Blevis-ian editing, part 6 – Staggered Edits

In part 5 of this series, I outlined how to do an edit within an audible sound, such as splicing two words together using a common sound within each word as the “pivot point”. In this installment, I introduce an edit style that pushes some boundaries....

Blevis-ian editing, part 5 – Buried Edits

Part 4 of this series dealt with the creativity of editing interviews. In this installment, I am returning to applied editing. When I first mapped out this series, I figured I’d be done by now. I had a neatly compiled list of the types of edits I do and some...

Blevis-ian editing, part 4 – Editing Decisions

I ended Blevis-ian editing, part 3 – Blended Edits with the announcement that the next part of the series would explore editing decisions for an interview. That was August 22nd. Better late than never, I suppose. Editing doesn’t have to be overwhelmingly,...