Essentials Ultimate

Time-Saving Tools for Every Task.

The Swiss Army Knife of Editing Tools

Essentials Ultimate Includes

Essentials 3 Ultimate includes over 275 presets in 24 workflow-enhancing video effects that stabilize, correct and sharpen details.


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All plugins contained in Stablizer, Vol. 1, Vol. 2, and Vol. 3 are included in Essentials Ultimate.

Top Plugins for Essentials Ultimate

Click through the list of plugins to see more examples and learn more about the time-saving tools you get with Essentials Ultimate.


Smooth your shaky footage with Stabilizer (reg. $99). This breakthrough plugin analyzes your video, identifies areas of instability, and corrects it. If you’re shooting hand-held, using a GoPro™ or trying to achieve a natural look, you'll love using Stabilizer.

Skin Touch Up
Flash Remover Pro
Video Tuneup Plus
Color Fixer Pro
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Essentals Ultimate

Essentials 3 Ultimate brings a full set of 24 essential video plugins and over 275 presets to perfect your video. Includes everything in Volumes 1-3 and Stabilizer.


Essentials Ultimate Tutorials

Dive deeper into what you can do with Essentials Ultimate with these helpful tutorial videos.

Quickly Correct White Balance with Color Fixer Pro
60 Second Studio | Color Fixer Pro

Ian Stark shows you how to use the white balance feature in Color Fixer Pro from the Essentials collection.

Correct Fish-Eye Distortion with Lens Corrector
60 Second Studio | Lens Correction

Ian Stark shows you how to easily fix distorted footage using Lens Correction from the Essentials collection.

Smoothing out Shaky Footage with Stabilizer
60 Second Studio | Stabilizer

Ian Stark shows you how to remove unwanted motion with Stabilizer from the Essentials collection.


Blog Posts About Essentials Ultimate

Read more about Essentials Ultimate in this selection of blog posts.

Top 5 GoPro Tips for Content Creators

Ever since GoPro made them popular, content creators have used them in everything from vlogging to extreme action sports.
Odds are that by now you have one laying around, even if you’re not an extreme sports athlete. That’s why we’ve put together a list of some of the best GoPro tips to get the most out of your action camera.

Stabilizer Shaky Footage Fix Tutorial
Quickly Fix Your Shaky Footage with Stabilizer

Stabilizer is one of our favorite plugins in the Essentials 3 Ultimate bundle because it allows you to quickly remove jittery and unwanted camera movement from your footage. In this tutorial, we’ll show you how easy it is to take a hand held shot and turn it into a smooth, steadicam-like shot in under 3 minutes.

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Powerful Time Saving Tools for Everyday Editing

Wishing you had a set of tools that quickly fixed your most common editing challenges? Well, the search is over. Essentials 3 Ultimate delivers the quick fixes you need for everyday issues like distracting camera flashes, video stabilization, lens distortion and much more. With 275 presets in 24 workflow-optimizing plugins, see why this tool is trusted by thousands of editors.

Product Compatibility

Recommended System Requirements

2 GHz processor (multicore or multiprocessor CPU recommended for HD)

2 GB RAM (4 GB RAM or greater recommended for HD)

500 MB minimum 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 10.10 (Yosemite)

Microsoft ® Windows ® 7 or later

Supports 64-bit video editing applications only

Hosting Compatibility

NewBlue Titler Pro 2+  NewBlue Titler Pro 2+
Magix Vegas Pro 10+  Magix Vegas Pro 10+ (64-bit OpenX)
Magix Video Pro X & Vegas Movie Studio  Magix Video Pro X & Vegas Movie Studio
Black Magic DaVinci Resolve 11+   Black Magic DaVinci Resolve 11+
Adobe Premiere CS6/6.5, CC   Adobe Premiere CS6/6.5, CC
Adobe After Effects 5.5+   Adobe After Effects CS6/CC or later
Apple Final Cut Pro X   Apple Final Cut Pro X
Avid Media Composer & Symphony 6+   Avid Media Composer & Symphony 6+
Grass Valley EDIUS 7 & 8   Grass Valley EDIUS 7 & 8