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Video School. Recent Lessons Hey there, mobile meanderers, This spring tease of warm weather in NYC has awoken a sedentary population.

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Feet are hitting the pavement with more enthusiasm than in previous months, and it seems like the world is more kinetic than before. I'm no longer the lone dancer on the train — everyone's got a little pep in their step! My challenge to you this weekend is to create a video that focuses on human movement, at any scale. Let's take a look at a few examples of videos that focus on movement, be it dance, play, or the shuffle of daily life.

Continue reading… Category: Editing Shooting Difficulty: beginner Hey there, my metaphor-making multitudes, How about a little lesson before I triple dog dare ya? Match cuts are used for to create continuity between two dissimilar scenes, as they are less jarring than a jump cut. The most frequent use of a match cut is for "matching on action" — cutting from one shot to another view that matches the action in the first shot. Continue reading… Jahshaka « Free Stuff: Making Movies for Nothing. Vegas Video Links. Video Editing Forums: Digital Director - Video Editing Guides and Reviews. Or how to have a complete breakdown in six months...

Video Editing Forums: Digital Director - Video Editing Guides and Reviews

Last year some friends of mine came and asked if they could borrow some of my video equipment for a project they wanted to film. On and off over the next few weeks I'd see lights, tripod, a dolly or cables go out in the morning in a van full of excited people and return late at night, returned by a team of weary souls. Six months later I was invited to a party in a pub where they'd set up televisions everywhere, all borrowed of course ... Cheema's Sony Vegas, Web Site. Whether we've been aware of it or not, we've all seen the chroma key or "green screen" effect used in everything from our local weather report to our favorite Hollywood blockbusters. With this technique, the movie maker shoots an actor against a solid-colored wall (very often a bright green color which gives the technique the green screen nickname, although technically you could use any color), and then the editor applies a filter to key out or remove that color so that it appears transparent.

This transparency enables the editor to put a different piece of video in the layer beneath the actor, thus giving the impression that the actor is standing within the scene of that second video, as shown in Figure 1. Wax - [ Homepage ] Wax is a high performance and flexible video compositing and special effects software.

Wax - [ Homepage ]

The idea for Wax is to be very general purpose and flexible in video compositing and effects, so that you can compose your dream video sequence with ease everytime. Wax can create 2D & 3D special effects and can work in two modes - as a standalone application which would appeal for home users/beginners, and as a "plug-in" to video editors/NLEs which would be more useful for professional editors. Currently Wax can work as a plug-in with Sony Vegas®, Pure Motion EditStudio and Adobe Premiere® and work for integrating with various other NLEs is in progress. Startseite - Amateurfilm-Forum.

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