Adobe Premiere Pro vs Adobe Premiere Elements

Adobe Premiere Pro vs Adobe Premiere Elements
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Adobe Premiere Pro vs Adobe Premiere Elements is probably something you've been pondering if you're trying to decide between video editing tools. Although Premiere Pro and Premiere Elements are both video editing applications by Adobe, they have a distinct set of features that are better suited to users of different skill levels. 

In this article, we’ll look at their features, performance, support, and pricing plans to help you gauge which one’s right for your skill level. To know more about other video editing software, check out this article on the best video editing software .

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1. Premiere Pro: the best video editing software overall
Adobe's Premiere Pro is a professional tool for video editing. This industry standard software works on both PC and Mac, and offers everything you need, although it may be too complex for beginners.

3. Adobe Premiere Elements: the best option for beginners

3. Adobe Premiere Elements: the best option for beginners
If you're new to video editing, Premiere Pro is going to be a bit of a tough learning curve. Instead, why not start with Adobe Premiere Elements? This simplified version is also cheaper, and still gets you create very professional results.

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Nikshep Myle is a freelance writer and editor. He’s passionate about self-transformation and loves to research, experiment, and write about tech, travel, health, and fitness. When he’s not writing, you’ll find him meditating, traveling, discovering new music, and indulging in adventurous and creative pursuits. His work has appeared in Tech Radar, Tom's Guide, T3 and others.