iMovie seems really basic until you tap into some of the more advanced editing features like the chroma key effect, picture-in-picture, and add shots like cutaways.
You need to go into iMovie’s preferences to turn on the advanced editing features, and once you do, you will have a variety of options to enhance your video.
In this recipe, I’ll show you how to add cutaway shots. This technique allows you to add a second video track to your timeline.
It comes in handy if you’d like to cover a soundbite or other video element with additional footage or photos.
Take a look at how easy it is to get started with these advanced features.