This chapter details the transitions available in HitFilm. For information on applying transitions to your clips see Effects and Transitions.
- Cross Fade
Lowers the audio level of the clip preceding the cut, while simultaneously raising the level of the clip following the cut, for a smooth transition.
Adjusts the volume of your audio clip at the start or end, either fading it in from silence or fading it out to silence.
- Additive Dissolve
A dissolve that brightens the clips during the transition.
- Cross Dissolve
A smooth dissolve which is commonly used in video and film.
- Dither Dissolve
A pixellated dissolve.
Animates your videos on or off the screen in a particular direction.
Animates one video over the other.
Splits your video into two halves and moves them in opposite directions.
- Clock Wipe
Traditional clock wipe, as if the moving hands of a clock were moving over the video.
- Linear Wipe
A simple directional wipe.
- Radial Wipe
A curved wipe like the movement of a vehicle’s windshield wiper.
- Cross Zoom
Zooms in on the first clip and out of the next.
Zooms the clip in or out of the screen.
Fade to color
Fades from the video to a color of your choice.
An iris shape expands or contracts to reveal your video. The iris shape can be customized:
- Shape – choose from a variety of iris shapes.
- Rotation – rotate the iris shape.
- Curvature – alter the curve shape of the iris.
- Pinch – adjust the points of the shape.
- Shift – warp the shape clockwise or counter-clockwise.
- Direction – change the direction of the transition.