How to Use Lower Third Templates in Sony Vegas

Lower third graphics are an easy way to add extra information to your video. Most video editing softwares have a built in graphics generator that you can use to build lower thirds, but they are often very limiting and do not yield professional results. If you don't want to use ready-made effects and lower thirds, an easy way to get a high quality graphic is to use a free template from an outside source. These are imported into your project by using an alpha channel and they can float seamlessly over your footage. Using these templates in … Read more about How to Use Lower Third Templates in Sony Vegas

How to Use iMovie to Edit Green Screen and Chroma Key Footage

Using a green screen is a really simple way to create some outstanding creative videos. Luckily, iMovie‘09 makes this effect really simple to edit when using footage from our Unlimited Library and Marketplace. Check out this tutorial: Or follow these easy steps: Note: These directions will only work in iMovie ‘09. iMovie ‘08 does not allow chroma key editing.   1) First, you need to make sure your iMovie is set up to allow the Chroma Key feature. In iMovie go to Preferences and select “Show Advanced Tools”. This will … Read more about How to Use iMovie to Edit Green Screen and Chroma Key Footage

How to Use Sony Vegas to Do Green Screen and Chroma Key Editing

Using a green screen is a fast and easy way to come up with some really creative video. If you don't want to use ready-made green screen footage, you can use Sony Vegas' chroma key tool to personalize your green screen for your specific video project needs. Watch this tutorial to learn how: Or follow these simple steps: 1) Import the footage with the green screen and place it on Track 1 in your timeline sequence. 2) Import the video or image you wish to replace the green with and place it on Track 2 on the timeline. 3) Use … Read more about How to Use Sony Vegas to Do Green Screen and Chroma Key Editing

How to Use Adobe Premiere to Do Green Screen/Chroma Key Editing

Using a green screen is a really easy way to come up with some really creative video. Luckily, Adobe Premiere has an easy-to-use Chroma Key tool that will make this process quick and simple when adding videos, such as those from our Unlimited Library and Marketplace. Watch this video to get the how-to on using Adobe Premiere:     Or follow these steps:   1) Import both the green screen footage and the footage you want to replace the green screen with into Adobe Premiere. (File>Import).   2) Place the video … Read more about How to Use Adobe Premiere to Do Green Screen/Chroma Key Editing

How to Use Final Cut Pro to Do Green Screen and Chroma Key Editing

Using a green screen is a really popular way to get creative with video editing. Final Cut Pro's great Chroma Key effect easily helps you replace all the green in your video with whatever image or video you choose, which you can find from our Unlimited Library and Marketplace. Check out this tutorial to master the green screen: Or follow these quick step-by-step instructions: 1. Import both your green screen footage (the video containing a green background, or some green elements that you want to replace) and the footage you … Read more about How to Use Final Cut Pro to Do Green Screen and Chroma Key Editing