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Divinci Resolve Edit Training

ADVANCED EDITING with DaVinci Resolve

2 Days

DaVinci's legendary colour correction package now has a superb built in video editing page. This comprehensive bespoke 2 day hands on course will teach you how to edit video in Resolve.

Covering all key areas, from setting up a project and media management, editing clips to create a roughcut, trimming clips, manipulating audio, adding transitions & effects, animating effects, an introduction to Resolves colour grading tools, and delivery options. This course will get you up and running with Resolve quickly and effectively.


Anyone wanting to explore DiVinci Resolves comprehensive video editing tools, coupled with a basic overview of Resolves Primary Colour correction tools.


Students should have the following prerequisite knowledge prior to attending the course: Reasonable knowledge of Mac OS X or Windows navigation.


Day 1


Managing Dailies and Edit Prep

  • Using the Clone Tool

  • Customising new projects Syncing dailies

  • Modifying clip audio channels

  • Configuring metadata presets

  • Saving searches using Smart Bins

  • Creating Power Bins

  • Creating Optimised Media


Using Subclips

  • Editing for continuity

  • Ripple Overwrite

  • Match Frame with offset

  • Making split edits

  • Take Selector


Making a Radio Edit

  • Examining audio in a “radio edit”

  • Editing sub-frame audio

  • Creating variable speed changes

  • Using Smooth Cut

  • Advanced transition options


Editing an Action Scene

  • Starting a “dailies timeline”

  • Using tabbed and stacked timeline features Cutting on action

  • Using Dynamic Trimming

  • Enhancing the action

  • Comparing timeline versions


Editing Multicamera

  • Syncing angle options

  • Editing a multicamera interview

  • Editing a simple music video

  • Editing a complex multicamera performance


Creating Multilayered Composities

  • Preparing your timeline

  • Using Fit to Fill edits

  • Synchronising sounds and actions using

  • Replace edits and Slip trims

  • Adding Photoshop graphics

  • Using Compound Clips

  • Improving multilayered performance

  • Keyframing

  • Adjusting keyframe timing and interpolation


Compositing Visual Effects in the Fusion Page

  • Creating a Fusion Clip

  • Using the Fusion tracker tool Using a luma keyed

  • Setting up for a blue screen key Inserting the Delta Keyer node

  • Creating a Garbage Matte Addressing colour spill

  • Colour correcting elements

  • Retiming with frame curve


Building and Mixing the Soundtrack in the Fairlight Page

  • Audio editing in the Fairlight Page Panning tracks in acoustic space

  • Normalising clip levels

  • Working with clip EQ

  • Working with track EQ

  • Controlling Dynamic Range

  • Recording Automation

  • Simplifying mixing using Buses

  • Creating additional Output Buses

  • Assigning the M&E tracks Monitoring Loudness


Delivering Projects

  • Working with Subtitles

  • Delivering programmes with subtitles

  • Configuring a timeline for DCP

  • Rendering an unencrypted DCP

  • Rending and editing jobs from different projects

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