Video Editing Bootcamp

This program entails introductory yet advanced classes, showcasing the art of video editing; for beginners and professionals, teaching the principles behind top-notch video creations.

This intensive course will take you through the basic and advanced techniques of video editing, ranging from the arrangement of layers, mastering the tools of the major software, Adobe Premiere Pro and other related softwares to vivid color corrections, sound design and comprehensive project management.

This course will enable you to create amazing video contents with maximum impact and flexible editing capabilities.
You get to become powerfully skilled in Adobe Premiere Pro professional and advanced features, giving you practical expertise in creating your video projects.

Tuition:₦55,000
Location: Gbagada, Lagos

Course curriculum

1. INTRODUCTION TO PREMIERE PRO

  • An Overview Of Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Workspace
  • Panels and navigation
  • How to Access Your Working Files
  • Setting Up The Exercise Files
  • Re-linking To Assets

2. VIDEO PRODUCTION WORKFLOW

  • Workflow Overview
  • Video Shooting Tips And Techniques
  • Getting A Feel For Non-Linear Editing
  • Importing Assets 
  • Editing Video
  • Exporting Projects And Files

3. GETTING STARTED

  • Optimizing Your Hardware
  • Adjusting Premiere Pro Preferences 
  • Navigating Within The Workspace
  • Customizing Your Workspace
  • Customizing Your Monitors
  • How To Work With Monitor Overlays

4. IMPORTING, CAPTURING, AND EXTRACTING

  • Moving Video Files
  • Capturing Video From Tape
  • Extracting Video Files From DVDs
  • Importing Video And Other Assets
  • Using The Media Browser To View And Import Assets
  • Managing And Viewing Assets In The Project Panel
  • Creating and Using Sub-Clips

5. WORKING WITH AUDIO/VIDEO TRACKS

  • Explaining Why We Use Only One Set Of Tracks
  • Creating A New Sequence
  • Adding, Inserting And Arranging Clips In A Sequence
  • Using Keyboard Modifiers When Editing A Sequence
  • Detecting Duplicate Frames And Clips
  • Creating and Using Sub-Clips

6. TRIMMING AND ADJUSTING CLIPS AND SPECIAL EDITS

  • Trimming Clips In Advance – Project Panel And Source Monitor
  • Using The Trim Edit Tool
  • Editing With The Ripple And Rolling Edit Tools
  • Performing Slip, Slide And Split Edits
  • Using The Trim Mode And Trim Monitor
  • Adding Cutaways
  • Editing Wide And Tight
  • Using Markers To Create Matched-Action Edits
  • Exporting And Creating Still Frames
  • Changing Time – Slow, Fast And Reverse Motion

7. ADDING VIDEO AND AUDIO TRANSITIONS

  • Trying Out Some Video Transitions
  • Explaining Video Transition Properties
  • Applying And Replacing Video Transitions
  • Adjusting Video Transitions
  • Using Some Specialized Transitions
  • Applying And Adjusting Audio Transitions

8. WORKING WITH VIDEO EFFECTS

  • Making Sense Of The Numerous Video Effects
  • Trying Out Some Video Effects
  • Managing Video Effects
  • Adjusting Effect Properties
  • Animating Effects Using Key Frames
  • Copying, Pasting And Moving Key Frames
  • Adjusting Temporal Key Frame Interpolation

9. PERFORMING COLOR CORRECTION

  • Understanding The Color Correction Workflow
  • Organizing Our Recommended Color Correction Effects
  • Taking A Look At Scopes
  • Adjusting Tonality – Brightness And Contrast
  • Adjusting Color Using Secondary Color Correction Techniques
  • Using The Tint Effect
  • Applying the SpeedGrade Lumetri Effect
  • Exporting To SpeedGrade
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10. INTRODUCING COMPOSITING – LAYERING

  • Understanding How Compositing Works
  • Layering Graphics, Video Clips And Backgrounds
  • Working With Various Motion Effects To Composite Clips
  • Using A Nested Sequence And The Picture-In-A-Picture Technique
  • Using Opacity And Blending Modes
  • Working With Layered Photoshop Files
  • Performing Multi-Camera Editing
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11. ANIMATING MOTION EFFECTS

  • Animating Clips And Still Images With The Motion Effect
  • Smoothing Motion By Adjusting Bezier Curves
  • Matching The Motion Of An Object Within A Clip

12. USING KEYING EFFECTS

  • Taking A Look At Keying Effects
  • Trying Out Three Keying Effects
  • Using The Key Effect
  • Putting An Actor, Multiple Times, In A Single Scene

13. SPECIALIZED COMPOSITING METHODS

  • Using Adjustment Layers
  • Understanding The Track Matte Key Effect
  • Highlighting Part Of A Clip
  • Importing Or Adding Closed Captions To Projects
  • Working With Nested Sequences
  • Editing A Nested Sequence From The Source
  • Monitor Actor, Multiple Times, In A Single Scene

14. MAKING SPECIALIZED AUDIO EDITS

  • Using Audio From One Clip On Another Clip
  • Making J- And L-Cut Audio Edits
  • Normalizing Audio And Making Sample-Level Edits

15. WORKING WITH AUDIO EFFECTS

  • Checking Out Audio Effects
  • Working With Channel-Oriented Effects
  • Using Frequency And Pitch Control Effects
  • Applying Delay-Oriented Effects
  • Checking Out Noise Removal And Other Effects

16. WORKING WITH THE TEXT

  • The Importance Of Supers
  • Starting With A Template
  • Building Text From Scratch
  • Using Text Styles
  • Adding And Adjusting Text Properties
  • Adding Graphics, Images, And Textures To Titles
  • Making Text Roll Or Crawl
  • Creating Shapes And Using The Pen Tool

17. WORKING WITH THE ESSENTIAL GRAPHICS

  • Starting With AN Essential Graphics Template
  • Create custom Graphics Template
  • Adding and Editing Essential Graphics Template

18. WORKING WITH THE ESSENTIAL SOUND

  • Understanding Essential Sound Panel
  • Editing voice and music Essential sound
  • Creating sound effects
  • Matching voice and music seamlessly with Essential Sound

19. USING THE AUDIO TRACK AND CLIP MIXER

  • Working With The Audio Clip Mixer
  • Controlling And Automating Track Volume And Panning
  • Using Audio Effects In The Mixer
  • Recording A Narration Or Other Audio
  • Outputting Tracks To Submix Tracks

20. EXPORTING A PROJECT

  • Explaining The Export Workflow
  • Going Over Export Format Options
  • Exporting A Sequence, Clip Or Frame
  • Additional Resources
  • Final project assessment and Examination

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