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Machinima Basics


This tutorial is for those who have seen machinima created within Second life and would like to learn how to get started. It covers how to set up the Second Life viewer in preparation for starting to record, and then offers links to other (mostly free) resources to help you record and edit your movie.

What is Machinima?

Machinima is often associated with video games and refers to  video captured within a game. It also refers to video captured in virtual worlds such as Second Life where it often takes on a life of its own, and has become an art form in its own right

About The Slideshow

The slideshow tutorial is best watched fullscreen by clicking here. It can also be downloaded for future reference as a PDF file by clicking the cog wheel icon and selecting 'download as PDF'.