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Old August 26th, 2004, 02:48 PM   #1
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Wedding Highlights Video - music?

I'm getting ready to start editing a highlights montage for a recent wedding... but I have no idea where to look for good music or a good song to use. Could anyone tell me what they use? or where to look for some good options?

Also, any editing tips/techniques for a video like this would be appreciated. I'm pretty good at editing and familiar with final cut pro, but i've never done anything like a wedding highlights video before, and i'd like it to be more than just basic clips with cross dissolves...

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Old August 27th, 2004, 10:21 AM   #2
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The best way to learn editing techniques is to view other's work.
Pay attention during movies. Concentrate on the editing. How long does a shot last. How did it make you feel. What music is playing in the background?

For music that is pretty good but costs a pretty penny to get legally, make your way to www.Megatrax.com

Plenty to preview and if you like it, give them a call.

Of course, let them know I sent you.


PianoBrothers.com is less expensive and still nice. Good highlights music there.
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