Adjusting the view


show more Adjusting the view provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by David Rivers as part of the Windows Live Movie Maker Essential Training show less
please wait ...

Adjusting the view

As you begin to work on your Movie Maker projects, the last thing you might want to do before you really get into things is to adjust your view, and that's what we're going to talk about right now. The user interface is customizable. We're going to start with our Preview pane, versus the storyboard. Now we already know down in the bottom right-hand corner of the storyboard here, we have the Zoom time scale option. So we can click and drag the slider to the right. It doesn't make the thumbnails any bigger, but it does increase the view of our timeline.

So if we see a seven-second shot of an individual photo, we can see that that's actually stretched out now. It's twice as long as it was. We might want to drag that back. You can see it gets a little smaller. So this is the timeline we're zooming in to. We can also go up to the View tab on the Ribbon, and use the Zoom in and Zoom out options. As we zoom in, you'll see the same effect. Now we're kind of stretchin...

Adjusting the view
Video duration: 2m 50s 2h 7m Beginner

Viewers:

Adjusting the view provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by David Rivers as part of the Windows Live Movie Maker Essential Training

Subject:
Video
Software:
Windows Live Movie Maker
Author:
please wait ...