Premiere Pro CC

Authors: Ryan Magner, Jason Cox, Kelsey Brannan, Matthew Pizzi, Joshua Samson

Premiere Pro is a non-linear editing program used by editors, producers, and loggers. Casual hobbyists will find Premiere useful for simple video editing, as well. Premiere is... Read more


These courses will help you reach a comfort level when working with basic features in Premiere Pro. By the end of this section you will have gained understanding of how to edit simple videos in Premiere Pro, and how to work with editing dialogue as well.


Premiere Pro CC Fundamentals

by Matthew Pizzi

Feb 22, 2016 / 3h 57m

Beginner • 3h 57m

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Adobe Premiere Pro CC Fundamentals is a course designed to get you up to speed with Premiere's major editing features so you can start cutting your own projects. In this course, we'll review how to create new projects, import media, and build sequences. Along the way, you'll learn about key editing techniques like 3-point editing, performing insert edits, and slip edits. We'll wrap up the course by looking at transitions, titles, and output.

Table of contents
  1. Welcome
    1m 22s
  2. Getting Started with Premiere Pro
    44m 21s
  3. Importing Media
    44m 41s
  4. Editing Basics
    32m 45s
  5. Editing Techniques
    40m 38s
  6. Mastering The Timeline
    24m 20s
  7. Working with Stills and Transitions
    23m 5s
  8. Adding Titles and Exporting
    26m 38s

Premiere Pro CC Building on the Fundamentals

by Jason Cox

Apr 14, 2017 / 3h 27m

Intermediate • 3h 27m

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If you're looking to dig deeper into Premiere Pro CC and learn about the tools professional editors use on a daily basis to make their videos stand out from the rest, then this course is for you. In this course, Premiere Pro CC Building on the Fundamentals, you'll build on what was learned in Premiere Pro CC Fundamentals. First, you'll discover more editing tools and tips. Next, you'll add some strength to your audio and color. Finally, you'll get into effects, multicam editing, and advanced export tricks. When you're finished with this course, you'll not only know more of what Premiere Pro CC has to offer, but you'll also learn to take familiar concepts to a more advanced level during the creation of your videos. Software required: Premiere Pro CC.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
    1m 6s
  2. Editing Techniques
    44m 44s
  3. Working with Audio
    34m 38s
  4. Using Effects Creatively and Practically
    39m 14s
  5. Color Correcting and Grading
    32m 48s
  6. Multicam Editing
    20m 46s
  7. Exporting and Archiving
    33m 45s

Premiere Pro CC Essential Graphics

by Kelsey Brannan

Mar 5, 2018 / 1h 14m

Intermediate • 1h 14m

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Have you ever wondered how to make animated graphics that you can re-use in your future video projects? If so, Premiere Pro CC Essential Graphics is the perfect course for you because you will learn how to create stylish and hip animated graphics, such as lower thirds and captions, to make your video stand out! First, you will learn how to use Premiere Pro's new Essential Graphics Panel. Next, you will explore how to make your design responsive and animate your graphics. Finally, you will discover how to export and save your designs as Motion Graphics Templates. When you’re finished with this Premiere Pro CC course, you will not only know how to create animated graphics in Premiere Pro, but also know the best practices for creating your own motion graphics templates in the future. Software required: Adobe Premiere Pro CC and Adobe After Effects CC (for last module).

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
    1m 26s
  2. Introduction to the Essential Graphics Panel
    29m 49s
  3. Responsive Design
    8m 47s
  4. Animating Graphics
    17m 42s
  5. Motion Graphics Templates
    16m 29s


This section focuses on diving deeper into some core Premiere Pro skills. You will feel comfortable working with projects that include multi-camera and action scene editing. You’ll also learn how to color correct and grade as well as create things like title sequences with effects and transitions.


Premiere Pro CC Multi-camera Editing

by Ryan Magner

Oct 14, 2016 / 3h 8m

Intermediate • 3h 8m

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In this course, Premiere Pro CC Multi-camera Editing, you will learn how to take your video shoots to the next level by shooting action with multiple cameras at once, and then editing that footage together for a dynamic multiple angle viewing experience. You will get a behind the scenes look at setting up and shooting a multi-camera video with DSLR cameras and high quality audio recording, processing and synchronizing the footage, and then editing with Premiere Pro CC's multi-camera editing view. Learning how to shoot and efficiently edit multi-camera footage will add a powerful, indispensable skill to your video-making tool belt.

Table of contents
  1. Introduction
    4m 4s
  2. Shooting a DSLR Multi-camera Video
    26m 26s
  3. Importing the Multi-cam Footage
    16m 38s
  4. Synchronizing DSLR Multi-cam Footage Manually
    13m 42s
  5. Synchronizing DSLR Multi-cam Footage Using Automation
    17m 37s
  6. Synchronizing Multi-cam Footage with Plural Eyes
    25m 39s
  7. Preparing the Multi-camera Sequence for Editing
    27m 34s
  8. Editing the Multi-camera Sequence
    39m 40s
  9. Using Multi-cam Editing to Make a Music Video
    16m 48s

Action Scene Editing Techniques

by Joshua Samson

Mar 11, 2016 / 1h 30m

Intermediate • 1h 30m

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Throughout these lessons, we'll delve into the considerations an editor needs to take when working with action scenes. We will examine footage from both documentary/sports style footage and edits as well as fictional action scenes. We cover considerations for this type of editing, common practices, and techniques to make your action scenes flow well. After this course, you will have the tools and knowledge to start putting together successful action scenes. Software required: Adobe Premiere Pro CC.

Table of contents
  1. Introduction and Project Overview
    1m 2s
  2. Action Scene Editing Techniques
    1h 29m 33s

Color Correction and Grading in Premiere Pro and SpeedGrade

by Jason Cox

Feb 5, 2016 / 2h 45m

Intermediate • 2h 45m

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Throughout this tutorial, we will learn all about the plethora of color correcting and grading tools found within Adobe's video editing application, Premiere Pro, as well as it's dedicated grading application, SpeedGrade. First, we'll look at the all new Lumetri Color panel built into Premiere, which gives us higher quality control over color than ever before and then we'll move on to how to take entire sequences and round trip with SpeedGrade when you truly need that extra granular control over your image. Software required: Premiere Pro CC 2015, SpeedGrade CC 2015.

Table of contents
  1. Introduction and Project Overview
    1m 30s
  2. Color Correction and Grading in Premiere Pro and SpeedGrade
    2h 44m 21s

Premiere Pro CC Essential Sound

by Kelsey Brannan

Dec 12, 2017 / 1h 10m

Intermediate • 1h 10m

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Have you ever created an awesome video, but you didn’t have the audio skills to mix the soundtrack properly? If so, Premiere Pro CC Essential Sound is the perfect course for you because you’ll learn how to edit and mix various types of sound. First, you’ll learn how to record dialogue or narration directly into Adobe Premiere Pro CC. Next, you’ll edit, repair, and enhance dialogue in the Essential Sound Panel. Third, you’ll find and license music, as well as remix and edit it to the beat of the music. Next, you’ll learn how to add special effects to your audio. Finally, you’ll discover how to correctly mix and add ambience to give your sound atmosphere. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll not only have mixed an entire video promo soundtrack, but you’ll also have skills to begin mixing your own awesome soundtracks for both web and broadcast in the future. Software required: Adobe Premiere Pro CC.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
    1m 21s
  2. Dialogue
    29m 30s
  3. Music
    18m 47s
  4. SFX
    6m 47s
  5. Ambience
    7m 31s
  6. Loudness and Final Touches
    6m 27s


In the final section of this path, you will master some of the more professional pipeline aspects of a Premiere Pro editor’s workflow. You will learn how to harness the power of metadata to stay organized. You’ll also learn about compression settings and how to get the best output for the job. Finally, you will learn how they can take their Premiere Pro knowledge and expand on it by working with round-tripping through other Creative Cloud Apps.


Premiere Pro CC Mastering Metadata

by Jason Cox

Oct 27, 2016 / 1h 20m

Intermediate • 1h 20m

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When it comes to staying organized and setting up a project properly, no creative professional has it harder than the video editor and motion graphic artist. In a single project, they may deal with dozens, hundreds, perhaps thousands of assets at a time. Metadata is often a word that strikes fear into the hearts of editors, but if mastered, can make perusing thousands of clips in search of that one golden shot, a piece of cake. In this course, Premiere Pro CC Mastering Metadata, you will see a break down to help understand what metadata is and how to use it to your advantage. First, you'll cover common metadata related terms and concepts. Then, you'll see how to quickly access and edit metadata for many clips at once. Finally, you will see how to search your metadata and make use of it for exports and future videos. When you've finished the course, you'll have a deep understanding of why metadata is a must. Required Software: Premiere Pro CC.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
    1m 23s
  2. Introduction to Metadata and Settings
    13m 16s
  3. Viewing and Editing Metadata in the Project Panel
    14m 47s
  4. Going Deeper with the Metadata Panel
    17m 43s
  5. Practical Uses for Metadata
    19m 25s
  6. The Media Cache
    13m 49s

Mastering Compression Settings in Premiere Pro and Media Encoder

by Jason Cox

Jul 21, 2016 / 2h 32m

Intermediate • 2h 32m

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Many editors out there may already be advanced users who know the ins and outs of Premiere and how to edit a great looking video. But then you hit the dreaded export settings window: a screen full of numbers and codecs and acronyms, bits and bytes that could make anyone's eyes glaze over with fear. In this course, you will see the complexities of compression and all the many settings found in Premiere demystified. First, you'll tackle some basic terminology to make sure you're speaking the right language with others, then you'll explore common settings for many real-world scenarios and lastly, you'll take a peek at Media Encoder to see how it can improve your daily workflow. When you're done, you will be able to deftly maneuver through deep settings whether you're exporting a rough cut to YouTube or a master for a film festival. Software required: Premiere Pro CC, Media Encoder CC.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
    1m 38s
  2. Fundamental Terms and Concepts of Video Compression
    20m 50s
  3. Common Master File Export Settings
    14m 55s
  4. Common Distribution File Export Settings
    22m 50s
  5. Universal Export Settings in Premiere Pro
    50m 47s
  6. Using Media Encoder to Enhance Your Export Workflow
    15m 38s
  7. Advanced Compression and Rendering Topics
    26m 7s

Premiere Pro Workflows Between Creative Cloud Apps

by Jason Cox

Apr 19, 2016 / 3h 20m

Intermediate • 3h 20m

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If you want to get the most out of Premiere Pro alongside Adobe's other creative applications, this course is perfect for you. In this course, Premiere Pro Workflows Between Creative Cloud Apps, you'll be taken on a tour of the various Dynamic Link and roundtrip workflows available to Premiere Pro CC 2015. First, you'll look at Premiere Pro as the center of the universe and see how many of the other Adobe applications integrate with it: Photoshop, Illustrator, Prelude, Audition, SpeedGrade, and After Effects. You'll learn about importing and updating logos designed in Photoshop or Illustrator, and you'll discover how to fix a piece of audio in Audition. You'll cover color grading in SpeedGrade, and, finally, you'll even get to design text templates in After Effects. By the end of this course, you'll understand how you can use a variety of creative cloud apps to enhance your work in Premiere Pro, creating better work than ever before. Required Software: Adobe Creative Cloud CC.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
    1m 34s
  2. Prelude CC: A Producer's and DIT's Best Friend
    21m 36s
  3. Working with Photoshop and Illustrator Files in Premiere Pro
    37m 2s
  4. Fixing and Mixing Audio with Audition CC
    32m 44s
  5. Color Grading with SpeedGrade CC
    28m 11s
  6. Round Tripping with After Effects CC
    44m 3s
  7. Creating Live Text Templates with After Effects CC
    35m 39s

What you will learn

  • Editing Simple and Complex Videos
  • Working with Dialogue
  • Multi-camera and Action Scene Editing Techniques
  • Color Correction and Grading
  • Title Sequences, Effects and Transitions
  • Working with Metadata
  • Compression Settings -Creative Cloud Round-tripping


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