Premiere Pro: Intro to Video Editing

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Class Details

Price per person:$795
Length of class:two days
Version covered:CC 2018


In this two-day hands-on training, you will learn how to edit video in Premiere Pro using industry-standard techniques and workflows. After touring the interface, you will set up a project, import video and stills, organize your media, edit on the Timeline, work with clips and markers, add transitions and explore a few of Premiere's advanced editing techniques like nesting sequences and trimming.


This class is designed for anyone who wants to edit professional-quality video with Premiere
Pro. No prior experience with Premiere Pro or video editing is necessary, though experience using the Mac or Windows OS is required.


Touring Adobe Premiere Pro CC
- Nonlinear editing in Adobe Premiere Pro
- Expanding the workflow
- Touring the Adobe Premiere Pro interface

Setting up a Project
- Setting up a project
- Setting up a sequence

Importing Media
- Importing assets
- Working with the Media Browser
- Importing images
- The media cache

Organizing Media
- The Project panel
- Working with bins
- Organizing media with content analysis
- Monitoring footage
- Modifying clips

Essentials of Video Editing
- Using the Source Monitor
- Navigating the Timeline
- Essential editing commands

Working with Clips and Markers
- Program Monitor controls
- Controlling resolution
- Using markers
- Using Sync Lock and Track Lock
- Finding gaps in the Timeline
- Selecting clips
- Moving clips
- Extracting and deleting segments

Adding Transitions
- What are transitions?
- Edit points and handles
- Adding video transitions
- Using A/B mode to fine-tune a transition
- Adding audio transitions

Advanced Editing Techniques
- Four-point editing
- Retiming clips
- Replacing clips and footage
- Nesting sequences
- Regular trimming
- Advanced trimming
- Trimming in the Program Monitor panel

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