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How to prepare your background image

Download or scan an image.
  1. If downloading, at least 1024 x 640 pixels
  2. If scanning, crop to 1920 x 1080 pixels (72 dpi) and your image is ready for your project.
 How to resize your image in Photoshop
  1. File > New
  2. Preset: Film & Video
  3. Size: HDTV 1080p/29/97 (1920 x 1080 pixels)
  4. Name your file and hit OK
  5. File > Place Embedded...
  6. Hold Shift+Alt or Shift Option to scale the image from the center.
  7. Save as JPEG.


  1. Connect your external drive.
  2. Start Premiere Pro.
  3. Change "Location:" to your external drive and hit OK.
  4. File > Import and import your Studio video recording.
  5. Drag and drop the video to the Timeline.
  6. Add your background
  7. Remove the green screen (Video Effects > Keying > Ultra Keyer)
  8. Add subtitles.
  9. Add a title and credits
  10. Export with captions and format, H264.
  11. Share via Google Drive


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