Video Editing

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    Editing Training

    Learn the art of video editing from our expert instructors using popular video editing software.

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    eLearning

    Learn any time, any place, any pace with flexible, customizable eLearning options.

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    Skills Assessment

    Teams and individuals find out exactly where they stand and get a personalized learning plan.

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    Custom Learning

    Custom learning programs developed by MKCL & Al Mihad Training Centre, tailored to you.

Introduction

Today, we can find the video as media in various fields such as education, entertainment, advertising and marketing, business, games, communication, and the list may go on and on. Day by day, the presence of video media is increasing on the web along with film and television. YouTube is a great example of web video streaming.

Career Opportunities

• Television Studio • Film Studio • Advertising studio • Multimedia companies • eLearning companies • Web-Designing companies

Academic Approach

The Academic Approach of the course focuses on the “work centric” education i.e. begin with work (and not from a book !), derive knowledge from work and apply that knowledge to make the work more wholesome, useful and delightful.

Why take admission?

Editing is an important element of the video creation process. It is an art of storytelling; it is a process of modifying or re-arranging the segments of video from one or more video tapes to create a final piece of video. The major task of video editor includes editing of soundtracks, video, and film for the motion picture and broadcast visual media industries.

Career Paths

• Television & Film Editor • Video Editor • Assistant Video Editor • Film Compositor • VFX Compositor

Objective

The ultimate objective is to empower the Learner to engage in socially useful and productive work. It aims at leading the learner to his/her rewarding career as well as development of the society.

Syllabus

Skills

Importing and Capturing Footage, Timeline, Sequence and Clip Management, Basic Video Editing, Editing Audio, Mixing and Creating Effects with the Audio Mixer, Creating Transitions, Creating Titles and Graphics, Working with advanced editing techniques, Using Video Effects, Using Color mattes and Backdrops, Enhancing Video, Wrapping Up and Exporting

Outputs

Video Merging, Advertisement creation, video effects, Creating a Short Film

Detailed Syllabus:
  • Introduction to Video Editing with Premiere CS4

    • Overview of Video Editing
    • Uses of Premiere Pro CS4
    • Features of Premiere CS4
    • Installing Premiere Pro CS4
  • Importing and Capturing Footage

    • Importing files as footage
    • Importing stills
    • Importing layered Photoshop and Illustrator files
    • Dealing with missing media
    • Setting up to capture from tape
    • Logging Tapes
    • Batch-capturing footage
  • Editing Audio

    • What is Audio?
    • Timeline Audio Tracks
    • Editing Audi
    • Recording Audio
    • Gaining, Fading and Balancing
  • Creating Titles and Graphics

    • Using the Titler
    • Creating titles from templates
    • Modifying a title
    • Creating titles from scratch
    • Superimposing a title
    • Creating a title roll or crawl
  • Using Color mattes and Backdrops

    • Mattes, Transparency and Opacity
    • Create transparency, solid colors with keys mattes
    • Matte other than the alpha channel
    • Using more mattes
  • Introduction to Moviemaking

    • Basics of digital video and movie editing
    • Comparing camcorder formats
    • Understanding video codecs
    • Shooting better video
  • Timeline, Sequence and Clip Management

    • Timeline
    • Using Multiple Sequences
  • Mixing and Creating Effects with the Audio Mixer

    • Audio Mixer Overview
    • Setting Track Volume & Mixing Tracks
    • Panning & Balancing
    • Applying effects with Audio Mixer
  • Working with advanced editing techniques

    • Editing Utilities
    • Editing with tool panel tools
    • Fine tuning edits using the trim monitor panel
    • Editing a Clip Using Clip Commands
  • Creating Motion Effects

    • Motion effect controls in Effect Controls Panel
    • Working with the Motion Controls
    • Using timeline Panel to Preview & add Keyframes
    • Editing Motion Paths
    • Adding Effects to Motion Paths
    • Using a clip with an Alpha Channel
    • Creating Traveling Mattes
  • Getting Started with Premiere Pro CS4

    • Working with workspace
    • Customizing the Workspace in Premiere Pro CS4
    • Working with project settings
  • Basic Video Editing

    • Basic Editing Concept and Tools
    • Working with Monitor Panels
    • Creating Insert and Overlay Edits
    • Editing in the Timeline
    • Setting In and Out Points in the Timeline Panel
  • Creating Transitions

    • About Video Transitions (Overview)
    • Applying transitions
    • Adjusting Transitions
    • Customizing Transitions
    • Various Transitions Effects
  • Using Video Effects

    • Exploring the Video Effects
    • Applying a Video Effect
    • Using Video Effects with Keyframes
    • Superimposing Video Clip Using Keying Video Effect
    • Applying effects using Image Matte Keying Effects
    • Touring Premiere Pro Video Effects
  • Wrapping Up and Exporting

    • Preparing to export video
    • Exporting to tape
    • Exporting to Encore DVD
    • Exporting to various formats using Adobe Encoder
    • Sharing Your Movies Online
Duration
120 Hours to be covered in either 2 months (8 weeks) or 3 months (12 weeks).