Apply crop? Newbie needs help...

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Apply crop? Newbie needs help...

PostTue Mar 13, 2018 9:04 pm

Ok, this is just embarrassing.. but HOW do i APLLY a crop that i have made? I wanted to cut a small portion of a video clip, but how do i apply the crop to the actual effect? because right now, when i export it to a videofile, i see the huge cropped out black part, just like on the image below (marked with red), instead of the whole image... i understand that i will lose out on the actual size etc, but how do i do this??

and yes, i did try watching the guides, but none helped me.. :(

thanks for help!
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Re: Apply crop? Newbie needs help...

PostTue Mar 13, 2018 9:50 pm

If I understand the question: if you want to export an image that's just the size of the crop, then you'd have to set the output aspect ratio to that same size.
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Re: Apply crop? Newbie needs help...

PostTue Mar 13, 2018 11:15 pm

i got it. somehow.

but, is it possible to scale the image so there are NO black borders at all on the output file, or? if so, how?
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Re: Apply crop? Newbie needs help...

PostWed Mar 14, 2018 2:47 pm

It look like you're trying to export for Instagram.

So, assuming that Instagram is a 5/4 format, you need to setup your timeline size for 1350x1080.

Then everything should fall in place.
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Re: Apply crop? Newbie needs help...

PostThu Mar 15, 2018 4:19 am

What Walter said.
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