Adobe Releases New Versions of Premiere Pro and After Effects

Earlier this week (Sept. 15, 2020), Adobe announced new versions of Premiere Pro and After Effects. Available immediately, as part of a Creative Cloud subscription, here are the new features.

NOTE: The following descriptions are excerpted from Adobe press materials.


[With this release,] users can now take advantage of the following features:

Performance improvements include:


With the September 2020 release of Premiere Pro version 14.4, you can work natively in Rec. 2100 HLG thanks to a new sequence working color space option. Apple ProRes and Sony XAVC Intra are both fully color managed and GPU accelerated throughout the HDR pipeline.

With the new native HDR workflow you can import, edit, color grade, and export HLG content in Premiere Pro. The first implementation of this workflow addresses the needs of professional broadcasters and in upcoming releases, we plan to add support for other HDR working spaces, such as Rec. 2100 PQ (ST2084), and additional format support, like H.264, and HEVC.


Working in 3D has become essential in producing compelling content for broadcast and advertisers, especially for things like product commercials that use both 2D and 3D design elements. To modernize the 3D experience, we’re currently testing the following After Effects features in [the] public Beta [of After Effects]:

Performance improvements include:


Other companies announcing new products that integrate with Adobe include:

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One Response to Adobe Releases New Versions of Premiere Pro and After Effects

  1. thanks, Adobe. Now fix Metadata Display in the bins, and link Workspaces to USERS, not PROJECTS. That would be an update worth considering.

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