Video guide: Video editing for virtual performances

It's one of the most well-known pieces of editing software, but how exactly do you use Shotcut? In this easy-to-follow video guide you'll see the main features in action as we walk through the full process of editing a virtual performance using the free software

If you're looking for help with a particular task, simply jump to the following timecodes:

00:01:17 – Create a ‘New Project’
00:03:31 – Import your first unedited piece of video
00:06:29 – Software Overview - Shotcut’s key features
00:15:44 – Synchronise all parts
00:20:39 – Re-size and position individual player’s videos around the video frame (allowing us to see all the videos simultaneously)
00:26:09 – Extra video filters
00:27:37 – Mix audio levels
00:31:14 – Extra audio filters
00:32:18 – Trim performance
00:33:39 – Audio fade ins and fade outs
00:34:59 – Title screen
00:41:21 – Export final virtual performance

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