Using emotional cutaways


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Using emotional cutaways

Cutaways are one of the great devices of the video editor. They add a lot of emotion to your scene and they can also fix problems, as we will look at in the next movie. Basically, a cutaway is just a shot away, or a cut that's away from what you would expect. So we'll look at this in a little bit more detail. Let's just get an overview of this clip from the House on Haunted Hill, one of the great original trapped in a haunted house movies, with Vincent Price here. So, Vincent Price is talking, then a girl talks. We could see these cuts are just normal. While he is talking, we see him. While she's talking, we see her and then he's talking, we see him, but then what happens is we have a cutaway.

While he is still talking, we have a reaction shot, a cutaway to her reaction to what Vincent Price is saying. Vincent Price is basically saying, Woops! I thought we're going to come to this haunted house, just kind of visit it, but something happened and we're stuck here no...

Using emotional cutaways
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Using emotional cutaways provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Chad Perkins as part of the Premiere Pro CS4 Beyond the Basics

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