How to Make Your Own Macworld Video

In this week's video, I cover the process and tools I use to create Macworld Videos. Yes, it's a video about making the very video you'll be watching.

So put on your circular reference hat, and I hope you enjoy this peek behind the Macworld Video production curtain.

Download Macworld Video #120

* Format: MPEG-4/H.264

* Resolution: 480 x 272 (iPhone & iPod compatible)

* Size: 13.8MB

* Length: 7 minutes

During the video, I demonstrate how I create my Macworld Video segments using a combination of ScreenFlow and Final Cut Express. Most of the video focuses on ScreenFlow, as video exported from ScreenFlow can then be used with any editing program, including iMovie.

I also included a time lapse movie within this video. However, I didn't use either of the tools I covered in my Make a time-lapse video video. While both those tools are great, neither will capture the desktop at its full size on a timed interval. For that task, I turned to the freeware Timed Screenshot and QuickTime Pro (which can turn a sequence of stills into a movie).

To subscribe to the Macworld Video Podcast using iTunes 5 or later, click here.

You can also see a complete archive of all our videos on Macworld's YouTube channel. Subscribe to that channels and you will be notified whenever we post a new video.

Or just point your favorite podcast-savvy RSS reader to: http://feeds.macworld.com/macworld/video/

This story, "How to Make Your Own Macworld Video" was originally published by Macworld.

To comment on this article and other PCWorld content, visit our Facebook page or our Twitter feed.
Shop Tech Products at Amazon
Notice to our Readers
We're now using social media to take your comments and feedback. Learn more about this here.