Video Editing

Spark! Media Lab with Lights

Guide to Video Editing

Video editing is a method of using software to do post-production video editing of digital video sequences. Cameras and software available in the Spark! Digital Media Lab can be used to practice video editing in industry-standard applications.

In the Lab


  • Canon DSLR
  • Sony Handycam
  • Go Pro Hero 8
  • Greenscreen & lighting


  • Final Cut Pro X: an industry standard video editing application.
  • Adobe CC Premiere Pro: an industry standard video editing applicaton.
  • Adobe CC After Effects: a digital visual effects, motion graphics, and compositing application.

The lab is outfitted with 4 Mac and 4 PC desktops. Most software is available on all desktops.

At the Library

Browse these call numbers: 777, 778, 745.5928

Keywords for catalog searches: Video editing, Digital video, Motion picture editing

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This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.