- I'm a writer first and an editor second... or maybe third or even fourth. Successful editing requires a very specific set of skills, and I don't claim to have all of them at my command.
[ Claim Command Editing Editor Even First Fourth Maybe Requires Second Set Skills Specific Successful Them Third Very Writer]
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- I got to spend all of my time every day at work reading and editing papers about cutting-edge technical research and getting paid for it. Then I'd go home at night and turn what I learned into science fiction stories.
[ Cutting-Edge Day Editing Every Fiction Getting Go Got Home Into Learned Night Paid Papers Reading Research Science Spend Stories Technical Then Time Turn Work]
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- There's editing, and scripts to read and edit, and casting, and all the elements of production that just sort of take up the normal downtime that you would have as an actor. So there's not a lot of that for me.
[ Actor Casting Downtime Edit Editing Elements Just Lot Normal Production Read Scripts Sort Take Up Would]
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- There are editing procedures for talks just as there are editing procedures in jazz improvisation.
[ Editing Improvisation Jazz Just Procedures Talks]
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- I work eight hours a day, but I'm not writing all that time. I'm thinking, editing, looking something up. Thinking is what I do a lot of.
[ Day Editing Eight Hours Looking Lot Something Thinking Time Up Work Writing]
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- I record all of my music with authentic instruments in a studio before we start editing, doing many, many versions. The music shapes the film as we edit so it has an organic relationship to the content.
[ Authentic Before Content Doing Edit Editing Film Instruments Many Music Organic Record Relationship Shapes Start Studio Versions]
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- When you are editing, the final master is Aristotle and his poetics. You might have a terrific episode, but if people are falling out because there are just too many elements in it, you have to begin to get rid of things.
[ Aristotle Because Begin Editing Elements Episode Falling Final Get His Just Many Master Might Out Poetics Rid Terrific Things Too]
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- When I first started editing GQ, it gave the impression of being, and in fact was, a gay magazine. There were female models in it and there were women on the cover, but the boys were always much, much more beautiful than the girls.
[ Always Beautiful Being Boys Cover Editing Fact Female First Gave Gay Girls Gq Impression Magazine Models More Much Started Than Were Women]
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- The essence of cinema is editing. It's the combination of what can be extraordinary images of people during emotional moments, or images in a general sense, put together in a kind of alchemy.
[ Alchemy Cinema Combination During Editing Emotional Essence Extraordinary General Images Kind Moments Put Sense Together]
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- A lot of young filmmakers bring their movies to my dad because he always gives lots of good editing ideas and notes. He'd be a good film professor.
[ Always Because Bring Dad Editing Film Filmmakers Gives Good Ideas Lot Lots Movies Notes Professor Their Young]
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- Certainly it's very difficult to keep momentum going through a film which has as many characters as this does, and the piece took on a life of its own to try and shape it. That took all the time we had in editing.
[ Certainly Characters Difficult Does Editing Film Going Had Keep Life Many Momentum Own Piece Shape Through Time Took Try Very Which]
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- The film's dramatic requirements should always take precedence over the mere aesthetics of editing.
[ Aesthetics Always Dramatic Editing Film Mere Over Precedence Requirements Should Take]
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- You never really know as an actor; it's completely out of your control, in terms of editing, and music, and film stock, shot selection, and what takes they use.
[ Actor Completely Control Editing Film Know Music Never Out Really Selection Shot Stock Takes Terms Use Your]
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- You can't act for the editing. You just go in and do the scene the way you think is right.
[ Act Editing Go Just Right Scene Think Way]
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- They make Spy Kids, they make Scream, they make A Scary Movie. This doesn't do that, so it could be a very bad marriage. I'm trying to keep this potential nightmare quiet because we're just finishing editing.
[ Bad Because Could Editing Finishing Just Keep Kids Make Marriage Movie Nightmare Potential Quiet Scary Scream Spy Trying Very]
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- If you're working on a computer and you're editing bass, it looks like a warm curvy, sort of feminine object.
[ Bass Computer Curvy Editing Feminine Looks Object Sort Warm Working]
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- I worked at all kinds of jobs, mostly commercial editing.
[ Commercial Editing Jobs Kinds Mostly Worked]
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- I took courses at USC in film editing and art direction and photography when I was still in high school.
[ Art Courses Direction Editing Film High Photography School Still Took Usc]
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- I directed a movie and now, I'm going to do the editing.
[ Directed Editing Going Movie Now]
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- I have an adult emotional life and an editing system inside me which prevents me from being preposterously stupid.
[ Adult Being Editing Emotional Inside Life Prevents Stupid System Which]
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- Bobby is really the one who did all the editing on that stuff. And he did all the mixing. I particularly like the record we did with Logic because Scott Harding did a great job mixing it. He's really a killing engineer.
[ Because Bobby Did Editing Engineer Great Harding Job Killing Logic Mixing Particularly Really Record Scott Stuff]
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- So if we're going to build new applications that require a large time investment, like say movie editing - today that doesn't matter for the enterprise desktop, but eventually it will when we get closer to consumers - you really need to have a cross-platform story.
[ Applications Build Closer Consumers Desktop Editing Enterprise Eventually Get Going Investment Large Matter Movie Need New Really Require Say Story Time Today Will]
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- My goal is to strip things down so that you need just the right amount of words or shape to convey what you need to convey. I like editing. I like it very tight.
[ Amount Convey Down Editing Goal Just Need Right Shape Strip Things Tight Very Words]
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- Editing is the only process. The shooting is the pleasant work. The editing makes the movie, so I spend all my life in editing.
[ Editing Life Makes Movie Only Pleasant Process Shooting Spend Work]
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- Film editing is now something almost everyone can do at a simple level and enjoy it, but to take it to a higher level requires the same dedication and persistence that any art form does.
[ Almost Any Art Dedication Does Editing Enjoy Everyone Film Form Higher Level Now Persistence Requires Same Simple Something Take]
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- This applies to many film jobs, not just editing: half the job is doing the job, and the other half is finding ways to get along with people and tuning yourself in to the delicacy of the situation.
[ Along Applies Delicacy Doing Editing Film Finding Get Half Job Jobs Just Many Other Situation Tuning Ways Yourself]
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- David and I got cut out the editing process on that. We were able to affect it more than not. We sent in our notes, we were able to see cuts. We weren't allowed to see dailies and we weren't allowed to sit in the editing room and just work.
[ Able Affect Allowed Cut Cuts Dailies David Editing Got Just More Notes Our Out Process Room See Sent Sit Than Were Weren Work]
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- Although Patterson Beams was not my first plug-in, I knew from the beginning that I would write it, because the single biggest time consuming factor for me was editing each beam manually.
[ Although Beam Beams Because Beginning Biggest Consuming Each Editing Factor First Knew Patterson Single Time Would Write]
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- Particularly in the final stages I always find that I'm rushed. It's dangerous when you're rushed in the editing stage, most of my early films are flawed in the cutting.
[ Always Cutting Dangerous Early Editing Films Final Find Flawed Most Particularly Rushed Stage Stages]
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- And after you've done the acting, there's a lot of places you can put your input - in the editing, in the production of it, in the rewriting of it and so on.
[ Acting After Done Editing Input Lot Places Production Put Rewriting Your]
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- Any editing, software work, and mail is done in this exported Plan 9.
[ Any Done Editing Mail Plan Software Work]
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- Editing is the same as quarrelling with writers - same thing exactly.
[ Editing Exactly Quarrelling Same Thing Writers]
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- If you re-read your work, you can find on re-reading a great deal of repetition can be avoided by re-reading and editing.
[ Avoided Deal Editing Find Great Re-Read Re-Reading Repetition Work Your]
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- My life needs editing.
[ Editing Life Needs]
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- So, while I gave up the notions of publishing at that time, I never stopped editing and refining that book. A few years later, in 1987, I thought I had it ready to go out again.
[ Again Book Editing Few Gave Go Had Later Never Notions Out Publishing Ready Refining Stopped Thought Time Up While Years]
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- In the editing room, 20 percent of the time you're using stuff from before the actor knew the camera was rolling or you're taking a line from somewhere else and putting it in his mouth.
[ Actor Before Camera Editing Else His Knew Line Mouth Percent Putting Rolling Room Somewhere Stuff Taking Time Using]
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- Same thing with film, by the time you've finished shooting and you've really been into everything, you've touched up everything in the editing room. You've gone in there and taken little bits from everything.
[ Been Bits Editing Everything Film Finished Gone Into Little Really Room Same Shooting Taken Thing Time Touched Up]
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- I confess that Roy was a little bit dictatorial in his editing and he ruined quite a number of my pictures, which he stopped doing later. He used to punch a hole through a negative. Some of them were incredibly valuable. He didn't understand at the time.
[ Bit Confess Dictatorial Doing Editing His Hole Incredibly Later Little Negative Number Pictures Punch Quite Roy Ruined Some Stopped Them Through Time Understand Used Valuable Were Which]
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- All you're trying to do in an improvisation is get as much material as possible for the editing room.
[ Editing Get Improvisation Material Much Possible Room Trying]
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- But I suppose film is distinctive because of its nature, of its being able to cut through time with editing.
[ Able Because Being Cut Distinctive Editing Film Nature Suppose Through Time]
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- What I don't have in theater is editing.
[ Editing Theater]
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- Editing is a natural extension of the collage making. It's actually one of the few areas that women were able to excel in in the film industry from the beginning.
[ Able Actually Areas Beginning Collage Editing Excel Extension Few Film Industry Making Natural Were Women]
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- I'm a big fan of editing and keeping only the interesting bits in.
[ Big Bits Editing Fan Interesting Keeping Only]
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- We are the products of editing, rather than of authorship.
[ Authorship Editing Products Rather Than]
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- A harsh reality of newspaper editing is that the deadlines don't allow for the polish that you expect in books or even magazines.
[ Allow Books Deadlines Editing Even Expect Harsh Magazines Newspaper Polish Reality]
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- If any sort of error is inexcusable, it's an incorrect phone number. One of the cardinal rules of copy editing is that every phone number published must be checked.
[ Any Cardinal Checked Copy Editing Error Every Incorrect Inexcusable Must Number Phone Published Rules Sort]
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- Reality TV finds talented people. There are no scripts. The editing is what it's all about. Great editing makes those shows.
[ Editing Finds Great Makes Reality Scripts Shows Talented Those Tv]
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- I don't know why my lines that were cut from the film didn't make it onto the DVD. I have offered to go into the editing room with Christopher and work shoulder to shoulder with him to fit all my lines in. I think he thinks I'm kidding. I'm only trying to help.
[ Christopher Cut Dvd Editing Film Fit Go Help Him Into Kidding Know Lines Make Offered Only Onto Room Shoulder Think Thinks Trying Were Why Work]
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- You have to edit the material. That assumes that some kind of a mind is operating in relation to the material. Not all minds are the same. Every aspect of filmmaking requires choice. The selection of the subject, the shooting, editing and length are all aspects of choice.
[ Aspect Aspects Assumes Choice Edit Editing Every Filmmaking Kind Length Material Mind Minds Operating Relation Requires Same Selection Shooting Some Subject]
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- I was editing Canadian Literature. I didn't want to let Canadian Literature go, so they reached a nice compromise by which I received half a professor's salary.
[ Canadian Compromise Editing Go Half Literature Nice Professor Reached Received Salary Want Which]
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- For me, shooting, editing, and scoring rely on rhythm.
[ Editing Rely Rhythm Scoring Shooting]
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