INTRODUCTION TO PREMIERE PRO

In this lab, you will begin your experience with Adobe Premiere Pro. Follow the instructions provided below to complete the assignment.

1) Log in to your assigned station. If you do not remember you assigned station, or if there is a problem with your PC, please notify your teacher.

2) Open the program, "Adobe Premiere Pro CC".

3) Create a New Project. You may call this anything you like. Save the project to a folder on the C:\drive.

4) You will create a New Sequence, and the name must be: "(your last name) + EARTH". For example, Mr. Corken's sequence will be titled: "CORKEN EARTH".

5) Go to the S:\drive and find the Student Read Only folder. Navigate to the AVP folder, and then to the Earth Day Pictures folder. Copy all of the pictures into your folder on the C:\drive.

6) Import pictures into Premiere Pro from your C:\drive folder:
  • Use Media Browser, Double-click the open area of the Project Panel, or choose File>Import.
  • Browse to find your C:\drive folder.
  • Highlight all of the pictures in the directory
  • Import using defaults

7) Place each of the pictures on the timeline in any order you like.
  • Each picture should play for exactly 5 seconds.


8) Add an overlay title on each picture describing what you see.

9) Add a title at the beginning of your video before the pictures start.

10) Play the timeline by pressing the spacebar.

11) Save your project.

12) Export your video in format H.264 using Preset YouTube SD 480p 29.97
  • Select your sequence in the Project Panel or Timeline by clicking on it
  • Open the File menu and select Export: Media
  • Choose H.264
  • Choose YouTube SD 480p 29.97
  • Preview you project in the window provided
  • Browse to find your class folder on the C:\drive
  • Name your video file as: "(your last name) + EARTH"
  • Click Export to create your file.

13) Go to My Computer (or Windows Explorer) and browse to find your file.

14) Drag and Drop (or Copy + Paste) your file to the InBox in this folder: AVP/EARTH

Congratulations! You have completed this lab.
<What to do if you finish early>

Rubric:
Sequence Named Properly 10 pts
Pictures included 10 pts
–Overlay Titles included 10 pts


–Beginning Title included 10 pts

Titles included 10 pts

File Exported Correctly 20 pts
File posted to correct folder 20 pts
File named properly 10 pts