Join Ashley Kennedy for an in-depth discussion in this video Exploring previsualization materials, part of Introduction to Video Editing.
- There are many previsualization tools…that editors can use to get acquainted…with the footage, the production experience,…and the general plan for the story of the film.…We're going to be taking a look at a couple…of previous materials, including the film treatment,…the storyboard, and the shot list.…All of which are tools for the production team…for the shoot.…We'll also take a look at the camera report…and the shoot notes, which tell us how everything…actually went on the shoot, shot for shot.…Now, most films certainly also have a script,…but this one doesn't, because it's very short,…and doesn't have dialogue.…
But if you want more practice editing…a scene using a script, you can check out any…of the narrative scene editing courses…in the Lynda.com library.…These are intermediate level courses though,…so save them for when you've had a little bit more time…to master the software.…First, let's look at the film treatment.…Before we do, let me just say…that the film treatment basically reads like…a short story in present tense,…
- Exploring an editor's role in storytelling
- Understanding film grammar
- Learning when to follow and when to break editing "rules"
- Exploring shot and lens movement, as well as timing and pacing
- Getting to know video editing software
- Editing narrative scenes
- Editing documentaries
- Looking at the role of sound design, effects, and color correction
- Next steps for training and development
Skill Level Intermediate
Premiere Pro: Documentary Editingwith Jason Osder3h 48m Intermediate
Final Cut Pro X v10.1.x: Documentary Editingwith Diana Weynand2h 56m Intermediate
1. Exploring Story
What is story?2m 47s
2. The Grammar of Editing
3. Exploring Nonlinear Editing Applications
4. Editing a Short Narrative Scene
5. Editing a Short Documentary
6. Understanding Additional Post-Production Processes
Next steps2m 30s
- Mark as unwatched
- Mark all as unwatched
Are you sure you want to mark all the videos in this course as unwatched?
This will not affect your course history, your reports, or your certificates of completion for this course.Cancel
Take notes with your new membership!
Type in the entry box, then click Enter to save your note.
1:30Press on any video thumbnail to jump immediately to the timecode shown.
Notes are saved with you account but can also be exported as plain text, MS Word, PDF, Google Doc, or Evernote.