Join Chris Converse for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding text to a video, part of Design the Web: Video Graphics and Animation.
Next we're going to create a text layer so that we can add a title to the man who's being interviewed.…So, let's scroll back in the timeline. Let's get the play head at the 10 second mark.…Once that's in place, select a Text Tool, come up to the Canvas, and Click to Add a text layer.…Let's type Full Name on one line then a Return, then ORGANIZATION TITLE.…Let's select all the text. Let's set this to 44 points, then let's select a name.…Let's make this a little bit larger. Let's make it bold. Let's set the color to white,…then increase the leading a little bit.…
Let's select all the text. Hold down the Option or Alt key and press the down arrow.…Get the Move tool. Let's move this down into place.…If the text is a little large we can come in here and change the text. Bring this down to 42.…Once we have this positioned where we want, let's drag the playhead over until we can…see the full height of the lower-third.…Let's move our text into place. Let's come back to the ORGANIZATION TITLE. Let's click…
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- Getting video into Photoshop
- Splitting video clips
- Moving and transitioning video
- Animating artwork
- Adding text to video
- Rendering video with Photoshop