Technical Research

Editing

On its most fundamental level, film editing is the art, technique, and practice of bringing shots into an orderly sequence. Image result for film editing

The film editor works with the original raw footage of a film, selecting shots and combining them into sequences to create a finished motion picture. Film editing is often referred to as the “invisible art” because when it is well-practiced, the viewer can become so engaged that he or she is not aware of the editor’s work.

 

 

 

Project setting and setting up Premiere

The following YouTube video shows how to set up a project on Adobe Premiere Pro.

 

Adobe Creative Suite

What is it?

Adobe Creative Suite (CS) is a software suite of graphic design, video editing, and web development applications developed by Adobe systmes. Each edition consists of several Adobe applications, e.g. Photoshop, Acrobat, Premiere Pro or After Effects, InDesign, and Illustrator are the industry standard applications for many graphic design positions.

The latest version of Adobe CS is Adobe CS6 which was released on May 7th 2012. Adobe announced On May 6th 2013 that CS6 would be the last version of the Creative Suite and that future versions of their creative software would only be available via their Adobe Creative Cloud subscription service.

Applications:

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Video File Formats

  • Mp4- MP4 is an abbreviation for MPEG-4 Part 14. It is also referred to as MPEG-4 AVC, which stands for Advanced Video Coding. This is a format for working with video files and was first introduced in 1998. The MPEG refers to Motiomp4n Pictures Expert Group. they are incharge of setting the industry standards regarding digital audio and video. MP4 is a container format which allows a combination of audio, video, subtitles and still images to be held in the single file. It also allows for advanced content such as 3D graphics, menus and user inter activity. MP4 is a reliable application that requires a low amount of bandwidth, soa lot of poeple could take advantage of using the tool. 
  • Mov
  • avi
  • M4V
  • MPEG

Loseless- the file remembers every single pixel

Lossy- the file remembers image as one pixel

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