Workshop Details

With over 17 years of experience as an editor, 10 years as a teacher, and a lifetime of trying to be funny, here's what you can expect from Julian's Adobe Premiere Essentials class:

  • Learn how to CREATE a VIDEO PROJECT using the leading editing software, from start to finish

  • NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED - great for beginners, or those looking to refresh the basics

  • Follow along with provided SAMPLE FOOTAGE

  • SPEED UP your process with tips, techniques and PDF cheat sheets

  • Tax included in price


  • Filmmakers

    Aspiring or established filmmakers who want to learn how cut together their own works

  • Influencers & Creators

    YouTube, Instagram and TikTok creators who want to level up to a more robust editing software

  • Entrepreneurs

    Small business owners or employees looking to take their content creation in-house

Course curriculum

  1. 1
  2. 2
    • OPTIONAL DOWNLOAD: Sample Footage

    • Organizing Your Media

    • "New Project" Window

    • Layout Overview

    • Terminology: Resolution, Frame Rate, Bit Rate

  3. 3

    • Creating A Sequence

    • Adding Clips

    • Navigating the Timeline

    • Layers

  4. 4
    • Basic Tools

    • Example: Cutting a Scene

    • Challenge: Cut Your Own Scene

  5. 5
    • Clip Parameters

    • Transitions

    • Video Effects

    • Basic Keyframing

    • Speed / Duration

  6. 6
    • Creating a Title

    • Title Design

    • Rolling Credits

  7. 7
    • Importing Audio

    • Adding Sound to Timelines

    • Volume / Volume Meter

    • Mixing Sound

    • Linking Audio

    • Audio Effects

    • Essential Sound

  8. 8
    • Intro to Lumetri Color

    • Reading Scopes

  9. 9
    • Adjustment Layers

    • Nesting Sequences

    • Working With Different Resolutions

    • Voice Over

    • Toggling Layers

    • Playback Resolution

  10. 10
    • Advanced Tools

    • Ctrl & Alt

    • In & Out Points

    • Working With Proxies

    • Rendering Effects

    • Relinking Offline Media

    • Safety Tips

  11. 11
    • SAFETY TIP: Avoid Overwriting Files

    • Export Quality

    • Quick Export

    • Export Media

    • Batch Export: Adobe Media Encoder

  12. 12
    • Conclusion


Julian Stamboulieh

Julian Stamboulieh began his media career as an actor and a freelance video editor in 2004 in Montreal. After receiving his BFA in Photography from Concordia University, and starting his company Beanduck Productions alongside producing partner Beatrice Warner, he soon found himself in his directorial debut. In 2013, Julian co-created and directed LARPs, with both seasons acquiring 10+ international awards and 4+ million views. He has gone on to direct and edit several short films, and his currently developing his first feature. Over the past several years, Julian has developed and taught several courses on filmmaking and photography at institutions such as L'Institut National de l’Image et du Son (L’inis), McGill, MainFilm, Geordie Theatre, and more.

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