To add a watermark based on a video or animated
GIF file, click button on the Watermark
toolbar or open menu Watermark >
Add > Video / Animated GIF.
After a Video
or Animated GIF watermark is added, its properties become available in
the "Properties" window.
This section includes the main properties
of the Video or Animated GIF watermark.
-the path to the video or animated
- the rotation angle. This parameter can take values from 0 to 360. Click
"..." button on the right of the "Angle" caption to
set the rotation angle with the help of a special control.
- the value of transparency. This parameter can take values from 0 (completely
opaque) to 100 (completely transparent).
- the resize value. By default it is equal to 100%, which means the watermark
has the original size.
This section includes optional
properties of the Video or Animated GIF watermark.
Repeat - indicates whether the added
video or animated GIF watermark will play only once or play repeatedly
until the end of the produced video file.
Include Audio - indicates whether the
audio stream of the added video file is added
along with its video stream. This parameter is not available for Animated
GIF watermarks. If enabled, the following additional parameter becomes
Volume - the volume of the added audio stream. This parameter can take values
from 0 (minimum volume) to 100 (maximum volume).
This section includes properties
relating to the transparent color of the Video or Animated GIF watermark.
Use - indicates whether the transparent
color is assigned. If enabled, the following additional parameters become
- the transparent color. All Video or Animated GIF watermark's pixels
of that color will be made transparent. Click "..." button on
the right of the "Color" caption to select the required color.
Besides, you can select the transparent color with the help of the Eyedropper
tool. For that click button on the Watermark
toolbar (or press "CTRL + P") and pick the required color
directly from the watermark.
Tolerance - defines the range of transparent
colors. This parameter can take values from 0 to 255. A low value selects
the few colors very similar to the selected color.
A higher value selects a broader range of colors.
Here the advanced properties of the Video
or Animated GIF watermark are available.
Mode - defines the logic of watermark's display in accordance with
the specified timeline.
This parameter can take one of the following values:
Single - if selected,
the watermark will be displayed only once in accordance with the specified
Multiply - if
selected, the watermark will be displayed multiple times. First it will
be displayed in accordance with the specified timeline. After that the
watermark will disappear (for the time defined by the "Timeline Pause"
parameter) and appear (for the time equal to the duration of the specified
timeline) time and again. In this case the following parameter becomes
- the time between the watermark's disappearance
and next appearance.
Random - if selected,
the watermark will be displayed the specified number of times. It will
randomly appear for the time equal to the duration of the specified timeline.
In this case the following parameter becomes available:
of Displays - the number of times the watermark will be displayed.
This section includes properties that
are responsible for applying effects to the Video or Animated GIF watermark.
- indicates whether the Tile
effect is applied. To edit the parameters of the effect, click "..."
button on the right of the "Tile" caption.
Most of the above properties can also
be modified with the help of the Formatting toolbar or menu Watermark.