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Learn video editing & production in this DaVinci Resolve training course with our film video courses in Sydney.

If you are looking for a free video editing application that will allow you to edit videos, add titles, music and make colour changes then DaVinci Resolve is the answer. DaVinci Resolve is used by amateur and professional video editors across the world for every type of production from business & marketing videos, music videos to documentaries, feature films. This intro course is the best way to jump right in and start editing. DaVinci costs nothing to use (paid version is DaVinci Resolve Studio) but lacks nothing in what you can do to learn video cutting. If you really want to make it a money earner for you then you can progress to the DaVinci Resolve Studio version and none of your projects need altering, you just get more collaboration tools, output formats and specialised filters for audio and vision effects.

DaVinci Resolve is cross-platform capable and works on Windows, Apple and Linux computers. Bring your enthusiasm for storytelling and turn those ideas into reality in this DaVinci Resolve video editing course in Sydney. 

Learning outcomes

By the end of this DaVinci Resolve course, you should be able to:

  • Understand and apply an efficient video/film editing workflow to a video project.
  • Use keyboard shortcuts to be more efficient when editing.
  • Appreciate the editor’s skills as part of a production team.

What will be covered in this course?

  • Quick tour around the DaVinci user interface
  • Introducing the cut page for assembling your clips into a sequence
  • Adding transitions between shots
  • Add Effects with OpenFX to the sequence
  • Working with nodes
  • Working with scopes – The objective tools for measuring & evaluating colour
  • Introduction to basic colour correction including colour balance & colour matching footage
  • Colour Grading to give “the Look” you want
  • Curves, Hue Vs Hue – Saturation – Luminance, Luminance Vs Saturation & Saturation Vs Saturation, Secondary Color Correction using “Qualifies”
  • Simple Titling & Credits
  • Exporting a distribution version

Who is this course for?

This DaVinci Resolve training course caters to filmmakers, as well as graphic designers looking to upskill and business owners looking to get creative with their advertising.

  • Those looking to improve their employment skills or employment opportunities to work as video editors or producers, editor assistants or in post-production work
  • Those looking for added skills in their work roles such as training or marketing
  • Business owners wanting to be more creative with their advertising
  • Basic computer literacy is assumed as part of this course.

Course venue

Rozelle Campus

Corner of Gordon St & Victoria Rd, Rozelle (in the grounds of St. Joseph’s Church).

What to bring to class

  • Headphones
  • A portable storage device for taking home finished edits and practice editing footage (optional)

Additional information

This course runs in our computer lab, fitted with 27-inch Apple iMac systems as well as Dell computers running the Windows operating system, both types of computers have the latest Adobe apps installed. Adobe products function the same on both Windows and Macintosh computers except for minor differences with keyboard usage and where files are located within the computer.

This course has no current classes. Please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for DaVinci Resolve for Beginners

This course has no current classes. Please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for DaVinci Resolve for Beginners

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