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Complete iMovie - Chapter 6: Creating Our First Project

Rafi Saar, Owner Syncopa Productions and Software Engineer

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8 Videos (29m)
    • Chapter 6 Introduction

    • Adding Clips to the Timeline

    • Playback Options

    • Project Settings

    • PRO - Set the Movie Resolution

    • Simple Edits in the Timeline

    • Saving & Duplicating a Project

    • Chapter 6 Project


About This Class

All the preparations are done, now we finally start working on our movie!

Learn everything about iMovie and WOW your friends and family with your movie editing talents and with your cool movies!

<- Chapter 5
-> Chapter 7

This is the 6th chapter of The Complete iMovie course, especially built with beginners and advanced users in mind.  This whole class was built using iMovie.  This course was actually created INSIDE this course!

In chapter 6, we'll see different ways to add clips to our timeline, different ways to playback what we're working on, we'll go through many useful keyboard shortcuts as we progress.
We'll also take a look at the Project Settings in iMovie and I'll uncover the first trick to overcome iMovie's limitation of setting the project's movie resolution according to the first clip in the timeline.  Finally we'll see how to duplicate a project, and ... where do you Save a project?

You probably got iMovie for free, but do you know everything there is to know about it?

I'll show you all the features of iMovie - no prior knowledge required - but I'll also give you my secrets with many pro tips to overcome many limitations in iMovie and perform some nifty tricks.

So if you want to impress everyone with your amazing movies, enroll in this class!

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His whole series of iMovie tutorials is useful and very thorough. If you've used iMovie before, you can skip ahead and find the class for specific skills you need.





Rafi Saar

Owner Syncopa Productions and Software Engineer

Hi, I'm Rafi. Originally from Belgium. I have an MS degree in Computer Science from Columbia University.
I'm the owner of Syncopa Productions (click for web site).
I have several YouTube channels, one of which is about Final Cut Pro X tips.
Also check out my Company Facebook Page.

While I've been a software engineer and a manager at hi-tech firms for many years, I was also always busy doing music, video, and photography.

I'm very passionate about everything crea...

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