Shotcut’s free open source video editor serves up all the basic moves in a neat, flexible interface, but it is less consumer friendly than some competitors.
With a few new tweaks, HitFilm Express 14 maintains its position as the best free video editing software.
Sony's premium rugged action camera records gorgeous 4K video, but it's twice as expensive as a GoPro and much harder to use.
Media Composer | First is a powerful pro-level app for Media Composer aspirants, but it's not for the faint of heart.
The Wyze Cam Pan is easy to use, delivers good video and audio, and has a 360-degree field of view and a range of useful features — such as two weeks of free video storage — for less than $40.
The latest version of this free video editor for enthusiasts integrates visual effects and motion graphics.
The Acer Holo360 combines an Android smart device with a full-featured 360-degree camera for direct uploading to social media platforms.
Adobe Premiere Elements continues its long reign as the overall best consumer video-editing app, with new automated features and simplified workflows for quick video editing.
GoPro's latest action camera delivers impressively smooth footage while introducing other welcome features like livestreaming and an enhanced time-lapse mode for an attractive price.
If you're an aspiring auteur, the free version of DaVinci Resolve 14 has all the creative tools you need to enhance editing options ― but make sure your system is up to the task.
The interface may take some getting used to, but VSDC is a solid, reliable app for basic editing tasks.
iMovie gives Mac users an easy way to get started creating high-quality movies from videos shot on all kinds of devices.
The AirTV is a good — but not great — streaming box with a novel way to integrate broadcast TV, but it takes some time to prove itself.
PowerDirector 16 makes it easy to edit 360-degree videos, but there are a lot of other great features in this program, too.
The Hero5 Black is the most usable GoPro yet, thanks to a waterproof design, voice controls and a much-improved onscreen interface.
Ion's new action camera is looking to challenge the GoPro with solid video quality for a lower price.