Audio Enhancement in iMovie

Enhance your audio in iMovie It is always better to get a good recording in the first place, but sometimes you will end up with an audio track on your video that is not as good as it should be. It could be that the microphone and cables introduced a hissing sound and you wouldn’t know about that until it was time to edit the video on your Mac. Maybe Read More …

Edit video on your iPad with Pinnacle

  I bought the Avid iOS video editing application for the iPad from the iTunes Store because I had heard that it was a very capable iPad video editor. Then later, I found when I was opening it, that the company had been taken over by Corel and the Avid iPad video editor was going to be replaced by Pinnacle Studio. I was however, pleased to see that Pinnacle Studio Read More …

Best Mac Screencast Software

Screencasting with ScreenFlow 3 Many of the videos I make for the Wizardgold YouTube channel our screencasts, showing how to use Mac applications for the readers and listeners of Mac20Q and now also for VideoMagical. Mac20Q did start off as a website with a podcast emphasis, hence listeners. If you are going to show your followers or fans screencasts showing how to do things with the Mac, then you’re going Read More …

Green Screen in iMovie – Chromakey Tips and Tricks

It is pretty easy to do green screen video with the video editing software now available. With iMovie or Final Cut Pro on the Mac or you could be using Premiere from Adobe, you can easily do green screen on YouTube videos. So long as you set it up right and take care, especially with the lighting of the green screen, it is as easy as falling off a log. Read More …

Animate Graphic Objects in Motion 5

Apple Motion 5 tutorial You can use a graphic that you have already created and bring it into Motion 5 and animate it, so that it will move, appear or disappear in the timeline of your motion video. In your Motion projects you can do this with keyframes and sometimes the better option is to use a behaviour. In this Apple Motion 5 tutorial I show how you can add Read More …

Cool Text Effects with Motion 5

Cool text effects – Motion 5 your animated text maker When you are using Motion 5 new will be able to take advantage of the many built-in text effects. You can create cool text effects by using the behaviours and you can combine it with using keyframes to add extra movement. Motion 5 does an excellent job as an animated text creator and there are a number of styles that Read More …

After you have seen this ScreenFlow tutorial you will want to do a ScreenFlow download.

Screen casting? Just do a ScreenFlow download to get started. Either go to the Mac App Store or to the Telestream website to do a ScreenFlow download, so that you can try out, what I think is the best screen casting software for the Mac. You may decide to look for a ScreenFlow alternative, but if you want a professional screen casting software, then ScreenFlow is the one to get. Read More …

Learning Motion 5 – So many controls in the Inspector that you can do amazing stuff

Changing the settings and getting Motion 5 to do what you want The behaviours that you apply to objects or elements in Motion 5 is what makes it all work. You can get into the inspector and tinker with all sorts of settings that will affect the way that your final video animation looks in the final export out or sharing. Learning Motion 5 – Export out using the Share Read More …

Keyframes and Behaviors in Motion 5

Use behaviors in Motion 5 when making video Using key frames is good but using behaviours can be better. You can get the same thing but with less work with a behaviour and you can even put a few behaviours together and have a rig. I will be making a video to show how to use a rig in Motion. Have a look now at this video to see the Read More …

ScreenFlow for Mac – The best Mac screen recording software

I have been using ScreenFlow for Mac for some time now and I was very pleased with the updates that I found in the latest version, version 3 of ScreenFlow. ScreenFlow is without a doubt the best screen recording software for the Mac. The ScreenFlow download is made by Telestream, who also make other good video software such as Videocue. Screen recording software is what you need for creating those Read More …