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Media Composer® 6: Part 2—Effects Essentials by Greg Staten

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Creating Freeze Frames

A freeze frame displays a single frame from a clip on the screen for a duration you choose. As with Motion effects, these effects are generated from the Source monitor and treated as a new source to be edited into your sequence.

To get started:

1. If the Running the Sahara project is not open from the last lesson, open Media Composer, select the RUNNING THE SAHARA project on the left side of the Open Project dialog box, and click the OPEN button.

2. The Project window opens and lists all the bins associated with this project. The bin you’ll use in this lesson is the RTS PT2 FX Sequences bin, which contains a number of sequences you’ll use throughout this book. Double-click the RTS PT2 FX SEQUENCES bin in the Project window ...

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