Tuesday, March 04, 2008

VideoMaker Magazine
Advanced Editing Workshop

Video Editing Technique
Video Capture and Asset Management
  • Scene Detect
  • Log and Capture
  • Storyboarding
Working with Clips and Sub-Clips
  • Creating sub-clips
  • Extracting Audio
  • Audio Channel Mapping
Cuts, Transitions and Wipes
  • Cuts only Editing
  • Dissolves
  • Wipes (Batman Bat Symbol, StarWars Push)
Adding Video Effects
  • Understanding Effects
  • Animating Effects
  • Keyframe Interpoloation
Enhancing Color
  • Coloring
  • Color Removal
  • Color Correction
Compositing Techniques
  • Alpha Channels
  • Keying
  • Matte Effects

Video Editing Concepts
Editing: Beyond the Basics
  • The 900 rule
10 Editing Rules
  • Working with the Rules
  • Going Beyond the Rules
  • Understanding the role of the Thinking Editor
    • What is the Goal of the Project?
    • Building a Project Brief
Shooting to Edit
  • Advanced Planning
    • StoryBoarding
  • Relationship between camera work and editing
  • Shooting for FX
Crafting the Illusion
  • Willful Suspension of Disbelief
    • Building a Mood
    • Developing Story Flow
    • Lip Syncing
    • Breaking the Mood
Understanding the Meaning of your Cuts
  • Match Cut
  • Subliminal Cut
  • Jump Cut
  • Cross Cut
  • Cut Zooms
Creating Meaningful Transitions and Effects
  • Consider the implications of any transitions
    • Push
    • Dissolve
    • Split Screen
    • Focus transitions
    • Over/Under Exposure transition
  • SuperImpositions
  • Chroma Keying
  • Working with Mattes
Understanding the Importance of Sound
  • Leading with Sound
  • The Effects of Sound
  • The Power of silence

1 comment:

  1. You might be able to push pixels around, but you can't push Mark Hallec around.

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