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Add Effects Mask for Mac

The concept of masking is popular in professional video editing services, offering a reliable means to hide specific elements while enhancing others. Wondershare Filmora, a professional video editor, offers this function independently and in the form of effects. These effects are designed to elevate your video's outlook without manual efforts, and here is a guide to that:

Implementing Mask Effects

After a thorough examination of this guide, users can acquire a comprehensive understanding of the effects mask:

Step 1: Start a New Project in Filmora

To start the creative journey within Filmora, first download and launch the software on your device. Then, click on the "New Project" tab located within the main menu to gain access to its editing interface.

create new project filmora
Create new project filmora
Step 2: Bring Media Content into the Timeline

After creating a new project, use your mouse to navigate towards the "Import" button in the Project Media section. Select the media file you want to edit and bring it to the timeline using the drag-and-drop technique.

import media to mac
Import media to mac
Step 3: Search for Effects Masks

Now, select the clip within the timeline and direct it towards the "Effects" tab. Search for the "Effects Mask" in the search tab, and the relevant results will appear.

access effects tab
Access effects tab
Step 4: Apply the Chosen Effect Mask

Once you find a desired mask, integrate it into the video by placing it on the timeline through the drag-and-drop functionality. To witness the final results, press the "Play" button within the Preview Window.

add appropriate effects mask
Add appropriate effects mask