Editing for Producers with Adobe Premiere Pro

This entry-level course teaches students to perform essential editing techniques while becoming
familiar with the Adobe Premiere Pro user interface. This class is designed for anyone looking to edit
professional-quality video with Adobe Premiere Pro and uses hands-on and interactive instruction to
best explore its functionality. The course is designed for new users who have no substantial editing

Our 3 day course will provide you with the core skills you need to make the most of this extremely
powerful application.

3 days (9.30am to 5.30pm)

Price :
S$ 850.00 before 7% GST

Dates :
10 - 12 Apr (Tue - Thu) - Ian Wee
(IMDA Deadline 19 March 2018)

Course outline

Touring Adobe Premiere Pro CC
• Nonlinear Editing in Adobe Premiere Pro
• Expanding the Workflow
• Touring the Adobe Premiere Pro Interface

Setting Up a Project
• Setting Up a Project
• Setting Up a Sequence

Importing Media
• Importing Assets
• Working with the Media Browser
• Importing Images
• The Media Cache
• Capturing from Videotape

Organizing Media
• The Project Panel
• Working with Bins
• Organizing Media with Content Analysis
• Monitoring Footage
• Modifying Clips

Essentials of Video Editing
• Using the Source Monitor
• Navigating the Timeline
• Essential Editing Commands

Working with Clips and Markers
• Program Monitor Controls
• Controlling Resolution
• Using Markers
• Using Sync Lock and Track Lock
• Finding Gaps in the Timeline
• Moving Clips
• Extracting and Deleting Segments

Adding Transitions
• What are Transitions?
• Edit Points and Handles
• Adding Video Transitions
• Using A/B Mode to Fine-Tune a Transition
• Adding Audio Transitions

Advanced Editing Techniques
• Four-point editing
• Retiming clips
• Replacing clips and footage
• Nesting sequences
• Regular trimming
• Advanced trimming
• Trimming in the Program Monitor panel

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

Multi-camera Editing
• The multi-camera process
• Creating a multi-camera sequence
• Switching multiple cameras
• Finalizing multi-camera editing
• Additional multi-camera editing tips

Editing and Mixing Audio
• Setting up the interface to work with audio
• Examining audio characteristics
• Adjusting audio volume
• Adjusting audio gain
• Normalizing audio
• Creating a split edit
• Adjusting audio levels in a sequence
• Working with the Audio Mixer

Sweetening Sound
• Sweetening sound with audio effects
• Adjusting EQ
• Applying effects in the Audio Mixer
• Cleaning up noisy audio

Adding Video Effects
• Working with effects
• Keyframing effects
• Effects presets
• Frequently used effects

Color Correction and Grading
• Color-oriented workflow
• An overview of color-oriented effects
• Fixing exposure problems
• Fixing color balance
• Specials color effects
• Creating a look

Exploring Compositing Techniques
• What is an alpha channel?
• Using compositing in your projects
• Working with the Opacity effect
• Working with alpha-channel transparencies
• Color keying a greenscreen shot
• Using mattes

Creating Titles
• An overview of the Titler window
• Video typography essentials
• Creating titles
• Stylizing text
• Working with shapes and logos
• Making text roll and crawl

Managing Your Projects
• The File menu
• Using the Project Manager
• Final project managment steps
• Importing projects or sequences
• Managing collaboration
• Managing your hard drives

Exporting Frames, Clips, and Sequences
• Overview of export options
• Exporting single frames
• Exporting a master copy
• Working with Adobe Media Encoder
• Exchanging with other editing applications
• Recording to tape

About our Instructor :


Gerard Tay

Gerard is an Adobe Premiere Pro Certified Instructor and a Film and TV editor with eight years of
broadcast editing experience. he has worked largely on local and regional broadcast projects, some
corporate videos and commercials. His works include the TV series "Fighting Spiders", which won
Special Prize at the 2009 Seoul Drama Awards, and was nominated for various awards at the 2009
Asian Television Awards. He also worked as post technical supervisor on a few reality series
including "The Challenger:Muay Thai" which aired on AXN.
He moderates on the Los Angeles Creative Pro User Group with the pen name Strypes, and is
proficient with Final Cut Pro 7, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe After Effects and
Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve. he is also a frequent contributor to Creative Cow's video editing related

About our Instructor :

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Ian Wee

Ian is an Adobe Certified Instructor for Adobe Premiere Pro.He is also an Apple Authorised Instructor
for both Final Cut Pro 7 and FCP X. In addition to teaching these editing platforms Ian has also
conducted courses in Stereoscpic 3D production,RED Camera and many other production related
fields for institutions like NYU Tisch School of Film,Ngee Ann Polytechnic and Sony Singapore.
He is a director who is gifted both creatively and technically – He was one of the early adopters of
HD technology and directed one of the first multicam HD shoots in Singapore for the F1 Powerboat
race..While he was still a Managing Director at Widescreen Media Pte Ltd (of which he is one of the
founders), he supervised post-production for broadcast programmes & feature films, and helped
spearhead Stereoscopic 3D production in Asia.