Improve Your Video Skills at MAX

Improve Your Video Skills at MAX

Whether you’re just getting started or you’re a seasoned professional, you have all you need to ramp up your video editing skills at Adobe MAX. There’s something to learn for everyone, and with over 50 sessions to choose from, the options are endless in our Video track.

For the aspiring video creator

Getting started in editing video is easy when you have the tools that make it so. Learn the tips, tricks and techniques to create one-of-a-kind videos. Here’s a preview of what you’ll discover:

Quick Tips for Creating Videos for Social Media – Valentina Vee, Freelance Trainer, valentinavee.com

Video is now the way to tell stories. Whether you’re sharing through mobile apps, web spaces or the big screen, video content is the quickest and most effective way to connect with your audience and get your message across. In this session, join Valentina Vee—a Los Angeles-based content director specializing in creating online videos for brands and charities—to find out how to incorporate video into your social media strategy. Learn proven techniques for creating videos that get clicks using Adobe tools such as Adobe Premiere Rush and Premiere Pro.

You’ll walk away from this session with great ideas about how to:

  • Maximize your social footprint with video
  • Optimize your content for each platform
  • Evolve your content strategy in a shifting social media landscape

For the seasoned professional

Take your post-production skills to the next level within our Video track as you focus on time-saving workflows and motion graphics techniques with the video tools available in Creative Cloud. You’ll learn how to use the complete toolset for video post-production that scales easily for any type of video content creators, from individual YouTubers, to small production teams, to Hollywood filmmakers and broadcast enterprises.

Check out these two professional video sessions to jumpstart your MAX experience:

After Effects for Video Editors: The Top Five Techniques You Need to Know – Ian Robinson, Creative Director, Softbox Media

In this session led by MAX Master Ian Robinson, you’ll learn how to create and animate motion graphics in After Effects for easy versioning in Adobe Premiere Pro using Motion Graphics templates. Then, you’ll jump into fixing those problem shots using Warp Stabilizer VFX and Camera Shake Deblur. You’ll add graphics into footage using the 3D Camera Tracker and even remove unwanted elements from video clips using Content-Aware Fill. Finally, you’ll talk about how to add polish to your animations using animation presets, Graph Editor and some simple expressions.

You’ll gain the knowledge to:

  • Create and animate graphics using presets and Graph Editor
  • Master versioning with Motion Graphics templates
  • Remove unwanted elements from video footage using Content-Aware Fill
  • Repair seemingly unusable footage with Warp Stabilizer VFX and Camera Shake Deblur
  • Create refined animations with expressions and Graph Editor

Getting Started with Color in Premiere Pro – Robbie Carman, Lead Colorist, DC Color

Color correction shouldn’t be intimidating, but for many people it is! Join colorist and MAX Master Robbie Carman as he shows you how to make the most complex color correction tasks approachable in Adobe Premiere Pro.

In this lab, Robbie will cover:

How to transform a shot with the right color correcting approach

How to quickly diagnose problems in shots

How to build a repeatable workflow with the color tools in Premiere Pro

These are only three of the many sessions, labs and workshops available through the Video track – make sure to check out all the rest here. MAX is fast-approaching and we can’t wait to see you there, so if you haven’t registered yet, here’s your chance!

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