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Sony Vegas Pro 11 Beginner's Guide by Duncan Wood

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Time for action — creating effective transitions

A good transition can be the difference between an excellent and average video project. Here we will make yours an excellent one.

  1. Let's create a new blank project and call it Transitions using the HD 1080-50i (1920x1080, 25.000 fps) template in Project Settings.
  2. Drag Take 1 and Take 2 from our video clip files onto two video tracks, both starting at 00:00:00:00.
    Time for action — creating effective transitions
  3. Using the S key, move the cursor and make four splits on both tracks, and then alternatively remove the media clips, starting with the first clip's second track, so it looks like the following screenshot:
  4. Now slide the first two media clips on ...

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