Performing preliminary edits


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Performing preliminary edits

The first step in this project is to apply metadata and a naming convention to our footage. I have already gone ahead and done that for you, but it's important to note that even though we are not going to do that step-by-step here, that is a very important part of the project. Now the next thing, where the work actually begins, is making a preliminary edit. Now, I know that at this point, you already know how to apply footage or get footage into the Timeline, but there are a couple different ways to do that and it changes based on your preference. So, in this project we're starting out the first chorus. That's how the song begins.

And so I have five different clips here. Now, there is a couple of different options that are kind of unique to this project because it's a music video. I could Shift+Click or click in the first clip and then Shift+Click the last clip to select all these clips. And then just drag them into the Timeline and they come in, in that order. You could see ...

Performing preliminary edits
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Performing preliminary edits provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Chad Perkins as part of the Premiere Pro CS4 Beyond the Basics

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Video
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Premiere Pro
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