Adobe Premiere Pro: Color Grading Masterclass (Updated)
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Adobe Premiere Pro: Color Grading Masterclass (Updated)

Learn Color Correction & Color Grading and Create Professional Cinematic Looks with Adobe Premiere Pro
4.3 (173 ratings)
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939 students enrolled
Created by George Katsilidis
Last updated 6/2020
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This course includes
  • 3 hours on-demand video
  • 1 downloadable resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Learn Color Grading for Cinematography
  • Create cinematic looks
  • Learn the Theory behind Color Correction/Grading
  • Use Premiere Pro CC for color correction like a pro
  • Use Lumetri Color for color analyzing and grading
  • Learn all color correction tools of Premiere Pro (including plug-ins)
  • Increase the quality of your films
  • Deliver professional videos to your clients
Requirements
  • You should have the Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2018
  • A calibrated monitor will help you manipulate colors better (optional)
  • You will need some footage for experimentation
Description

The Complete Modern Masterclass for Color Correction and Grading!
Learn the basic concepts, tools and functions of color correction that you will need to create the perfect cinematic color in your videos/films.

Create awesome cinematic looks using the powerful color correction and grading tools of Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2018 (12.1) - (+2019 UPDATES)

  • Panels, Workspaces, Software Performance Optimization / A short introduction to Pr

  • Learn the Color Theory

  • Learn all about Lumetri Color

  • Practice with more Color controls and tools of Premiere

  • EXTRA: Colorista III

  • Learn how to use Lumetri Scopes for color analysis

  • Create cinematic looks based on famous Hollywood movies

  • Learn advanced Color Grading techniques

  • Follow the updates

The creative aspect of Color Science!

Learning color correction and color grading means to combine the sciene of color with creativity or even better to use the science and tools to analyze, fix and finally grade an image. Being able to learn and use these tools and also underastand the theoretical part of digital color, will give you a strong background to more easily apply for jobs as a professional or deliver high quality results to your clients.

Content and Overview

This course is essential for: filmmakers, video editors, cinematographers, colorists and Premiere Pro users of all levels

This course is going to walk you step by step through a method of +35 lectures where you will learn and practice color correction using the powerful tools of Premiere Pro CC and its new features. You will establish a strong understanding of all color correction and grading concepts, as well as the theory behind them.

Starting with a short introduction to Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2018 and its general use, this course will take you through color correction theory, tools and techniques, and will teach you how to apply them in practice. The structure of each lecture, especially in sections where we learn about Premiere tools, will follow a scheme that combines theory and applied knowledge which is given through examples. 

With these basics mastered, the course will take you through useful techniques by teaching you how to create cinematic looks similar to hollywood movies, as well as more advanced grading techniques in Section 6.

A Growing Course

Finally, there is a final section devoted to future updates where I will continue to upload new educational material for which you will be informed via email.

Completing this course you'll be able to apply this knowledge in your videos or films increasing this way, the quality of your works.
Upon finishing the course you will also receive a verifiable certificate of completion.


George Katsilidis

Unique Productions
2019

Who this course is for:
  • Filmmakers and Cinematographers/Colorists
  • Video editors
  • Videographers
  • Beginner and advanced colorists who want to learn how to use Adobe Premiere Pro for color correction & grading
  • Premiere Pro users who want to improve their color correction skills using this powerful software
  • Beginners in Color Correction/Grading
Course content
Expand all 36 lectures 03:08:32
+ Course Introduction and Overview
1 lecture 04:35

Welcome to this Color Correction Masterclass!
In this lecture I introduce you to the course and make a short ovierview about what we are going to learn in the next lessons.
I wish that you enjoy this course and learn as much as possible on the topic.

Preview 04:35
+ Getting Started
4 lectures 25:34

In this lecture we meet Premiere Pro and it's Workspaces and we learn how to create the best Color Workspace Layout. 
+Extra: Tips and Settings for Better Software Performance 

Premiere Pro - All panels
08:14

In this lecture we meet Premiere Pro and it's Workspaces and we learn how to create the best Color Workspace Layout. 
+Extra: Tips and Settings for Better Software Performance 

Premiere Pro - Workspaces and Performance Optimization
08:31

This lecture is an introduction to the concepts of Color Correction and Color Grading

Preview 04:17

The Color Theory

Color Theory
04:32

Choose the correct answer.

Quiz #1
15 questions
+ The Lumetri Color Panel
9 lectures 41:12

An overview of Lumetri Color panel

Lumetri Color
09:34

Learn all about White Balance and how to control it through the sliders and the white balance tool of Premiere Pro

White Balance
04:19

Learn what exposure and contrast is and how to control it in order to correct your footage.

Contrast and Exposure
05:18

This lecture talks about Color Temperature and Tint. Learn some theory and practice with the Lumetri sliders.

Temperature and Tint
03:09

Learn what RGB Curves are and practice with some examples.

RGB Curves
03:46

Learn the Hue and Saturation Curves of Lumetri Panel.

Hue and Saturation Curves
04:19

Meet the Color Wheel. Learn some basics about the color wheel and how to use it.

The Color Wheel
04:28

Lumetri Creative is a really powerful tab of Premiere's Lumetri Color as provides various LUTs and other tools to adjust our image.

Lumetri Creative
03:33

Learn how to create Lumetri Presets

Lumetri Presets
02:46
Quiz #2
15 questions
+ More Color Correction Tools
3 lectures 13:57

In this lecture we will learn about the Fast Color Corrector

Fast Color Corrector
03:24

Three-Way Color Corrector is one of the first color correction effects of Adobe Premiere and we will see how it works in this lesson.

Three-Way Color Corrector
04:13

Colorista III is a really great plugin for color correction and grading and we will see how it works in this lesson.

Colorista III (Plug-in)
06:20
+ The Lumetri Scopes
5 lectures 09:16

An overview of Lumetri Scopes

Preview 01:42

Familiarize yourself with Vectorscope 

The Vectorscope
02:36

Analyse colors with the Waveform

The Waveform
01:21

Learn what Histogram is and how to use it

Histogram
01:18

Learn what RGB Parade is and how we use it to analyse footage

RGB Parade
02:19
Quiz #3
10 questions
+ Hollywood Color Grading Looks
4 lectures 27:11
Django Unchained
10:05
The Matrix
06:31
Mad Max
06:09
Avatar
04:26
+ Advance Techniques
6 lectures 37:05

Learn the correct method of creating the black cinematic bars(letterbox) in your video.

Preview 05:17

Learn how to match shots using all what you've learned in this course!

Matching Shots
06:39

In this lecture we'll be talking about vignetting and masking, two advanced color grading techniques used to stylize our footage. 

Vignetting and Masking
04:58

Learn step by step what motion tracking technique is and how it works

Motion tracking
10:04

Learn what is secondary correction and how to use the relative tools for it.

Secondary Color Correction
05:13

Learn how to create and save LUTs in order to use them in other projects.

Creating LUTs
04:54
Quiz #4
10 questions
+ UPDATES
3 lectures 28:58

Feb 2019 Update #1
In this lecture you will learn how to combine some advanced techniques in order to set the correct IRE values for every skin type and adjust the skin color in your footage.

#Humanskintonerange
#IREvalues
#ColorIllusions
#ProfessionalSkinCorrection

LECTURE #1 - SKIN TONES (2019 UPDATE)
11:12

May 2019 Update #2

This is the second lecture of 2019 course update series. Here you will learn how to use Colorista IV for Color Grading. This is the latest version of the plug-in Colorista III we've seen in Section 3. Meet the new features of Colorista that will automate your grading process.

#ColoristaIV
#NewUserInterface
#GuidedColorCorrection
#AdvancedStructure&Lighting

Preview 10:28

In this lecture you will learn about Curves in Premiere Pro 2019 and 2020
+ some color correction and grading techniques using the Lumetri Scopes.

Preview 07:18