Patent Number: 7,043,137

Title: Media editing

Abstract: A media editing apparatus for editing media items together to form a media product comprises means for displaying at least two representations of the media items, each representation relating to media items lying within a respective time period with respect to the media product; a user control for adjusting the time period of any one of the at least two representations; and means, responsive to a user adjustment of the time period for a current representation, for adjusting the respective time periods of the other representations so that the time periods for the other representations at least encompass the user-adjusted time period for the current representation.

Inventors: Slone; Derek (Southampton, GB)

Assignee: Sony United Kingdom Limited

International Classification: G11B 27/00 (20060101); H04N 5/93 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/09/02018