How to Get Started Editing Video in Premiere Pro CC

If you want to get more out of your DSLR or mirrorless camera’s video shooting capabilities, you need to learn how to edit that video. Making the transition from photo editing to video editing can be a jarring move.

Video is whole other can of worms but it can be very rewarding. Even if you are not pushing out videos to a client, being able to do behind-the-scenes videos of your work, or just having polished family videos from today’s digital media devices.

If you don’t know where to start, this tutorial from Terry White is a great place to start. He gives you enough info to get started editing in Premiere Pro CC and cut a sequence from start to finish.

There may be better and more efficient methods to use some of the things he shows, but it is a good starting point. If you talk to 10 different editors, you’ll get 10 different opinions on editing techniques and workflow.


Sony SD Card Deals

Sony 64GB

B&H has some solid deals on Sony SD cards, starting at $7.99.

B&H says these are in limited supply, so grab a couple now if you want them.

Sony A7 Series Trade-In Savings up to $700 Ends This Week

Sony A7S

The awesome deal that allows you to trade-in any working SLR or mirrorless camera and get up to $700 off a Sony A7, A7R or A7S ends this week on January 31, 2015. Additionally, B&H also gives you the actual value of your camera on top of the savings.

For example, the Sony A7 retails at $1698 but is only $1043 after the trade-in savings and before accounting for your traded camera’s actual trade-in value. If you are thinking about jumping into the Sony A7 Series, this is as good of a deal that has been around. Check out all the details here at B&H Photo.