Join Ashley Kennedy for an in-depth discussion in this video Next steps, part of Documentary Editing with Avid Media Composer.
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Now that you've finished this course, you should have a new or renewed understanding into the…art of documentary editing in Avid Media Composer.…There is a lot to know about how to effectively organize your materials and your ideas in…order to set yourself up for success, and Media Composer has so many tools that can…truly help you out in your adventures to making interesting, meaningful, and creative nonfiction narrative.…Now, if you want to join a community of other Documentary filmmakers for support, ideas,…and collaboration, you might want to check out doculink.org.…
I am member and so many Documentary editors I know are also part of this community.…You can connect with people on topics such as equipments, editing techniques, screening…information, funding sources, jobs, and the state of Documentary filmmaking.…To subscribe to the email mailing list, which is really kind of the heart of doculink.org…just click on Subscribe and follow the steps to join the Yahoo! Group.…Also, because this lynda.com course is about one specific workflow, I frequently referred…
This course is part of a series that looks at Documentary Editing from the point of view of 3 different editors in 3 different editing applications. For more insight on editing documentary projects, take a look at Documentary Editing with Premiere Pro and Documentary Editing with Final Cut Pro X.
- Interpreting a creative brief
- Exploring the documentary postproduction process
- Organizing footage and using searching techniques
- Setting up and using digital transcripts
- Building sequences and scenes to form the rough cut
- Adding effects to repair and enhance footage
- Fine-tuning the sequence to reach picture lock
- Receiving feedback
- Finishing the film with titles, color correction, and professional audio