Premiere Pro Tutorial Part 61: Other Speed Change Options

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By Andrew Devis (doodleNEWS) In the last couple of Premiere Pro tutorials, we’ve looked at changing the speed of a clip with 4-point edits. However, there are a few more options for changing the speed of a clip including the ‘Rate Stretch’ tool covered in tutorial 19: The next … [Read more...]

Premiere Pro Tutorial Part 60: Getting Slow-Motion Clips To Play Well

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By Andrew Devis (doodleNEWS) In the last tutorial, we talked about 4-point edits and how to use this to create slow-motion clips. However, there is a gotcha here … while speeding up a clip will result in Premiere Pro dropping frames, to slow a clip down means it must create new frames to … [Read more...]

Filmstro Music Scoring App Gets Update

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Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Filmstro is a really cool app for filmmakers who have trouble with finding the right stock music for their film, or who don't like stock music to begin with. Sometimes it's too expensive to book a composer, or the timeframe is too tight. Filmstro approaches music … [Read more...]

Adobe Fixes Critical Premiere Bug With Latest Update

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By Larry Jordan (doddleNEWS) Last night, Adobe released the 11.1.2 update for Premiere Pro, fixing a major bug in its Media Cache management. Prior to this release, activating that feature risked deleting all media files. “The most important change with 11.1.2 is addressing issues introduced … [Read more...]

Premiere Pro Tutorial Part 59: 4-Point Edits

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By Andrew Devis (doodleNEWS) In the previous Premiere Pro tutorial, we looked at 3-point edits, but as well as specifying either an 'In' OR 'Out' point in the timeline, it’s possible to specify BOTH an 'In' AND 'Out' point in the timeline. You can see the duration of your selection in … [Read more...]

Premiere Pro Tutorial Part 58: 3-Point Edits

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By Andrew Devis (doodleNEWS) 3-point edits are the most common type of edits in Premiere Pro. However, even with these standard edits, there are helpful variations to learn. So what is a 3-point edit? First, it requires you to have selected 3 points. The first 2 points are usually the In … [Read more...]

Premiere Pro Tutorial Part 57: Useful Keyboard Shortcuts – The Num Pad

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By Andrew Devis (doodleNEWS) These Keyboard Shortcuts in Premiere Pro require you to have a Num Pad (NP) on your keyboard, or a USB NP. It’s also worth saying that you can select panels with shortcuts, all of which can be found under the Window menu in Premiere Pro. Note that the … [Read more...]

Premiere Pro Tutorial Part 56: Useful Keyboard Shortcuts

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By Andrew Devis (doodleNEWS) While there are many keyboard shortcuts in Premiere Pro (check out our previous entries here and here), in this tutorial I want to cover some of the most used shortcuts which can help speed up your workflow. Note that these Premiere Pro keyboard shortcuts are … [Read more...]

Premiere Pro Tutorial Part 55: Customizing Keyboard Shortcuts

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By Andrew Devis (doodleNEWS) As in the last tutorial on Keyboard Shortcuts in Premiere Pro, while working on a Mac, click ‘Premiere Pro>Keyboard Shortcuts’ and PC – ‘Edit>Keyboard Shortcuts’ to get this. Firstly, if you’re used to other NLEs such as Final Cut Pro X or … [Read more...]

doddleREVIEWS: FxFactory For The Mac Editor

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Why every editor needs FxFactory. By Kevin P. McAuliffe (doddleNEWS) I’ve been a reviewer for a long time, and looking way back, one of the first companies I wrote a review of was Noise Industries, and they have always been a favorite of mine. For this review, I want to circle back to Noise … [Read more...]

Premiere Pro Tutorial Part 54: Learning Keyboard Shortcuts

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By Andrew Devis (doodleNEWS) Why use Keyboard Shortcuts in Premiere Pro? The simple answer is speed. When you start with Premiere Pro (PP), you’ll most likely use the mouse a great deal. But when you start editing more seriously you’ll find the mouse to be frustratingly slow and so you … [Read more...]

Premiere Pro Tutorial Part 53: Slip Into Sync

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By Andrew Devis (doodleNEWS) One of the reasons why you might want to un-link the video and audio portions of a clip in Premiere Pro is to create an edit type called a ‘split edit.’ In short, you want the audio or the video to start before the other part to help build anticipation, or as part … [Read more...]

Adobe Updates Premiere Pro, After Effects, Audition, and More

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By Larry Jordan (doddleNEWS) This morning at 9:00 AM (Los Angeles time), Adobe updated and released updates for: Adobe Premiere Pro CC Adobe After Effects CC Adobe Audition CC Adobe Media Encoder CC Adobe Character Animator (beta) I’ve had the opportunity to work with these new … [Read more...]

Premiere Pro Tutorial Part 52: Move Into Sync

Move-Slip into Sync

By Andrew Devis (doodleNEWS) There are a number of reasons why you would want to un-link the video and audio portions of a clip in Premiere Pro. However, this can also lead to the clips moving out of sync with each other, which may not matter much for clips without dialogue, such as clips of the … [Read more...]

Premiere Pro Tutorial Part 51: Unlinking Clips In The Timeline

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By Andrew Devis (doodleNEWS) In this Premiere Pro tutorial, I explain unlinking clips in the timeline, and there are a number of reasons why you would want to un-link the video and audio portions of a clip in your timeline. One example may be to create either a J or an L … [Read more...]

Premiere Pro Tutorial Part 50: Send Audio To Audition, Pt 2

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By Andrew Devis (doodleNEWS) Here is part 2 of my Premiere Pro tutorial on sending audio to Audition. The second way to do so is more advanced as it will send all the audio in your sequence to Audition, and allow you to work in a non-destructive way in the ‘Multitrack Editor,’ which allows … [Read more...]