L and J cuts

Editing is an art,  with hundreds of choices of cuts to choose from in every single 30 second frame. Two of this cut is the “L and J cut.” These cuts is said to be two of the most powerful but simple transitions in editing. So what are L and J cuts?

First of all L and J cuts are used frequently in news reporting.

L cut which is known as a video advance is basically means that the video starts before the audio and vice vera for the J cut which is a audio advances.

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