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Getting Started with Adobe Premiere Pro

Ready to edit like a pro? Getting Started with Adobe Premiere Pro is great for you! 

This powerful cross-platform application is fully capable for pro-sumer editors all the way up to professional feature film editors, growing with you as your skills improve. Adobe's powerful applications like After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Encore integrate seamlessly into the Premiere Pro workflow. 

In three hours you'll get a glimpse at the fundamentals of non-linear editing, while digging into Adobe Premiere's media management, non-linear editing, effects, titles and output. You'll leave with tips and tricks on how to save time and energy in the edit bay, and a few advanced concepts to take your editing to the next level.

This workshop will cover:

The Premiere Pro workflowGetting the most out of the project panelAdding assets to your projectQUICK non-linear editing techniques and thoughtsUnderstanding Source & Program windowsThe timeline & tracksKeyboard shortcuts and tricksBasic timeline editingExporting/encoding a timeline

Presented in Adobe Creative Cloud, but most of what is taught will apply to earlier versions of the program.

Who Should Take This

Users familiar with other Adobe programs or wanting to learn Premiere should be able to get up to speed quickly, but this class is primarily geared towards editors who are familiar with non-linear editing concepts and want to switch to Premiere.


Presented by Sharon Levy Freed

Thursday January 14th, 6-9pm

$89 Non-Members, $69 BDA Members

Remember, you need to sign up via the BDA website to receive a fully-confirmed registration. 

Thursday January 14th