Start editing your video professionally with DaVinci Resolve!
If you are looking for a video editing program that is easy to use, super powerful and also FREE, DaVinci Resolve is for you. DaVinci Resolve is the industry leader in color correction but also has powerful editing abilities. I personal edited my feature film and a show for Legendary Pictures on DaVinci Resolve. Professionals all over the world are using Resolve as their complete post production option. This full course is the best way to get started and start editing your projects.
What makes me qualified to teach you?
My name is Alex Ferrari, founder of Indie Film Hustle and a Hollywood editing/post production professional with over 20 years in the business. I've edited, color graded, post supervised or VFX supervised easily over 1000 projects in my career. Editing and post production is how I make my living.
Some reviews of my other courses:
A ton of great information included derived from actual experience and a get-in-there-and-get-it-done perspective. Lots of value here. - It's Me
This is an insightful and refreshing revelation of what it takes to produce a short. What a rich learning experience. Thank you. - Randy Hendricks
My Promise to You
I'm a working editing and post production professional, as well as an online educator. I'll be here if you have questions on your journey to learn how to edit on DaVinci Resolve. Maybe you already are a professional editor using AVID, FCP X or Adobe Premiere and just want to add a new software package to your toolbox or you might be a film student just starting out. Either way this course is for you.
So what will this course cover?
In this course you will learn everything you need to learn to get started editing with DaVinci Resolve right away. You'll get inside the mind of a professional editor.
In this course I will cover:
Learn from an actual working professional editor who been in the business for over twenty years and has worked on projects with million dollar budgets.
COURSE BONUS: I'll be also including bonus lessons and articles on post production that will help round up your education and save you tons of time.
When you are finished you'll be able to edit your project using DaVinci Resolve.
What are you waiting for? Join over 13,000 students already learning from my other courses. Click the enroll button, and I'll see you in on the inside!
Learn how to create hot keys from popular NLE editors.
Here something to get you started a bit faster.
Understand the DaVinci Resolve Homepage
Breakdown of the media page.
Learn how to import media to Resolve
Learn how to keep your edit house clean and organized.
Amazing tool to help you organize a lot of footage.
Save, Save, Save!
Learn how to Archive
You'll be able to set up your project settings like a pro.
Get a better understanding of your master project settings.
Learn how to scale images in your sequence.
Let's see what've learned so far.
We cover the basis of timeline creation in this lesson.
Dissolves, wipes, and dip to color...oh my.
The power of the inspector is explained.
Understanding your tools is key. We go over the basic editing tools of the timeline.
Classic 3-point editing workflow explained
The Trimming mystery is revealed.
This lesson covers splitting, joining, swapping, copy+pasting and duplicating clips on the timeline.
We discuss how to nest clips into one piece of footage.
Clip retiming allows an editor to change the speed of their footage multiple times within a single clip on the timeline.
The focus in this tutorial is on the generic title tool, and its rich text format abilities.
The lesson focuses on recreating cinematic 'double column' end credits.
An explanation of how to apply color bars at the start of a project and their purpose from a broadcasting point of view and how to use solid color mattes.
This tool is best utilised for synchronising multiple camera angles (in the case of live performances or interviews), or for editing material that has been shot to a single audio source (for example music videos).
The Render Settings window allows you to fine-tune the output of your video to ensure the most appropriate compression settings for your final delivery.
The final steps of the render workflow, after specifying the export settings, is to indicate which section of the timeline you wish to include in the render, and to send the job to the Render Queue.
Indie Film Hustle is a creator, publisher and distributor of high-quality online courses covering all avenues of the filmmaking and marketing crafts. We bring together industry leading experts from all disciplines so you can learn from the best.
Our expert instructors will teach you skills that will have an immediate positive impact on your career or business.
Our founder, Alex Ferrari. has been in the film industry for over 20 years and have worked on over 1000 feature films, shorts, commercials, music videos, network promos, documentaries and webisodes. His personal films have been screened in 600+ film festivals around the world.
Many filmmakers have walked through his doors over the years and he has had the pleasure of a front row seat to see how all these projects start and finish. From Sundance and Academy Award™ winners to the beginning film student, Alex has worked with them all. He's also the founder & host of the Indie Film Hustle Podcast, a free resource for all creatives interested in hearing the truth about the film industry.
You'll find his approach to my courses a bit raw and real. That's because I care about my students, fellow artists and filmmakers. He has seen and personally made many missteps over the years and he wants to help you avoid making the same costly mistakes. The industry is abusive to the new comer and he hopes Indie Film Hustle can help you navigate the shark infested waters of the film industry.