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New Visions Charter High School for the Humanities II (HUM): Creating Your Video

Creating a Video

Web 2.0 Free Video Editing

There are a lot of great video editing tools on the web. The tools below are free, easy to use, and they do what they say they will do:

There are a lot of great video editing tools on the web. The tools below are free, easy to use, and they do what they say they will do:

Animoto- Everything you need to turn ordinary photos and video clips into rich videos.

The Artistifier- Make any YouTube video award-winning.

Creaza Movie Editor- MovieEditor is an online video editor to create movies, complete with professional-looking titles, transitions, effects, animation, music, and narration. MovieEditor is a full-featured timeline-based video editor, similar to traditional desktop-based video editing tools.

EDpuzzle- Make any video your lesson. Make it work for your unique classroom. Crop, Add Your Voice, Embed Questions.

FileLab Video Editor- Try this easy tool to edit your videos online. Edit, enrich, personalize and share your movies!

Loopster- Edit your video online for free. It’s as easy as 1 2 3.

Magisto- Magisto automatically turns your everyday videos into beautifully edited movies, perfect for sharing. It’s free, quick, and easy as pie!

Metta- Use Metta for your learning stories, documentaries, summaries, compilations, coverage or for your research & curation work.

MyBrainShark- MyBrainShark is both the basic version of Brainshark where you can create, share and track your own video presentations for free as well as a social website where you can contribute content to a public catalog, engage with other authors and browse thousands of titles.

Pixorial- Pixorial is a personal photo and video sharing platform, helping customers organize and discover all the media from their lives so they can enjoy it how they.

Popcorn Maker- Popcorn Maker makes it easy to enhance, remix and share web video. Use your web browser to combine video and audio with content from the rest of the web — from text, links and maps to pictures and live feeds.

Stupeflix- Mix photos, video, music to create stunning videos in seconds.

The Mad Video- Deliver an interactive experience for your students with rich content only a click away.

TubeChop- TubeChop allows you to easily chop a funny or interesting section from any YouTube video and share it.

Weavly- Weavly enables you to create video mashups in your browser using video and audio content from YouTube, SoundCloud & Co.

WeVideo- WeVideo makes video creation accessible to everyone, using cloud-based technologies to make it easier, faster and more convenient. Because it’s cloud-based, we make social video editing possible, where people come together online to collaborate on a video project.

YouTube Video Editor- The new YouTube editing service lets you trim your videos, adjust levels, add effects, swap your soundtrack and more.

Video Editing Downloads

DVD Flick- DVD Flick aims to be a simple but at the same time powerful DVD Authoring tool. It can take a number of video files stored on your computer and turn them into a DVD that will play back on your DVD player, Media Center or Home Cinema Set. You can add additional custom audio tracks, subtitles as well as a menu for easier navigation.

Video Editing Mobile Apps

Videolicious- It’s easy to make a video with Videolicious. With your phone or tablet, just choose your shots and Videolicious does the rest—giving you professional-quality video in seconds, without the work.

Help Build the Toolbox

If you know of other great video editing web tools, please share them in the comments below.

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Wiki How to Create a Video

Step by Step instructions on how to create your video on

  • Choosing Your Equipment
    • Use a smartphone for mobility
    • Use a webcam for convenience
    • Use a camcorder for quality
  • Coming Up With an Idea
    • Go with the flow
    • Make a video for a personal purpose
    • Make a video out of other videos
    • Record your footage
  • Transfer video
    • Transfer video from your smartphone
    • Transfer video from your camcorder
    • Find video from your webcam
  • Editing
    • Edit your video with Windows Movie Maker
    • Edit your video with iMovie
  • Consider other free options
  • Go pro.
  • Save and export your finished video


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How to Make a Youtube Video was taken from the wikihow blog: