If you want to add expressive transitions to your videos, you do not have to use iMovie. There are a number of alternative programs such as Wondershare Filmora for Mac (earlier known as Wondershare Video Editor for Mac) which you can use for this as well. There are more than sixty transition effects that you can use through this software. Given below, is a brief, step-by-step, guide on how to use it:-
How to Add Transitions to Videos on Mac?
Wondershare Filmora is one of the best software when it comes to editing videos. You can do a lot of tasks using Filmora with ease. It comes with lot of preloaded designs and editing tools to make your life lot easier. It is highly user friendly that even a novice user can easily make changes to videos using this software. Now lets see how you can add transitions to videos on Mac using Filmora.
Step 1: Add Videos to Video Editor
Once you have launched this software, drag source videos to the program directly. There’s a media browser which you can use to add files from iMovie, your iTunes library, etc. as well.
Step 2: Applying Transition Effects
Once the chosen video has been added, you can click on the transition tab and then choose whichever one you like the most. Just drag the transition to the track window and it will be applied. All you have to do now is double click on the transition to see a preview. If you want to change the duration of the transition, just click on the gear icon to the side of the video clip.
Step 3: Save
Once you are satisfied with the file, click on the “Export” button to save it. You can save it to a number of different formats and can also share it on YouTube directly from here. You can even burn it to a DVD directly through this software.
I hope this article helps you to easily add transitions to videos on Mac. To do this task all you need is Filmora; so do download the free trial version of the software and try the above steps yourself. If you come across any difficulty always revert back by commenting. Also if you find this article useful then do share it online with your friends.