Cropping and rotating


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Cropping and rotating

Another important tool you should know how to use is the Crop tool. The Crop tool is useful in a variety of circumstances. For example, maybe you have a great shot of the beach on your vacation, but it's ruined by some people walking around near the edge of the shot. You can easily get rid of them by cropping them out. Or if you have standard- sized footage that you're using in a widescreen aspect ratio and you want to avoid having black bars on the side of your image, you can zoom in on the shot using the Crop tool. Or even if your footage is in the same aspect ratio as your project, you might want to zoom in a little anyway to place more focus on the subject in your footage.

The Crop tool can also be used to rotate your footage, which is especially useful if you were shooting video with your digital camera and forgot that can't really hold the camera sideways when you're shooting videos like you can when you are shooting still images. So the Crop tool is an extremely us...

Cropping and rotating
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Cropping and rotating provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Garrick Chow as part of the iMovie 11 Essential Training

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Video
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