Cutting to tighten

A process used in editing in order to shorten a series of shots.

Cutting to tighten is a process used in editing in order to shorten a series of shots. Used to eliminate excess footage and to produce a coherent whole.

resources
  • Skills Editors Can Learn from Cutting Trailers on jonnyelwyn.co.uk
  • Video editing workflow: How to do it properly on videomaker.com
  • Roughing It: The Do’s and Don’ts for Editing a Rough Cut on filmeditingpro.com
  • 5 Essential Strategies to Cut the Fat and Tighten Your Edit on frame.io
source
Adapted from content published on wikipedia.org
Last modified on April 6, 2021, 7:35 am
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