The DaVinci Resolve 14 Studio For Video Editors Course

DaVinci Resolve 14 Studio

The DaVinci Resolve 14 Studio For Video Editors Course (DVR150)

From £206.50 With 90 day discount (1 day)

This one day DaVinci Resolve 14 Studio For Video Editors Course is hands-on and is aimed at video editors wanting to learn how to colour grade their edits using the power of DaVinci Resolve 14 Studio.

This course is designed to give video editors the knowledge to colour grade in Resolve 14 Studio rather than train them how to be a colourist.

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  • 7 hours hands on instructor lead training
  • Individual Apple workstation
  • Course media
  • Course attendance certificate

Course times

Day 110 am - 5:30 pm (1 Hr lunch + 2 x 10 min breaks)

This course is designed for any experience editor looking to grade their own projects.

  • Workspace And Set Up
  • Importing Media And Edits
  • Primary Colour Correction
  • Secondary Colour Correction
  • Saving Grades and Exporting

Students should have the following prerequisite knowledge prior to attending the course:

  • Knowledge of OS X and basic computer navigation
  • A workable knowledge of an editing application such as Final Cut Pro 7 or X, Media Composer or Premiere Pro is required.

There is no professional certification from Blackmagic Design for this course at this time.

Want to take your experience to the next level? Try our The Introduction to Grading with DaVinci Resolve 12 Studio Course.

  • Creating a user and a project.
  • Explaining the workflow in Resolve using the 5 main windows from import to output.
  • The importance of project setup regarding frame resolutions and rates.
  • Saving projects and settings.
  • Introduction to the media pool.
  • Explanation of how Resolve can read any codec.
  • Importing edits from different software: XML Version 1 for FCP 7 and Premiere, XML
  • Version 2 for FCP X, and AAF for Avid files.
  • Relinking media.
  • Explaining what is excluded from the edits.
  • Creating and importing a reference movie.
  • Using the scene cut detection.
  • Basic colour correction theory: Using luminance and chrominance.
  • Introduction to the colour wheels.
  • Introduction to nodes.
  • Using the automatic colour corrector.
  • Introduction to the video scopes: using the Waveform monitor and RGB Parade.
  • Correcting colour using the 3 way colour corrector.
  • Fine tuning correction using the log colour wheels.
  • Introduction to the curve editor.
  • Explaining secondary colour correction.
  • Introducing second nodes including disabling nodes.
  • Using the qualifier tool to select individual colours.
  • Using the power windows tool to mask, including the bespoke mask tool.
  • Motion tracking masks.
  • Saving your grades in the library.
  • Applying save grades to different clips
  • Exporting material directly out of Resolve
  • Round tripping back to the editing system of choice, FCP X, FCP 7, Premiere Pro, or Avid.
  • The advantages of rendering out of Resolve

You can always reserve (Pencil) your place on any course without commitment. However you may be asked to move if we have a paying customer that will confirm. We will always give you first refusal to confirm or release your pencilled date.

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London Training Centre 27th Apr 2018 £206.5030% Advance Booking Discount
London Training Centre 18th Jan 2018 £236.0020% Advance Booking Discount
London Training Centre 18th Dec 2017 £295.00
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Why Choose This Course?

This course is an editor's quick hands-on look at DaVinci Resolve 14 Studio. It is designed to give an editor the basic professional tool set to start grading within their own projects.

Soho Editors have been at the forefront of the technological and creative advances in post-production for more than 17 years as well as being Europe’s leading professional training provider.

The further in advance you purchase the higher the savings.

Days in Advance

0 - 29Nil
30 - 5910%
60 - 8920%
90 +30%

The DaVinci Resolve 14 Studio For Video Editors Course is an internationally recognised qualification that is based on practical, real-world post production knowledge you can put to use from day one.

We are so sure that not only will you enjoy the experience, as well as learn what you need from the course, that if you are not satisfied we will give you the same course again FREE of charge, it’s as simple as that, no argument*.