Video Editing for Politics

Get an introduction and solid foundation in using Adobe Premiere for Politics

Leadership Institute's Digital Creative Workshop: Video will give you a foundation in video editing and basic animation with motion graphics.

The majority of this workshop is hands-on learning exercises in Adobe Premiere.

Past experience with video editing is not necessary. This workshop is designed to be at a 101 level, so you’ll get an introduction and solid foundation in Premiere.

This workshop will largely cover:

  • how to combine clips from several video sources;
  • how to work with text, photos, and background music; and
  • how to use keyframing and apply basic effects.
  • how to apply basic shape animations; and
  • how to apply basic text animations and captions.

You are highly encouraged to purchase or download a free trial of Adobe Premiere for this workshop. Please ensure your laptop has the requisite Premiere Pro system requirements.


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Stephen Rowe
Stephen Rowe

Stephen Rowe is the Director of Digital Training at Leadership Institute where he's trained 12,000+ activists on digital and political technology across the world.

Before joining LI, Stephen was the Editor-in-Chief of Turning Point USA's Hypeline where he executed its start-up, website re-design, and achieved over 12.8 million page views in one calendar year.

Stephen has been listed on multiple 30 under 30 awards. His work has been featured on Fox News, Fox Business, The Daily Caller, The Washington Times, Townhall, Breitbart, and The Daily Wire.

Stephen grew up in Montana, the "Treasure State".

Follow Stephen on Twitter: @rowebotz


 

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