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Photo Video Suite X8

PaintShop Pro X8 & VideoStudio Pro X8

  • New! Faster photo editing, creative effects and graphics for web and video
  • New! Streamlined video editing for great movies
  • Built-in learning for photo and video
  • Everything you need for stunning photo and video design projects in one easy-to-use suite.

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Complete photo and video editing suite

Create the photo and video projects you have been imagining with the unlimited creativity of Corel PaintShop Pro X8 & VideoStudio Pro X8. This complete software collection combines photo editing, graphic design and video editing in one. Enhance photos in seconds, create and composite graphics, and produce impressive photo, print and web projects. Tell, sell or entertain in video. Achieve YouTube stardom via screen-capture tools, and get everything you need for video blogs, how-to videos, and home or business video. With an intuitive 1-2-3 interface, fast performance and built-in learning resources, Corel PaintShop Pro X8 & VideoStudio Pro X8 is the photo video editing software you need!

What's Included

Get the most powerful photo & video suite ever

Make any image better

Fix problem photos and videos with easy quick fixes. Enhance photos or create new images with the precision selection tools, layers, fast brushes, content-aware editing tools, HDR tools and RAW editing in PaintShop Pro X8.

Fast & easy video editing

Make engaging movies, faster, with smart new tools that take work out of your way. Easily add creative effects, titles, transitions and just the right soundtrack with VideoStudio Pro X8.

Learn as you go

Built-in tutorials help you develop your photo- and video-editing skills whether you are a beginner or an experienced user. Useful tips, comprehensive help and extensive online communities support you every step of the way.

Our fastest technology

See results quickly with 64-bit performance in both applications. Your photo and video projects look beautiful thanks to 4K monitor support in PaintShop Pro X8 and XAVC S support in VideoStudio Pro X8.

Text Wrapping
Text Wrapping

New! Text Wrapping

Instantly fill a selection or vector shape with text that automatically wraps within it. Create interesting design elements for web graphics, posters, scrapbooking, brochures, collages, and other projects.

Magic Move
Magic Move

New! Magic Move

Edit faster with this content-aware tool that automatically replaces the background when you move an object or person. Drag your selection to a new position and the empty area is filled in to match the surrounding background.

Batch Mode
Batch Mode

Enhanced! Batch Mode

Quickly apply batch actions, including Watermark, Resize and Script the redesigned Batch Mode. Choose security features, such as deleting file information and location, or adding a watermark, to apply on output.

More precise selections
More precise selections

New! More precise selections

Accurate selections are essential in photo-editing software. PaintShop Pro X8 lets you define a selection size by height and width, or with a fixed aspect ratio, for easier, more precise selections.

Lens Correction
Lens Correction

New! Lens Correction

Apply Lens Correction tools automatically within the Edit workspace or the Camera RAW Lab to quickly correct the distortions, vignetting and chromatic aberrations that are commonly introduced by most camera lenses.

4K monitor support
4K monitor support

New! 4K monitor support

See each detail and appreciate the beauty of your photos when you pair your new photo-editing software with a high resolution monitor. All-new icons and an enhanced interface compatible with Ultra High DPI displays (up to 250% zoom with 4K resolution).

Faster brushes
Faster brushes

New! Faster brushes

With speed gains of 40 - 120%, many brushes are faster and more responsive than ever. Plus, a larger maximum brush size of 3,000 pixels lets you cover more area, more quickly.

Smart Edge
Smart Edge

Enhanced! Smart Edge

Enjoy up to 50% faster performance with Smart Edge, which works with several tools to help keep your brush strokes "inside the lines".

Layer enhancements
Layer enhancements

New! Layer enhancements

Essential for advanced image editing, compositing and graphic design, layers are now easier to use. Search for layers by name to quickly find the one you need, merge selected layers, and easily expand or collapse layer groups.

Text and Shape Cutting
Text and Shape Cutting

Enhanced! Text and Shape Cutting

Instantly create a photo object by using text or a shape to clip an underlying photo or image. Then paste or drag it to any image as a layer. The new Cutter Preview lets you see exactly what you are cutting before you cut.

Camera RAW Lab
Camera RAW Lab

Enhanced! Camera RAW Lab

Editing in the RAW Lab is easier with new before- and after- views, and a bigger preview. Plus, PaintShop Pro continues to add support for new camera models.

Easy built-in learning
Easy built-in learning

Enhanced! Easy built-in learning

Work smarter and faster with extra tips and tricks from the award-winning Learning Center. This handy integrated reference guide offers step-by-step instructions and quick access to the right tools to help you get the most out of your photo-editing software.

Graduated filter effect
Graduated filter effect

Enhanced! Graduated filter effect

Quickly add unique color gradients to your photos to simulate the effect of using different camera lens filters. A wide range of easy-to-use gradient controls allows for more creativity and experimentation.

Gradients
Gradients

Enhanced! Gradients

Now you can preview gradient changes on your image as you adjust them in Material Properties.

Faster saving
Faster saving

Enhanced! Faster saving

Our native PaintShop Pro image file format (*.pspimage) saves up to 50% faster.

Magic Fill
Magic Fill

Magic Fill

Erase an unwanted part of your photo and replace it with background that matches the surrounding area—even if it is textured or varied—with Magic Fill. This content-aware feature works with your favorite selection tools.

Photo and graphics for the visual web
Photo and graphics for the visual web

Photo and graphics for the visual web

Use your photo-editing software to quickly create high-impact imagery at the right sizes for eCommerce, blogs and websites. Save templates, quickly apply branding and much more with a complete set of web graphic editing tools.

Painting and drawing tools
Painting and drawing tools

Painting and drawing tools

Choose from a variety of built-in brushes, including paint brush, air brush, fill and color changer options, or import Adobe Photoshop brushes to bring your digital artwork and creative designs to life. Vector illustration tools let you draw with preset shapes, pens and add text on path.

Photo Mapping
Photo Mapping

Photo Mapping

Keep track of what happened where by mapping your photos to real world locations using GPS data and Facebook check-in points. The Map mode also lets you add locations using Google Maps, providing an intuitive and interactive way to view and organize your photos by location.

Share My Trip
Share My Trip

Share My Trip

For the ultimate photo-travel experience, use the Share My Trip feature to create an impressive slideshow that links your photos and comments directly to an interactive map. Save your photo-map as a slideshow or upload it to your Dropbox account for optional sharing on Facebook.

Social media sharing
Social media sharing

Social media sharing

Connect with loved ones and share your photos with the world using the built-in social media features of PaintShop Pro X8. Quickly and easily share your photos or photo creations to your Facebook, Flickr and Google+ accounts.

SVideo Learning
Video Learning

Video Learning

The built-in Discovery Center makes it easier than ever to find the help you need. Choose from the library of helpful video tutorials to develop your skills and become a better photographer and photo editor.

Powerful scripting engine
Powerful scripting engine

Powerful scripting engine

Speed up common and repetitive tasks with updated scripting. Now you can record scripts to automate almost any action with the enhanced, full-featured scripting engine and updated scripting guide.

Support for third-party plugins
Support for third-party plugins

Support for third-party plugins

Connect with loved ones and share your photos with the world using the built-in social media features of PaintShop Pro X8. Quickly and easily share your photos or photo creations to your Facebook, Flickr and Google+ accounts.

Object extractor
Object extractor

Object extractor

Easily cut objects out of extra-large image files, thanks to 64-bit performance. Use it to perform a number of tasks on your large files, such as removing an object from its original background or copying an extracted image and placing it in a different photo.

Amazing portrait retouching
Amazing portrait retouching

Amazing portrait retouching

Make sure everyone looks their best with easy red-eye removal and makeover tools that get rid of blemishes and unwanted lines, smooth wrinkles, whiten teeth and even out skin tones.

Extensive file support
Extensive file support

Extensive file support

Whether you're importing from your camera, scanner, the web or another photo editor, PaintShop Pro supports popular raster and vector file formats, including Adobe Photoshop .psd files. Output your files to a broad selection of image formats for easy sharing.

Comprehensive 1-2-3 photo-editing software
Comprehensive 1-2-3 photo-editing software

Comprehensive 1-2-3 photo-editing software

A tabbed workspace covers all your photo needs. Use the Manage tab to quickly browse, tag and organize. Tools in the Adjust tab help you crop, straighten, retouch and make other photo fixes. Use the Edit tab for further photo refinement, composition and graphic design features.

Retro Lab
Retro Lab

Retro Lab

Bring a vintage look to your photos by applying old-school color and contrast. You'll love the instant effect inspired by early lo-fi cameras.

Instant Effects
Instant Effects

Instant effects

Add creative effects to your photos in just seconds. Choose from a variety of preset effects which are organized into style categories such as Artistic, Film Styles, Black & White, and Landscape. Thumbnails make it easy to select the effect you want.

Selective Focus
Selective Focus

Selective focus

Get the effect of expensive tilt-shift lenses without the cost! Selective Focus lets you mimic tilt-shift effects in your photos. You can also use it to play with depth of field to keep parts of the image in focus and the rest blurred.

Web tools
Web tools

Web tools

Use a variety of versatile web tools to save and optimize images for online use. Work with image mapping to link HTML with your graphics, and use Slicing and Rollovers to create designs that work seamlessly with web pages.

Amazing photo restoration
Amazing photo restoration

Amazing photo restoration

Bring your old family photos back to life with powerful photo restoration tools. Use the Fade Correction tool to restore the color and contrast of faded photos and the Scratch Remover to repair unsightly cracks in tattered photos to make them look new again.

Comprehensive text tools
Comprehensive text tools

Comprehensive text tools

Bring your old family photos back to life with powerful photo restoration tools. Use the Fade Correction tool to restore the color and contrast of faded photos and the Scratch Remover to repair unsightly cracks in tattered photos to make them look new again.

Clearer Audio
Clearer Audio

New! Clearer Audio

Balance dialog, narration with background sound for pro-quality audio. With Audio Ducking, VideoStudio Pro X8 detects audio or narration and automatically lowers the volume of background sound. Adjust the Ducking Level and Sensitivity if you wish for even more control.

Faster multi-track rendering
XAVC S

New! XAVC S

Work with XAVC S, a new standard for video cameras based on MP4-AVC/H.264, and get support for resolutions up to 4K 3840 x 2160.

More creative options
More creative options

New! More creative options

Enjoy a variety of effects options by adjusting how overlay objects blend with the background. With new Add, Multiple and Grey Key options, you can create unique semi-transparent and color blend results. Use a video mask to hide or reveal different parts of your video for interesting special effects or title sequences.

Freeze frame
Freeze frame

New! Freeze frame

Whether it’s a beautiful smile, your child scoring a goal or stunning scenery, sometimes you want to add extra impact by temporarily stopping the action to focus on a single frame. The new Freeze Frame feature makes it easy to select the frame and set the duration to get the effect you want.

Convert titles to Alpha channel files
Convert titles to Alpha channel files

New! Convert titles to Alpha channel files

Create stylish, professional-looking titles by converting them to alpha channel images or animations.

NewBlue FX Video Essentials II
NewBlue FX Video Essentials II

New! NewBlue FX Video Essentials II

Create incredible special effects with bonus tools from industry leader, NewBlue. Video Essentials II offers over 100 presets in 10 plugins to create vignettes, enhance and adjust color, and much more.

Smart features make projects easier
Smart features make projects easier

New! Smart features make projects easier

Easily keep track of the clips you’ve used in your video. Thumbnails in the Library show a check mark when the clip has been used to help you avoid reusing the same footage. Re-use your existing video projects thanks to Multiple Projects Editing. Easily save and re-use your customized Filters or Transitions in future projects.

ScoreFitter
ScoreFitter

New! ScoreFitter

No movie is complete without a soundtrack. Add music with the included Scorefitter library of royalty-free sounds and songs—they even automatically adjust to fit the length of your movies.

Triple Scoop Music
Triple Scoop Music

New! Triple Scoop Music

Capture the mood of your movie with the perfect soundtrack. Get 17 royalty-free music tracks from Triple Scoop Music.

StudioBacklot.tv training
Free training from StudioBacklot.tv

New! Free training from StudioBacklot.tv

Get a 6-week, all-access pass to StudioBacklot.tv—free! From introductory videos to segments on FastFlick, Screen Capture and advanced techniques, you’ll learn how to make the most of everything VideoStudio has to offer. Plus, explore other training and the royalty-free stock library.

Screen Capture
Screen Capture

Enhanced! Screen Capture

Recording directly from your screen is a great way to add custom content to presentations, demos or training videos. With enhanced Screen Capture, you can easily capture both system audio and microphone sound. Snap View Capture works in Windows 8 to let you record Windows apps in action.

Media Library management
Media Library management

Enhanced! Media Library management

Easily bring your existing organized media folders into the intuitive Media Library. Plus, the enhanced list view in the library helps you edit faster with easy access to more information, including resolution, frame rate and start/end times.

Powerful titles and overlays
4K hardware acceleration

Enhanced! 4K hardware acceleration

4K hardware acceleration is optimized for upcoming Intel 5th Generation processors, delivering over over 400% faster performance than VideoStudio Pro X7. Overall playback performance in full HD is also enhanced and more tracks can be played in real time.

More formats supported

Enhanced! More formats supported

Enjoy more compatibility with import support for MKV files, which act as multimedia containers that can hold video, audio and subtitles in a file. New support for MOV (H.264 format) has been added to VideoStudio’s variety of export options, which include AVI, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, QuickTime, WebM, Windows Media Format, HTML5 and more.

Storyboard/timeline editing
Motion tracking settings

Enhanced! Motion tracking settings

More mosaic types and better size control let you perfectly blur a face or car plate in your clip. Easy motion tracking also lets you target and track moving objects on screen and connect them to elements such as text and graphics.

Learning resources
Learning resources

Learning resources

Access a wide range of learning resources from within the Help menu. Search the latest Help, download the User Guide (PDF), or watch one of the many video tutorials in the Discovery Center.

Complete Multi-track video editing
Complete Multi-track video editing

Complete Multi-track video editing

Multi-track editing allows you to combine multiple levels or sequences of video, photos, graphics, effects and titles. VideoStudio Pro X8 lets you layer your content onto up to 21 easily customizable multimedia tracks, plus add transitions and effects.

Storyboard/timeline editing
Storyboard/timeline editing

Storyboard/timeline editing

Toggle between simple storyboard editing and more advanced multi-track timeline editing according to your preferences or project needs.

Great audio for your video productions
Great audio for your video productions

Great audio for your video productions

Import music, voiceover, sound effects or the audio of your choosing and easily sync up to your timeline. Record your own voice, apply royalty free auto-music and easily control the relative volume of your clips.

Easy fades and transitions

Easy fades and transitions

Get the right look for your production with drag-and-drop transitions that deliver easy fades, dissolves, wipes and many other effects.

Powerful titles and overlays

Powerful titles and overlays

Add on-screen text effects, such as credits, captions, or subtitles, and customizable attributes such as color, font and animation. Apply motion to your text using title animation tools or apply filters to your text using preset Title Effects.

Fast and easy ways to customize your production

Fast and easy ways to customize your production

Use drag and drop effects, or Cut and Paste Attributes from one clip to another. Swap overlay tracks without losing any information.

Variable speed
Variable speed

Variable speed

Evoke drama by using slow motion, or speed things up for a unique time-lapse effects. With enhanced Variable Speed controls, it's easy to alter the speed in any part of your video without having to work with multiple video clips.

Slideshows that impress

Slideshows that impress

Experiment and add a unique look to your videos and photo slideshows with your favorite transition effects. Select only the transition effects you want and add them to the Random Effects category.

Complete disc authoring + video editing in one
Complete disc authoring + video editing in one

Complete disc authoring + video editing in one

VideoStudio Pro X8 delivers complete DVD and AVCHD authoring in one complete video production workshop. Use comprehensive built-in disc authoring tools to save your videos and photo slideshows to DVD, AVCHD or ISO disc image.

Advanced customizable motion controls
Advanced customizable motion controls

Advanced customizable motion controls

Customize the movement of graphics, titles, objects and video clips. It's the perfect way to create dynamic videos featuring picture-in-picture and other pro-quality effects. Plus, save your customizable motion to a Path library for quick and easy reuse.

Stop motion animation
Stop motion animation

Stop motion animation

Now, you can create full-HD stop motion videos using your DSLR camera. Bring the processing power and unique lens capabilities of your DSLR to life and create stop motion films your audience won't forget.

QuickTime alpha channels
QuickTime alpha channels

QuickTime alpha channels

Import animated sequences with transparent backgrounds using new built-in support for QuickTime movies containing alpha channels. Now you can make animations and video effects in popular 2D and 3D animation packages and then use them directly in VideoStudio Pro X8.

QuickTime alpha channels
Create videos for mobile devices

Create videos for mobile devices

Share movies anywhere with full support for iPad, iPhone, iPod touch and Sony PSP, as well as Windows and Android smartphones. View your video masterpiece no matter where you are.

FastFlick for quick and easy slideshows and videos

FastFlick™ for quick and easy slideshows and videos

Make movies and slideshows in just 3 steps. Select a template, add your media and share your movie to Facebook, YouTube, Flickr, Vimeo. Save your project to a variety of video formats.

System Requirements

  • Windows 10, Windows 8/8.1, Windows 7 with latest service pack (32-bit or 64-bit editions)
  • Intel or AMD 1.5 GHz or faster processor with SSE2 supported (multi-core processor recommended)
  • 2 GB RAM (4 GB or higher recommended)
  • 1 GB hard disk space (2 GB recommended)
  • 1280 x 768 resolution with 16-bit color display (1366 x 768 resolution with 24-bit or higher color display recommended)
  • DirectX 9 or higher compatible video adapter with latest driver
  • Internet connection required for online features and tutorial videos
  • Windows compatible CD/DVD drive for installation

Works with Microsoft Windows 7, 8 and 10

Windows 8 Compatible

PaintShop Pro X8

Import Formats Supported

  • AI, BMP, CAL, CALS, CGM, CLP, CMX*, CT, CUR, CUT, DCX, DIB, DRW*, EMF, EPS, GIF, HDP, HGL*, HPG*, IFF, IMG, J2C, J2K, JIF, JP2, JPC, JPE, JPEG, JPG, JPS, JPX, MAC, MPO, MRW, MSP, PBM, PCD*, PCT, PCX, PDF, PGL*, PGM, PIC, PICT, PNG, PNS, PPM, PS, PSD, PSP (PSP image files), RAS, RAW, RIF, RLE, SCT, SVG, SVGZ, TGA, TIF, UFO, WBM, WBMP, WDP, WEBP, WMF, WPG**
  • Includes RAW file support from over 350 camera models with the following extensions: 3FR, ARW, CR2, CRW, DCR, DNG, ERF, K25, KDC, MEF, MOS, NEF, NRW, ORF, PEF, RAF, RW2, SR2, SRF, X3F

Brush Formats Supported

  • PaintShop Pro Brush (.pspbrush), Adobe Photoshop Brush (.abr), Jasc Brush (.jbr)

Export Formats Supported

  • BMP, CAL, CALS, CLP, CUT, DCX, DIB, EMF, EPS, AI, PS, GIF, HDP, WDP, IFF, IMG, JP2, J2C, J2K, JPC, JPX, JPG, JIF, JPE, JPEG, MAC, MSP, PBM, PCX, PGM, PIC, PPM, PNG, PSD, PSP (PSPIMAGE FILES), RAS, RAW, RIF, RIFF, RLE, SCT, CT, JPS, PNS, TGA, TIF, TIFF, WBMP, WBM, WEBP, WMF

Video Studio Pro X8

For editing of 3D and full HD video, Corel recommends an Intel Core i7 or AMD Phenom II X8 processor with Windows 7 or Windows 8 64-bit operating system and minimum 4 GB of RAM. For editing of 4K video, a 4th generation Intel Core i7 processor is highly recommended.

Supported input/output devices

  • iPhone, iPad, iPod Classic with video, iPod touch, Sony PSP, Windows and Android smartphones
  • Cameras and camcorders that record to internal memory, memory card, DVD disc or hard drive
  • USB capture devices, PC cameras, webcams
  • IEEE 1394/FireWire cards for use with DV, D8, or HDV camcorders
  • USB Video Class (UVC) DV
  • Support for OHCI-Compliant IEEE-1394
  • Analog capture cards for analog camcorders (VFW and WDM support for Windows XP and Broadcast
  • Driver Architecture support for Windows Vista and Windows 7
  • Analog and digital TV capture device (Broadcast Driver Architecture support)
  • Windows-compatible Blu-ray Disc, DVD-R/RW, DVD+R/RW, DVD-RAM and CD-R/RW drives
  • Digital Single-Lens Reflex (SLR) cameras for stop motion: EOS-1D Mark III, EOS-1D Mark IV, EOS-1Ds Mark III, EOS 1D X, EOS-1D C, EOS 5D Mark II, EOS 5D Mark III, EOS 6D, EOS 7D, EOS 40D, EOS 50D, EOS 60D, EOS 60Da, EOS 450D/Rebel XSi, EOS 500D/Rebel T1i, EOS 550D/Rebel T2i, EOS 600D/Rebel T3i, EOS 650D/Rebel T4i, EOS 1000D/Rebel XS, EOS 1100D/Rebel T3, EOS M

* Supported on 32-bit installs only.

** WPG (WordPerfect Vector only) is not supported on 64 bit. WordPerfect Bitmap is supported on 64 bit.

Blu-ray authoring requires a plugin that can be purchased from within VideoStudio.