Digital Imaging Software: MAGIX Entertainment

For tight budgets, MAGIX's Video deLuxe offers a high-quality professional-level video creation program for under $50. The program is designed with a simple interface and foolproof tools so any student or teacher can easily use it. Users can record, edit and dub videos, then add music, titles, scene transitions and special effects. Video deLuxe also offers digital camera and analog support. Users can record footage from either source and transfer it into the program. The completed program can then be transferred back to a camera or VCR, burned onto CDs, e-mailed, or published directly to the Internet. The program comes with more than 800 videos and sound samples. Users can also import multimedia into their creations in a variety of formats, including AVI, Windows Media, MPEG-1 and MPEG-4, MP3 and more. MAGIX Entertainment Corp., Los Angeles, CA, (310) 656-0644,

This article originally appeared in the 10/01/2002 issue of THE Journal.