Adobe Premiere Pro CS4

This is an Adobe Premiere Pro CS4 Course designed to get you up to speed with professional Non-Linear Video Editing and Compositing. You should be familiar with the Mac or Windows operating system. KLH can also configure custom training options upon request.

If you are editing footage for Film or Video, doing Web Development and Animation, or working with LiveMotion, After Effects, Photoshop, or Illustrator, Adobe Premiere Pro CS4 is an excellent tool to move your workflow to a more productive and professional level.

Those doing any type Image Editing or Graphics Compositing with Photoshop or Illustrator can use Adobe Premiere Pro to use their art with Video.

Basic Class Info

Who Should Attend

If you are editing footage for Film or Video, doing Web Development and Animation, or working with After Effects, Photoshop, or Illustrator, Adobe Premiere Pro CS4 is an excellent tool to move your workflow to a more productive and professional level.

Those doing any type Image Editing or Graphics Compositing with Photoshop or Illustrator can use Adobe Premiere Pro to use their art with Video.

Creators of DVD content using Adobe Encore CS4


Prerequisites

You should be familiar with either the Windows or Macintosh operating systems.


Workflows Benefiting from Adobe Premiere Pro CS4

Video Post Production & Film Makers

Broadcast Production

Corporate Video Developers

Cross–Media Publishers

Web Developers & Content creators

Flash Developers

Prepress Workflows

Graphic Design Studios–


Basic Pricing & Training Options

Pricing & Training Overview

KLH Basic Consulting & Training Rates

Feel free to click on any of the links below to get a general idea of our basic rates. We feel you will find them quite reasonable and competitive with the “traditional one shoe fits all” options available elsewhere.

Drop us a line and let us know what your specific workflow needs are and we will be glad to send you personal quote. We will also target any quotes to your needs and will work with you to stay within budget restraints and still deliver the best training possible.

We can also help you develop your workflow via consulting and onsite outsourcing.

FrameMaker structured workflows are especially welcome here at KLH.

Phone: 508.362.8206

Email: mab@klhpublishing.com

Online Form: Click Here Now

vText Link: Click Here Now use 508.362.8206 or 508.364.5750

Some pricing options require that travel costs and training materials are extra.

Please feel free to contact us at anytime for more info or a custom quote.


OnSite Training

Onsite Training

If you send 12 people to a traditional classroom setting you’ll end up paying around $8,000+. This doesn’t include the costs of travel & lodging. Trying to coordinate schedules and down time are also hidden budget killers.

Bring KLH onsite for a set training fee that uses a custom course outline that targets your specific workflow. No per person limits or add on fees. You also get the advantage of onsite consulting since we can get a look at the real workflow in an up close and real world situation.

In-house Rates

$1,500 One Day

$2,500 Two Days

$3,000 Three Days

$4,800 Full Week

Travel costs and training materials are extra.

Please feel free to contact us at anytime for more info or a custom quote.


ClassRoom Training

Classroom Training

Classroom training is possible via our training partners in most major US Cities. It is useful when Onsite training is not possible or when combining several students with other clients can help keep budgets within reason.

Most classes run 3 days or can be configured to cover specific topics within your workflow.

ClassRoom Rates per Student

One to Three Students $1,200

Four to Five Students $1,000

Five to Eight Students $850

Eight Students plus $750

Costs are based upon a per student fee.

Please feel free to contact us at anytime for more info or a custom quote.


OnLine Training

Online Training

Online training has the advantage of training employees at one time who are located in different locations.

It also has the advantage of eliminating travel and lodging costs from the training budget.

It will require a reliable connection to the Internet for those involved.

Online classes can be configured to cover specific topics within your workflow as well as provide traditional training to participants in remote locations at the same time.

Timeframes possible can be from a few hours to several days.

OnLine per Day Rates per Student

One to Three Students $450

Three to Five Students $325

Five to Eight Students $275

Eight Students plus $225

Costs can be based upon a per student fee or a flat fee for seminars.

Please feel free to contact us at anytime for more info or a custom quote


Private Training

Private Training

Most people will agree that private training is the best option for intensive learning. It is a great option for career changers or those who work within an intensive workflow.

All attention is on you and discounts for software packages such as any of the Adobe Suites can make it actually more cost effective than the traditional training offered anywhere else. Contact us now for a great deal.

Training can be done OnSite, OnLine, or at a designated location.

Private training runs 2 to 5 days depending on the workflow and needs of the client.

Private Rates per class

One to Three Days $1,650

Four to Five Days $2,400

Two Weeks $3,850

Costs are based upon a per student fee.

Rates can be discounted for software packages such as the any of the Adobe Software Suites.

Please feel free to contact us at anytime for more info or a custom quote.


KLH Job Contracting & Outsourcing Services

KLH Basic Consulting & Training Rates

Feel free to rollover any of the links above to get a general idea of our basic rates. We feel you will find them quite reasonable and competitive with the “traditional one shoe fits all” options available elsewhere

Drop us a line and let us know what your specific workflow needs are and we will be glad to send you personal quote. We will also target any quotes to your needs and will work with you to stay within budget restraints and still deliver the best training possible.

We can also help you develop your workflow via consulting and onsite outsourcing.

FrameMaker structured workflows are especially welcome here at KLH.

Phone: 508.362.8206

Email: mab@klhpublishing.com

Online Form: Click Here Now

vText Link: Click Here Now use 508.362.8206 or 508.364.5750

Some pricing options require that travel costs and training materials are extra.

Please feel free to contact us at anytime for more info or a custom quote.


Class & Topics Outlines

Topics Outline

Premiere Pro CS4 Topics Outline
New features
User interface
Changing workspaces
Tools, clip details, and menus
Preferences
Workflows and system setup
Basic workflow
File-based workflows
DVD workflow
Cross-platform workflow
Cross-application workflows
Adobe Dynamic Link
Setting up your system
Project setup
Creating and changing projects
Aspect ratios
Capturing, digitizing, and importing
Capturing and digitizing
Capturing DV or HDV video
Capturing HD video
Digitizing analog video
Capturing content for DVD
Batch capturing and recapturing
Timecode basics
Transferring and Importing files
Importing assets from tapeless formats
Importing still images
Importing digital audio
Importing sequences
Importing clip lists & libraries
Importing compositions
Importing files from Final Cut Pro
Managing assets
Customizing the Project panel
Organizing assets in the Project panel
Managing metadata
Monitoring assets
Source Monitor and Program Monitor
Playing assets
Waveform monitors and vectorscope
Reference Monitor
Editing sequences and clips
Creating and changing sequences
Multi-camera sequences
Using multiple sequences
Creating clips
Creating special clips (synthetics)
Adding clips to sequences
Trimming clips
Working with clips in a sequence
Rearranging clips in a sequence
Previewing sequences
Correcting mistakes
Markers
Editing Audio
Working with audio
Working with clips, channels, and tracks
Editing audio in a Timeline panel
Recording audio
Adjusting volume levels
Audio transitions
Applying effects to audio
Recording audio mixes
Panning and balancing
Advanced mixing
Editing audio in Adobe Soundbooth
Editing audio in Adobe Audition
Titling
Creating titles
Adding text to titles
Adding shapes and images
Working with text & objects in titles
Adding fills, strokes, and shadows in titles
Working with styles
Creating rolling and crawling titles

Effects and transitions
Working with effects
Applying and removing effects
Organizing effects
Adjusting effects
Customizing effect presets
Creating common effects
Motion basics
Clip duration, speed, or interlacing
Color correction
Special color & luminance adjustments
Transition overview
Applying transitions
Fine-tuning transitions
Customizing transitions
About the effect reference
Audio effects
Audio crossfade transitions
Adjust effects
Blur and Sharpen effects
Channel effects
Color Correction effects
Distort effects
GPU effects
Generate effects
Image Control effects
Keying effects
Noise & Grain effects
Perspective effects
Render effects
Stylize effects
Time effects
Transform effects
Transition effects
Utility effects
Video effects
Video dissolve transitions
Animation
Animating effects
Adding and navigating keyframes
Adjusting keyframes
Moving and copying keyframes
Using keyframe interpolation
Compositing basics
Compositing video
Transparency (masks, alpha channels)
Transparency with keys and mattes
Exporting
Adobe Media Encoder
Exporting editable movie or audio files
Exporting OMF files for ProTools
Exporting HD and HDV sequences
Exporting still images
Exporting a still-image sequences
Exporting PDFs for comments
Exporting to DVD, Blu-ray Disc, or CD
Exporting projects to other applications
Archiving Projects
Exporting to videotape or film
Exporting to the web
Export to iPods, cell phones, and PSPs
Mobile devices Export
Exporting XMP metadata

Class Outline

Touring Adobe Premiere Pro
Introducing Adobe Premiere Pro CS4
New Features in Adobe Premiere Pro CS4
Nonlinear editing
Presenting the digital video workflow
Enhancing the workflow with high-level features
Using Creative Suite components
Touring the Adobe Premiere Pro workspace
Customizing the workspace
Adobe OnLocation CS4
Getting started
Setting up Adobe OnLocation
Calibrating your camera with SureShot
Recording live video
Recording video to a shot list
Analyzing video with Adobe OnLocation
Analyzing audio with Adobe OnLocation
Shooting & Capturing Assets
Getting started
Tips for shooting great video
Capturing video
Capturing an entire tape
Using batch capture & scene detection
Tackling manual analog movie capture
Capturing HDV and HD video
Settings, Preferences, Assets
Getting started
Selecting project settings by sequence
Three types of settings
Project settings
Importing assets
Taking a closer look at images
Managing media in the bins
Exploring additional bin features
Finding assets in the Media Browser
Importing Tapeless Media
Getting started
Using a tapeless workflow
Using Media Browser
Importing P2 and XDCAM media
Mixing media formats
Review questions
Review answers
Creating Cuts-Only Videos
Getting started
Using a storyboard to build a rough cut
Editing clips on the Timeline
Working with clips in the Timeline
Placing Clips in the Timeline
Rearranging Clips in the Timeline
Source Monitor editing tools
Adjusting clips in the Trim panel
Using other editing tools
Adding Video Transitions
Getting started
Using transitions with restraint
Trying some transitions
Parameters in the Effect Controls panel
Using A/B mode to fine-tune transitions
Applying transitions to multiple clips
Adding audio transitions
Creating Dynamic Titles
Getting started
Building & Editing titles
Changing text parameters
Building text from scratch
Putting text on a path
Creating shapes
Making text roll and crawl
Adding text effects
Sheens, strokes, shadows, and fills
Specialized Editing Tools
Getting started
Exploring the timesaving editing tools
Replacing a clip and replacing footage
Using Sync Lock and Lock Track
In and Out points around a clip
Creating subclips from the Source Monitor
Multicamera editing
Adding Video Effects
Getting started
Sampling some basic video effects
Effects to multiple clips
Keyframing effects
Keyframe interpolation and velocity
Adding lighting effects
Creating custom presets

Putting Clips in Motion
Getting started
Applying the Motion effect to clips
Changing clip size and adding rotation
Working with keyframe interpolation
Creating pictures-in-picture
Enhancing motion with shadows and beveled edges
Transform and Basic 3D
Changing Time
Getting started
Low-motion and reverse-motion techniques
Enabling variable time change
Time remapping with speed transitions
Using time remapping with reverse motion
Timeline downstream effects of changing time
Changing the speed of multiple clips
Changing the length of multiple stills
Acquiring and Editing Audio
Getting started
Setting up a voice-recording area
Voicing professional narrations
Creating a high-quality aural experience
Examining audio characteristics
Adjusting audio volume
Adjusting audio gain
Adding J-cuts and L-cuts
Editing and Mixing Audio
Getting started
Sweetening sound with audio effects
Stereo and 5.1 surround sound effects
Working with the Audio Mixer
Outputting tracks to submixes
Recording voice-overs
Creating a 5.1 surround sound mix
Editing soundtracks in Soundbooth
Audio Transcription
Getting started
Transcribing audio to text
Searching transcription for keywords
Modifying the metadata
Compositing Techniques
Getting started
Making compositing part of your projects
Working with the Opacity effect
Combine layers based on a blending mode
Alpha-channel transparencies
Color keying a greenscreen shot
Using matte keys
Color and Nested Sequences
Getting started
An overview of color-oriented effects
Adjusting and enhancing color
Using nested sequences
Nesting clips
Recommended keyboard shortcuts
Managing Your Projects
Getting started
Project menu overview
Using the Project Manager
Conducting a Clip Notes review
Importing projects or sequences
Using Photoshop and After Effects
Getting started
Exploring Creative Suite Production Premium
Importing Photoshop files as sequences
Using Dynamic Link with After Effects
Replacing a clip with an After Effects Composition
Exporting Frames, Clips, and Sequences
Getting started
Overview of export options
Recording to videotape
Using Adobe Media Encoder
Exporting to mobile devices
Working with edit decision lists
Adobe Encore CS4
Getting started
Overview of DVD authoring
Adding Encore chapter markers
Creating an autoplay DVD
Creating a menu DVD
Creating a Blu-ray Disc
Exporting DVD projects to Flash