Setting quick transitions


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Setting quick transitions

Transition effects can help define the style of your piece, give it pace, or they can also be used as storytelling devices. Here in my Timeline, I'd like to add a transition between the flower clip and the valley clip. If I park on or near that transition point, and now go to this button here in my Timeline window, Quick Transition, if I click, I'll open up the Quick Transition dialog. You can see that I have control to deselect my audio tracks if it's just the video track that I'd like to add the transition to.

Next, I can choose the type of effect. In this case, I'm going to choose Dissolve. Underneath that, I can choose the position. Would I like the effect to be centered on the cut? In this case, 12 frames before, 12 frames after, or would I like it to start at the cut point and therefore take place from the cut onwards, or end at the cut point, begin, and then complete, by the time we get to the cut point between the two clips? I can also choose Custom. I can add numeric...

Setting quick transitions
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Setting quick transitions provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Steve Holyhead as part of the Avid Media Composer 5 Getting Started

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