Adobe Premiere Pro CS4: How to create TV news-style J- and L-cuts
Technical Tutorial Published 7/7/10 Last updated on 5/16/18
J-cuts and L-cuts, so named because the clip layout in a sequence look like the letters J and L, are effective editing techniques used frequently in TV news and feature films. They ease the transition from one clip to another. Use this guide to teach your students how to make J- and L-cut edits using Adobe Premiere Pro CS4.
This student technical guide is part of the Adobe Digital Video CS4: Foundations of Video Design and Production, Project 3: News Stories.