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Video Field Production and Editing, 7th Edition by Ronald Compesi

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CHAPTER 12

Nonlinear Video Editing

 

 

 

Although videotape is still widely used for field acquisition, the use of linear videotape editing systems has largely been supplanted by a new generation of digital nonlinear editing systems (see Figure 12.1).

NONLINEAR VIDEO EDITING

The process through which audio and video are edited in computer-based video editing systems that provide random access to the video and audio information during the editing process, and in which edits are made with a “cut-and-paste” process similar to the way text is edited in a word processing program, is referred to as nonlinear editing (NLE). Today’s digital nonlinear video editing systems (DNLEs) take advantage of the computer’s ability to record and play back pictures ...

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