Editing Picture and Sound

Post-production in the entertainment business is one of the fastest-changing fields in the industry. New software and techniques are developed each year that have an impact on the process of post-production. The purpose of this chapter is to describe the people that work in post-production and to describe the process. Because of changing and sometimes expensive technology, this process varies greatly in different production levels. It should be noted that this chapter does not attempt to provide the technical aspects of post-production such as what editing program to use and how that system functions. There are many books that cover those subjects in great detail. These books also quickly become dated as the process ...

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