Premiere Pro for Experienced Editors

Premiere Pro for Experienced Editors
In this intermediate level class, students will go step-by-step through the entire editing process in Premiere Pro, from file creation all the way through output. Along the way they’ll learn the ins-and-outs of file management, essential and intermediate editing techniques, color correction, audio mixing and repairing, titling and effects, and delivering their video onto tape, the web, and mobile devices. They’ll also learn to work within the Adobe ecosystem, getting up to speed on time saving tools such as Dynamic Link.

Who Should Attend?

This class is designed for experienced editors who wish to learn Adobe Premiere Pro.


**This class is aimed at experienced editors. This is not a class for beginners** Students should have the following prerequisite knowledge prior to attending the course:

Course Outline:

Note: The curricula below comprise activities typically covered in a class at this skill level. The instructor may, at his/her discretion, adjust the lesson plan to meet the needs of the class. Chapter 1: Adobe Workflow
  • Meet Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Creative Suite Production Premium
  • Editing Workflow
Chapter 2: Configuring Your Nonlinear Editor
  • Notable Preferences
  • Keyboard Shortcuts
  • Mercury Playback Engine Performance
  • Monitoring and Capture Solutions
Chapter 3: Setting Up a Project
  • The New Project Panel
  • Creating a Sequence
  • Modifying an Existing Project’s Settings
  • Importing Existing Projects
Chapter 4: Importing Media
  • Importing Files into Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Tape-based Workflows
  • Tapeless Workflows
  • Supported File Types
  • Modifying Clips
  • An Introduction to Dynamic Link
Chapter 5: Organizing Media
  • Understanding the Project Panel
  • Searching for Clips
  • Working with Bins
  • Customizing Bin and Clip Views
  • Creating Subclips
  • Get Organized with Metadata
  • Organizing Clips with Content Analysis
Chapter 6: Essential Editing Skills
  • Using the Source Monitor
  • Navigating the Timeline
  • Essential Editing Commands
Chapter 7: Additional Editing Skills
  • Four-point Editing
  • Retiming Clips
  • Replacing Clips
  • Time-saving Editing Techniques
Chapter 8: Timeline Operations
  • Selecting Clips
  • Moving Clips
  • Extracting and Deleting Segments
  • Adding Transitions
Chapter 9: The Power Is in the Trim
  • Basic Trimming
  • Rippling Edits
  • Rolling Edits
  • Slipping Edits
  • Sliding Edits
  • Using the Trim Monitor
  • Making Split Edits
  • Maintaining Sync
Chapter 10: Color Correction and Grading
  • Using Video Scopes
  • Getting to Know Adobe Premiere Pro’s Color and
  • Exposure Effects
  • Primary Color Corrections
  • Secondary Color Corrections
  • Using After Effects and Photoshop to Correct
Chapter 11: Audio Mixing and Repair
  • Setting Up the Interface to Work with Audio
  • Adjusting Audio Levels on a Sequence
  • Using the Audio Mixer
  • Using Audio Effects
  • Working with Adobe Audition
Chapter 12: Essential Effects
  • The Role of Effects
  • Understanding Keyframes
  • Selected Effects
Chapter 13: Creating Titles
  • Video Typography Essentials
  • Using Adobe Premiere Pro’s Titler
  • Advanced Titling with Photoshop
  • Animated Titles with Adobe After Effects
Chapter 14: Quality Control and Archiving
  • Eliminating Mistakes
  • Broadcast Legalization
  • Practical Media Management
Chapter 15: Publish Your Video
  • Exporting a Master Copy
  • Outputting to Tape
  • Meet Adobe Media Encoder
  • Creating Flash Content
  • Creating H.264 Content for Devices and Web Delivery
  • Publishing to DVD and Blu-ray
  • Exporting Additional File Types
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