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Why might I want to edit my videos?
What are some software programs I can use to edit my videos?
Can I edit my videos without a computer?
What hardware do I need to edit on my computer?
What is time code?
What are some of the common video codecs?
What should I know about copyrights?
The Editing Process
How do I capture video into my computer?
What video format should I use to edit?
I do I tell a story with my footage?
What should I know about pacing?
What should I know about titles and other graphics?
Common Editing Mistakes
What is a "jump cut"? How can I avoid one?
What do you mean my shots are too long?
You say I crossed the vector line? Is that bad?
Is the glass half full or completely full? What should I know about continuity?
I'm feeling dizzy! Was it a bad thing that I used all the editing program's effects in one video?
My titles and graphics are being cut off by the edge of the screen! What happened?
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