3. Importing Media Clips

The alternative to using the Logging Tool is to directly import media into your computer. It is the most direct way you have of bringing media clips such as pictures, music, animations, and other media types into your project.

Liquid 7 can work with an extensive list of file formats, with most common types of media supported. However, the types of imports you are most likely to make will fall under one of these categories:

• Windows Video standard (AVI) files; this includes DivX and WMP9 movies—which in version 7 now import without having to break apart the embedded data in some encoded video files (known as demuxing), and play without requiring rendering.

• Video object (VOB) files from a DVD; these also no longer need ...

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