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Marin Mar 06 109 views

Have you ever regretted becoming an author?

I have always wanted to be an author, but I am aware of how many writers give their all into their book and for whatever reason, are unable to get a publishing company to pick it up. Or else it flopped in sales and ended up not making enough money to make it worth printing, much less living...

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Katie Feb 17 55 views

What is being a video/film editor like?

Are there daily schedules, or is it a relatively flexible job? Basically, how does a normal day of work look like?

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Stephen Sep 22, 2022 132 views

What would be the best way to become a film editor for a bigger production company?

I have been interested in being a film editor for a bigger production company. do you have any advice on how i could do that? What are some skills that i would need to have?

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Kiana Jun 30, 2022 274 views

What ways can I promote my edits/videos on social media?

I sometimes post them on tiktok or Instagram but I get tired and loss motivation to continue. Any one can answer.

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Computer May 03, 2022 291 views

How much time do you have to work while being a film and video editor.

Please answer.

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Computer May 03, 2022 247 views

Are you able to make friends while being a film and video editor

This is a very important question and a answer would be greatly appreciated.

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Computer May 03, 2022 252 views

What is your favorite project you have completed while being a film and video editor.

I am researching this career.

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Computer May 03, 2022 251 views

What is your favorite part of being a film and video editor.

You can elaborate on the question.

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jack Apr 26, 2022 412 views

I want to begin learning how to edit film and videos, so whats the best way to start

I want to know:

- What's the best way to start
- How should I practice
- How important is learning sound editing
- What are good skills to have
-What tools are most beneficial

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bryce Nov 15, 2021 382 views

What's a good career for a editor

16 yr old editor #editing #editor #social-work

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Emily Sep 28, 2021 218 views

What made you choose being an editor?

I want to become an editor. #editor

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Maggie Sep 28, 2021 261 views

As a student that’s interested in video editing, has any one done transition editing as their job? If so what do you make transitions on? Do you add it on songs or videos?

#editing #editor #videoeditor

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Autumn Aug 01, 2021 373 views

Should my major still be business-esque or something like writing/editing?

I don't know much about the specifics of majors and minors in college. But for a while I thought it was something about business. Now I'm thinking. I like to read so much and write. When I do read (some amazing books btw), my mind goes over and over, unconsciously editing and analyzing, it's...

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Alejandra Jun 28, 2021 447 views

What does the life of a Film and Video Editor look like?

#film #video #editor #question #life #college

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Alejandra Jun 22, 2021 295 views

Which state pays Film and Video Editors the most?

#film #video #editor

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Sarah Apr 16, 2021 299 views

Where should I start? What can I use to help myself more?

I don't know how to start my career and how to start in this field. I want to be a graphic designer or an editor because I do both of those in my past times, I'm not sure how to move into a professional setting with it. #graphicdesigner #editor

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Nicolas Apr 05, 2021 273 views

If you could live anywhere, where would it be?

I like eat waffles for breakfast. #editor

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Mariah Aug 03, 2020 377 views

What jobs do they offer at the New York Times? What is it like working there?

#editor #curious # writing #magazine

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Emmanuel Jul 30, 2020 549 views

How can a beginner improve their editorial skills?

Would you please tell me who is, if there is such an individual, the world's most renown editor in the world. One that deals with literature, and most preferable blogs and articles in the topics of finance and education. If there's no such thing, would you be kind enough to point me to some...

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Amanda Jul 17, 2020 480 views

What professions combine an interest in English and Environmental Studies?

I'm slightly more passionate about English than Environmental Studies because I'm not into STEM-heavy subjects and would prefer to not take STEM classes, so on the ES side I'd prefer something related to Environmental Studies instead of Environmental Science. I enjoy the sustainability part of...

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Sumaiya Jan 27, 2020 489 views

How do you establish yourself as a freelance editor/proofreader? How do you build credibility with potential clients?

I am a university student with little to no work experience. # #job #student #college #proofreading #editor #first-job

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Ray Oct 14, 2019 487 views

Editors and publishers- what was your major?

I've heard that English is too broad and journalism is dying. Are these true? What did you major in to become an editor or publisher? I intend to major in psychology, but I am looking to dual major or minor in some kind of English. Can I still get a career as a publisher or editor if I just...

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Catherine Aug 26, 2019 733 views

What is your personal experience like working in the publishing industry?

Hi, I'm interested in working in the publishing industry, so I really want to hear about the personal experiences of professionals in this industry, especially because I'm not sure which specific department I want to work in (e.g. editorial, marketing, production, sales, publicity, etc). If...

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Nasir Dec 12, 2018 571 views

What skills do you need to be a successful film and video editor?

#film #editor #successful

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Nasir Dec 12, 2018 472 views

Are there any different positions n this occupation?

#film #Editor

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Nasir Dec 12, 2018 493 views

What's a day of a film and vdeo editor like?

#Film #Editor

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Emmalee Aug 28, 2018 782 views

How can I know if becoming an editor is right for me?

As a kid, I always wanted to become an author. Now that I'm older, I'm more interested in editing at a publishing company. When friends have given me their writing to look over, I enjoy cleaning up the grammar as well as improving the flow and phrasing. However, since this has been my dream for...

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Emmalee Aug 28, 2018 570 views

What steps should I take to become an editor?

Eventually I want to edit books for a living. Right now I'm a senior in high school. I plan on majoring in English once in college. Where do I go from there? #editor #writing #english #literature

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Emily Aug 21, 2018 749 views

Which degree is more advantageous for a copy editor?

#editor #writer #writing #editing #journalism #major #college

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Faith Aug 03, 2018 690 views

Which universities do major publishing houses recruit from?

Alternately, in what states/regions (besides New York) do publishing houses have a strong presence? In exploring my college options, I either want to set myself up to be at the 'right school' or in a prime location to seek employment as an editor. #publishing #college #recruitment #recruit...