Join Garrick Chow for an in-depth discussion in this video Recording live audio into a project, part of iMovie for iOS Essential Training (2014).
…Another useful feature of iMovie is its ability…to record live audio directly into your project.…This can be handy for recording ambient sounds if you're out with your iPad…on location, or to record a voice over so you can narrate your own video.…All current and recent iOS devices have a built in microphone, but if you…often find yourself recording directly into iMovie,…you should probably look into an external microphone.…You can find microphones that plug directly into your iOS device.…As well as USB microphones that require adaptors to connect to your device.…Check out the course at lynda.com called iPad music…production, input, mics and MIDI, for an in-depth look at…several types of microphones and input devices you can use,…to get audio into your iPad, iPhone of iPod touch.…
In this case though, I'm just going to be…recording directly into the iPad's built in microphone.…To record live audio, first scroll the project timeline…to the point where you want your recording to begin.…I'm going to deselect this clip, so I can see…
- 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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