Advanced Adobe Premiere Pro

Duration: 2 Days


This Adobe certified course is designed for those who have a good working knowledge of Premiere and who want to explore more advanced concepts and features of the application. It takes delegates through a typical series of steps for creating, editing and fine-tuning a series of video pieces. We also recommend this course for those planning to obtain the Adobe Certified Expert status.


Knowledge of Premiere Pro to at least a Introduction level. In addition, a clear idea of the type of project to be developed in Premiere is advantageous.

Course includes

A comprehensive set of reference notes covering course topics, follow-up telephone support and, for training on Transmedia premises, lunch and refreshments.

Course outline

Project Management

  • Project Menu overview
  • Using the new Project Manager
  • Using Adobe Prelude and Adobe Story
  • Conducting a Clip Notes review
  • HD video and film features
  • Importing newly supported video file formats
  • Importing RED and ARRI camera files directly
  • Using voice analysis

Advanced editing

  • Making sub-clips and merge clips
  • Tweaking in the new Trim window
  • 3 Point edits
  • Working with Multi CAM setups
  • Faster keyboard shortcuts

Acquiring and Editing Audio

  • Setting up a recording-area
  • Voicing professional narrations
  • Examining audio characteristics
  • Adjusting audio volume
  • Adding J-cuts and L-cuts

Mixing and Audio Effects

  • Sweetening sound with audio effects
  • Trying out stereo and 5.1 surround sound effects
  • Working with the audio mixer
  • Outputting tracks to submixes
  • Creating a 5.1 surround sound mix
  • Professional editing with Adobe Audition

Enhancing Colour, Editing Tips and Shortcuts

  • An overview of colour-oriented effects
  • Adjusting and enhancing colour
  • Using nested sequences
  • New 3 way Colour Corrector
  • Adjustment layers
  • Adobe Speedgrade CS6 integration

Compositing Techniques

  • Making compositing part of your projects
  • Working with the Opacity effect
  • Track Mattes
  • Two multiple track video effects: Blend and Texturise
  • Working with alpha channel transparencies
  • In depth Ultra Key functions
  • 8 & 16 point garbage mattes
  • Softening garbage mattes
  • Applying the Warp Stabiliser

Using Photoshop and After Effects in Your DV Project

  • Demonstrating Adobe Photoshop basics
  • Photoshop tips for DV productions
  • Importing from Photoshop
  • Importing Photoshop layers as a sequence
  • Editing Encore DVD menus in Photoshop
  • Integration with After Effects
  • Text animation with After Effects
  • Using effects and Motion Tracker
  • AE Exporting and Dynamic Link

Exporting Frames, Clips and Sequences

  • Export Options
  • Creating standard movie, image sequence and audio files
  • Using the Adobe Media Encoder
  • Working with edit decision lists
  • Exporting HD Video

Authoring DVDs with Premiere Pro and Encore DVD

  • Overview of DVD authoring in Premiere Pro
  • Previewing your DVD project
  • Adding DVD markers to the Timeline
  • Using DVD menu templates
  • Burning DVD and Blu-ray disks

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All our courses run in London and Bristol, or can be tailored to requirements at your own offices. For alternative dates, please email or call us on 0208 269 4260
All prices are per person and are subject to VAT
15% discount for groups of four delegates.
10% discount for groups of three delegates.
(This offer applies for delegates on the same public scheduled course on the same date.)

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