1. Project Folder

In Cinecred, you create a new project for each credit sequence. A project is nothing more than a folder with the following files:

Fonts, pictures, videos, and image sequences can be organized in arbitrary subfolders. Thus, a typical project folder could, for example, look like this:

To collaborate with others, you can simply share the project folder as it is fully self-contained.

Creating a Project

To create a new project, you point the creation wizard to an empty folder—for example by drag-and-dropping it into the welcome window. Cinecred then places template Styling.toml and Credits files in that folder and thereby initializes the project. You can select the rough resolution, choose to start with sample credits, and decide between a local Credits spreadsheet and a Google sheet:

Creating a new project using the wizard

If you decide on a Google Sheet, you first need to add your Google account in the preferences tab in the welcome window:

Adding an online account