Class 6 – Editing Video

Screened in class:

  • Maya Deren: Meshes of the Afternoon (1943)
  • Stan Brakhage – Mothlight (1963), Rage Net (1988), Commingled Containers (1997)
  • Joan Jonas: Vertical Roll (1972)
  • Ant Farm: Media BurnĀ  (1975)
  • Matt McCormick: The Subconscious Art of Graffitti Removal (2002)

Importing video:

  • Open iMovie
  • Go to File -> Import from Camera
  • Select the clips you would like to import
  • Click import
  • Save the imported clips to your storage media (flash drive or external hard drive)

*Alternatively, you can try using MPEG Streamclip.

Editing using iMovie:

  • Instructions for using iMovie 9 can be found in online video tutorials
  • Additional iMovie instructions can be found in the back of your Course Reader

Editing with Final Cut Express:

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