Re: Easy movie maker for Macs?

Subject: Re: Easy movie maker for Macs?
From: Chris Morton <salt -dot- morton -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: "techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 11 Mar 2019 17:47:04 -0400

Thanks, Tony.

Say one wants to match an audio track to a PPT-exported MP4 movie?

Of these Mac choices, which is truly a no-brainer, two-minute drag 'n' drop
operation? One where the user has to have absolute no prior experience *doing
the AV messaround*?


Chris Morton

On Mon, Mar 11, 2019 at 5:42 PM Tony Chung <tonyc -at- tonychung -dot- ca> wrote:

> The free QuickTime player has a record video/screen/audio mode. As an
> editor, I think iMovie is still a free download and does what WMM does. But
> there are a few third party tools that Iâd use instead of iMovie.
> DaVinci Resolve and Hitfilm FX both have free versions of their non linear
> editing tools that you can download by trading your email address.
> HitFilm needed a $10 codec pack to support the Dolby encoded audio from
> AVCHD files from my Canon camcorder.
> DaVinci opened them without issue (unless the file was corrupted). Good
> forum support.
> -Tony
> On Mon, Mar 11, 2019 at 14:30 Chris Morton <salt -dot- morton -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:
>> For Windows 8.1, I located and downloaded Microsoft's free Movie Maker.
>> Camtasia it's not, but it lets one slap together video and audio rather
>> easily, then export the result in any number of formats.
>> Does the Mac ship with a similar no-brainer app? Or is some no-brainer app
>> freely available?
>> Thanks
>> Chris Morton
> --
> *Tony Chung*
> e: tonyc -at- tonychung -dot- ca
> p: +1-604-710-5164
> w:
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