Seven Daily Habits of Highly Effective Editing

Course Overview

Seven Daily Habits of Highly Effective Editing
Seminar Snapshot
Time Estimate:
One hour

About Seminar Snapshots

A Seminar Snapshot features video highlights that capture the key learning of a seminar presentation.

Learn new video skills, improve your techniques and be inspired at the National Photographers Press Foundation's Virtual Video Workshop.

This replay is one of four from the all-day workshop developed in partnership with the National Press Photographers Association. The other replays from the workshop, originally offered on Sept. 19, 2009, are:

  • Six Essential Skills to Maximize your Storytelling Process
  • Storytelling in the Moment
  • Finding the Right Voice and Approach for Your Stories
What Will I Learn:
  • The power of editing sound in your video
  • The different practices of pacing and when it's appropriate
  • Editing techniques to guide the viewer's eye
  • How to push toward creativity
Who should take this course:

This course is for anyone who wants to improve the quality of video.


Greg T. Johnson

Greg Johnson was NPPA's 2009 Video Editor of the Year.

He has also won Houston Press Club/Lone Star, National and Regional NPPA and Dallas Press Club/Katie awards and Headliners Foundation Medallion. He also has had Emmy nominations. Johnson has been in the TV business since 1996, and currently works for WFAA in Dallas.

Training Partner:

National Press Photographers Foundation

The National Press Photographers Foundation Inc., a non-profit organization, is charged with advancing press photography through education and awarding scholarships and fellowships to deserving individuals who have demonstrated ability or promise in the field of photojournalism.