Tip of the Week | Using Sound to Effect Rhythm and Pacing

When you make an edit, it’s an important decision. Each edit should advance your story. So when do you make an edit? There are many reasons. Your story should have a rhythm, like a good song has a good beat. How do you find your rhythm? Here’s an idea. Follow the rhythm of the narration and the soundbites.

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Anne Perez Caged Bravado – Breaking Down The Story

9NEWS reporter Chris Vanderveen and Photojournalist Corky Scholl produced a story about Ann Perez, a 68-year-old MMA participant. Ann is a breast cancer survivor and a women who wanted one fight. I asked Chris and Corky about their story. I was particularly enamored with the transitional elements in this story, but I had questions about other elements too.

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