Feature on some camcorders that logs a take's starting point and timecode location on the tape by creating an electronic table in an embedded chip, or integrated circuit (IC), in special Mini DV cassettes. Chapter 4.
Permitting experimentation on the set in terms of actors' performances and/or shot design. Chapter 5.
Pointers that mark the beginning and end of that part of the clip you'll use in the final sequence. Chapter 10.
Successfully capturing a desired shot; cinematographer's term for a completed take. Chapter 1.
Creating a transformation within a video sequence by changing the starting and ending frames and letting the computer calculate how to change, gradually, ...