Post Production Training

Every client is different so each course is developed depending on the requirements and skill level of the participants. Whether you require a refresher on the basics of editing, understanding sound mixing, building & authoring DVDs or creating animation, Simon can tailormake a course that suits your needs.

For more information and pricing on the courses & workshops available, please contact me here.

Working mainly with Apple’s Final Cut Studio and Adobe Creative Suite, I offer training in the following areas:

 

EDITING
 History of editing
Theories, concepts and workflows
Basic editing techniques (FCP, Premiere Pro)
Intermediate editing techniques (FCP, Premiere Pro)
Advanced editing techniques (FCP, Premiere Pro)
Sound mixing
 Troubleshooting

MOTION GRAPHICS & ANIMATION
 Introduction to motion graphics & basic design principals
 Animation & key framing (Motion & After Effects)
 Intermediate workflows and concepts (Motion & After Effects)
 Cooking and compositing
 Round tripping from FCP to Motion and  other cross-app workflows
– Creating Animated DVD/BLURAY menus

GRADING/COLOUR CORRECTION
- Concepts of colour correction and colour theory
- Primary colour correction
- Secondary colour correction
- Grading and achieving the right look

COMPRESSION AND DELIVERY TECHNIQUES
- Current compression trends, formats and codecs
- DVD/BLURAY design, authoring & building
- Compression for YouTube, Vimeo & mobile devices
- Delivery methods

BACK UP, ARCHIVE & MAINTENANCE
- Correct post production workflows
- Backing up: How, Why & When?
- Archive methods, equipment and workflows
- Restoring Projects: Best Practices

For more information and rates on post production training, drop me a line here.