Learn the terms and technology that will help you understand how vector and raster graphics are prepped and formatted for use in video and motion graphics.
Learn the fundamentals of working with type: compositing type, animating type, and creating 3D text and logos.
Create backgrounds for video projects using Photoshop and After Effects.
Learn how to get great video from mediocre footage, using compositing, color balancing, and artificial lighting (and relighting) techniques in Premiere Pro and After Effects.
Learn how to create an animated logo with After Effects, and get the motion graphics experience you need to succeed as a freelance video editor.
Learn how to use Adobe Photoshop, After Effects, and even Illustrator to correct problems like lens distortion, camera shake, noise and grain, and overblown exposure, and add creative effects.
Offers guidance on project and file management and best practices for sharing media and creative work between applications.
Demonstrates creating refined lower thirds for Premiere Pro using After Effects.
Addresses eight of the most common questions users have about Premiere Pro.
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