Presentation on theme: "Sony Digital Video Camcorder Model - TRV22E. What can you do with it? Video to tape and playback through TV In combination with a computer: –Video to."— Presentation transcript:
What can you do with it? Video to tape and playback through TV In combination with a computer: –Video to tape, capture clips on computer and save to CD-ROM (up to 650 mb = approx 20 minutes) or to DVD (up to 4.2gb approx 120 minutes) –Create a movie by joining together two or more video clips and copy to CD or DVD –Video to memory stick (128mb = 5 minutes), download to computer and copy to CD-ROM –Capture photos to memory stick and download to computer as JPG images
Video Clip Examples Click to start playing the video. To pause a clip, click again Simple Clip: Feed Me Clips with sound overlay in an autoshape Combined Clips: Oil change
Cheating: making still images move Use a set of images all the same size –Video = 320 x 240 –Memory stick = 640 x480 Insert pictures Click Slide Show, Custom Animation… Click the first image and Add Effect, Entrance, Appear Repeat for all subsequent images but make them appear after previous
Video and playback through TV Ensure tape is in camcorder (see operating instructions booklet Page 12-2) Check battery power is sufficient for recording (Page 29) - if not, use AC power (Page 12-1) Record onto tape (Page 13-3) View recording on LCD screen (Page 13- 4) View recording on TV (Page 61)
Capture video clips onto computer – 1 of 3 Set camcorder to VCR and locate start of video clip (Page 13-4) On laptop – click Start… All Programs, Pixela, Image Mixer Version 1.5 for Sony Click the capture environment icon
Capture video clips onto computer – 2 of 3 In Image mixer software, click the USB icon Connect the USB lead to camcorder and computer (page 218-11) On the computer - click the USB icon if it is not already highlighted On the camcorder LCD, use the play control to start the video If necessary, adjust the Brightness of the video using the slider below the video window To start capturing video, click the red button on the image mixer software To stop capturing, press the red button again (it will be black while recording) To stop the video running, press the stop button on the camcorder LCD
Capture video clips onto computer – 3 of 3 The captured video will be displayed as a thumbnail on the right of the screen
Edit the captured clip: 1 of 2 Click the Movie button in Image mixer Drag the captured clip down to the Storyboard strip (bottom of the screen) Double-click the clip on the storyboard – it should open in an editing window
Edit the captured clip: 2 of 2 To trim the beginning and end of the clip: Click the Play button To define the point at which you want the movie to begin playing, click the In-point button. To define the point at which you want the movie to stop playing click the Out-point button. Preview the edited scene by clicking the Trimmed range preview button. Click the OK button to accept the defined range.
Exporting the edited clip Click the button near the top right of the screen to generate an MPEG movie You will be prompted for a file name and location - the time to encode will depend on the length of the clip If further editing will be required you should save the project before exiting the Image Mixer software.
Inserting video clips into PowerPoint Load PowerPoint and start a new slide From the menu, click Insert, Movies and Sounds, Movie from File…. Select the video clip from wherever its stored and click OK Choose the preferred playing option - when slide starts or on mouse click and click OK The first frame of the video will display and can be moved by dragging across the screen with the left mouse button A border can be drawn using AutoShapes and Sent to the back using the Draw, Order menu at the bottom left of the screen.