5 Fast Tips for Fast-Cut Editing by Brandon Li
Brandon Li is one of our favorite filmmakers and everytime he uploads a new video tutorial, project on Vimeo or an episode of his cinematic vlog on YouTube, we know something great is coming. Today Brandon shares "5 killer editing tips for making your fast-paced video edits more exciting. Non-technical, can be applied to FCP X, Premiere or any platform"*. A must watch.
The tips are:
- Simplify your shots.
- Punch in/out of your subject.
- Keep the same screen direction from shot to shot.
- Follow a dominant shape/color/luma between shots.
- Establish a cause/effect between shots
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*Text, image and video Brandon Li