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Webinar recording – Edit it yourself: a practical guide to video editing

About the webinar

In this 60-minute webinar, Dean Shaw, Tech Champion for Content Creation, will present how to use free editing tools to edit your videos. Dean will show you the whole editing journey; starting with transferring the footage from your phone to the editing tool, and ending with the creation of the final video, ready to be posted on social media. 

You will learn how to: 

  • Transfer video footage from your phone to the editing tool. 
  • Use the editor’s timeline to cut, adjust and grade the video footage. 
  • Add closed captions to make your video accessible. 
  • Improve the quality of the audio in your video. 

Resources, links and further information

Download the webinar presentation slides here (PDF) >.

Useful links and resources: 

CapCut Beginners Tutorial 2024 (Video)

200 Social Media Posts in 10 minutes using ChatGPT & Canva (Video)

Webinar Q&A transcript

Further Support

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