Introduction to Premiere Pro CC

3-Day Public Session  |  3-Day Live Online Session

In this three-day course, you'll get a thorough overview of the interface, tools, features, and production flow for Premiere Pro CC.

The course is an ideal combination of instructor-led demonstration and hands-on practice to introduce you to Adobe Premiere Pro software, a revolutionary 64-bit nonlinear video-editing application. You will learn powerful real-time video and audio editing tools that give you precise control over virtually every aspect of your production.

In this Course, You will Learn How to:

  • Set up a project
  • Import and organize media
  • Work with clips and markers
  • Add transitions
  • Put clips in motion
  • Multi-camera edit
  • Edit and mix audio
  • Sweeten sound and add video effects
  • Color correct and grade
  • Create titles
  • Manage your projects
  • Export frames, clips and sequences

In-Class Exercises:

  • Touring Adobe Premiere Pro Creative Cloud: Learn to view & create a custom workspace as well as understanding a tapeless workflow.
  • Setting Up a Project: Learn to Setting up a project and Setting up a sequence.
  • Importing Media: Learn to import assets and empty the media cache.
  • Organizing Media: Learn to create & use bins, monitor footage and create subclips.
  • Essentials of Video Editing: Learn to use the Source Monitor, navigate the timeline, and the essentials of editing.
  • Working with Clips and Markers: Learn about the program monitor controls, use markers for editing and automate to sequence, use Sync Lock vs. Track Lock, find timeline gaps, select & move clips, and delete and extract clips in the timeline.
  • Adding Transitions: Learn to create & use default transitions, understand edit points & handle, understand audio transition types, and use the effects control panel to edit a transition.
  • Advanced Editing Techniques: Understand Four-point editing, learn to Retime clips with speed/duration, retiming tool and time remap fixed effect, learn the different ways to replacing clips and footage, learn when to Nest a sequence vs. placing in a sequence as original clips, understand Regular trimming vs. Advanced trimming, and learn to Trim in the Program Monitor.
  • Putting Clips in Motion: Learn to adjust the Motion fixed effects, understand keyframe interpolation and learn other motion-related effects.
  • Multi-camera Editing: Create a multi-camera sequence, switch cameras and finalize the multi-cam editing.
  • Editing and Mixing Audio: Understand audio characteristics, Adjusting audio volume, Creating a split edit and adjust audio levels for a clip.
  • Sweetening Sound: Use audio effects on the clip vs. the audio track mixer and learn steps to cleanup noisy audio.
  • Adding Video Effects: Learn to work with effects with global and keyframe parameters, learn to use and create presets, and use some useful effects.
  • Color Correction and Grading: Learn the Color-oriented workflow, learn how to fix: exposure problems & color balance, Use color effects for specialized looks and use Lumetri Looks.
  • Exploring Compositing Techniques: Use Premiere Pro for compositing part of your projects with opacity &blend modes as well as compositing techniques such as green screen and track mattes.
  • Creating Titles: Learn about the Titler window vs. using After Effect templates.
  • Managing Your Projects: Learn to use the Project Manager and learn to open other projects in a project using your Media browser.
  • Exporting Frames, Clips, and Sequences: Export a single frame, master clip and learn to use the media encoder.

Immediate Benefits of attending this course:

  • Understand the non-linear workflow
  • Learn to create a new sequence with the new sequence in the menu as well as with a source file.
  • Learn to interpret footage.
  • Learn to automate the sequence sequentially vs. with unnumbered markers.
  • Learn to add metadata and search the metadata.
  • Learn to cut clips and see through edits.
  • Learn the difference between your clip and your track audio controls.
  • Understand effect, presets and copy and pasting effects.
  • Understand transitions for audio and video and the needed handle.
  • Know how to replace a clip through the master clip, bin, source panel, and match frame.
  • Understand how to create and use a subclip.
  • Understand your editing tools: Slip, Slide, Ripple, Rolling and Razor.
  • Understand how to create a keyframe in the track using your pen tool vs. in the Effect control panel.
  • Know how to edit in the Program monitor or keyboard shortcuts for the final edit.
  • Change time with Speed/Duration, Rate Change tool or the fixed effect Time Remapping.
  • Understand how to keyframe with effects and the keyframe types: Linear, Auto Bezier, Continuous Bezier, and Bezier.
  • Learn the differences between the Audio Track Mixer and Audio Clip Mixer as well as the different automation modes: Off, Read, Latch, Touch and Write.
  • Understand high-end compositing: Opacity, Blend modes, Keying effects, and masks with effects, as well as when to use After Effects instead of Premiere Pro.
  • Learn to use the Project Manager to save a copy of your project
  • Output your file in Premiere Pro as well use the Adobe Media Encoder.

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