# Tahir Hassan's Blog

My Technical Notes

## Wednesday, 28 June 2017

### Lightworks: Cut out sections of a video

Lightworks can be used to cut out unneeded sections of a video. The following are steps on how to do it.

#### Creating a Lightworks project

To create a Lightworks project, after opening it, click on "Create a new project". Give it a name and set the framerate to 30 fps.

#### Adding the video to the project

First click on the Local Files tab and select the video. Then switch to the Project Contents tab and then do:
• Add an in mark at the start of the video.
• Add an out mark at the end of the video.
• Click on "Insert into the target sequence" .

#### Removing a section

• Add an in mark at the start of the section to be removed.
• Add an out mark at the end of this section.
• Click on the "Delete the marked section" .