How toEdit A Short Video
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What you’ll need
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Computer
Video Editing Program
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Hand
Open up any video editing app. It doesn’t matter which one, the basic concepts apply.
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Drop files into the program.
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Make sure that everything is organized into folders. This is very important!
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Drop files into the timeline and put them into order.
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Slice off the silent ends of the audio.
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Looking at the audio track can be very helpful for doing this!
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Put all your video into the timeline.
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Now, it’s time to add B-Roll to make the video more interesting. First, create a new video track.
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Make sure to name the track so it’s easier to keep track (no pun intended) of the different layers.
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Overlay the B-Roll on the video. One video editor recommends cutting where the audience blinks.
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Export and you’re done!
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