Join Garrick Chow for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating a new project, part of iMovie 11 Essential Training.
In this chapter, we're going to look at editing our clips together to create our…movie project. And if you've been following along up to this point, you've pretty…much seen the basics already.…Assembling a movie in iMovie pretty much consists of two basic concepts.…First, select the clip you want to use in the Event Browser, and second, drag…that clip into the Project area, and third, repeat until you're done.…Now there are other intermediate steps involving fine-tuning your selections and…rearranging your clips, and you can add some extras with titles and transitions…and music, but the basic process is, select the clip and drag it in.…
And everything starts with a new iMovie project.…The project is where you assemble your clips into your final movie.…So let's start from the very beginning, a very good place to start, and create a new project.…Now, I already created a project called Surfing previously, but I'll just go to…my Project Library, select the project, and I'm going to press Command+Delete on…
- Importing footage and stills
- Organizing and locating clips using ratings and keyword tags
- Cropping, trimming, splitting, and fine-tuning clips
- Inserting transitions between clips
- Applying One-Step effects
- Stabilizing shaky footage
- Adding background music and voiceovers
- Synchronizing footage to specific points of an audio track
- Publishing content to YouTube, Vimeo, and Facebook
- Exporting movies and projects
Skill Level Beginner
1. Getting Started
2. Importing Video
3. Understanding the Interface
4. Organizing Clips
5. Editing Video
6. Working with Effects
7. Working with Audio
8. Sharing Your Movies
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