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xx   VIDEO

Video-edit controller. Build a low-cost device for professional-quality editing of VCR tapes using two VCRs or a VCR and camcorder.

Video scene switcher. Improve the transition between different video scenes during the editing process by introducing various fades, wipes and effects into the picture. Est. cost: $138 (kit).

Dual video amplifier. Allows you to use two VCR's with one TV receiver/monitor and dub from one VCR to the other (using direct audio and video inputs) without swapping cables or flipping switches. Est. cost: $25.
MODERN ELECTRONICS [2] Aug 1986 (v.3#8) pg. 36
Correction MODERN ELECTRONICS [2] Oct 1986 (v.3#10) pg. 5

Tips on making duplicate video recordings which include some simple editing.
MODERN PHOTOGRAPHY Jan 1985 (v.49#1) pg. 100

Editing videotape. Tips on using the Sony Editing Controller to edit VCR tapes.
MODERN PHOTOGRAPHY Jul 1987 (v.51#7) pg. 18

Short glossary of terms used in computer videotape editing.
PHOTOMETHODS Feb 1981 (v.24#2) pg. 32

Keeping accurate camera logs is important when editing film or video tape. Common recordkeeping methods are described.
PHOTOMETHODS Oct 1988 (v.31#10) pg. 39

Preparing for on-line video editing in a fully equipped 1-inch facility. Careful preparation is essential to keeping your video budget under control.
PHOTOMETHODS Nov 1988 (v.31#11) pg. 11

Introduction to basic techniques of editing a video tape and dubbing a copy. Looks at equipment available to make the job easier.
POPULAR MECHANICS Feb 1986 (v.163#2) pg. 166

Tips on editing videotape. Requires 2 recorders.
POPULAR PHOTOGRAPHY Feb 1983 (v.90#2) pg. 82

How to edit a videotape.
POPULAR PHOTOGRAPHY May 1985 (v.92#5) pg. 66

Essential guide to video indoor moviemaking. A special advertising section. Includes tips on editing in the camcorder.
POPULAR PHOTOGRAPHY Nov 1990 (v.97#11) pg. 47

In-camera video editing. Tips on shooting video scenes so that editing isn't required. Tips on camera support, length of scene, continuity between scenes, etc.
POPULAR PHOTOGRAPHY Jun 1994 (v.58#6) pg. 22

Low-cost video-edit controller for professional-quality video editing. Requires the use of only two VCR's, or a VCR and camcorder, to edit video tapes electronically. The controller allows video editing by frames, rather than by time periods.
RADIO-ELECTRONICS Dec 1988 (v.59#12) pg. 57, 77

Computer-aided video. How to assemble and use a video post-production system incorporating the Amiga 2000 computer.
RADIO-ELECTRONICS Mar 1989 (v.60#3) pg. 93
Added Info RADIO-ELECTRONICS Jun 1989 (v.60#6) pg. 14
Added Info RADIO-ELECTRONICS Oct 1989 (v.60#10) pg. 14

Edit as you shoot, right in the camera. Ten tips for better movies.
SHUTTERBUG #280 Jan 1994 (v.23#3) pg. 118

Time code questions and answers. What time code is, how it works, and how you can use it to achieve easier and more accurate edits.
VIDEOMAKER Apr 1995 (v.9#10) pg. 89

Simple camcorder editing. How to cable together your camera and VCR to create professional-looking videos.
VIDEOMAKER Jun 1995 (v.9#12) pg. 14

Choosing and using edit controllers.
VIDEOMAKER Jun 1995 (v.9#12) pg. 20

Editing protocols. What they are and how they work.
VIDEOMAKER Jun 1995 (v.9#12) pg. 87

As easy as A/B roll. Technique for using either one or two camcorders to record two separate first-generation video tapes. Later you use basic A/B-roll editing techniques to form the finished result.
VIDEOMAKER Aug 1995 (v.10#2) pg. 14

Picking a protocol for editing systems.
VIDEOMAKER Aug 1995 (v.10#2) pg. 20

When you don't have a controller. Tips and techniques to help you do quality editing using only a camcorder and a VCR.
VIDEOMAKER Sep 1995 (v.10#3) pg. 20

Edit types. Looks at the cut, neutral cut, split edit, etc.
VIDEOMAKER Oct 1995 (v.10#4) pg. 21

The basic hows and whys of video editing.
VIDEOMAKER Jan 1996 (v.10#7) pg. 23

Making a work print. Methods for rough editing that protect original video.
VIDEOMAKER Feb 1996 (v.10#8) pg. 81

Transition tricks. Some common video scenarios and transitions that improve the storytelling (cuts, dissolves, fades, squeeze, zoom, freeze frame, etc.).
VIDEOMAKER Apr 1996 (v.10#10) pg. 20

Continuity boot camp. A guide to common continuity errors, how to prevent them, disguise them or minimize their impact in videos.
VIDEOMAKER May 1996 (v.10#11) pg. 22

A look at linear and non-linear video editing systems, stand-alone versus computer-controlled. Advice on making buying decisions.
VIDEOMAKER Jun 1996 (v.10#12) pg. 59

A beginner's guide to simple video editing.
VIDEOMAKER Jul 1996 (v.11#1) pg. 14

How to streamline the video editing process.
VIDEOMAKER Jul 1996 (v.11#1) pg. 20

An indepth look at the cut edit in videomaking.
VIDEOMAKER Aug 1996 (v.11#2) pg. 23

The essential elements of editing. Answers to some of the most common questions beginning videomakers have about editing.
VIDEOMAKER Aug 1996 (v.11#2) pg. 76

The editing craft. Learning when and where to edit by studying the work of Sergei Eisenstein, Paul Barnes and Alfred Hitchcock.
VIDEOMAKER Sep 1996 (v.11#3) pg. 23

A look at the role special effects generators play in the editing process. Differences between full-fledged video mixers and SEGs discussed.
VIDEOMAKER Sep 1996 (v.11#3) pg. 55

A summary of the differences in TV sets, video monitors and computer monitors. Advice to videomakers on how to use each in video editing.
VIDEOMAKER Oct 1996 (v.11#4) pg. 22

Analog post-production equipment. A summary of post-production devices and suggestions as to how to use them in an editing system.
VIDEOMAKER Oct 1996 (v.11#4) pg. 65

Connecting editing equipment. Simple procedures and common-sense tips for connecting a camcorder to a TV via a VCR.
VIDEOMAKER Nov 1996 (v.11#5) pg. 16

Linear edit controllers. Information on how they work, types that are available and advice on getting started using one.
VIDEOMAKER Nov 1996 (v.11#5) pg. 54