Exporting a 16:9 QuickTime Movie for the Web
You can export your 16:9 anamorphic sequence to a native 16:9 movie using the Export
Using QuickTime Conversion command.
To export a 16:9 anamorphic sequence to a native 16:9 QuickTime movie:
In the Browser, select the 16:9 anamorphic sequence you want to export.
Choose File > Export > Using QuickTime Conversion.
Choose QuickTime from the Format pop-up menu, then click Options.
In the Movie Settings window, click Settings.
Choose a popular online codec from the Compression Type pop-up menu, select
options for the codec, then click OK.
For example, choose Sorenson Video 3 or MPEG-4 Video.
In the Movie Settings window, click Size.
In the Export Size Settings window, choose Custom from the Dimensions pop-up menu.
In the Dimensions width and height fields, enter the width and height you calculated
for your exported 16:9 movie.
For more information, see “
Calculating the Dimensions for an Exported 16:9 QuickTime
” on page 435.
Make sure the “Preserve aspect ratio using” checkbox is unselected, then click OK.
In the Movie Settings window, choose audio settings, then click OK.
Enter a filename, choose a location to save your file, then click OK to export your movie.
When the movie has finished exporting, double-click the movie in the Finder to open it
in QuickTime Player and verify that its aspect ratio is 16:9.
For more information, see Chapter 18, “
Exporting Using QuickTime Conversion