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Learning Windows Movie Maker 2
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Learning Windows Movie Maker 2

with David Rivers

Video: welcome

Learning Windows Movie Maker 2 with David Rivers is a movie-based tutorial designed to help new and existing Movie Maker users obtain a thorough understanding of this latest version of Movie Maker. This tutorial shows you how to use Movie Maker's many features to create exciting movies from captured video, digital photos, graphic files and more. The training begins with a basic overview of the Movie Maker 2 interface and quickly advances to cover topics such as capturing video, importing pictures, editing clips, adding special effects, inserting transitions, creating titles, adding music and much more. Exercise files accompany the training videos, allowing you to follow along and learn at your own pace.
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  1. 30s
    1. welcome
      30s
  2. 31m 43s
    1. starting movie maker and exploring the user interface
      6m 4s
    2. opening a movie maker project
      2m 59s
    3. exploring the task pane
      3m 44s
    4. exploring the monitor
      5m 23s
    5. exploring the workspace (storyboard vs. timeline views)
      5m 52s
    6. changing movie maker defaults
      7m 41s
  3. 26m 13s
    1. starting a project and organizing data
      3m 25s
    2. importing sound and photos
      4m 18s
    3. importing video and automatic clip generation
      3m 45s
    4. capturing video
      9m 47s
    5. creating photos from video clips
      4m 58s
  4. 27m 47s
    1. adding and removing clips
      4m 48s
    2. viewing and editing clip properties
      3m 26s
    3. moving and copying clips
      1m 48s
    4. splitting and combining clips
      3m 54s
    5. trimming clips (maximizing precision)
      2m 59s
    6. adding video effects
      7m 2s
    7. adding, removing, and editing transitions
      3m 50s
  5. 10m 52s
    1. adding background music
      2m 16s
    2. adding sound effects
      2m 19s
    3. recording narration
      3m 36s
    4. combining audio and adjusting levels
      2m 41s
  6. 18m 20s
    1. creating, inserting, and overlaying title slides
      10m 30s
    2. inserting your own graphic files
      3m 41s
    3. inserting credits
      4m 9s
  7. 28m 33s
    1. previewing and last minute adjustments
      16m 51s
    2. saving a movie (to various formats and locations)
      8m 17s
    3. saving a movie to a portable device
      3m 25s
  8. 12m 7s
    1. importing digital pictures
      2m 51s
    2. importing audio
      58s
    3. creating automatic movies
      3m 9s
    4. adding final touches
      5m 9s
  9. 13m 25s
    1. the help menu and troubleshooting
      6m 56s
    2. help from the task pane
      2m 3s
    3. on-line help
      4m 26s
  10. 13s
    1. goodbye
      13s

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Learning Windows Movie Maker 2 with David Rivers is a movie-based tutorial designed to help new and existing Movie Maker users obtain a thorough understanding of this latest version of Movie Maker. This tutorial shows you how to use Movie Maker's many features to create exciting movies from captured video, digital photos, graphic files and more. The training begins with a basic overview of the Movie Maker 2 interface and quickly advances to cover topics such as capturing video, importing pictures, editing clips, adding special effects, inserting transitions, creating titles, adding music and much more. Exercise files accompany the training videos, allowing you to follow along and learn at your own pace.

Subject:
Video
Software:
Windows Live Movie Maker
Author:
David Rivers

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