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The Brady Bunch Effect

Lise Framstad News & Features 0 Comments

The Brady Bunch was an iconic 60s program with characters and a style that remains recognizable today. One of the show’s most memorable moments was the beginning: a opening shot that introduced each character interacting with one another in a tiled mosaic. This introduction accomplishes a lot. Not only do we get to meet the Brady’s and their unique personalities, …

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Introducing the New WeVideo Editor

Diana Madrigal News & Features 0 Comments

Over the past year we’ve been focusing on the transition of our video editor from Flash to HTML5. Today we say “Bon Voyage,” to our old editor and “Hello!” to a brand new era of better, faster, and more secure video editing. Why move to HTML5? It’s no secret that Adobe’s Flash player is being phased out by the end of …

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Unforgettable

Audrey Xu Education, Personal, Schools (K-12) 0 Comments

My name is Audrey Xu. I’m 16 years old and I go to Havergal College in Toronto, Canada. In March 2016, a last-minute trip to Tanzania came up after our partner boys’ school, Crescent School, needed a couple more students to join them. Now, I knew at the beginning of the year that I wanted to go on an excursion …

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Video-Editing Across Borders

Alia Braley and Melissa Rudd Education, Higher Education 0 Comments

As many students have experienced, studying for an exam can be very challenging with distractions everywhere. Melissa and Alia decided to put the various modes of procrastination into a song they later wanted to make a music video of. There was just one problem; one of them were traveling in Asia, while the other one stayed in Boston. They chose …

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Android app update: Ken Burns, Customizable Titles, and more!

Lise Framstad News & Features 0 Comments

We’re happy to announce that we just released another update for Android. Here is what’s new: Automatically create awesome slideshows with pan-and-zoom animations Customize pan-and-zoom animations with easy-to-use controls Take full control over your titles using various colors, fonts, sizes, and more Sync advanced text to the web Improved landscape layout of advanced text controls   

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New iOS update!

Lise Framstad News & Features 0 Comments

Here’s what’s new: Add multiple text elements to your clips Enjoy improved music interface Set start time for your background music Improve your portrait videos with filled background

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Powerful Project Based Learning

Steve Wick Education, Schools (K-12) 0 Comments

In recent years, I’ve shifted my thinking about content in my classroom. I teach an AP Course and the content is important if I am going to help my students meet their goals for the AP Exam. Traditionally, I’ve taught the content and then asked students to demonstrate their understanding of the content. This would frequently take the form of …