Video Editing Resources
Simple Video Editing Workflows
This page has two downloadable Word documents of single page instructions for video editing with both Macintosh and Windows computers. These simple instructions have been used in workshops to provide a workflow sequence for participants. Once familiar, people often improvise to create amazing work.
Flip4Mac WMV 2
This plugin for QuickTime on the Macintosh allows QuickTime to play Windows wmv movie files. This also allows editing applications to work with wmv files as sources. There is a free version available that you can use to test it out before you buy.
iMovie is the video editor that comes bundled with all new Macintosh computers. Older computers will have earlier versions of iMovie. An update to the most recent version may be available for a fee depending on your hardware.
Windows Live Movie Maker
Windows Live Movie Maker from Microsoft is the free video editor available for download to use with Windows 7 and Windows Vista. If you are using Windows XP, you can use the version of Movie Maker included with Windows XP.
An addition to QuickTime on the Macintosh that increases the kinds of video that can be played in QuickTime.
Apple’s iLife ’11 Showcase
A showcase of different features of the iLife ’11 suite of applications: iPhoto, iMovie, and Garageband.