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May 22, 2011, 7:09 pm
It's true.They have a personal vendetta against assistant editors. Not the camera operators mind you. The cameras themselves. I know this is going to start a long-winded dialogue that inanimate objects can't have vendettas.They aren't alive!Well, be an AE for a day and your perspective might change. I've seen tapes/discs come back from the field [...]
December 5, 2012, 3:11 pm
Unfortunately, there isn’t a way to lock the cameras to specific quadrants and believe me, I wish that there were! I’ve known some people to have “filler” clips/picts that “hold” the A, B, or C spot until that camera comes back on. However, as you can imagine, it is a lot more work. For the [...]
November 21, 2012, 3:07 pm
Just like you, I would love to know the answer to that question! This has been a year filled with new releases (Thanks Avid!), complimentary reviews and unbearable delays regarding the ebook. I’ve learned the hard way that the...
November 14, 2012, 9:05 pm
Autosequence automatically takes clips and puts them into a sequence at the timecode associated with the clips. Removing the black (filler) from the sequence would move the clips from their correct timecodes. A better solution might be to select all of the clips in the bin and drag them to the timeline window. In this...
November 7, 2012, 12:55 pm
The Avid Fast Menu between the Splice-in and Overwrite buttons gives you access to the Tool Palette which has some handy functions while editing. (You can also access the Tool Palette via the Fast Menus above the Source and Record monitors.) You can change the functions and buttons on the Tool Palette by dragging it...
October 24, 2012, 3:05 pm
When you multigroup clips that have a different number of audio tracks, Avid groups them and those groups will contain all of the audio tracks associated with the master clip. It can be a bit disconcerting to see a multigroup that has audio tracks that fluctuate from group to group but don't worry, Avid will...
October 3, 2012, 3:02 pm
You sure can but it can be a two or three part process. If you lasso (or shift+click the clips using the Lift/Overwrite Segment Mode tool) around the entire sequence and press delete, it will delete all of the effects in the sequence. (You can also use the Remove Effect function to delete effects.) However...
Gordon sits down with Evan Ahlgren and Gary Roach to discuss the editing of Paramount's Yellowstone.
Gordon Sits down with Rosanne Tan, Justin Krohn, and Franklin Peterson to discuss their editing of the show Homecoming.
Gordon and Azin Samari sit down to discuss the four-part documentary Lorena that recounts the Lorena and John Bobbit saga.
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