Join Richard Harrington for an in-depth discussion in this video Why use video?, part of Creative Slideshows with Aperture.
If you're using Aperture 3 or newer, you have the ability to insert video…into your slideshow.…More and more photographers are shooting video these days because DSLR…cameras have this ability.…Now it's not just video that's shot with the DSLR that works with Aperture, any…QuickTime format can come in.…You can also take clips from podcasts or files that have been compressed and…optimized for an iPad or an iPhone and use those as well.…Let's explore the process.…
Inside this library you'll see a project called Video Clips. If you click on it,…there are two clips included.…Let's select one here and we'll just mouse over and you'll see we have basic controls.…(video playing)…Now in this particular case, nothing too fancy, just some shots of the desert…grass, and in here I'll pull the volume down.…
You'll see we have some blowing vegetation, pretty straightforward stuff.…I can go ahead and select all of these by pressing Command+A and then drag them…into the slideshow we were working with.…The plus symbol over the green circle indicated a copy.…
- Rating and sorting images
- Creating a Smart Album
- Creating a slideshow with a preset
- Adding a secondary audio track
- Adjusting Ken Burns moves for individual slides
- Trimming a video clip
- Customizing transitions
- Timing transitions to music
- Playing back from Aperture
- Exporting slideshows
Skill Level Intermediate
1. An Overview of Creating Slideshows
Why create slideshows?1m 17s
2. Gathering Your Slides
3. Gathering Your Slides
4. Setting up a Custom Slideshow
5. Customizing Individual Slides
6. Working with Video Slides
7. Adding and Customizing Transitions
Timing transitions to music6m 13s
8. Sharing a Slideshow Movie
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