Editing the Interview

Since our 4K footage is in a 1080 sequence, we’re seeing a punched-in version of the shot.

Let’s fix it.

Scaling Down the Footage

There are several ways to scale down footage, as described in chapter 4 of the Compendium.

  • For now, select all the clips, right-click any of them, and select Set to Frame Size.

Scaling Up the Footage

Let’s examine the first edit, going from the first to the second shot. We can see the speaker shift positions as the shot changes. This is called a jump-cut. While it has its purposes, largely ...

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