Editing Your Class Video Footage
Editing your class video footage is an easy task when you’re equipped with the right tools and tips! What’s more? Most computers have built-in editing softwares that are really easy to use. Find a few of our favorite editing softwares below, along with resources and tutorials to help you get started.
Easy-To-Use Video Editing Software
Check out these videos for some quick editing 101.
Four Easy Steps
- Transfer Your Footage
Transfer your footage from your recording device using a USB cable or memory card reader.
- Import Your Footage
Once your footage is transferred to your computer, open your editing software and import all your raw video footage.
- Cut + Edit Your Video Footage
Drag footage to your timeline and cut out “ums” and any bad takes. Don’t forget to save frequently!
- Export and Publish
Skillshare’s video player requires HD videos. Find the export menu in your editing software and select HD 1080 or 720. See your recommended settings here.
Find here a list of software-specific resources to help get you started.
- Editing with Quicktime
- Quicktime Support: Edit Section
- Video Tutorial: How to Trim Video in Quicktime
- Windows Movie Maker