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Editing to the Timeline

From: Premiere Pro CC Essential Training (2013)

Video: Editing to the Timeline

Once you have selected your in and your out point for your first clip, you're ready to bring it into your time line. Now there is a lot of different ways you can bring clips into a timeline, you can drag them, you can use keyboard short cuts, you can press buttons. For now because we are going to edit kind of quickly, we're just going to mark in and out points and drag them into our timeline. So I have my in and out point marked I'm going to simply click. And drag and bring this clip into the timeline. Now we can go back and play the out point in our timeline.

Editing to the Timeline

Once you have selected your in and your out point for your first clip, you're ready to bring it into your time line. Now there is a lot of different ways you can bring clips into a timeline, you can drag them, you can use keyboard short cuts, you can press buttons. For now because we are going to edit kind of quickly, we're just going to mark in and out points and drag them into our timeline. So I have my in and out point marked I'm going to simply click. And drag and bring this clip into the timeline. Now we can go back and play the out point in our timeline.

>>Light Gluten Free magazine and I'm so excited to welcome you to our test kitchen. >>So, she's just about to turn and let's go to camera three which is a close up of Vanessa. I'm going to look for the part of the clip where she turns her head and introduces me and mark an in and an out point and bring that into my timeline also. (SOUND) So there's the point where she's turning her head. Now, remember I'm going to find this a little bit later so if not quite matching the action, don't worry. I'll mark an end point by pressing the I key again. >> My friend Abba is here today to learn how to make an amazing, gluten free main dish.

>> So, that's a good enough chunk of time, about three or four seconds. I'm going to simply press O to mark an out point, and now I'm going to bring it down into my timeline. You'll notice when I bring it to the Timeline, that there's a function called Snapping so the clips will snap right to each other. If for some reason they're not snapping on your computer, simply go over here to the Magnet and click on it, or press the S key. Now let's see how that edit looks. >> So excited to welcome you to our test kitchen.

My friend Abba is here today. >> I was pretty lucky on that, that's pretty spot on on the match. The only difference is the audio doesn't match from one camera to the other. And we'll look at fixing that in a subsequent movie. Let's go ahead and bring in the third clip and then we'll bring in the title. >> To learn how to make a amazing gluten free main dish. >> So, if she's looking back at the camera, it's time to cut back to that main shot. Once again, we'll double click to load camera one. The wide shot Into our source panel. And as you see, we still have the old in and out points marked, which is good, because I know that she's going to come back to camera about right here. There she is looking at the camera.

I'll mark an in point, and as soon as I press the I key, you'll notice that the original in and out points disappear. I can press the Space Bar to play and watch her until she finishes her line. >> The main dish. So we're making one of my favorite things right now. And this is a honey-barbecued chicken pizza. >> Wait. >> I'll simply press O to mark an out-point. And once again, drag the clip to the timeline. This time, I think we might not have as good of a cut. >> Free main dish. Free main dish.

So we have a little bit of repeating action there, and we'll learn to refine that in a later movie. Now if I want to bring a clip in, in front of say another clip or this case at the very beginning of my timeline. I can do that also by dragging and dropping. Let's go ahead and load our opening graphic called opening 1280 mp4 into our source monitor. We're going to take the entire clip, so I'm not even going to mark an in and an out point. And I'm going to drag it down to my timeline.

Now, if I let go at this point, it's going to do an overwrite edit and actually replace the clip that's on the timeline. But I don't want to overwrite the clip, I want to insert it. And if you notice in the lower left-hand corner of the screen, you'll see that Premier Pro actually will give you some tips on using modifier keys to change the way the editing works. You see, it says command. And that's going to change it from an insert to an overwrite. Now, if you're on a Windows machine, you don't have a command key, but the tip will tell you what key you need to use.

I'm going to hold down the modifier key. And you'll notice that underneath my cursor, the icon changes from pointing down to pointing to the right. And now, when I let go of my mouse, it will insert the opening clip and push everything down the timeline to allow it to fit. Now, as I'm editing, I always go back and play the previous clip, to the next clip, to see how the timing is. >> Welcome to Delight Gluten Free Eats. >>Getting the clips on the timeline in the right order is only the first step.

The nexus rep is refining your edit and making sure when you cut from shot to shot everything works smoothly.

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Premiere Pro CC Essential Training (2013)

106 video lessons · 35917 viewers

Abba Shapiro
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  1. 5m 35s
    1. Welcome
      1m 15s
    2. Using the exercise files
      3m 1s
    3. What is Premiere Pro CC?
      1m 19s
  2. 29m 33s
    1. Why you should watch this fast-track chapter
      1m 33s
    2. Importing media
      1m 29s
    3. Selecting shots
      2m 48s
    4. Editing to the Timeline
      4m 51s
    5. Refining the edit
      2m 41s
    6. Adding transitions
      3m 2s
    7. Adding titles
      4m 9s
    8. Adding and adjusting music
      7m 35s
    9. Outputting your show
      1m 25s
  3. 30m 13s
    1. Launching the application for the first time
      5m 13s
    2. Touring the interface
      4m 29s
    3. Customizing windows and panels
      4m 56s
    4. Choosing your editing style
      6m 5s
    5. Understanding system requirements
      3m 1s
    6. Adjusting some basic user preferences
      6m 29s
  4. 47m 5s
    1. Setting up a project and sequence
      7m 11s
    2. Understanding all the types of media used in creating a video
      5m 12s
    3. Importing files already on your computer
      3m 57s
    4. Importing pre-organized media
      3m 24s
    5. Importing media from existing Premiere projects
      4m 39s
    6. Importing card-based media
      6m 11s
    7. Importing Final Cut XML files
      2m 36s
    8. Organizing your media
      6m 13s
    9. Reconnecting offline media
      7m 42s
  5. 18m 54s
    1. Basic editing overview
      4m 38s
    2. Previewing and marking media in the Project panel
      6m 12s
    3. Previewing and marking clips in the Source panel
      3m 9s
    4. Creating subclips
      4m 55s
  6. 9m 19s
    1. Marking and targeting destinations in the Timeline
      3m 35s
    2. Moving clips in the Timeline
      1m 27s
    3. Trimming edit points in the Timeline
      1m 24s
    4. Splitting and deleting clips
      2m 53s
  7. 24m 59s
    1. Performing an overwrite edit
      5m 7s
    2. Performing an insert edit
      3m 20s
    3. Using swap edits
      2m 37s
    4. Using multiple tracks
      4m 24s
    5. Targeting specific tracks in the Timeline
      4m 8s
    6. Cutting a B-roll sequence
      5m 23s
  8. 20m 16s
    1. Looking at three-point edits
      5m 26s
    2. Performing replace edits
      6m 5s
    3. Linking and unlinking audio
      4m 48s
    4. Working with markers
      3m 57s
  9. 24m 49s
    1. Performing ripple and roll edits
      5m 53s
    2. Using slip and slide edits
      6m 34s
    3. Performing J and L cuts
      3m 32s
    4. Looking at the Trim Monitor window
      2m 47s
    5. Increasing trim efficiency
      2m 11s
    6. Tips and tricks for trimming
      3m 52s
  10. 27m 28s
    1. Taking control of your Timeline
      4m 7s
    2. Adding video and audio tracks
      4m 32s
    3. Changing track visibility and locking tracks
      3m 22s
    4. Rendering media in your Timeline
      5m 34s
    5. Using the History panel to undo multiple actions
      2m 22s
    6. Creating keyboard shortcuts
      4m 19s
    7. Creating buttons
      3m 12s
  11. 29m 43s
    1. Exploring audio in Premiere Pro
      6m 32s
    2. Adjusting audio levels of clip
      7m 17s
    3. Keyframing audio levels of a clip
      4m 33s
    4. Mixing audio
      7m 34s
    5. Fixing out-of-sync audio
      3m 47s
  12. 20m 56s
    1. Importing still images
      4m 57s
    2. Working with stills
      6m 36s
    3. Animating stills with keyframes
      4m 49s
    4. Animating Photoshop files
      4m 34s
  13. 8m 59s
    1. Changing clip size, cropping, and position
      5m 16s
    2. Animating the position of clips over time
      3m 43s
  14. 14m 43s
    1. Applying basic video and audio transitions
      3m 1s
    2. Modifying transitions
      8m 6s
    3. Applying multiple transitions
      3m 36s
  15. 47m 2s
    1. Applying video effects
      2m 42s
    2. Modifying effects
      4m 47s
    3. Combining multiple effects
      8m 30s
    4. Keyframing your filters
      6m 22s
    5. Adjusting existing filter timing
      5m 56s
    6. Applying effects to multiple clips
      2m 31s
    7. Copying and pasting attributes
      4m 25s
    8. Creating and saving effect presets
      6m 46s
    9. Applying audio effects
      5m 3s
  16. 25m 36s
    1. Looking at the Warp Stabilizer
      5m 14s
    2. Working with chroma key and green screen
      4m 45s
    3. Using color correction tools
      6m 55s
    4. Looking at the Lumetri color looks
      4m 6s
    5. Using adjustment layers to save time
      4m 36s
  17. 27m 41s
    1. Fit-to-fill editing
      6m 41s
    2. Stretching a clip
      4m 15s
    3. Looking at the Clip Speed/Duration dialog box
      9m 17s
    4. Making variable speed changes
      7m 28s
  18. 15m 29s
    1. Creating a static title
      4m 35s
    2. Creating a lower third title
      2m 57s
    3. Creating rolling and crawling credits
      3m 40s
    4. Using Photoshop for titles from within Adobe Premiere
      4m 17s
  19. 22m 2s
    1. Introducing multicam
      2m 57s
    2. Creating a multicam clip with timecode and sync points
      5m 13s
    3. Creating a multicam clip using audio waveforms
      2m 55s
    4. Editing a multicam clip in the Timeline
      6m 50s
    5. Refining a multicam edit
      4m 7s
  20. 21m 38s
    1. Finishing techniques
      8m 35s
    2. Exporting a master
      6m 52s
    3. Exporting for devices and the web
      6m 11s
  21. 16m 55s
    1. Moving and copying a project
      7m 46s
    2. Archiving a project
      6m 49s
    3. Preparing and integrating your workflow with non-Adobe applications
      2m 20s
  22. 1m 35s
    1. Next steps
      1m 35s

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