Join Garrick Chow for an in-depth discussion in this video Trimming and slip editing, part of iMovie 10.0.2 Essential Training.
…As you work on assembling your movie, there's going to be a lot of times where…one of the clips you've added to it, turns out to be too long or too short.…Maybe you accidentally left out some of the good action in the clip.…Or maybe after looking at the clip in the context of the…rest of the movie, you determine that it goes on for too long.…But that doesn't mean you have to go back up to the…event browser and reselect the clip and drag it back in again.…All you need to do, is to trim the…existing version of the clip in the project timeline.…For example, after reviewing this clip in my project where I'm running…over this overpass, maybe I've decided that it goes on for too long.…So there are a couple of ways we can trim this clip.…
First thing, I'm going to skim over the clip, and…find the portion of it that I want to keep.…I think in this case, I like the…part where I'm silhouetted against the bright sky there.…So now I just need to select that portion.…Remember, to make a selection in a clip in the project timeline, you have to…
- Importing video
- Organizing events
- Adding clips to a project
- Trimming and split editing
- Cropping and rotating
- Adjusting color
- Adjusting the speed of clips
- Creating movie trailers
- Adding background music and voice-over
- Sharing your movies
Skill Level Beginner
Q: This course was updated on 12/03/2014. What changed?
A: There is a new movie that covers the changes to iMovie 10.0.6. The author also updated the "Exploring the other sharing options" movie.
1. Importing Video
2. Understanding the Interface
Interface overview4m 41s
3. Organizing Clips
4. Editing Video
5. Working with Photos, Transitions, Titles, and Effects
6. Working with Audio
7. Sharing Your Movies
Exporting to iMovie Theater6m 26s
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