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Effects: The iMovie Catalog Effects: The iMovie Catalog iMovie HD comes with 23 built-in effects, including fve new ones. The following list describes them all. Adjust Colors This powerful effect adjusts the actual color palette used in your clip footage. If your footage has an unfortunate greenish tint, you can color-correct it; if you're hoping for a sunset look, you can bring out the oranges and reds; if it's a sci-f fick taking place on Uranus, you can make it look blue and spooky. The special sliders for this effect affect the hue, saturation, and brightness of your footage. Hue, saturation, and brightness are cornerstones of color theory; you can read much more about them on the Web, or in books and articles about photo edit- ing. In the meantime, here's a brief summary: ·HueShift(Left--Right).Adjusts the overall color tint of the clip. What iMovie is actually doing is rotating the hue around the hue circle, either to the left or the right. In practice, this effect doesn't do anything predictable to an image; you're meant to play with it until you fnd something you like. ·Color(B&W--Vivid).This slider lets you control the intensity of a color, or its