Adobe Bootcamp

Premiere Pro CC Advanced

Premiere Pro CC Advanced

This 2-day course provides a thorough overview of the interface, tools, features, and production flow for using Premiere Pro. The course is an ideal combination of instructor-led demonstration and hands-on practice for getting to know this revolutionary nonlinear video-editing application. You will perform basic editing functions while familiarizing yourself with the user interface, and you will learn to use Premiere Pro’s powerful real-time video and audio editing tools to give you precise control over virtually every aspect of your production.

Who Should Attend

Professionals interested in creating videos using Adobe Premiere Pro and the applications that connect to it.


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.

Lesson 1: Working in Adobe Creative Cloud

  • Looking at the Adobe Creative Cloud video workflow
  • Managing collaboration
  • Team Projects (Beta)
  • Using the Libraries panel
  • Using Adobe Stock
  • Converting Premiere Clip Project

Lesson 2: Performing Advanced Editing Techniques

  • Playing back VR video
  • Using Sync Lock and Track Lock
  • Finding gaps in the Timeline
  • Selecting & Moving clips
  • Placing footage in the Program panel
  • Nesting sequences
  • Time remapping

Lesson 3: Multicamera Editing Advanced

  • Adding cameras to your multicamera sequence
  • Advanced multicamera techniques
  • Finalizing multicamera editing

Lesson 4: Putting Clips in Motion

  • Adjusting the Motion effect
  • Using Transform effect vs Motion effect
  • Changing clip position, size, and rotation
  • Working with keyframe interpolation
  • Using other motion-related effects

Lesson 5: Adding Video Effects

  • Working with effects
  • Master clip effects
  • Masking and tracking visual effects
  • Keyframing effects
  • Effect presets
  • Frequently used effects

Lesson 6: Improving Clips with Color Correction and Grading

  • Steps of color correction
  • Using special color effects
  • Creating a look
  • Using Photoshop and After Effects to color correct

Lesson 7: Sweetening Sound

  • Audio fixes on the clip vs. the timeline
  • Sweetening sound with audio effects
  • Adjusting EQ
  • Cleaning up noisy audio
  • Read, Write, Latch and Touch on the Track
  • Creating and using a Submix track
  • Using Audition with Dynamic link for the clip
  • Understanding audio track types: standard, 5.1, Adaptive, Mono, Submix

Lesson 8: Creating Titles

  • Creating a Title template
  • Using After Effects to create templates
  • Using After Effects and Dynamic link for titles
  • Captions

Lesson 9: Exploring Compositing Techniques

  • What is an alpha channel?
  • Making compositing part of your projects
  • Working with the Opacity effect
  • Working with alpha-channel transparencies
  • Color keying a greenscreen shot
  • Masking clips

Lesson 10: Managing Your Projects

  • Video-production workflow
  • Working with metadata
  • About Adobe Story
  • About Adobe Prelude
  • Working with ingest options and proxy media
  • Moving, backing up, and syncing user settings
  • Managing your hard drives
  • Importing projects or sequences
  • Multitrack mixing and finishing in Adobe Audition

Lesson 11: Rendering and Outputting

  • Understanding compression and other factors for exporting files
  • Exporting a master
  • Using Adobe Media Encoder for batching & watch folders

Lesson 12: Tips and Tricks

  • Tips and tricks from the instructor