Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Period 1 SCNN Commercial

SCNN Commercial Assignment Requirements:

  • Pick a school related sport, event, or activity.
  • Video needs to Fade in at the beginning and Fade out at the end
  • Commercial must be exactly thirty seconds
  • 12 shot minimum-like music videos, most commercials use shots only two to five seconds in length.
  • Use music appropriate for the commercial and school group.
  • Use text in your commercial to emphasize in writing what you are trying to sell.
  • Create a nifty slogan or catch phrase. VERY IMPORTANT!
  • Use a variety of shots.
  • Shoot at least two complicated shots. For example, a ‘zoom in and pan’ or a ‘zoom out and truck’ etc.
Raw footage is due at the end of the period Friday the 27th of February.
You can record footage during 1st period, Highlander Home, lunch, or after school. Just ask me for a camera.
You can also record during other classes if you have teacher permission.

Export From Premiere

Exporting From Adobe Premiere Pro
These are the settings to export HD Quality Video


Preset=HD 1080p 29.97
Name your file in the Output Name. 

Make sure you look where you are saving the file. 

Click Export
Find your project in the area you saved it on the computer.
Next, drop your video in the Vidstore Server. Don't forget to use the Naming Convention: 2-mitchellt-Sequence.

Connect to server
Name: scvideo
Password: Outback23
SC Video classes
Place in Period 1 or 2

Thursday, February 05, 2015

Video 1: Edited Camera Skills Assignment

Edited Camera Skills Assignment:
·   Fade In at beginning of entire project
·   Assignment Title
·   Show each shot for 4-5 seconds
·   Create Titles for each shot
·   Place on special effect on at least one clip (I will explain)
·   Add music (I will explain): get music from YouTube using Dirpy.com if needed
·   Fade out at the end of entire project

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

Importing Clips Into Adobe Premiere

Finish shooting your Camera Skills assignment.
Please make sure you have all of your Camera Skills shot correctly with proper composition and steadiness. All shots need to be in focus with the frame filled.

 Place your card in the SD slot behind the machine on the right hand side.
Import your clips to the computer using the Image Capture program. 
Open Image Capture
Select the clips you want to import
Make sure you know where you are saving your clips.
Change pictures to desktop in the lower left hand corner.
Click import
 Open Adobe Premiere.
Create a New Project and name it Cameras Skills. Hit OK.

Then select the Digital SLR HD 1080p30 frames setting.

Go to Workspace and change the workspace to Editing 5.5.

File>Import your files into Premiere.
Place one clip into the Premiere timeline.
When Premiere asks you if you want to Match Sequence Settings to Clip Settings "Change sequence settings to match clip settings."

Watch the Tutorials below and then start placing your clips in the timeline.
Place the clips in the same order as on the Assignment Sheet.
You can trim clips by grabbing the front or back of a clip and dragging left or right.
You can divide a clip by hitting C and then clicking the area in the clip you want to divide.
Add titles for each clip. Command-T is the short cut to create titles (Apple-T).
Add a fade in at the beginning and a fade out at the end.

Setting Up and Workflow overview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t7yehgBr2PU
Editing in the Timeline: http://tv.adobe.com/watch/learn-premiere-pro-cs6/editing-clips-into-the-timeline/
Add Titles, Fades, and Music http://tv.adobe.com/watch/learn-premiere-pro-cs6/add-a-simple-title-some-fades-and-music/
Using Trim and Ripple Edit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aXC2CUzifuU
Keyboard Shortcuts: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kjDqv6L9NPY&list=PL38648D595F475331
Tools: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qfGaxkMyz-w&list=PL38648D595F475331 
Color Correcting: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ARQRByM6PYI&list=PL38648D595F475331
Titles and Effects:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hrzzDy9BeT8