Examining project assets


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Examining project assets

Now that we have a pretty good idea of the basic thesis and main points that we need to get across in our short documentary, let's take a look at what assets we have in order to tell our story. Now first of all depending on the editor's involvement in the production phase of the project, you as the editor may have more or less say on the assets that you have to work with. For this project, however, it's important to note that an entire production team went out and shot a bunch of footage and provided us with our raw materials, and now it's up to us to assemble the best product possible from what we have got.

So in this case, we had relatively little to do with production. This is completely a post-production venture. So let's take a look here. I have a hard drive provided to me by the production team, and if I go ahead and just take a look and see how much I've got, about 432 gigabytes of mostly HD footage, and this is really common to shoot a lot of footage for documentari...

Examining project assets
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Examining project assets provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ashley Kennedy as part of the Documentary Editing with Avid Media Composer

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