Editing will never be as easy as cutting and pasting text because what’s being said is often secondary to how something’s said. What makes every editor unique is how these subtle differences inform their creative process.
RECORDER: The Marion Stokes Project. A new documentary about the remarkable woman who recorded 70,000 hours of television on VHS tapes from 1975 until 2012. Also the ideal use case for Machine Learning technology like Google Vision.
Great interview with AMC’s Josh Sapan at Recode about the benefits and limitations of using data in the creative process: https://megaphone.link/VMP9318038387 This mirrors what I’ve been saying about using data to inform the creative process, not decide. Too bad we don’t have the tools we need yet. Further reading: Scene Waste Analysis What do the […]
“Wow, I imagine that the level of frustration in your field is very high, because the jobs that are interesting probably don’t pay the bills, and the jobs that pay the bills probably aren’t very interesting.”