Book Trailer #2: Wonder

Because I loved Wonder even more than The Graveyard Book and it was for the same age group, I had to do a trailer for it as well. I had more fun making this one – I felt like I was actually directing a film as I searched for and placed the images.

Images used in the film fall under creative commons copyright or the public domain; credit is below:

Continue reading “Book Trailer #2: Wonder”

Book Trailer #1: The Graveyard Book

Can you tell that I love this book? It is just incredible fun! I had a time using iMovie to make this trailer, though. I made about 6 different versions of this trailer – the first one had cool effects but it was a template and I couldn’t as much as I would have liked. The versions after that had various glitches – even this one has a pink flash near the end for some unknown reason.

I am familiar with Creative Commons and the CC search, as I had to use it for LibGuides to add pictures so that is what I used for my photographs in my trailer (all photos have creative commons licenses). The credits for the photos are below the trailer.

The music in the trailer is copyright Apple, iMovie, and is their Suspense 1 & Suspense 2 tracks featured with iMovie.  

Continue reading “Book Trailer #1: The Graveyard Book”