Cinelerra-GG Tutorials/HowTo

Video Tutorials and How To about Cinelerra-GG NLE.
In the excellent Cinelerra-GG's Manual you can find all the information in depth.
These Video Tutorials were created for my memory and for those who may need them.

November 2020 - Sad Days

For "our" friend GoodGuy

Download and first run

Download and first run

Cinelerra GG's Themes

Cinelerra GG's Themes

Windows overview and User Layout

Windows overview and User Layout

Create a new Project and Load videos

Create a new Project and Load videos

Editing

Insert the clips in the Timeline

Editing: Insert the clips in the Timeline

Drag and Drop from Resources to Timeline.
Drag and Drop from Resources to Compositor, and it means in the Timeline.
From Resources to Timeline through the Viewer ("Two screen editing").
SPLICE (Insert ) and OVERWRITE.
Cinelerra-GG version: ub16.04-20191031.x86_64-static

Editing

Color Title Bars and Assets (Autocolor)

Editing: Color Title Bars and Assets (Autocolor)

Multiple selection of the clips - Clear before toggle option
Cinelerra-GG version: ub16.04-20191031.x86_64-static

Editing

Two screen editing

Editing: Two screen editing

Cut and Past editing mode - SPLICE (Insert) and OVERWRITE.
OVERWRITE exactly on a precise region in Timeline (with In and Out Points on Timeline).
OVERWRITE exactly on a precise region in Timeline (with highlighted region).
Cinelerra-GG version: ub16.04-20191031.x86_64-static

Editing

Drag and Drop editing

Editing: Drag and Drop editing

Move an edit in the Timeline
Move more edits together with multiple selections - Create a Group
Move more edits with Grouping edits - UnGroup a Group
Delete an Edit or a Group in the Timeline: Cut and Mute
Cinelerra-GG version: ub16.04-20191231.x86_64-static

Editing

How Ripple, Rolling, Slip and Slide work

Editing: Ripple, Rolling, Slip and Slide

Cinelerra-GG version: ub16.04-20200229.x86_64-static

Editing

Multi Camera editing

Editing: Multi Camera editing

Multi camera, Mixer Viewers.
Expert usage, using Proxy with "Open Mixers".
Cinelerra-GG version: ub16.04-20181231.x86_64-static_PE

Editing

Timeline: Re-arrange the tracks' order

Timeline: Re-arrange the tracks' order

Cinelerra-GG version: ub16.04-20191031.x86_64-static

Editing

Slow Motion with high FPS video source

Editing: Slow Motion with high FPS video source

Cinelerra-GG version: ub16.04-20191031.x86_64-static

Bins Management

Subclips, Storyboard,... and User Bins

Subclips, Storyboard,... and User Bins

Cinelerra-GG version: ub16.04-20191031.x86_64-static_PE

Bins Management

Clips Bin, User Clips Bin,... and Proxy

Clips Bin, User Clips Bin,... and Proxy

Cinelerra-GG version: ub16.04-20191031.x86_64-static_PE

Sequences

Working with the Sequences

Working with the Sequences

Cinelerra-GG version: ub16.04-20191031.x86_64-static

Sequences

Nesting the Sequences in a Master Project

Nesting the Sequences in a Master Project

Cinelerra-GG version: ub16.04-20191031.x86_64-static

Sequences

Nesting the Sequences in a Master Project
Workaround for Proxy

Nesting the Sequences in a Master Project - Workaround for Proxy

Cinelerra-GG version: ub16.04-20191031.x86_64-static

Effects

White Balance with Color Balance effect

Color Correction: White Balance with Color Balance effect

Cinelerra-GG version: ub16.04-20191031.x86_64-static

Effects

Titles in an empty Video track and some effects

Effects: Titles in an empty Video track and some effects

Effects: Title - Rotate - Wave - Crop & Position.
Keyframes and Autos keyframes.
Cinelerra-GG version: ub16.04-20200131.x86_64-static_PE

Effects

Transition between two edits with different effects

Effects: Transition between two edits with different effects

Note: keep in mind that this workaround produces an “artificial” (incorrect) output effect.
Cinelerra-GG version: ub16.04-20190930.x86_64-static_PE

Effects

How to stack Effects better... and Detach

Effects: How to stack Effects better... and Detach

Moving an Effect without affecting the others.
Re-Align the effects: using Drag and Drop frame by frame, or using Roll tool and the magnetic features.
Workflow to Detach (delete) an Effect without the others being moved.
Cinelerra-GG version: ub16.04-20200531.x86_64-static_PE

Effects

Title Animation

Effects: Title Animation

Effects: Title - Crop & Position. And Mask tool.
Cinelerra-GG version: ub16.04-20201031.x86_64-static_PE

Effects

Title Animation 2

Effects: Title Animation 2

Effects: Title - Crop & Position - Sketcher. And Mask tool.
Cinelerra-GG version: ub16.04-20201031.x86_64-static_PE

Effects

Title Animation 3 (Blink and Highlight)

Effects: Title Animation 3

Effects: Title - Blur - Sketcher - Overlay.
Tools: Mute keyframes - Allow keyframe spanning.
Cinelerra-GG version: ub16.04-20201031.x86_64-static_PE

Subtitles using a .SRT file like a "guide"

Subtitles using a .SRT file like a "guide"

Cinelerra-GG version: ub16.04-20190531.x86_64-static