If you might be slicing single-camera movies recorded from a set perspective, chances are you’ll really feel like your choices are restricted. That being mentioned there are methods you can cover leap cuts and make them a lot much less jarring:
Cutaway to a unique video
The primary manner that leap cuts are hidden is through the use of a cutaway. Instead of instantly slicing to some extent later in the identical video, you possibly can lower to a unique video and even a picture.To take full benefit of cutaways, it’s best to make use of the extra context they supply. On high of that you could be need to use an L lower or J lower for the cutaway itself, to make the audio circulate easily.Using cutaways to cover leap cuts is barely an possibility when you do have one other video or picture you can lower to. Try to keep away from ‘forcing’ a cutaway, as that may be simply as jarring.If a cutaway isn’t an possibility, you possibly can cover a leap lower by reframing the video. That is generally carried out by cropping it, in order that the composition is sufficiently totally different that the leap lower isn’t as jarring and it seems extra like a normal ‘hard’ lower as an alternative.The truth that you’re cropping the video will have an effect on is decision nevertheless, and due to this fact its high quality. That is why as a rule it’s best to crop it as little as attainable, whereas nonetheless making its composition look totally different.
In some instances it might assist to shoot at a better decision than you require. For instance if you’re recording a video in 4K you may reframe totally different components of it to 1080p with none noticeable lack of high quality.
As you may think about it would take time and apply to find out how to lower movies on this manner successfully. It can be a good suggestion to experiment with it, and for instance you possibly can use Movavi Video Editor to strive each methods of hiding leap cuts.
Although neither possibility will make your cuts as seamless or easy as a lower on motion or match lower, they’ll make it a lot much less distracting for viewers. Overall that ought to allow you to to produce movies which are extra participating, and ready to maintain viewers centered for longer.