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CyberLink Releases Significant Updates to its Director Family, Including the New PhotoDirector 365 for macOS with Shutterstock Integration for Royalty-Free Premium Content

macOS users can now choose the all-inclusive PhotoDirector 365, that comes loaded with exciting tools, features and add-ons offered with their subscription, including royalty-free, professional-grade photos, video and audio with new Shutterstock integration

Taipei, Taiwan—March 30, 2021—CyberLink Corp. (5203.TW) today announced the first macOS release of PhotoDirector 365, CyberLink’s flagship subscription photo editing software for content creators, enthusiasts, and professional users. With the addition of PhotoDirector 365 Mac, CyberLink is now the only brand in the industry offering software support for its flagship video and photo editing solutions across all platforms and operating systems. CyberLink customers now have access to both PowerDirector and PhotoDirector value-loaded subscription versions on Windows, Mac, Android, iOS and Chromebook.

The new PhotoDirector 365 Mac comes with free and unlimited access to an extensive, royalty-free library of premium content from market leader Shutterstock. This service is integrated into the software’s content library, bringing an invaluable resource to users’ fingertips. This new release from CyberLink also adds the Shutterstock library to PowerDirector 365 Mac, completing availability across all the Director 365 offerings, and included at no extra cost with the subscription. For the first time, all 365 users can leverage hundreds of thousands of professional-grade photos, videos and audio clips for consumer and commercial use.


Beyond the introduction of PhotoDirector 365 Mac, CyberLink’s update comes with several new features and add-ons, together with noticeable user interface enhancements across all its Director 365 creative software offerings, on all platforms, while maintaining its highly competitive and flexible pricing options:


PhotoDirector 365 for Mac features a new Shutterstock integration, and both PC and Mac versions come with new photo editing capabilities, including:

  • Auto color enhancement
  • Bokeh effect
  • Salient object segmentation

PowerDirector 365 for Mac features a new Shutterstock integration, App Store support, as well as new video and audio editing capabilities, including:

  • Preview cache engine
  • Volume (dB) meter for mixed main timeline (2ch and 5.1ch)
  • Title in-place edit and title mini editor
  • Mask position, scale, opacity, and rotation with keyframes
  • Video and audio in reverse
  • Motion graphics title (v2)
  • Particle designer (express mode)
  • Audio editor (pitch shift, vocal transformer, radio, phone)

PowerDirector 365 for PC features new video editing capabilities, including:

  • CLUT strength adjustment
  • Video production with selected range of timeline
  • New color picker and dropper
  • Motion graphics title support for parameter grouping
  • One scene template support (PowerDirector 365 Business only)
  • Overall UX improvements

“Accessibility across all platforms has become a core principle at CyberLink, and our expanding collaboration with Apple now makes the award-winning PhotoDirector 365 software available to macOS users,” said Dr. Jau Huang, CEO of CyberLink. “Never before has a brand and consistent offering of photo and video editing software been made available across all platforms: Windows, Mac, Android, iOS and Chromebook. Today’s release highlights our mission to deliver creative software that is intuitive to users of all skill levels, from occasional enthusiasts to professional creators, with a rich and constantly improving set of features, tools and add-ons optimized to fully support their creative potential.”


Product Availability
The above products are available online at the CyberLink online store and in selected retail outlets worldwide in the following languages: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Japanese and Korean.

Download the PhotoDirector app today on the App Store or Google Play.

Download the PowerDirector app today on the App Store or Google Play.

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Version 2 Limited is one of the most dynamic IT companies in Asia. The company develops and distributes IT products for Internet and IP-based networks, including communication systems, Internet software, security, network, and media products. Through an extensive network of channels, point of sales, resellers, and partnership companies, Version 2 Limited offers quality products and services which are highly acclaimed in the market. Its customers cover a wide spectrum which include Global 1000 enterprises, regional listed companies, public utilities, Government, a vast number of successful SMEs, and consumers in various Asian cities.

About CyberLink
Founded in 1996, CyberLink Corp. (5203.TW) is the world leader in multimedia software and AI facial recognition technology. CyberLink addresses the demands of consumer, commercial and education markets through a wide range of solutions, covering digital content creation, multimedia playback, video conferencing, live casting, mobile applications and AI facial recognition.  CyberLink has shipped several hundred million copies of its multimedia software and apps, including the award-winning PowerDirector, PhotoDirector, and PowerDVD.  With years of research in the fields of artificial intelligence and facial recognition, CyberLink has developed the FaceMe® Facial Recognition Engine. Powered by deep learning algorithms, FaceMe® delivers the reliable, high-precision, and real-time facial recognition that is critical to AIoT applications such as smart retail, smart security, and surveillance, smart city and smart home. For more information about CyberLink, please visit the official website at