Pros

  • Float-based color space for high-dynamic-range media
  • Extraordinary scripting capabilities
  • Node-based compositing paradigm makes it easy to edit projects
  • Extremely fine level of compositing control

Cons

  • Underpowered RAM caching
  • No 3-D compositing tools
  • Steep learning curve
  • Nonstandard interface
  • No Levels controls