How to use a green screen on iMovie

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To use a green screen on iMovie, follow these steps:

  1. Open iMovie and create a new project. Import the video clip that you want to use as the background and the video clip that you want to superimpose on top of the background.

  2. Drag the background video clip to the timeline at the bottom of the screen. Then, drag the foreground video clip on top of the background clip.

  3. Click on the foreground clip to select it, and then click on the “Video Overlay Settings” button located in the top right corner of the preview window.

  4. In the Video Overlay Settings menu, select the “Green/Blue Screen” option. Then, select the color of your green screen. This will remove the green background from your foreground clip.

  5. Adjust the settings to fine-tune the keying effect. You can adjust the tolerance, edge thickness, and other parameters to get the best result.

  6. Once you have adjusted the settings, click on the “Apply” button to apply the effect to your video clip.

  7. Preview your video to see how it looks with the green screen removed. If you are satisfied with the result, you can export your video.