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The phenomenon of invisible cuts in film and video

Invisible cuts are no secret. They are not only implemented in big Hollywood productions, but are also THE standard in professional and effect-oriented film and video production. Invisible cuts are called invisible, because even though they are clearly visible and recognisable for both the eye and the brain (in contrast to hidden cuts), they do however go by unperceived by the viewer. In this article Videothink shows how invisible cuts work and how an invisible cut can be successfully implemented for communication in film and video. [...]

Changing time and space in films and videos

The film can create effects which are not impossible in a photograph. These effects are changing time and space in films and videos. They include aperture, time lapse and slow motion. All three influence our perception of the time component in a film: they manipulate our sense of time by using visual manipulation, detached from the storyline. [...]

How many cameras can it be then for a leadership video?

Depending on the type of message that is supposed to be transmitted, before the decision about how many cameras will be used to shoot a management interview or a CEO-Statement it makes a lot of sense to clarify some important questions with one's film agency or production partner. [...]