The art of video editing is when and where to make your cuts. In this video, learn how to make the three basic types of cuts in Camtasia 2020 that every editor must know.
Think of editing as the process of cutting out mistakes, … and then adding just enough refinements … to enhance your story. … And the real art of editing, is knowing exactly … where to make those cuts … and how to piece your story back together. … And to know where to make the cuts, … always begin by watching the footage that you want to edit … so that you have a good idea of what you're dealing with. … And for the rest of this course, … I'll take care of this for us … and simply point out the edit points … if we're making any precise edits. … But feel free to always pause the video … and listen for yourself. … Not to make precise cuts, … you're going to need to know three simple tricks, … the slice, the trim, and the ripple. … All edits begin with a cut that splits the selected clip … at your play heads current location, … and make sure you have your clips selected … that you want to edit, … and then move your playhead down to the location … where you want to make your first edit. … Then press the split button, …
This course was created by Chris Mattia. We are pleased to offer this training in our library.
- Why use Camtasia?
- Calibrating your microphone
- Recording, editing, and sharing your first screencast
- Using the PowerPoint add-in
- Choosing the area of the screen you want to record
- Handling mistakes
- Editing audio and video in Camtasia
- Adding annotations and transitions
- Sharing projects with others
- Tips for successful recording
Skill Level Beginner
Inclusive Instructional Designwith Samantha Calamari1h 13m Beginner
1. Getting Started
2. Creating Recordings
3. Editing in Camtasia
4. Enhancing Your Story
5. Sharing and Collaborating
6. Keys to a Successful Recording
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