Best Editing Software: Adobe Production Premium Creative Suite 6 - Editing Suite Adobe
You know, what you're waiting on is CS6 and rightly so, it will be a very strong presence in the video editing world for good reason, such as a clean and easy to use interface and good utilization of 64-bit processing. The suite combines big names like Premiere, Audition, Photoshopand After Effects with many more for a package that gives video professionals and enthusiasts an extensive group of tools.
Their emphasis this time around is to speed up your editing, allowing for hover scrubbing within windows, better/more intuitive performance in Audition and uninterrupted playback in Premiere. Another welcome expansion will be found in multicam editing and color correcting.
There's plenty more new features to discover, and as for pricing, we can't be sure, but to get into the ballpark, CS5.5 is $1,700 and upgrades are about $400.