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Filmora Efficient Editing

By : Alexander Zacharias
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Filmora Efficient Editing

By: Alexander Zacharias

Overview of this book

Whether you want to create short films, YouTube videos, music videos, or videos for any social event, Filmora is a powerful, innovative, and user-friendly video editing software that you can use for all this and much more! Filmora Efficient Editing is a comprehensive introduction for those who are new to video editing as well as those looking to transition to Filmora. The book starts by helping you develop an understanding of video editing and Filmora’s interface and gradually takes you through adding sources and exporting your first project. Next, you’ll learn how to make your videos engaging and fun using audio, personalization, the split-screen function, and Chroma keys. You’ll understand how to plan as well as create your videos using Filmora from scratch. With simplified concepts, steps, and real-world editing examples, this book covers applications such as YouTube, animated intros, professional marketing videos, and industry-standard tips. By the end of this video editing book, you’ll have learned how to use Filmora's powerful tools and functionality to create high-quality and professional videos from scratch.
Table of Contents (19 chapters)
Part 1: Your First Steps in Video Editing!
Part 2: Making Videos Engaging, Interesting, and FUN!
Part 3: Advanced Step-by-Step Examples

Content creator

The first path I’d like to talk to you about is perhaps the most popular option in these current times, which is to become a content creator. The term “content creator” is nowadays usually used for YouTubers or streamers, but it can mean a lot of other things as well that are not connected with video editing in particular, but for our purposes, we will use the most popular definition as just mentioned. This means to make it easier, we will henceforth narrow down the classification of the term to mean someone who uses their video editing skills to create and share entertaining or educational videos.

So, how would you know whether being a content creator is a good fit for you? Well, you can ask yourselves these following two questions:

  • Do I have a passion for a subject or topic?
  • Do I have certain knowledge or skills that others would find interesting or even learn from?

If the answer to either of these questions is yes, then...