How to make a clip?
Creating clips from photos and video files isa great way to put together a lot of pictures and make an interesting collection of them, for example, from a meeting with friends, traveling abroad. If the original and unusual video from the photos to attach the appropriate audio recordings, then the created clip will also be a wonderful gift for an dear and loved one.
Windows Movie Maker
The easiest way is to make a clip using Windows Movie Maker.
To create your own clip, you need to do the following:
- Run the program and create a new project.
- We import the sound. To do this, open the "Operations" item and click "Import sound". In the future, we specify the path to the desired audio (it will be added to the "Collections" panel). Drag the sound file to the storyboard panel.
- We add titles. On the panel, select our video clip and in the operation window select "Add title after the selected clip on the timeline". We write down the necessary text. Optionally, we change animation of captions.
- We add the necessary photos and video files to the video. To do this, select the "Operations" item and click "Import Images" and "Import Video". Moving pictures and files to the storyboard panel. We add pictures to the end of the musical series. To change the duration of a certain photo / video or captions, we compress or stretch the frames located on the storyboard panel. In addition to photos, you can add already finished videos to the project.
- Save your clip. Click on "File" and select "Save movie file". A wizard opens, allowing the user to send the document by e-mail, save it to a computer, a digital camera, a web resource.
If you decide to make a clip, then note that forThis may require specialized programs. To date, there are many utilities used for such purposes. Many of them are free. The functionality of paid programs is different, so each user who decides to make his clip, you need to pick up to taste exactly the one that fully satisfies his requests.
Photo Story is a free and multifunctional application from Microsoft.
With it, you can easily make a clip from video files, photos and suitable audio recordings.
It is worth paying attention to the fact that the program is not officially supported on Windows 7 and Vista operating systems. However, it can be put on the presented OS (for 32- and 64-bit versions).
ProShow Producer is an effective and functional program, for the use of which it is necessary to pay. However, the application's capabilities are quite rich. Clips can be decorated with original effects.
In addition, ProShow Producer providesthe ability to work with different layers of images, as well as the use of flexible time management demonstration of any photo. The application supports a lot of built-in photo change effects, font effects.
You can download the program on softportal.
PhotoShow is a paid program for a simplecreate clips from the photo. Each user can choose one of three available versions of the program: premium, standard or basic. The first will cost more, but its functionality is considered the richest.
It is interesting that users can save the results of their work not only for publication on the World Wide Web, but also for viewing on huge monitors as HD.
You can download the program from the official site fotoshow.su.
Selection of photographs
It is very important to properly prepare the material forcreate a clip. Choose photos that perfectly reflect the essence of the future video. They should be high-quality (at least 600 pixels in width). Take into account the fact that with subsequent installation, their quality will deteriorate significantly.
An interesting and unusual idea is consideredthe formation of a clip from sequentially executed photographs. With accurate and high-quality editing, the characters will begin to move and "come to life" on the monitor. Thus, the viewers will get the impression that they are watching the recording from the video camera.
If you plan to make a clip from photos withmusic, then carefully consider the future storyline. Do not forget that every clip represents a real narrative about an event or person. Viewers should understand the essence of this video.
Increased attention should be given to the selection of audio recordings. They are required to fully comply with the photographs and form the necessary emotions.
To make a clip with music, choose a song that completely conveys the feelings that you plan to present to your audience.