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MASTER GUIDE: How to Edit Videos! Video Editing, Color Grading, Sound Effects, & More!

MASTER GUIDE: How to Edit Videos! Video Editing, Color Grading, Sound Effects, & More!

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Welcome our new sponsor for this short series: Pond5! As a gift to tutvid.com viewers, you can download 15 free clips that I have picked out of their library from this link: https://www.pond5.com/tutvid3

In this video, we’ll dive deep into how to prepare your files, organize things, get editing your video on a timeline, color grading in DaVinci Resolve and round tripping that back into Premiere Pro, editing sound, creating sound effects, working with stock music, and SO much more! If you want to learn about editing video or working with your video editor, you’re going to love this video!

Check out the clips I downloaded from Pond5 to make this video: https://www.pond5.com/collections/1401394

Also, check out Davinci Resolve right here: https://www.blackmagicdesign.com/products/davinciresolve

Part 1: Pre-Production, Gear Used, Storyboards: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hHlwJnM5wvI
Part 2: Shooting the video on location: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=32U9zmQzvm4

01:27 Use any editing software
02:00 File Organization
04:01 Sourcing all the Footage (Naming Everything)
05:23 Create a New Premiere Pro Project
05:55 Adding the Sequence and Video/Audio Clips
08:04 The Storyboard
09:30 Start Editing the Video
10:16 Choosing the First Clip
12:18 Opening with Swat Truck Clip
13:45 Rotating a Clip if Needed
14:17 Switching Camera Angles
15:22 Cutting a Clip at the Perfect Place
16:18 Dragging in some Stock Footage
19:10 Adding a Drone Establishing Shot
22:10 Adding Action Shots
25:44 Adding SWAT Stock
27:10 Overlay Police Lights
29:00 Building a Running Scene
33:08 Working with the Laptop Bag Shots
37:39 Ending Graphic
39:09 Building the Soundtrack + Sound Effects
41:58 Timing the Door Smash
46:54 Adding Radio Chatter Sounds
48:06 Custom Sound Effects
51:45 Adding the Music Soundtrack
54:51 Davinci Resolve and Color Grading
56:08 Round Trip from Premiere Pro to Davinci to Color Grade Export the XML
57:10 Getting Started in Davinci Resolve
57:46 Import XML (Premiere Pro Videos)
58:36 The Color Grading in Davinci Resolve
01:01:45 Saving a Preset in Davinci to Apply Grade to Multiple Clips
01:07:43 Exporting the XML back to Premiere Pro (or FCP)
01:09:25 Bring the XML back into Premiere Pro
01:13:49 Tweaking the Ending Graphic
01:14:49 Setting Up and Exporting from Premiere Pro
01:19:09 Final Finished Video We Created


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Pond5 is an amazing library of stock video and sound (& much more!) that you should check out. See the link above to download some free footage and see some of what Pond5 can do for you!