Setting the poster frame


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Setting the poster frame

As I've mentioned previously, so often, the first frame of a video clip isn't the one which really is a good representation of the footage. In other words, a lot of times the good stuff happens a little bit later. Like with this clip here. One of the things that we might want to do is scrub down to somewhere say around here where the person is actually looking at the camera. It would be nice if this were the first frame, the first frame that I saw in the Grid View or in the filmstrip. Well, we can set this to be the first frame if we choose what's called a Poster Frame.

We can do that by clicking on this icon over here in the playback component. Here, we can choose Set Poster Frame. What this will do is it will then update this clip, so that the first frame we see in the Filmstrip, let's make that a little bigger so you can see that, or if we go to the Grid View, that first frame is going to be the one which is visible. You can see the difference between those other virtua...

Setting the poster frame
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Setting the poster frame provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Lightroom 4 Essentials: 01 Organizing and Sharing with the Library Module

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Photography
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