Video Editing in DaVinci Resolve 16: Beginner to Advanced
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Video Editing in DaVinci Resolve 16: Beginner to Advanced

Learn Video Editing in DaVinci Resolve 16 with Color Correction & Color Grading & Visual Effects in DaVinci Resolve 16
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Created by Louay Zambarakji
Last updated 2/2020
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This course includes
  • 10 hours on-demand video
  • 13 articles
  • 4 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • How to use DaVinci Resolve for Video Editing from beginner to advanced
  • Cut Page Quick & Easy Video Editing
  • How to add effects (OpenFX) to your Videos
  • How to add Motion Graphics to your Videos
  • How to Correctly Color Correct using DaVinci Resolve
  • How to work with all kind of Nodes from Serial to Layer, Parallel... and even the Combiner/Spliter Nodes
  • How to do Color Grading using multiple tools in DaVinci Resolve
  • How to correctly use Curves, Color Wheels, Qualifiers, Power windows, Scopes and all the rest.
  • You will complete a full project from Importing Media, Video Editing, Color Correction and Color Grading with Motion and ResolveFX
Requirements
  • DaVinci Resolve 16 is a Free Software. I'll show you how to download and Install your copy.
  • DaVinci Resolve 16 will require Windows 10
  • No Prior knowledge in DaVinci Resolve required
  • No prior knowledge in Video Editing, Color Correction and Grading, Visual Effects or Motion is required. It's all covered in the Course.
  • A 1080p (at least) Screen Resolution is highly recommended to work in DaVinci Resolve and to preview the course.
  • I will provide you, free of charge, professionally shot videos to create your own project (from video editing to color correction and Grading)
Description

Hi, my name is Louay, I am the author of top rated and bestselling courses in Premiere Pro, After Effects, Video Editing and Motion Graphics.

Video Editing in DaVinci Resolve 16 - Beginner to Advanced

DaVinci Resolve 16 is a free professional video editing application used by professionals and amateurs. It’s easy and simple to use. It provides you with simple to use yet powerful tools to edit your videos and achieve high quality production.

This course is for beginners. You do not need any previous knowledge in DaVinci Resolve 16 or video editing experience.

You will dive straightaway into creating your first video and add music, graphics, text and couple of transitions. No time is wasted with unnecessary concepts.  You will be up and running in DaVinci Resolve in less than an half hour.

I’ll teach you everything you need to know about video editing, visual effects, motion graphics, color correction & grading and audio editing to create professionally looking videos.

We will make a video together from start to finish, step by step. You will start right at the beginning from how to import your video clips all the way through to Color Correction and Grading.

I know you want to practice, play with video shots, assemble short and long videos. You want to create and apply the skills you’ve learned right away. That is why I provided you with a complete Set of 100+ video footage of a Sports/Action theme for you to work and practice.   

You can even come up with your own awesome and original video using the same footage. It’s open to your imagination and what you want to create.   

What will you learn in this DaVinci Resolve 16 Course?

  • Start by understanding the workflow in DaVinci Resolve.

  • Quick & Easy Editing in the latest Cut Page in Davinci Resolve 16

  • Efficiently import and organize your media from Bins to Power Bins

  • Dive in and create your first short video – Just to get started.

  • Discover multiple ways to assemble your video – from inserts to swaps

  • Fine edit your clips a frame at a time

  • Lots fun re-timing your clips with speed graphs – Slow Motion and Fast Motion

  • You will Master Transitions and create your own

  • Add Graphics, Lower Thirds and Titles, we will even create an Intro and Outro

  • Work in the more advanced Fusion Text

  • Apply and customize Effects from ResolveFX

  • Achieve Perfect Color Correction – including Log footage

  • Use Power Windows, Cloud and Point Trackers to bring up features in your clips.

  • Understand (in detail) and work with advanced tools such as Curves, Qualifiers, Keys.

  • Start Color Grading like a colourist (at least a beginner one) and produce awesome videos.

So, if you’re looking to:   

Edit your Videos for your YouTube channel with a free professional and extensive application or Create exciting and well edited videos for your family album, Edit a marketing video for your website,  Create a Music Video,  Edit Documentaries, Start your Career as a Video Editor, Create your first Demo-Reel Then you will find this course ideal for your needs, as you work with an instructor who really cares about your success as individual.   

Enroll now and start Video Editing right away. See you in the first lecture.   

Cheers   

Louay


Who this course is for:
  • Beginners in DaVinci Resolve 16.
  • Beginners in Video Editing and Color Grading - You will learn how to Video Edit and Color Grade and more.
  • Intermediate and Advanced Video editor who want to learn how to work in DaVinci Resolve if it is for Video Editing or Color Grading.
  • If your focus is only on color grading then you'll learn all about color correction/grading in DaVinci Resolve.
  • If your focus is on Video Editing then you will learn all about Video Editing in DaVinci Resolve.
Course content
Expand all 198 lectures 10:17:00
+ Quick and Easy Video Editing in the Cut Page (Resolve 16)
14 lectures 36:37
Watch Other Student's Completed Assignment
00:38
Launching DaVinci - New Project & Workflow
02:49
Download your Media for your a Quick Start
00:22
How to Import Media from within the Cut Page
02:27
How to Preview Your Media
03:24
Create your First Rough Cut in the Cut Page
08:28
How to Insert Clips
02:57
The Smart Insert
01:32
How to Ripple Overwrite
01:37
Swapping and rearranging Clips
02:01
The Cut Page Transitions
03:15
Adding Audio Tracks
03:21
Quick Export to YouTube, Vimeo & Local Drive
03:14
+ More Editing techniques in the Cut Page (Resolve 16)
5 lectures 09:04
Fast Preview the Timeline
01:10
More about Trimming
01:52
Split & Join
02:30
Right Click Playhead
01:32
Slipping a clip
02:00
+ Clip Tools in the Cut Page (Resolve 16)
6 lectures 23:04
Titles
06:19
Transform
02:27
Crop
01:33
Playing with Clip Speed
02:23
Stabilize a clip
05:08
Dynamic Zoom
05:14
+ Continuous Editing
9 lectures 42:50
Starting in the Edit Page
01:33
Getting ready to Edit: Import the Media into the Media Pool
03:48
Start Editing: Your First Rough Cut
12:45
Work with Audio and Add Music
05:37
How about a couple of Transitions
04:59
Smart Render for faster previews
01:18
How to add simple Lower Thirds and Titles
07:01
Export and Produce your Video
04:03
* Your Assignment: Assemble a Simple Rough Cut
01:46
+ Adding, Inserting and Moving Clips to the Timeline
21 lectures 01:07:38
Populating the timeline
00:56
How to Import the Project to follow along
02:38
The Menu System Demystified
04:09
Preferences & Keyboard Mapping
06:07
How to create Smart Bins and Timelines
06:14
Timeline Navigation & Preview
06:53
Performing Lift and Extract & the Auto Select
04:08
Performing Insert Edits with track selection
05:45
Performing Overwrite Edits with track Selection
01:58
Marking on the timeline - 3 Point Edit - Insert and Overwrite
04:56
How to perform Replace Edit
03:43
How to perform Ripple Overwrite
02:54
Copy/Paste and Insert Paste
02:20
How to perform a Lift & Insert
02:11
How to swap clips on the timeline
03:05
Selecting and Moving Contiguous Clips
01:58
Tip: Match Frame & Find timeline clips in the Media Pool
01:28
Tip: How to Add, Move, and Remove Tracks
01:33
Tip: When you can't target a track
01:24
Tip: How to Extract Overlapping Gaps
01:47
** Your Assignment: Assemble an Extended Rough Cut
01:31
+ Timeline Editing Techniques & Editing Tools
18 lectures 01:04:56
Edit your clips in the timeline - Your learning Take away
01:11
Importing the Project to follow along
00:10
The Concept of Handles
02:42
The focus of this section and Modes vs Tools
02:18
How to perform Basic Trim in the Selection Mode
05:33
How to perform Basic Trims in the Trim Edit Mode
04:14
How to edit Timeline Clips in the Source Monitor
04:24
How to Trim Start/End, Resize and Ripple
04:45
How to perform an Extend Edit
04:04
How to perform Precision Trimming - Nudging with the right Point Type
04:43
How to perform a Roll Edit
04:08
How to perform Slip & Slide Edits
04:07
How to use the all famous JKL in the Timeline
03:37
How to use the Dynamic Trim Mode with Trim Edit Mode
02:46
How to perform Lifts & Extracts with Cuts: Blade Mode vs Razor/Split Clip
05:19
Tips: Easy Marking and Cuts for Lift & Extracts
03:11
*** Your very important Assignment: Fine Edit your Extended Rough Cut
02:24
+ Video Speed Effects and Retiming
12 lectures 38:39
Retiming Clips - What you will learn in this section
00:37
Importing the Project to follow along
00:10
How to Retime an Entire Clip - Retime Controls
05:00
How to use the Change Clip Speed Panel - Ripple, Freeze and Reverse
04:55
Introduction to the Curve Editor
02:41
Retime Frame - Using Retime Curves
03:13
Retime Speed - Using Retime Curve
06:01
How to Rewind a Segment
04:13
Tip: How to create a Freeze Frame Segment
02:35
Tip: How to create smart Reversed Segment
03:02
+ Transitions: Applying and Customizing Transitions
10 lectures 25:13
Transitions and Effects - Your learning take away from this section
00:44
Importing the Project to follow along
00:10
How to use the Video Faders
04:51
How to use the Audio Faders
02:31
How Clip Handles affect Transitions
03:41
How to Customize Video Transitions within the Inspector
03:35
How to use the Keyframe Editor to edit the Transition Curve
04:10
How to use the Curve Editor to edit the Transition Curve
03:17
Tip: How to Save a Transition Preset for re-use
01:17
*** Your Assignment: Add & Customize Transitions
00:57
+ Transforms & Motion in the Edit Page
11 lectures 37:26
Importing the Project to follow along
00:10
Quick reminder of the Video Properties within the Inspector
04:37
How to Animate the Inspector Properties
04:26
How to Work and Animate with On-screen Controls
04:25
Smoothing the Motion Path and Creating non-linear Path
04:31
How to Customize the Dynamic Zoom
03:33
How to perform Paste Attributes to replicate properties
03:49
Your Assignment: Create an Intro for your movie
01:07
Your Assignment Tutorial : Create an Intro for your movie
07:15
Tip: How to Compound Clips
02:49
+ Text & Fusion Titles & Lower 3rd - Create, Customize and Animate
16 lectures 55:47
Importing the Project to follow along
00:10
Single and Multiple Line Rich Text Formatting
04:28
How to Animate Text from the Video Tab
06:00
How to use the scroll Text
04:31
Introduction to Fusion Text from the Edit Page
02:55
Fusion Text: Directions and Write On in the Text Tab
03:58
Fusion Text: Rotation and more in the Layout Tab
04:07
Fusion Text: The Transform Tab per Character/Words/Lines
05:24
Fusion Text: The Shading Tab
04:41
Tip: Fusion Text: How to Roll and Scroll
01:14
How to add Motion Blur to Fusion Text
02:19
How to work with Fusion Titles & Lower Thirds Presets
06:17
Tip: How to Retime Fusion Titles & Lower Third Presets
03:44
Tip: How to create awesome text shadows in Fusion Text
03:54
Tip: Compositing Text - Text with Video Background
01:07