Nothing tells a story better than a well crafted digital video. This course is designed to teach you the elusive and technical art of visual storytelling using Adobe Prelude and Premiere Pro CC. Software required: Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2015 or later, Adobe Prelude 2015 or later.
Nothing tells a story better than a well crafted digital video. In this course, Fundamentals of Video Production in Adobe Prelude and Premiere Pro, you will learn how to create a compelling and effective video production while simultaneously avoiding many of the common traps most newbie video editors fall into. First, you will learn how to properly import video content like a professional by starting in Adobe Prelude; one of the most under-used softwares in the Creative Cloud platform. Next, you will leverage the power of Prelude's Logging feature to add sub-clips and comments throughout your video footage and build a rough cut using logged metadata. Finally, you will learn how to take a rough cut from Prelude into Adobe Premiere Pro. From there, you will further edit this composition using advanced video cutting techniques that well trained editors know how to implement. When you are finished with this video production course, you'll not only know how to build incredibly effective video content from the start, but also how to work in collaboration with fellow editors using the Adobe Creative Cloud platform for visual storytelling. Software required: Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2015 or later, Adobe Prelude 2015 or later.
What is Adobe Prelude used for?
Adobe Prelude is a video editing tool for tagging media with metadata. It is very useful for searching purposes, post-production workflows, and footage management. It allows you to add sub clips and comments throughout video footage and build a rough cut using logged metadata.
Do Adobe Premiere Pro and Prelude go hand in hand?
Yes! Adobe Prelude works in conjunction with Premiere pro by allowing video professionals to organize their video files with markers, comments, and other types of metadata in a digital workflow. You can then export files from Adobe Prelude straight to Premiere Pro.
What will I learn in this course?
In this course you will learn the fundamentals of video production in Adobe Prelude and Premiere Pro, including:
Video ingestion in Adobe Prelude
Adding and manipulating metadata
Smart video logging in Prelude
Video logging workflow
Creating a rough cut in Adobe Prelude
Sending a rough cut from Prelude to Premiere Pro
Editing and rendering in Premiere Pro
Who should take this course?
Anyone who wants to learn Adobe Prelude and Premiere Pro to improve video footage organization should take this course! It will be especially useful for video professionals, producers, and directors, or those aspiring to be such!
Are there prerequisites to this course?
Nope! No previous experience with or knowledge of Adobe Predude or Premiere Pro is required. But you will want to have access to Prelude and Premiere Pro before diving into the course.
Acosta is best known as a digital media consultant and mentor for some of the largest Fortune 500 companies. He is also co-founder and product manager of Woowave DreamSync, a software designed to synchronize audio and video without the need for timecode.