"Once or twice a year I look at FOSS video editing tools to see
if they're ready for everyday use by advanced amateur and low-end
professional video makers, which is where I classify myself in the
video production hierarchy. There have been several notable
improvements recently that have moved FOSS video editing tools a
little closer to practicality, but FOSS desktop video editing still
has a long way to go before it can be taken seriously by people who
need to turn out high-quality video productions on tight
"If you read publications devoted to video production--Creative
Cow is my favorite--you'll soon learn the word 'workflow' if you
aren't already familiar with it..."
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