Adjusting transition duration and style


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Adjusting transition duration and style

iMovie sets the duration of all the transitions in your project to the same length by default. To change that default duration, choose File > Project Properties, or press Command+J and then in the Timing section, drag the Transition Duration slider to set the length of the transitions. In the General section, you can also use the Automatically Add option and enjoy the additional simplicity of having iMovie add the selected transition between all the clips in your project. Now as mentioned in the previous lesson, most video editors avoid using too many transitions, favoring straight cuts between clips for the most part.

So this option isn't necessarily the best idea for the average project. But for projects like picture slideshows, adding transitions between every clip or photo might actually makes sense. You will see if you do select this option, you are asked whether to Overlap ends and shorten clips or Extend ends and maintain duration. Overlap ends and shorten clip means that it...

Adjusting transition duration and style
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Adjusting transition duration and style provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Damian Allen as part of the iMovie '09 Essential Training

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