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Premiere Pro CS6 is one of the most powerful and widely used video software available today — used by everyone from YouTube personalities to broadcast show and feature film editors. Adobe Certified Premiere Pro Instructor John Snape will guide you through the newest version of the software utilizing his teaching and professional experience. His conversational style blends technical information with tons of necessary background and useful real-world examples. The course covers everything from Definitions and Workflow, to the Timeline, Editing Techniques, Compositing, and using Adobe Encore to create DVD's and Blu-Ray discs. Downloadable files are also available for students to follow along in the editing process. Professor John Snape teaches Premiere Pro professionally, has a degree in Photography and Computer Science, as well as founded his own photography/videography studio.

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I. Introduction
  Introduction to Premiere Pro CS6 33:01
   Intro 0:00 
   What You Can Gain from This Course 0:11 
    The Two Certification Paths: ACA & ACE 1:00 
    Structure of the Course 3:51 
   What is Premiere Pro and Why Use It? 7:12 
    What is Premiere Pro and Why Use It? 7:13 
   Common Filming Techniques 11:21 
    Catching Ambient Sound 11:52 
    Handles 12:47 
    Sync Sound 14:44 
   Copyright Issues 16:33 
    Copyright Issues 16:34 
    Copyright Infringement Penalties 19:27 
   Contacting Adobe 23:06 
    Contacting Adobe 23:07 
   System Requirements 26:50 
    System Requirements: Mac OS 26:51 
    System Requirements: Window 29:04 
   Finding The Lesson Files 31:10 
    Finding The Lesson Files 31:11 
  The Standard Digital Video Workflow 20:27
   Intro 0:00 
   The Standard Digital Video Workflow 0:35 
    Acquiring Video 0:35 
    Capturing Video 3:46 
    Organizing Clips 5:23 
    Build Rough Cut 6:27 
    Place Transitions & Effects 8:18 
    Create Titles & Graphics 10:08 
    Mix Audio 11:17 
    Export Finished Video 15:53 
  Some Term Definitions 46:04
   Intro 0:00 
   Frame Sizes 1:15 
    Standard Video Sizes 1:26 
   Interlaced vs. Progressive 5:50 
    Interlaced vs. Progressive 6:04 
   Frame Rates 9:24 
    Common Frame Rates 9:25 
    Non-Drop Frame Timecode & Drop Frame Timecode 18:26 
   Compression 20:49 
    Compression Overview 20:50 
    MPEG-1 & MPEG-2 21:31 
    AVCHD 25:21 
    VC-1 26:16 
   Aspect Ratios 27:17 
    Common Aspect Ratios 27:18 
    Types of Shots 29:32 
    Wide Shot 30:37 
    Mid Shot 30:50 
    Medium Close Up 31:00 
     31:12 
    Extreme Close Up 31:24 
    Cut In 31:44 
    Point of View 31:54 
    Tracking Shot & Dolly Shot 32:06 
    Zoom 32:22 
    Establishing Shot 32:30 
    Low Angle & High Angle 32:52 
    Lean In & Lean Out 33:08 
    Noddy 32:21 
    Two Shot 33:54 
    Over the Shoulder 34:11 
    Freeze Frame 34:45 
    Whip Pan 35:18 
    Jump Cut 36:01 
    Slow Motion & Montage Sequence 36:48 
    A-Roll & B-Roll 38:17 
   Personal Teaching Philosophy 41:04 
  Expanding the Workflow 13:57
   Intro 0:00 
   Expanding the Workflow 0:35 
    Adobe CS6 Creative Suite Workflow 1:07 
    Prelude & Bridge Overview 1:15 
    Adobe Dynamic Link 2:40 
    Speedgrade Overview 5:00 
    Encore, Flash, & Media Encoder Overview 5:42 
   Memory Preferences 8:28 
    Memory Preferences 8:29 
II. Starting to Edit
  Projects & Sequences 44:55
   Intro 0:00 
   What Are Projects & Sequences? 0:17 
    Project Structure 1:49 
   Setting Up a Project 4:24 
    Creating a New Project in Premiere 4:25 
    Video Rendering and Playback 4:53 
    Video Display Format 6:16 
    Audio Display Format 7:41 
    Capture Format 8:57 
    Location 10:17 
    Scratch Disks Setting 12:29 
   Setting Up a Sequence 15:50 
    Setting Up a Sequence 15:51 
    Sequence Presets 19:16 
    Frame Size & Sequence Settings 23:25 
    Creating & Saving a Custom Sequence Preset 25:48 
  Importing Media 27:05
   Intro 0:00 
   Importing Media 0:13 
    Asset 0:14 
    Using the Media Browser 0:58 
    Importing Video 7:11 
    Importing JPEG/Illustrator Files 10:52 
    Importing Photoshop Files 12:46 
    Media Browser or Import Command? 23:09 
  Essentials of Video Editing 21:39
   Intro 0:00 
   Keyboard Shortcuts & Menus Overview 0:06 
    Keyboard Shortcuts 0:07 
    Why I Will Use Menus During This Course 0:38 
   Getting Around The Interface 2:00 
    Getting Around the Panels 2:31 
    Navigating the Timeline 6:59 
    J-K-L Playback 11:33 
    Compressing & Zooming the Timeline 18:10 
  The Source & Program Monitors 38:56
   Intro 0:00 
   The Source & Program Monitors 0:09 
    Adding & Deleting Buttons 0:38 
    Still & Playback Resolution 7:22 
    Using Markers 12:29 
    Sync Lock and Track Lock 17:43 
    Moving Clips 23:20 
    Extracting and Deleting Clips 25:52 
    Finding Holes in Timeline 32:25 
    Why are There So Many Ways to Do Something? 35:18 
  The Toolbox 32:07
   Intro 0:00 
   The Toolbox 0:09 
    Selection Tool (V) 0:21 
    Track Select Tool (A) 3:41 
    Ripple Edit Tool (B) 5:28 
    Rolling Edit Tool (N) 9:05 
    Rate Stretch Tool (X) 11:30 
    Razor Tool ( C ) 15:10 
    Slip Tool (Y) & Slide Tool (U) 18:26 
    Pen Tool (P) 25:05 
    Hand Tool (H) 27:55 
    Zoom Tool (Z) 29:18 
  The Timeline Panel 35:33
   Intro 0:00 
   Navigating the Timeline 0:31 
    Timeline Mouse Scrolling 1:56 
    Switching Tabs Shortcut 3:55 
    Viewing the Timeline 5:47 
   The Timeline Header Area 9:08 
    Targeting the Tracks 10:02 
    Working with Tracks 12:08 
  Organizing for Efficiency 39:41
   Intro 0:00 
   Organizing for Efficiency 0:24 
    Why Organize? 0:25 
    The Project Panel 2:13 
    Working with Bins 4:05 
    Organizing with Content Analysis 15:55 
    Creating Subclips 23:23 
    Some Changes For Editing 29:58 
    The Media Cache 36:11 
III. Expanding Your Skills
  Advanced Editing Techniques 54:34
   Intro 0:00 
   Advanced Editing Techniques 0:10 
    Cutting to the Action 0:13 
    Four-Point Editing 3:53 
    Replacing Clips 11:40 
    Nesting Sequences 16:10 
    Trimming 21:47 
    Retiming Clips 43:01 
    J-cuts & L-cuts 46:57 
  Audio & Video Transitions 41:50
   Intro 0:00 
   Audio & Video Transitions 0:08 
    What are Transitions? 0:17 
    The Most-used Transitions 2:38 
    Edit Points and Handles 11:18 
    Adding Transition 17:00 
    Using A/B Mode to Fine-tune 24:28 
    Spinning Newspaper 28:10 
    Iris Transition 36:52 
  Working with Titles 27:26
   Intro 0:00 
   Working with Titles 0:07 
    Video Typography Definitions 0:13 
    The Titler Window 4:19 
    Creating and Modifying Titles 5:02 
    Using Styles 13:10 
    Shapes and Logos 16:17 
    Making a Lower Third 18:18 
    Rolling and Crawling Text 19:13 
    Saving Your Style 25:59 
  Default Fixed Effects, Part 1 42:49
   Intro 0:00 
   Keyframes 0:07 
    What are Keyframes? 0:32 
   The Motion Effects 2:02 
    Position 3:49 
    Anchor Point & Scale 5:09 
    Rotation 8:58 
    Anti-flicker Filter 11:15 
    Velocity 11:50 
    Temporal Interpolation 13:55 
   Opacity & Blend Mode 17:21 
    Opacity & Blend Mode 17:22 
   Adding Video Effects 21:05 
    Black & White 21:53 
    Gaussian Blur 23:34 
    Other Effects Overview 30:08 
   Effect Preset 32:50 
    Bevel Edges Thick 33:00 
    Picture in Pictures 34:22 
   Most-used Effects 37:03 
    Most-used Video Effects 37:04 
    Most-used Audio Effects 37:47 
    Audio Gain 38:33 
  Default Fixed Effects, Part 2 17:30
   Intro 0:00 
   Masking Out Logo 0:07 
    Masking Out Logo Method 1: Using Black Video 0:08 
    Masking Out Logo Method 2: Using Mosaic & Four-Point Garbage Matte 04:21 
    Masking Out Logo Method 3: Gaussian Blur 8:30 
   Masking Out Faces 9:47 
    Masking Out Faces 9:48 
   Bleeping Out Words 12:40 
    Bleeping Out Words 12:41 
  Editing & Mixing Audio 22:03
   Intro 0:00 
   Editing & Mixing Audio 0:19 
    The Different Types of Audio Tracks 0:20 
    Adjusting Volume 7:29 
    Adjusting Gain 15:01 
    The Difference Between Volume & Gain 18:02 
    Normalizing Audio 20:03 
  Exporting Your Video 29:47
   Intro 0:00 
   Exporting Your Video 0:11 
    Single Frame Exporting 0:18 
    Master Copy Exporting 3:07 
    Using Dynamic Link 7:01 
    Output to Videotape 9:24 
    The Project Manager 23:14 
IV. Advanced Topics
  Compositing and Green Screen 20:56
   Intro 0:00 
   Alpha Channels 0:29 
    What are Alpha Channels? 0:30 
   Compositing 2:07 
    Why do Compositing? 2:08 
   Using the Opacity Fixed Effect 3:28 
    Using the Opacity Fixed Effect 3:29 
    Blend Mode 6:17 
   Using Alpha Channel Transparencies 7:42 
    Alpha Channel Transparencies Overview 7:43 
    Title & Alpha Channel 8:16 
   Keying 9:51 
    What is Keying? 9:52 
    Keying a Green Screen: Chroma Key 10:19 
   Using Track Matte Key 15:32 
    Using Track Matte Key 15:33 
  Multicamera Editing 17:06
   Intro 0:00 
   Why Use Multiple Cameras? 0:10 
    Why Use Multiple Cameras? 0:14 
   Syncing 2:09 
    Timecode Sync 2:10 
    Marker Sync 6:36 
   Using the Multicamera Monitor 9:10 
    Using the Multicamera Monitor to Edit 9:11 
    Syncing With a Clean Audio Clip 12:11 
  Fixing Color 39:12
   Intro 0:00 
   Typical Workflow 0:11 
    Typical Workflow 0:12 
   Color Effect 0:55 
    The Color Correction Workspace 0:56 
    Leave Color 9:16 
    Change Color 10:51 
    Tint and Black & White 12:08 
   Fixing Exposure 14:24 
    Luma Curve 14:25 
   Fixing Color Balance 18:41 
    Three-Way Color Corrector 18:42 
   Creating a “look” 22:59 
    Adjustment Layer 23:35 
   Exporting to SpeedGrade 30:34 
    Exporting to SpeedGrade 30:35 
  Advanced Audio Control 33:15
   Intro 0:00 
   Advanced Audio Control 0:07 
    Adjusting Sequence Audio Levels 0:23 
    Keyframe Audio Effects 1:36 
    Audio Mixer 6:45 
    Adjusting Equalization 12:52 
    Audio Mixer Effects 18:01 
    Fixing Noisy Audio 21:24 
    Recording a Scratch Narration Track 28:30 
  Practice Projects 18:13
   Intro 0:00 
   Practice Projects 0:14 
    Use of the Assets Provided 0:47 
    Downloading the Clips 1:37 
    Where You Can Reach Me 8:46 
    Creating a Commercial 10:14 
    Creating a Music Video 13:45 
V. Input & Output Using the Creative Suite
  Adobe Prelude Workflow 40:25
   Intro 0:00 
   Ingesting and Organizing Your Files 0:08 
    Ingesting and Organizing Your Files 0:15 
   Marking Clips 14:19 
    Subclip Overview 14:20 
    Comment Clip Overview 15:12 
    Flash Cue Point Overview 15:34 
    Web Link Overview 16:01 
    Chapter Overview 16:19 
    Speech Transcription Overview 16:40 
    Adding a Subclip 17:07 
    Adding a Web Link 19:20 
   Creating Rough Cuts 20:14 
    Creating Rough Cuts 20:15 
   Exporting 24:35 
    Exporting to Premiere Pro 24:36 
    Exporting for Final Cut Pro XML 28:42 
    Send to Premiere Pro 29:39 
   Capturing From Tape 30:50 
    Capturing From Tape 30:51 
  Using Adobe Media Encoder 31:06
   Intro 0:00 
   Adobe Media Encoder Settings 0:08 
    Deciding How to Export 0:26 
    Cropping & Source Range 3:07 
    Using Presets 5:08 
    Adjusting Video Settings 7:41 
    Adjusting Audio Settings 16:00 
    Multiplexer & FTP 18:47 
    Saving Your Changes to a Preset 19:42 
    Queue & Export 20:50 
    Duplicating & Changing Settings 21:53 
   Adobe Media Encoder Preferences 23:53 
    General 23:54 
    Appearance 28:02 
    Media 28:12 
    Metadata 28:27 
    Memory 29:25 
  Introduction to Adobe Encore 44:12
   Intro 0:00 
   The Adobe Encore Workflow 0:24 
    Gathering Assets 0:33 
    Generating Menus 1:19 
    Setting Up Navigation 1:26 
    Exporting Your Project 1:35 
   Some Terminology 2:38 
    Sending Your Project to Encore 2:39 
    Project Settings 4:00 
    Terminology 7:52 
   Planning 13:43 
    Planning 13:44 
   Sequence vs. Timelines 18:16 
    Sequence vs. Timelines 18:17 
   Adobe Functional Content 19:08 
    Adobe Functional Content 19:09 
   Importing Assets & Working With Timelines 27:52 
    Importing Assets 27:53 
    Working With Timeline 30:56 
    Adding Chapters & Setting Poster Frame 32:48 
    Slideshows 37:08 
  Adobe Encore: Menus 28:35
   Intro 0:00 
   Menu Features 0:10 
    Menu Features 0:11 
   Adding Menus to Projects 3:41 
    Importing Menus 3:42 
    Creating a New Menu 6:27 
    Selecting & Adding Menu Texts 8:12 
    Buttons Routing Overview 10:30 
    Safe Zone 12:56 
   Why Photoshop is Your Friend 14:35 
    Editing Your Menus in Photoshop 14:36 
   Working with Menu Texts 19:30 
    Working with Menu Texts 19:31 
   Creating Buttons 23:00 
    Creating Buttons 23:01 
   Menu Color Sets 23:35 
    Menu Color Sets 23:56 
  Adobe Encore: Setting Up Navigation 25:14
   Intro 0:00 
   Setting Up Navigation 0:17 
    Setting First Play 0:35 
    Linking Assets 6:40 
    End Actions 10:58 
    Flowcharting Project Navigation & Playlists 12:42 
    Creating Easter Eggs 18:06 
  Adobe Encore: Exporting Your Projects 17:45
   Intro 0:00 
   Exporting Your Project 0:14 
    Previewing and testing Your Project 0:30 
    Burning a DVD or Blu-ray Disc 4:36 
    Exporting a Flash Video 11:16 
    Other Types of Output 14:37