Archive for the ‘Movie Editor’ Category

Import cartoons in MovieEditor

30.11.09

In Creaza it is possible to import a cartoon from Cartoonist to MovieEditor. In that way it is possible to add sound to your comic strip. Here is an example of a (sort of) animated movie made in Creaza:

The Three Billy Goats Gruff

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Example of an exported movie

18.11.09

This video example has been created with Creaza MovieEditor and has been exported to mp4:

For more videos, check out our channel at YouTube: youtube.com/CreazaTube

Creaza 3.0 released this weekend

16.11.09

This weekend we released Creaza 3.0. The highlights from this release are some important features and improved GUI. Below you can see listed the new features and improvements.

Mindomo

Mindomo (Creaza 3.0)

  • Added more clipart and it is more structured.
  • New templates (skins) for the mindmaps
  • Easier access to notes, multimeda, hyperlinks and task information
  • “Save as”-functionality, save new instances of your mindmaps (*)

Cartoonist

Cartoonist (Creaza 3.0)

  • Better zoom-functionality, now you can zoom in several times without having to zoom out (*)
  • “Save as”-functionality, save new instances of your cartoons (*)

MovieEditor

MovieEditor (Creaza 3.0)

  • Export your movies as mp4-files (*)
  • Expand and collapse layers vertically. Default is collapsed. Expand for more functionality (adjust layer volume, mute, solo) (*).
  • Collapse layers horizontally for more workspace (*)
  • Add a marker to your timeline with descriptional text (*)
  • “Save as”-functionality, save new instances of your movies (*)
  • Drawing og waveforms on the audiolayers
  • Support for SWF- and GIF-animations in gfx-layers
  • Editing track title (*)

AudioEditor

AudioEditor (Creaza 3.0)

  • Export your soundclips as m4a-files (*)
  • Expand and collapse layers vertically. Default is collapsed. Expand for more functionality (adjust layer volume, mute, solo) (*).
  • Collapse layers horizontally for more workspace (*)
  • Collapse the media browser for more workspace (*)
  • Add a marker to your timeline with descriptional text (*)
  • “Save as”-functionality, save new instances of your soundclips (*)
  • Drawing og waveforms on the audiolayers
  • Editing track title (*)
*Full version only

Creaza – on the move – used all over the world!

18.10.09

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Creaza has been a lot on the move lately. One of our partners, Fronter, have held their user conferences in several countries. Creaza has participated in the Norwegian, Swedish and Finnish user conferences during the last weeks. We have done presentations and been available for users on our own Creazastand in every event.

The feedback Creaza has gotten regarding the pedagogical and technological possibilities to use the product in the pupils learning process is awesome 😉 We are very happy that Creaza gives pupils and students new creative and innovative possibilities to show and present their knowledge and competence.

All over the World:

Creaza is being used all over the world. Users from every continent has registrered at www.creaza.com and started using the demoversion of Creaza. In October norwegian users used Creaza the most. It is very exiting that the country placed right behind Norway in second place regarding usage this month is Brazil! Thats cool 😉 Have a look at this website:  www.baixaki.com.br/download/creaza.htm

What`s happening the next weeks?

In week 43 Creaza will be in the UK. We are going to participate in events in Bristol, Kent and London in addition to other meetings with customers and partners.

In week 44 Creaza will be in Stockholm, Sweden, at “Skolforum 2009”  This is the largest educational conference in Scandinavia with over 20 000 visitors..

In week 45 creaza will be in Odense in Denmark at “Uddannelsesforum 2009“. We will have a stand together with Fronter DK, and pupils from Denmark will show how they use Creaza.

It is a lot of travelling, but so joyful to meet users and people from schools and discuss possibilities with Creaza.

Do you only access the demoversion?

Here are some of the benefits with the full version of Creaza:

  • Export from all tools:
  • Mindomo – PDF
  • Cartoonist – High resolution PDF for print
  • MovieEditor – MP4
  • AudioEditor – M4a

Record sound directly in Creaza in your browser

Import cartoons into MovieEditor

Use effects and transitions in MovieEditor

Additional storage

Content:

The full version of Creaza contains a lot more Thematic Universes than the demoversion. For example there are many Cartoonist Universes made by professional artists and with Norways largest publiser as editor for the Universes.  Some examples are:


The post war period pwp
World War II wwII
The Roman Empire tre
The Viking Age tva


In MovieEditor the fullversion of Creaza contains 3 more Thematic Universes with many movieclips and both in MovieEditor and AudioEditor you will find a lot of Music and Sound Effects..

Global Village:

Food, Water & Climate
People & Life
Energy
Nature
Transportation
War & Terrorism

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World Cities:

Movieclips from many cities around the world

World

Exotic Animals:

Movieclips of animals all over the world

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Are you interested in the full version of Creaza, please contact us:

post(a)creaza.com

New release – AudioEditor – MovieEditor

11.09.09

Friday September 11th AudioEditor was released – Splice together your own version of a newscast, a radio commercial, or a radio interlude. Make your own sounds, clip, trim and cut in one or more tracks and  play it back later..

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Creaza is now available in several languages; Norwegian, English, Dutch, Finnish, Danish and Swedish. By September 20th Creaza also supports German.

From the tools Mindomo and Cartoonist you can now export your products to high resolution PDF for print. See example of an exported Cartoon here:

Rome

MovieEditor has been brusched up and a lot of new functionality is launced. You can now import your Cartoons into MovieEditor and then record your own sound or put in musicclips from the library. This may give your cartoon or movie a whole new communicative side.. In MovieEditor the library of video- and musicclips is rebuild and has a more navigationfriendly appereance..

When you insert music or soundeffects in your movie you now get audio curves on all your clips. This makes it easier to mix sound and get that perfect sound to your movie.

On all tracks you now have the opportunity to trim your clips directly on the timeline. In MovieEditor it is also made possible to use hotkeys on your keybord. Some of these are;

  • delete/backspace=delete clip
  • ctrl z=undo
  • ctrl+alt+e=open effect window
  • space=play/pause
  • shift+arrow=keyframe by keyframe
  • arrow=next clip
  • enter=back to start of movie
  • ctrl s=save
  • i=set in point in clip
  • o=set outpoint in clip

A new Demovideo of the MovieEditor is also avalable. You can access it from the new Helpcenter in Creaza.. Click on the image below..

MovieEditor

New Creaza launch in near future

18.08.09

Creaza is wrapping up the work with launch of a new release. The new release will have a new tool and new and improved features in existing tools.

Mindomo:

  • Export mindmaps in high resolution PDF’s (full version only)

Cartoonist

  • Export cartoons in high resolution PDF’s (full version only)

MovieEditor

  • Export movies in mp4 (full version only)
  • Import cartoons (full version only)
  • Adjust duration of clips directly on the timeline/trim the clips
  • Frame-by-frame edit possibilities (full version only)
  • GUI improvements
  • Audio curves on sound clips

NEW! AudioEditor (full version only)

  • Eight audio tracks (full version only)
  • Library with soundclips (full version only)
  • Audio curves (full version only)
  • Enhanced search (full version only)
  • Export audio in mp3 (full version only)

Click here for productsheet (integration with Fronter)

The next release will support Danish, Finnish and Dutch in addition to Norwegian and English

We are also building Creaza’s brand new helpcenter. It will be available with the new release.

Termination of demo user access trough Fronter

For the last year, it has been possible to use the demo version of Creaza with a single-sign-on solution trough Fronter (VLE/MLE). This is no longer possible. From monday 17th of August you have to have purchased Creaza for your school to benefit from the great integration between Fronter and Creaza. If you have been using the demo version, your work will still be available trough Fronter, but it will not be possible to create new products. For the schools and LA’s that have purchased Creaza, everything will still be available only with more functionality.

For questions regarding this, please contact support(at)creaza.com

Added support for uploading HD video files

08.07.09
Shows uploading .mts-files

Shows uploading .mts-files

Today we have added support for uploading and converting another file format. It is now possible to upload HD video files. The format supported is .m2ts/.mts which are raw AVCHD videos in High Definition. This means that it you can now use video files from your HD camcorder and edit the video clips in Creaza.

We have also added the possibilities to upload .mod files. Creaza therby is compatible with the most used video files and you can upload them and edit them in the Movie Editor.

New functionality and new content in the Movie Editor

30.06.09

Creaza has today launched both new functionality and new content. In Mindomo you can now export your Mindmap to PDF.

In the Movie Editor two new Cities are launched in the World Cities Thematic Universe. In addition to London, Paris and Rome there are new Movie clips from Barcelona and Istanbul. Budapest and Oslo will be released before 15. of August. Berlin is coming during the autumn and several cities are planned.

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Today we also launched Creaza in Swedish and complete new functionality were released. You have now the opportunity to import your Cartoons into the Movie Editor. If you do this you can also read in your own text with the soundrecorder in Creaza or you can add music to your Cartoons. This gives pupils and teachers new possible pedagogical approaches in the education..

Release av helt ny filmklipper i Creaza

15.06.09

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Den nye filmklipperen i Creaza ble lansert i dag. Det er utviklet en rekke nye muligheter og ny funksjonalitet, blant annet:

  • Helt nytt og forbedret GUI
  • Justering av lydkurver pr. lydklipp
  • Effekter og overganger på filmklipp med inn og utpunkt
  • Justerbart grensesnitt for tilpasning til ulik oppløsning
  • Justering av kontrast og styrke på teksteffekter
  • Muligheter for fargekoder og navngiving på sporene
  • Klokke/tidsangiver
  • Equalizer på lydspor (også på videoklipp med lyd)
  • Flere filmklipp i de eksisterende filmuniversene
  • Spill av fil direkte i fullskjerm
  • En rekke hurtigtaster for bl.a avspilling, splitting, lydinnspilling osv..

Alle fullversjonsbrukere har nå tilgang til all ny funksjonalitet i den nye filmklipperen.