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The Technique of Film and Video Editing, Fourth Edition: History, Theory, and Practice

The Technique of Film and Video Editing, Fourth Edition: History, Theory, and Practice

The Technique of Film & Video Editing provides a detailed, precise look at the artistic and aesthetic principles and practices of editing for both picture and sound. Analyses of photographs from dozens of classic and contemporary films and videos provide a sound basis for the professional filmmaker and student editor. This book puts into context the storytelling choices an editor will have to make against a background of theory, history, and practice. This new edition has been updated to include the latest advances in digital video and nonlinear editing and explores the new trend of documentary as mainstream entertainment, using films such as “Farenheit 9/11″ and “The Fog of War” as examples.

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The City: Los Angeles and Urban Theory at the End of the Twentieth Century

The City: Los Angeles and Urban Theory at the End of the Twentieth Century

Los Angeles has grown from a scattered collection of towns and villages to one of the largest megacities in the world. In the process, it has inspired controversy among critics and scholars, as well as among its residents. Seeking original perspectives rather than consensus, the editors of The City have assembled a variety of essays examining the built environment and human dynamics of this extraordinary modern city, emphasizing the dramatic changes that have occurred since 1960. Together the essays–by experts in urban planning, architecture, geography, and sociology–create a new kind of urban analysis, one that is open to diversity but strongly committed to collective theoretical and practical understanding.

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Game Theory 101: How to Catch a Ball at a Baseball Game

In honor of baseball’s opening week, William Spaniel explains how to maximize your chances of snagging a ball during batting practice. How did he catch four balls on opening day? This lecture will explain.

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