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Adobe Premiere CC : Migration from Final Cut Pro

One Day Course

Overview

This Adobe Authorised course is designed for video editors working with Final Cut Pro who are migrating to Adobe Premiere. It demonstrates the similarities and differences between the editing workflows and will teach you to edit use Adobe Premiere Pro.

During the course you will compare the interfaces, learn to import, capture and organise footage, edit using Premiere and work with audio. You will additionally look at special features unique to Premiere Pro. This practical one day course is the ideal springboard for FCP editors migrating to Premiere Pro.

This course is run on an individual tuition or private basis which allows us to tailor the course content to your requirements if you wish. This course is for video editors with existing experience using Final Cut Pro.

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Course Outline

  • Introduction
    • Understanding projects, sequences and clips

    The Premiere Interface
    • Using workspaces in Adobe Premiere Pro
    • The Source, Program, Project and Sequence panels and supplementary panels

    Importing and organising your footage
    • Importing single and multiple files and folders
    • Using bins and renaming clips
    • Adding metadata to clips

    Capturing and converting footage
    • Capturing from tape based media
    • Ingesting from hard drive and solid state based cameras

    Basic editing skills
    • Creating a new sequence using your clips settings
    • Previewing your clips in the Source Panel
    • Playback and marking shortcuts
    • Three point and drag-and-drop editing
    • Understanding an insert and overwrite edit
    • Viewing a waveform and editing audio
  • Editing in the timeline
    • Rearranging clips in the timeline
    • Editing in and out points
    • Copying and pasting clips
    • Understanding tracks and using track select
    • Basic tool use

    Working with audio
    • Setting correct audio levels
    • Mixing audio and using the Pen Tool

    Using Effects to refine your project
    • Adding transitions
    • Adding titles
    • Using the three way colour corrector
    • Applying pre-set colour grades
    • Integration with Adobe SpeedGrade

    Motion Control
    • Using Motion Controls to resize and crop your clips
    • Using keyframes to animate

    Exporting your project
    • Importing from and exporting to Avid Media Composer and Final Cut projects
    • Understanding formats and presets
    • Exporting to the web for H264 or Flash based sites
    • Exporting for broadcast

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