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Touch of Evil - Dissolve

by Paul Cote

This clip is an example of a dissolve.  Unlike a fade in or a fade out, a dissolves involves one the start of one shot superimposed on the ending of the previous shot.  The preceding shot fades, while the new shot comes into focus, making for a smooth transition between the images.

Touch of Evil - Dissolve

This clip provides an example of a dissolve.

from Touch of Evil (1958)
Creator: Orson Welles
Distributor: Universal
Posted by Paul Cote