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Media Composer: October 2011 Archives

One of the key lessons that we teach in our Media Composer training class is how to build a moving filmstrip.  This exercise will teach you the basic building blocks for building other effects that involve timing.  Check out this short tutorial on how you can take a basic effect and turn it into something a little more dynamic.

Check out this short tutorial on how to create customized transitions in the 'Quick Transition' dialouge box.  Continue reading for a full text based tutorial.
If you're a Media Composer user, you may have noticed the 'A' and 'S' keys are labeled as 'Go to Previous Edit, and 'Go to Next Edit'.

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That's true.  However, these keys also send you directly into trim mode.  For many editors, this is an unexpected behavior.  Don't worry, you can configure the 'A' and 'S' keys so they act differently.

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Check out this short tutorial on how to alter the 'A' and 'S' keys so they truly jump to each edit point, instead of sending you into trim mode.

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