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Move over Final Cut Pro X. Lightworks boasts supports for formats from SD to 4K and it can import, render, and export in the background while you carry on working. It has real-time effects, multi-camera editing and an interface that’s customisable. There’s a wealth of help in the form of tutorials at http://bit.ly/mf289light works to get you started. The Pro version (£249.99) adds support for hardware from Blackmagic, AJA and Matrox.