Guide to iMovie Expert Export Mode

This is a quick guide to get you started with experimenting and using the advanced export mode of iMovie, for both iMovie 08 and previous versions. This allows you to better customize the result for your particular needs.

Why would you want to use this option? Well, here are a few reasons:

Our target will be a special window that allows us to choose many options, such as image codec, size, data bit rate, quality, and audio options too. By altering these options, we can adjust the tradeoffs for the end quality of your movie. I'm only mentioning the more commonly used options as this is only an introduction guide. It is up to you to dig deeper and experiment.


Choose your appropriate version of iMovie

iMovie HD icon image.
iMovie HD
iMovie 08 icon image.
iMovie 08