Collection Preview vs. Timeline Preview

If you drag one clip to the timeline within Windows Movie Maker and preview it you may think that the process that goes on is very similar to when you preview the clip within the collection view. Well, although there are a few similarities there are a lot of differences. When we preview the clip…


Learning to Fly

Saw this link on Mikehall’s blog. It’s a video teaching people how to fly in Halo 2 by using the sword. Pretty cool stuff and the video was made in Windows Movie Maker 2 too.


Halo 2

Halo 2 has been out for almost a week now and I haven’t mentioned it on my blog? What kind of blogger can I be? Well we probably have a biased view of things up here in Redmond but it seems like everyone was talking about it last week. I did pick it up, but…


Improving your movie’s sound

Want to make your home movie sound like a Hollywood movie, then you need to check out There’s a lot of information here, including the invaluable Film Sound Clichés which amongst other things will tell you that. Car breaks must always squeak Every button you press on a computer makes some kind of beep Thunder is…