For our groups project, we want to use still images as well as video. To make the picture more interesting, there are different styles we can utilize. The Ken Burns effect is a type of panning and zooming effect used in video production from still imagery. The effect makes a photo appear as if the camera is panning or zooming across the image. If your group is using iMovie for your video essay, this article is very useful in explaining how to modify the Ken Burns effect.