Anatomy of an Edit

Anatomy of an Edit

If you’ve ever wondered what all goes in to making a promo for a network like PBS, I’ve made this short little video. The clip below is 4 hours and 30 minutes of editing work (which is about half of the total time spent to make the piece) compressed into 60 seconds. Take a look:

And here is the spot created from the work above:

The graphics were created by a design firm in LA, but I had to…

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laughingsquid:

Cinefix Picks Ten Editing Moments That Transformed Filmmaking

With a “top 10 list,” you only just scratch the surface of all the amazing editing out there. This is a good start.

inothernews:

millionmovieproject:

No cut-aways, one take.
Crew members threatened to quit and begged him not to do it.
The cameraman looked away while rolling.
A six ton prop.
It brushes his arm as it comes down.
And he doesn’t even flinch.

Buster fucking Keaton, everyone.

The man was a genius.

inothernews:

millionmovieproject:

No cut-aways, one take.

Crew members threatened to quit and begged him not to do it.

The cameraman looked away while rolling.

A six ton prop.

It brushes his arm as it comes down.

And he doesn’t even flinch.

Buster fucking Keaton, everyone.

The man was a genius.

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"Some infinities are bigger than other infinities" - as is the infinity of awesomeness that is this book #tfios

"Some infinities are bigger than other infinities" - as is the infinity of awesomeness that is this book #tfios

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One day, 5 versions. #lifeofaneditor in #postproduction

One day, 5 versions. #lifeofaneditor in #postproduction

This stop sign looked like it had something to say to me

This stop sign looked like it had something to say to me

How much storage do you carry on a daily basis? #bagofdrives

How much storage do you carry on a daily basis? #bagofdrives

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buttonpusher turned 7 today!

buttonpusher turned 7 today!

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Reblog if you’re in the Major Spoilers: Critical Hit fandom.

automaton-jellyfish:

I think we’re bigger than we seem…

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