VideoWave is an application that comes with the Roxio Creator NXT program. VideoWave is a program that allows users to create home movies. The program can be accessed by launching Roxio Creator NXT, clicking on the Video/Movies tab, and clicking on Edit Video Advanced. VideoWave will open on the computer. When starting a new project, users can choose between two formats – Normal (4:3) or Widescreen (16.9).
The application’s interface is similar to other video editing application. All the contents and tools to be used for the project can be found at the left hand side of the window. The preview pane is where users can view the changes made to the video. The editing portion of the application is shown as a timeline. Users can insert video clips by dragging from the content window to the timeline. The videos in the timeline can also be rearranged by dragging and dropping.
VideoWave comes with other tools that will enhance the overall look of the video. Users can add overlays, text effects, video effects, and transitions. Background audio can also be added to accompany the video. All finished projects can be exported straight to YouTube or sent through email. It can also be saved on a disc by clicking on ‘Burn with MyDVD Express’ under the Output menu.