Manipulating the Timeline directly


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Manipulating the Timeline directly

The classic workflow for editing in Avid has always been to mark your in and your out points in your source monitor, then splice or overwrite those shots into the Timeline, and then, if necessary, move those shots around using the Segment mode buttons; however, if you'd like, you can also combine these functions and drag your shots directly from the source monitor to the Timeline. So our sequence here is exactly where we left off, and we want to make a couple more changes downstream.

Specifically on this shot, we would like to introduce a long shot of this dip, because we don't exactly know what's going on here. So, I'm going to open up my Broll Dancing 2 bin, and let's go ahead and load the Swing dance Dave dip Long Shot, and we see a little bit better about what's going on here. I've got an in point marked about at this location, so I think that's good.

I'm going to mark an out about on this turn, because it's always nice to match on action and tu...

Manipulating the Timeline directly
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Manipulating the Timeline directly provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ashley Kennedy as part of the Avid Media Composer 6 Essential Training

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