How to add basic text with iMovie

I use several NLE (non linear editing) programs to edit video. If I'm working on a video for a client, I'll generally use Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premier. That being said, iMovie has a number of features and is great for producing web videos. It has limitations, but has all of the basic features … [Read more...]

Canon 5D MK II and 7D Workflow

Many people shoot with popular cameras called DSLR's, Canon has been one of the leaders in this field and in this tutorial I show you my workflow for these cameras. … [Read more...]

How to convert a DVD into a media file

So, you have a bunch of videos on a DVD and you want to upload them to the Internet, but it's just not working. It's because a DVD file is different from video files like .wmv, .avi, .mov and .mpeg4. I've often had people ask me how to convert a DVD to a media file that you can upload. There … [Read more...]

How to add beat markers in iMovie

Beat Markers in iMovie allow you to set points in an audio track and then drop in video with cuts that match the beats. After timing out the beats all you need to do is drag and drop video or photos into iMovie and it will be cut to match the markers. You can even add transitions that fit along with … [Read more...]

Final Cut Pro and Flip Camera

This is one of my most popular tutorials, how to edit Flip video footage with Final Cut Pro.  Many people use Flip cameras and when they attempt to edit in FCP, they get the dreaded "red render bar." I will show you my workflow for Final Cut Pro and how to edit Flip, Kodak or any other handheld HD … [Read more...]