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1 Students
40 Lessons
Beginner

What Will You Learn?

  • Everything an absolute beginner needs to create a polished and professional video
  • The video editing workflow
  • You will cut a documentary style interview with broll and music
  • Add effects like colour correction and transitions
  • Exporting your video

Curriculum

3h 40m
Section 2: Setting up projects, importing and organising your media
21:24
Importing single and multiple files and folders
02:55
Organising and colour coding your media
08:53
Setting up your video settings using a sequence
09:36
Section 3: Editing footage into the timeline
27:28
Previewing your clips and selecting parts of a video
09:05
Tracks and the timeline
03:34
Editing your videos into the timeline
07:41
Editing Audio and image files into the timeline
02:44
Preparing music for editing into the timeline
04:24
Section 4: Editing in the timeline
20:20
Rearranging and trimming clips in the timeline
04:38
Cutting mistakes out of an interview
05:58
Using the Ripple and Roll tools
05:04
Locking and sync locking tracks
04:40
Section 5: Working smart with sequences and good workflow
08:44
More on sequences, duplicating, opening closing
05:20
Rough cuts and fine editing
03:24
Section 6: Working with audio
26:35
Importance of good audio and the audio workflow
03:39
Setting correct audio levels and measuring sound volume
07:48
Mixing audio and changing volume over time
06:01
Repairing poor quality audio
09:07
Section 7: Adding effects and transitions
34:05
Adding video and audio transitions
08:36
Slow motion, speeding up and reversing footage
08:40
Adding and editing effects and Ultra Key (green screen)
07:14
Adding Warp Stabilizer and Cropping
05:52
Basic Motion Controls (resizing and moving video)
03:43
Section 8: Adding graphics: text shapes and logos
20:44
Basics of working with graphics
06:19
Designing graphics
05:26
Saving graphic templates
03:09
Creating captions with graphics
02:50
Working with the supplied Motion Graphics Templates
03:00
Section 9: Colour Correction
26:24
Applying Master Corrections
02:40
Types of correction and the order you should add them
02:15
Basic corrections
07:13
Creative Corrections
06:52
Curves
07:24
Section 10: Exporting your projects
14:58
Preparing for and starting an export
04:59
Exporting your video file for social and web platforms
09:59

Description

Requirements

  • Basic computer knowledge

About the Instructor

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I have over a decade of editing and training experience. I've been the senior video trainer at the largest Adobe Certified training centre in the UK for 7 years. I've trained thousands of first time and advanced users and companies like the BBC, Sky, Discovery Network, Getty Images, Reuters and Google. I've edited news, documentaries, music videos and short films and am passionate about passing on my knowledge in a fun and relaxed way.

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