Join Garrick Chow for an in-depth discussion in this video Using transitions, part of iMovie 10.0.2 Essential Training.
…Okay, at this point you should be pretty comfortable with the idea…of assembling your movie by dragging in various clips and still images.…But the way our movie is set up right now, all of…the clips are basically going to cut very abruptly from one to…another, which might be the effect you're going for in some movies,…but most likely you'll more often…want to have smoother transitions between your clips.…That's where i-Movie's transitions come into play.…Whether or not your viewers are conscious of it, transitions act…to serve the movement from one act to another, and to…give your project a more professional experience and not of a…video that looks like it was just assembled with scissors and tape.…
You can see i-Movie's available…transitions here under the content library.…So these are the 24 transition effects that you can apply between your clips.…Skimming your mouse over a Transition gives you a little preview of the effect.…And so on.…Now, generally speaking, if you want your video to have more of a professional…
- 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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