[IAEP] Video ready for editing
dfarning at sugarlabs.org
Mon Aug 3 13:09:04 EDT 2009
Thanks for pushing this forward! One steady person pushing things
forward makes it much easier for other to jump on board.
This is pretty anecdotal.... I have been surprised at the number of
times I have seen comments saying that people chose a particular
software product because it had a good introductory video. While we
currently have few people _able_ or interested in make Sugar related
videos having them fills a great need in the project.
On Mon, Aug 3, 2009 at 11:48 AM, Jim Simmons<nicestep at gmail.com> wrote:
> Over the weekend I installed kino on one of my computers and I'm
> trying to learn how to use it to edit my videos. There are fancier
> programs for video editing on Linux but this one does what I think I
> need. It can convert my .ogv files from recordmydesktop to .dv, does
> simple non-destructive editing, allows me to create titles and
> transitions, encodes the edited file to XVid, and runs pretty well on
> a Pentium III. The one thing it won't do is add a music track to my
> video, but I couldn't legally use the music I'd like anyway.
> I should have a video for Read Etexts later this week. When I'm happy
> with that I'll look at making one for Get Internet Archive Books and
> Read. They won't be fancy, but they should do an OK job of
> demonstrating the use of these Activities.
> I haven't heard anything from Dave C so I'm going to assume he's lost interest.
> James Simmons
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