Join Ashley Kennedy for an in-depth discussion in this video Understanding differences between track-based editing vs. storyline-based editing, part of Introduction to Video Editing.
- In this movie, we're going to talk a bit about…some of the main differences that exist between…the different editing software.…I want to talk about how Adobe Premiere Pro…and Avid Media Composer are different…from Final Cut Pro X in one crucial area…of the software: the timeline.…This is of course the space where you assemble your show…and there are a couple of different approaches…to the timeline model that I want to mention.…For the 25-plus years since non-linear editing applications…have been around, most of them have been…classic track-based programs.…
This simply means that you assemble clips together…to create sequences on a series of video and audio tracks.…In this model, video clips must reside on video tracks…and audio clips must reside on audio tracks…and most of the elements within the track-based timeline…are independent, so if you move a shot around,…the other video and audio elements in the timeline…remain where they're at. Again, this is how most…editing applications have always worked, and still work,…
- 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
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