best free software that can edit videos that can be uploaded to youtube?

does anyone have suggestions on a good free video editing software that can edit videos that can be uploaded to youtube?

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lijk5 years ago
How to convert MPEG to iPhone 5

MPEG (Moving Picture Experts Group) is the name of a family of standards used for coding audio-visual information (e.g., movies, video, music) in a digital compressed format. With the very sophisticated compression techniques, MPEG files are much smaller for the same quality.

Apple iPhone supports playing MP4 and H.264 video. If you want to enjoy the MPEG (MPEG-1/MPEG-2) video on iPhone, you need the help of a professional MPEG to iPhone Converter. Aiseesoft iPhone 5 Movie Converter is the best MPEG to iPhone Converter to help you enjoy the MPEG video on iPhone. This guide will help you convert MPEG to iPhone 5 video successfully step by step.

Step 1: Install iPhone 5 Movie Converter
First, you need to free download this Aiseesoft iPhone 5 Movie Converter and install the program on your computer. After launching the application, you can see the interface as below.

Step 2: Add MPEG video
You can click the "Add Video" button to input the MPEG file you want to convert.

This iPhone 5 Movie Converter provides users with a built-in player, which can help you preview the video effect. When your video is playing, you can capture the excellent pictures by clicking the camera icon.

Step 3: Customize output video effect
If you are not satisfied with the MPEG video effect, this MPEG to iPhone 5 Converter provides you with powerful video editing features.

You can click the "Trim" icon in the main menu to enter the trim window. Then you can set the start time and end time to specify the video length.

Also you can set brightness, contrast, saturation, hue and volume in the effect window, add text/image watermark in the watermark window and crop video frame in the crop window.

Step 4: Choose output iPhone format
Now you can click the "Profile" drop-down list to choose the output iPhone format for the MPEG video. For instance, you can choose "Apple iPhone > iPhone MPEG4 Video (*.mp4)".

Also you can set numerous output settings by clicking the "Settings" button. In this window, you can set video encoder, frame rate, video bitrate, resolution, audio encoder, sample rate, channels, audio bitrate, and aspect ratio.

Step 5: Convert MPEG to iPhone 5
The last step is to click the "Convert" button in the main menu to convert the source MPEG video to iPhone 5 compatible video and audio formats. And this wonderful MPEG to iPhone 5 Converter will bring you a wonderful iPhone video with perfect output quality after a few minutes or hours.

http://www.p2222.com/software/aiseesoft_iphone_5_movie_converter.html
thegeeke6 years ago
I used to do media production for a living, but for my home use I tried to find a decent editor that was free. The best one was movie maker. (Not live movie maker... movie maker.) If it isn't already on your computer, look on download.com. If you want some more interesting effects, look into Cyberlink PowerDirector. It's pretty straight forward, and has some fun stuff.

Have fun!
nachozombie (author)  thegeeke6 years ago
ty, is Gimp also a good substitue? strangely i cant use my movie maker when i launch it, it says 'general access denied'
No... Gimp is a photo editing suite. My guess is that you are using a computer that you don't have admin access on. If you do, try reinstalling movie maker. You can search for it on Download.com.
nachozombie (author)  thegeeke6 years ago
same problem....i downloaded wmm 2.6, still says 'general access denied'
weird... I've never seen that... and I've seen a lot. Sorry I couldn't help.
yokozuna6 years ago
There is some information for you on wikipedia. Also, older versions of Windows come with Windows Movie Maker already installed. It really depends on what OS you are using and what you're trying to accomplish.