Join Garrick Chow for an in-depth discussion in this video Adjusting transition effects between clips, part of iMovie for iOS Essential Training (2014).
…We've already seen that iMovie automatically adds a cross-dissolve…transition between each clip you place in your project.…Again it looks like this.…Cross dissolve transitions are usually a nice effect for helping…your clips to visually flow from one to the other.…With the first clip fading out as the next clip fades in.…But sometimes you want a different effect or no effect whatsoever.…As we saw previously in this chapter when I showed you…how to slip a clip to insert a close up shot.…So now I'd like to take a look at how to work with these transitions?…By default the transitions added by iMovie are all one second cross dissolves.…
To change the properties of any individual transition tap it's icon.…That brings up several buttons along the bottom of the screen.…The ones grouped here in the…middle represent the different types of transitions.…The first one, represented by this vertical line is the non transition.…Which means you don't want to see a visual trick at all.…So that when a clip ends the next clip will…
- Shooting with the built-in cameras
- Importing footage from other sources
- Adding clips to a project
- Trimming, splitting, and rotating clips
- Adjusting transitions between clips
- Adding still photos and titles
- Adding sound effects or background music
- Fading audio clips
- Adjusting playback speed
- Backing up a movie with iTunes
Skill Level Beginner
1. Getting Started
2. Importing Video
3. Assembling and Editing a Project
4. Working with Audio
5. Sharing and Managing Your Projects
Sharing to iMovie Theater2m 42s
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