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Video Editing 101

What do I do with all this video footage I shot? Where do I start? How do I add music to my videos? Export my project for YouTube, Facebook...there are so many export options, which one do I choose? Not sure where to start...this course is for you!

In this course, we introduce beginner concepts and techniques for non-linear video editing. Targeted at beginning videographers and editors, this course covers how to work with your video footage, create and work with sequences, add transitions, add or modify audio and export your clip for viewing. In this course we will use Adobe Premiere Pro for editing but the basic concepts can be applied in any editing program.

Please register early, within 5 days of the start date, to reduce the likelihood of course cancellation.

Topics Covered

● Project/Footage Organization
● Importing media into your project
● Placing video and audio tracks on the timeline
● Editing tracks on the timeline
● Adding transitions
● Basic keyframe use for audio
● Basic color correction
● Add text, shapes, and logos to your project
● Export media for use on YouTube, Vimeo, Instagram and DVD delivery 


This course is geared towards beginners in video editing. The concepts covered assume you have shot video and understand basic video concepts and terminology. A good pre-requisite for this course is the Basic Video Course here at Precision Camera and Video. This course is for those who want to learn the basics of editing video from RAW footage to exporting a simple completed project.

Schedule and Format

This is a lecture class. The application will be displayed on the screen and students can follow along. Please bring a notebook and something to write with as well.

You may bring a laptop if you want to follow along with your own footage; however, the instructor will not be able to provide computer, OS or application support.

About the Instructor

Todd White specializes in fashion, commercial and portrait videography and photography. He is a LUMIX Global Ambassador and also partners with Saramonic and Nanlite for audio and lighting. His client list includes Facebook, Pinterest, The Alamo, Nolan Ryan Foods, Neiman Marcus and various fashion designers. Todd has photographed with many country music artists including Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert and George Strait. His commercial work has been published in Vogue, British Vogue, Elle, People, the Wall Street Journal as well as other publications. He is a two-time Emmy award-winning Producer and Videographer for the Daytripper TV show on PBS. Todd is an instructor at Precision Camera and Video in Austin, TX.

Please review our class cancellation policy below.

Class Cancellations

Tier 1: Standard Classes

If you register for a tier 1 class and do not show up, your payment will be forfeited. You can reschedule a class only if notice is given 24 hours before the start time of the class. Unless otherwise stated, class refunds are only issued to customers that provide notice to the store that they would like a refund 48 hours before the class. Refunds will not be issued to customers who sign up for a class but fail to attend.

Minimum Enrollment

Each class needs a minimum number of students to enroll before the class can “make.” This class needs a minimum of 4 students. If the minimum enrollment has not been met two business days before the class begins, the class will be cancelled. All students who enrolled in the class will be notified by telephone or email, and may transfer to a different class or be issued a refund (see refund procedure). We encourage all students to enroll as soon as registration begins. Please check your phone and email messages, including your SPAM.

How to Reschedule or Cancel a Class
Please contact the store at 512-467-7676 or email to cancel a class. Class cancellations or requests to be rescheduled that are sent through other channels, such as Facebook or messages, will not be honored.


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