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Clay Asbury

Based in Atlanta, Georgia, Clay Asbury is an Adobe Certified Instructor for Premiere Pro and After Effects. He balances post production training with his own freelance videography/editing. Clay has been working in education and post production for 15 years. He started with Avid Media Composer and Media 100 in the 90's, before working with FCP from version 1 to version 7. He wrote the trimming chapter for the Larry Jordan book "Edit Well: Final Cut Studio Techniques form the Pros". His background is in photography, which he continues to explore, along with DSLR filmmaking.

February 28, 2013 Author:

Learn how to ingest your video footage into Adobe Prelude. Prelude provides multiple encoding options to do instant backups and streamline your video editing workflow. Read More

Ingest Options in Adobe Prelude

  • January 17, 2013

    Importing Premiere Pro Projects Into After Effects

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    Create your video edit in Adobe Premiere Pro.  Then import your project into After Effects for finishing – add effects, color correction, and motion tracking. There are several ways to manage your Premiere Pro to After Effects workflow.  One way is to take advantage of Adobe’s Dynamic Link, with the ability to jump btween the two [...] Read More

  • January 3, 2013

    Enhance your Video Editing Projects with Light Leaks and Film Grain

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    Give your video editing projects a unique retro style with this film grain and light leaks. In this post, we’ve rounded up the best third party film grain and light leaks for video editors. Read More

  • January 2, 2013

    Creating a Web DVD with Premiere Pro & Encore

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    In this post, we’ll show you how to use an Adobe workflow (Premiere and Encore) to create a searchable web DVD using Flash – a unique way to create interactive content for the web. Read More