Global Challenge! Tips and Resources

FREE Video-Making Resources

Need suggestions on how to make a video? Check out these "how-to" resources from YouTube, http://www.youtube.com/t/creators_corner and WikiHow,http://www.wikihow.com/Make-a-Short-Film

VIDEO EDITING SOFTWARE

  • MovieMaker – PC
    Windows Live Movie Maker (for Windows 7) gives you the tools to create, edit and share home movies. Learn more
  • iMovie – Mac 
    iMovie is a video editing software application which allows Mac users to edit their own home movies. Learn more

AUDIO

If you use music, it must be original, royalty-free or you must have written permission for use. 

  • Creative Commons: Search engines through which you can look for work that is licensed for re-use.  Learn More
  • Wikipedia compiled list of royalty free music sources, Learn More
  • Audacity® is a free, open source software for recording and editing sounds. It is available for Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows, GNU/Linux, and other operating systems. Learn more
  • Free Sound Effects – Learning Space dedicated to the art of film sound design
    Learn more

IMAGES

  • Free Images at Flickr.com
    You can search for royalty-free images on www.Flickr.com (check the box that says "Creative Commons" in the advanced search and the results will give you photos that are freely shared by photographers).  Learn more

OTHER HELPFUL LINKS