5. Multi-touch Gestures

For those equipped with a MacBook Pro or a desktop Mac with Apple's MagicPad, you can swipe your way through iMovie with great ease thanks to newly implemented multi-touch features.

  • Expand or contract your filmstrips by moving your cursor to the Event browser and pinching  two fingers closed to contract and pinch your fingers open to expand. 
  • If you want to add a clip to a project you're working on, select the clip in your Event browser, and swipe up using three fingers to place the clip at the end of your timeline.
  • To move a clip within your timeline, select the clip you want to move and swipe to the right or left using three fingers.