Editing for Digital Content (Online)

Want to take your digital editing skills to the next level? Learn the key dynamics of video editing & much more from accomplished film editor Luis Zeron (HBO, Netflix) in this 6-week workshop.

Apr 20, 2024 – May 25, 2024

Levels: Beginner, Intermediate
Workshop Fee: $750
Workshop Duration: 18 hours over 6 sessions (Saturdays, 10am-1pm ET)
Workshop Location: Online
Class Size: 12

Note: This course will be held in a live, online format.
Class meets for 6 Saturdays, Apr 20, 27, May 4, 11, 18 & 25 from 10am-1pm ET.

This workshop is for professionals and freelancers who work in the creative industries and use video as a tool in their daily work. Content creators, graphic designers, community managers, motion graphics artists, and others who need to create videos will learn the dynamics of how to edit them for maximum impact.

What you will learn:

  • Learn the key dynamics of video editing, taught by an experienced editor.
  • Explore the principles of visual storytelling in editing.
  • Practice editing projects of different formats: commercial, documentary, interviews, music videos, and fiction. 
  • Learn to edit in Adobe Premiere Pro, a versatile and powerful tool.
  • Create professional graphics for your videos. 
  • How to use sound effects and music to enhance your video projects. 
  • Learn how to use color correction to give a professional look to your videos. 
  • Discover the best way to export and encode videos for different platforms (YouTube, Instagram, Facebook, Vimeo, 4k).

Course outline:

1. Editing with Adobe Premiere Pro

  • 1.1 Interface 
  • 1.2 Import video and audio
  • 1.3 Formats (DSLRs, Go Pro, Drone, Cell phone)
  • 1.4 Basic tools and commands. 

2. Practice editing different formats

  • 2.1 Commercial practice 
  • 2.2 Editing documentary and interviews. 
  • 2.3 Music videos
  • 2.4 Narrative/Fiction scenes

3. Postproduction in Adobe Premiere Pro 

  • 3.1 Editing sound and dialogues. 
  • 3.2 Color correction 
  • 3.3 Creating graphics 
  • 3.4 Basic motion effects

4. Encoding and export 

  • 4.1 Export from Adobe Premiere Pro 
  • 4.2 How to use Adobe Media Encoder?
  • 4.3 Export videos for different platforms: web, social media, 4k, and HD.

Course requirements:

  • Students need to have Adobe Premiere installed. 
  • Practice footage for exercises will be provided.

Testimonials from students

“The course helped me see the work of an editor in a global way and, at the same time, the importance of keeping an eye on every detail in the construction of a scene.”
Tiago Roberto Gil
from São Paulo, Brasil.
“A great value! This is truly a course where you have the feeling that you’ve learned and advanced in your knowledge as an editor.”
Juanjo Onofre
from Barcelona, Spain.