In this video I show you how you can create an old film effect on your footage using trakAxPC Pro. In the video I explain how you can control the video brightness of clips in order to blend different pieces of footage together and how you can add in a time leader at the beginning to give it that authentic look.
The Main Video is from my Sanyo Camcorder which I shot in HD Mp4.
I used YouTube Downloader HD in order to download some of the grainy effect footage from YouTube (free):
You can use the new version Real Player by Real Networks and convert to MP4: (free)
You can purchase high quality stock footage from sites like iStockphoto as well
If you wish to see the videos in a bigger screen just click on the YouTube Window while it is playing
Here is the video I made:
And here is how I created it:
I hope this video is of help and if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.