Editing footage can be very powerful tool to deliver smooth , flowing continuous information to an audience . Editing can have a tremendous impact on the storyline so always be aware of your audience.
Don’t be a fear to jump in to action , don’t let you audience sit in traffic and order a cup of coffee. Have your audience engage and interested in your story . Show different angle from your character and your environment .Don’t be afraid to break down the rules.
Be aware of you setting , how your character fit in that space and how it can help your story develop. Make sure everything you show in the frame is intentional and has a purpose for being in the shot.
Lastly, show someone your work , let them watch it , critique it , destroy it and spit back out in your face. This will help you see things in a different perceptive and it might give you new ideas and approaches for your final piece.