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Chapter 11. Adding Video and Sound from ... > Capturing Content from DVD - Pg. 239

Adding Video and Sound from Movies or Television Shows to Your Digital Life- style Projects Capturing Still Images From VHS Content 239 You can also capture still images from VHS content. For example, you might want to use such images as desktop pictures or you might want to print them. You can create an image from a clip you have captured by using the following steps. Capture Still Images from VHS Content in iMovie 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Select the clip that contains the image you want to capture. Move the Playhead so that the image you want appears in the Monitor. Choose File, Save Frame As (or press +F). In the Save Frame As Image dialog, choose the format for the image on the Format pop-up menu; for most purposes, you should choose JPEG. Choose a location in which to save the file, name it, and click Save. Open the image in a viewing application or import into the application in which you want to use it (see Figure 11.3). For example, you can view the image in the Preview appli- cation or you can import it into iPhoto.