Anything lost when importing iMovie 08 to FCE?

Discussion in 'Digital Video' started by newmacmom, Jun 5, 2008.

  1. newmacmom macrumors member

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    Specifically, if I have some stills and have taken the time to put the Ken Burns effect on them, when I import into FCE, will they still have that movement on them? I don't want to take time and do that and then lose it all.

    Is there anything else that will not import well?

    Thanks!
     
  2. P-Worm macrumors 68020

    P-Worm

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    Unfortunately, I don't think you can import things like the Ken Burns effect as keyframes into Final Cut Express. Your best bet is to render out the video from iMovie into a high quality format (can you use Animation?) and importing that file into Final Cut.

    P-Worm
     

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