Fading & Trimming: Text Simple Filter

To fade the filter Text: Simple, the filter needs to be on it’s own clip, or a transparent clip.


  1. Make a transparent clip, click on Open Other, then Color, and hit enter.
    This creates a transparent clip and is loaded into the Source Viewer, and will appear as black.

  2. Apply the Text: Simple filter(s)

  3. Apply Fade In Video, or Fade Out Video the transparent clip. By default Adjust opacity is not checked.

Trimming the Text: Simple Filter
Each filter can be trimmed to start/end within any clip.

  1. Select the Text: Simple filter on the desired clip.
  2. Click on Keyframes.
  3. You can drag each handle to adjust or use the supplied bracket symbols [ ] { } to be more precise.