Either an individual or a software or hardware platform that manipulates and combines source video clips in to a finished, combined output video.

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Adobe premiere is lagging in preview window

Video in source preview is lagging but it plays fine in video players. What may cause this? Why premiere is not using standard codecs for source preview? Specs: Video is: h264 2704x1536 @29.97fps ...
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Adding an image above a video in imovie

I need to add an image above a movie, i.e not overlaying the movie itself. I see this being broken down into two parts: 1) Change the canvas size to create a region at the top for the image to go. ...
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Is it still necessary to fill in gaps in sequence?

I know that in the early versions of PremierePro it was necessary to fill all gaps in your sequence (places where there was no video) with black video. If you left these gaps Premiere would give you ...
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How to create Apple Keynote style Picture in Picture video

I want to take two video sources: A screencast of a PowerPoint presentation A camcorder AVCHD recording of the presenter and the conference room ..and create a video in the style of Apple's ...
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How to ignore file name extensions while replacing source files for online editing in Premiere?

I'm encoding all my source files for offline editing with Premiere Media Encoder. I have MP4 and MTS files, and I thought of converting them all to AVI DV-PAL. Problem is I guess I'll have some ...
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What makes iMovie 11 crash when exporting a project?

I'm making a short movie with iMovie. From time to time (more than once per day) I export it in medium format. I did it with my last version, then I refined the video and when exporting again iMovie ...
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Adobe Premiere Elements 11 Crash Issues (Adobe Premiere Elements has stopped working)

After installing Adobe Premiere Elements 11 Trial I opened the Editor and pressed New Project. Than our beloved Windows error: Adobe Premiere Elements has stopped working contact there, do this, do ...
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How to join 2 youtube videos with different ratios (16:9 and 4:3)?

I need some help with the youtube video editor? I need to join 2 youtube videos but one is in 16:9 and the other in 4:3. The final result should be in 16:9. Is it possible with the youtube video ...
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Is WonderShare's video editor a viable alternative to Camtasia Studio?

I wanted to experiment with creating YouTube video's, but Windows Movie Maker or Apple iMovie just don't cut it. Camtasia Studio looks like something that much more suits my needs, but is a little too ...
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Remove audio from video annotation in ActivePresenter

I've been creating screencasts lately (cut with real footage) with ActivePresenter. ActivePresenter allows one to add "annotations" and they can be in various formats including both audio and video ...
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How can a beginner remove an actor from footage?

I want to edit this montage of James Bond Intros. What I want is remove the real james bond, as a beginner what will you suggest a good video editor for this kind of situation?
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Editing 1440p @ 47 FPS in Premiere Pro CS6

I am attempting to edit the videos I've recorded with a GoPro Hero 3 in Premiere Pro CS6. However, the preview window jumps, is slow and not smooth at all. As this pretty much makes video editing ...
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Kdenlive Render Effects

I'm using Kdenlive on Linux Mint 16, and I was finding that my keyframed "Box Blur" effect was significantly slowing down playback, and so I thought there might be a way to render the effects on a ...
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What are the steps to apply filters to all my video clips in Corel Videostudio?

I am able to drop each each filter to each of the clip. But when I try - Select all clips - Drop a filter to the selections, it does not work as expected. Instead the filter gets applied only to ...
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Can't make Ken Burns effect zoom properly [duplicate]

I'm trying to use the Ken Burns effect in FCP X. I have no problem accessing the functionality and altering the settings, but when I run it in the preview, the video just shows as zoomed in and then ...
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Removing silence and no movement from videos

Using Windows 7, which program helps me Remove silence, like the option in adobe audition Remove still images in video, when nothing happens in the same program? Both functions should require a ...
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Looking for a tile slideshow transition effet

i am looking for a way to produce this transition effect for a slideshow : ...
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Color grading ; Anybody familiar working with Da-Vinci Resolve? [closed]

I've heard of this tool, Blackmagic's Da vinci resolve, as its available for free from the site but the Package including its consoles and all costs much. Is there anybody here familiar with this ...
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Can I combine preserve order and combine order of multiple imports when creating a time-lapse in Cineform Studio?

I recently used my GoPro camera to do a time-lapse and am using CineForm Studio to put all the images together into a time-lapse video. I recorded images on my GoPro until the card filled up, and now ...
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What is good software for building 2D parallax videos?

I am wanting opinions for the best software to put together 2D parallax video content, using flat images, etc. What do you suggest? P.S. Could not create the tags parallax or 2d (rep). Sorry for the ...
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Building a presentation video

Hi everyone I am in my last three days before I present my final project for my exam at college everything is ready for the final presentation except a good presentation. At first I made one in ...
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How can I add a transition between two cuts of the same clip in Premiere Pro CS5?

I've run into what I think is a bug in Premiere Pro CS5. I've got one large clip that was pulled from an analog camera, and I'm cutting it into scenes. When I try to add a transition between two ...
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What are some simple video editor with Masking capability?

I want to focus faces of an image and move that focus to each of the faces one by one with a delay.The other area of the image should be hidden/blurred (btw this is called masking right?). Is there ...
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Free video editing software

I'm looking for a free video editing application that works on windows that must have the following requirements: Must be able to take segments (cuts) of videos and add them together. Remove audio ...
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Looking for free program that allows PiP, and cutting/splicing

I'm looking for a free program with no watermarks, that allows PiP, and cutting/splicing. Before you recommend VSDC, I don't like that because there's only sound on the preview, so to know when to add ...
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Not able to play 13Mb video file

I have developed a video which approximates to 13 Mb.I try opening it with Windows media player or Nero.It tries to open but then the player automatically closes. Format is .avi What could be the ...
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mistake importing footage

I am kind of new to video (1 year). When I import video footage into Premiere, I sometimes get duplicate clips. Only the long ones. I think I am not importing my footage correctly. Does it have to do ...
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How to create a video like this?

How do I create a video like this? If I want to create such videos, I want to know Type of instruments to be used(including camera, etc.) Light settings After effects Software suggestions if any ...
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How to smooth out video

My video jumps when playing (and I know it has nothing to do with my harddrive, cause it does the same thing on my phone in the same spots), all through the video. Like every couple seconds it jumps, ...
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Which video editing software can create this style of title graphic?

I'm trying to find out what video editing program does this type of graphical layer to input title over video. Here are several videos edited with this same program but no reference of the video ...
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Managing big Canon 7D files in Premiere CS5.5 with an average computer

I'm new to editing and I'm trying to cope with a 7D project - very heavy files. Usually I don't have any problems with premiere and don't even have to render, but with these files, it's really ...
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Blending Two Shots for Continuity

I have been watching Zach King videos on YouTube (the Vine magic guy) and I'm curious how to edit two shots together so that body movements stay the same, yet an element is brought into the shot. I'm ...
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How to make the smoke become a mask layer?

Im a beginner in video editing industry, so I got one main question and few sub questions based on this video: Main question - The intro title cover by smoke effect, when the smoke effect pass by ...
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How to start making videos

I want to learn to make videos like this one, where should I start? And what tools I can use?
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How to add a scoreboard to a pre-recorded video file

I have a pre-recorded video file of a sport game and I need to add a scoreboard on top of it. Imagine a basketball game where the score is changing dynamically and quite often so there are a lot of ...
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Is it possible to select particular portion of a video in adobe premiere pro?,

Im a beginner to video editing, kindly help me to select (free select, as like in Adobe Photoshop) particular portion of a video, to merge with another video?
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Free Software for Drawing Overlays

I'm trying to draw some geometric shapes on a video as overlay, e.g. draw a box around a part of a video to emphasize. I've seen many videos on youtube that do this, and I'm sure I can do it using ...
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Is there a text effect for Sony Vegas Movie Studio for light reflecting off metal?

I found a picture to illustrate the effect I would like to have. http://www.bugei.com/scart/public/database/repository/images_import/peace/habuchi.jpg Does anyone know of text effect for this, or ...
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Which software gets the fastest rendering times? [closed]

I'm sure there are benchmarks out there, but I'm not sure where to find them. Circa 2006 I was holding on to Vegas 6 without letting go because I could see very noticeable differences in its rendering ...
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How to lay one video over another

I have two video clips. What I need is for the first video clip to play behind the second. I need to be able to choose the offset since the two videos are not exactly in sync.I need to adjust the ...
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Video encoders that display frame with most movement

Are there any video encoders that can monitor multiple video frames and display whichever frame is the most active? I would use this during a live streaming event and it would be great to automate ...
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Split video into equal duration segments

I am currently using ffmpeg to split videos into 10 seconds segments. I have taken two approaches but neither seems to yield the desired results. Approach number one is using basic cutting with the -t ...
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Free software for annotations (circles, arrows, etc.) in screen capture videos

I have recorded some technical tutorial videos through screen capture. At certain points in these videos, I want to highlight buttons, text, etc. by circling them or putting arrows. An example effect ...
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VSDC No audio when editing tracks?

In VSDC, when making a PIP effect, it doesn't play any sound. It has sound on the preview, but not while editing. This makes it very challenging to make the PIP at the correct point. Is there a way ...
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How can I combine whiteboard animation, stop motion and live video without massive import/export and adjustments?

I have watched videos from AsapSCIENCE. These videos combine stop motion, whiteboard board animation (drawing effects) and real life scenes. I found a whiteboard animation software, VideoScribe, that ...
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Crop then center and zoom

My video is 1080p HD, shot with GoPro. Using GoPro Studio I have removed the fisheye effect and exported it in AVI format. Using Pinnacle 17 (or another tool, but this one has to be free), I want to ...
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Insert Video Still onto MPEG2 video?

I recorded a conference with my Sony camcorder that saves files as MPEG2. Since I only had a single camera and the speaker didn't provide the PowerPoint slides afterwards, every time a slide was ...
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Script to create video in standard format?

I've been making videos (episodes) for my YouTube channel. They are all in a standard format with an intro which has the episode # and title, then the clips fade in always using the same simple ...
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Audio noiseless video becomes noisy after importing in windows movie maker

I am getting a problem whenever I import a video having formats in wmv & avi in windows movie maker, the audio becomes noisy I dont why it is happening may be is it the bitrate issue or something ...