You know that time when some real jerk walks in front of your shot and ruins your day? Well before you throw your lighting kit at them just remember, you can turn that crisis into an opportunity with this wicked cool transition!
Or you can intentionally do it using people, cars, lamp posts etc to switch from one scene to another as seen in CSI and other such poorly written shows. Does anyone even watch that any more? Guess what, the bad guys did it, and spoiler alert, they get caught!
But here is how to mask out an object and use it in the scene to cover and edit and cover your shame…
Here are some links to the actual tutorials:
Custom Dissolve: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qBJRrz4yKHs
Custom Wipe: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vuYlw2dG2H4
Camera Whip: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FOaa6xyLEvQ