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Avid Xpress Pro and DV On the Spot by Bob Donlon, Christopher Phrommayon, Steve Hullfish

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C H A P T E R

Text Is Your Friend

If the pen is mightier than the sword, then the Avid Title Tool puts an entire armory at your disposal. Combine the Avid Title Tool with Adobe Photoshop, and you can take over the world. People who criticize the Avid Title Tool don’t realize its full potential. (Plus, it’s still a lot better than the built-in title tools of other non-linear video editors.) Quit complaining, and read this chapter! Here, we will teach you several tricks for making professional-looking titles and text effects. Discover valuable shortcuts for saving and applying title styles and templates. See how combining different Avid Xpress Pro effects can bring a new dimension to your text. Learn how to combine techniques in Adobe Photoshop ...

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