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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
    • Differences between Final Cut and Premiere
    • Using workspaces in Adobe Premiere Pro
    • Overview of how we edit inside the Premiere Pro interface

    Importing and organising your footage
    • Understanding how Premiere Pro links to media files
    • Importing single and multiple files and folders
    • Renaming, colour coding and searching for your files

    Basic rough cut editing
    • Creating a new sequence using your clips settings
    • Creating custom sequences
    • Viewing 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
    • Basic tool use
  • Working with audio
    • Setting correct audio levels
    • Mixing audio and keyframing audio volume
    • Cleaning audio with an Equalizer and the Audio panel

    Using Effects to refine your project
    • Adding transitions
    • Using Lumetri colour correction
    • Resizing and cropping your videos and images
    • Using Motion Controls to animate the movement

    Using the Graphics Panel to create titles
    • Creating text and shapes for lower thirds
    • Adding images and logos to your titles
    • Saving your titles as templates to speed up your workflow

    Exporting your project
    • Understanding formats and presets
    • Exporting to the web and social with H264
    • Using our custom presets to save time and get the best quality

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