Start learning with our library of video tutorials taught by experts. Get started
Viewed by members. in countries. members currently watching.
Premiere Elements 10 Essential Training breaks down the editing workflow into bite-sized pieces, covering everything from setting up a project to exporting the final video to any format. Author David Basulto introduces the basics of editing in Adobe Premiere Elements as well as the advanced features like picture-in-picture overlays and audio and visual effects.
If you have ever seen the awesome documentaries of Ken Burns with the subtle movement of the stills, well now you can re-create those with the new Pan & Zoom tool in Elements 10. So here I've got a still that I have applied the Pan & Zoom tool to, and let's press play. Instead of just sitting there, it moves nice and slow. I can add some narration underneath and make it a lot more interesting than just looking at a photo and hearing my voice. So how do we do that? Well, let's go into our Photos and let's pick a photo.
We want to use the Jackie_jump_black_dress. I am going to bring it down. And I might want it to play for a little longer than a few seconds, so I will just click, hold, and drag it, as we learned in other lessons. And here it is. So now, I can click the Pan & Zoom tool right here and it opens it up, and it's basically telling me on Frame1, which is here, I am going to have this and on Frame2, I am going to have this. So on Frame1, what if I want to do the opposite? Well, I can click and drag this a little bit. And it has got a plus and minus button here, so I can click the minus button.
It shrinks it, once again, and once again. I can also just go to the edges here and drag it. I might want to have it over her face right here. And then the second frame, I might want that to be big. Now I can drag it up, press the plus key once more, and we can click Done, and now I have got it on her face. Nice move, I can discuss how an amazing ballerina she is, et cetera. So the Pan & Zoom tool really can make your photos come alive in Elements 10.
There are currently no FAQs about Premiere Elements 10 Essential Training.
Access exercise files from a button right under the course name.
Search within course videos and transcripts, and jump right to the results.
Remove icons showing you already watched videos if you want to start over.
Make the video wide, narrow, full-screen, or pop the player out of the page into its own window.
Click on text in the transcript to jump to that spot in the video. As the video plays, the relevant spot in the transcript will be highlighted.