware.

Lightworks is the only NLE available to offer multi-channel ingest, with support for synchronised capture, making it ideal for advanced 3D Stereoscopic projects.


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Other editions:

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License type Open source1
Author's homepage Visit the author's site
Date added 31 Jan 2020
Downloads 26,185
File size 73.10 MB (< 10min @ 1Mbps)
Supported languages English
Operating systems Vista / Win10 / Win7 / Win8 / WinXP1

1License and operating system information is based on latest version of the software.

31 Jan 2020Lightworks v2020.1 revision 119451 (Beta)(Latest beta version)
20 Dec 2019Lightworks v2020.1 revision 118883 (Beta)
20 Sep 2019Lightworks v14.6 rev 116913 (Beta)
25 Aug 2019Lightworks v14.6 rev 116294 (Beta)
18 Oct 2018Lightworks v14.5(Latest stable version)
22 Mar 2018Lightworks v14.5 Beta
06 Apr 2017Lightworks v14.0.0
10 Mar 2017Lightworks v14.0 rev 92395 (Beta)
17 Feb 2017Lightworks v14.0 rev 92003 (Beta)
25 Dec 2016Lightworks v14.0 revision 91065 (Beta)
02 Dec 2016Lightworks v14.0 revision 90691 (Beta)
04 Feb 2016Lightworks v12.6.0
24 Jan 2016Lightworks v12.6.RC1
12 Jan 2016Lightworks v12.6.D beta
13 Dec 2015Lightworks v12.6.C beta
30 Sep 2015Lightworks v12.5.0
28 Sep 2015Lightworks v12.5.RC8
31 Aug 2015Lightworks v12.5.RC7
21 Aug 2015Lightworks v12.5.RC6
17 Aug 2015Lightworks v12.5.RC5
01 Aug 2015Lightworks v12.5.RC4
29 May 2015Lightworks v12.5.c beta
24 May 2015Lightworks v12.5.b beta
16 May 2015Lightworks v12.5.a beta
04 Apr 2015Lightworks v12.0.3.L beta
30 Mar 2015Lightworks v12.0.3.k beta
22 Mar 2015Lightworks v12.0.3.j beta
13 Mar 2015Lightworks v12.0.3.i beta
07 Mar 2015Lightworks v12.0.3.h beta
06 Mar 2015Lightworks v12.0.3.g beta
21 Feb 2015Lightworks v12.0.3.f beta
15 Feb 2015Lightworks v12.0.3.e beta
08 Feb 2015Lightworks v12.0.3.d beta
02 Feb 2015Lightworks v12.0.3.c beta
23 Jan 2015Lightworks v12.0.3.b beta
17 Jan 2015Lightworks v12.0.3.a beta
17 Jan 2015Lightworks v12.0.2
11 Dec 2014Lightworks v12.0.2.e beta
04 Dec 2014Lightworks v12.0.2.d beta
26 Nov 2014Lightworks 12.0.2.c beta
16 Nov 2014Lightworks v12.0.2.b
29 Oct 2014Lightworks v12.0.1
26 Oct 2014Lightworks v12.0.1.d Beta
18 Oct 2014Lightworks v12.0.1.c Beta
10 Oct 2014Lightworks v12.0.1.b Beta
09 Oct 2014Lightworks v12.0.1.a Beta
25 Sep 2014Lightworks v12.0
24 Sep 2014Lightworks v12.0 RC4
22 Sep 2014Lightworks v12.0 RC3
20 Sep 2014Lightworks v12.0 RC2
14 Sep 2014Lightworks v12.0 RC1
06 Sep 2014Lightworks v12.0.o Beta
23 Aug 2014Lightworks v12.0.k Beta
10 Aug 2014Lightworks v12.0.i Beta
09 Aug 2014Lightworks v11.5.2
03 Apr 2014Lightworks v11.5.1
19 Feb 2014Lightworks v11.5
13 Nov 2013Lightworks v11.1.1
28 May 2013Lightworks v11.1
20 Jan 2013Lightworks v11.0.3
01 Dec 2010Lightworks v10.0 Beta
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