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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

A few helpful tips

In this final and extremely short section, I’ll give you a list of a few tips that apply to all creative career paths, not just video editing, in order to make your practical application of all the skills you’ve learned much more interesting and exciting:

  • Take breaks and stay positive. Usually, some parts of video editing (when doing them for a long time) can get tedious; it’s okay to take breaks as long as you always return to finish the job.
  • When working with clients, stay in touch. An easy mistake to make is to accidentally let a long time pass before communicating with the client, which puts a strain both on yourself and the project, so make sure you stay in contact!
  • If you ever forget something, it will cost you less time to come back to this book and look it up rather than trying to figure it out yourself. The same goes for when creating projects that were not covered in this book. There are a plethora of tutorials online...