Cuts and Transitions 101

Taught By:

Joey Scoma

Description:

Joey lists and defines the different cuts and transitions within film editing, with examples from classic and modern films.

Lesson Plan

Joey Scoma is here to talk to you about something simple: cuts and transitions. Except... there are so many different kinds!!
In this video essay, Joey lists and defines the different cuts and transitions available to you as an editor, with examples from classic and modern films. It's up to you to decide how (and why) you use them!

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