Ever wonder what keyboard shortcuts are the best for saving time while helping streamline your creative workflow? Editing mentor Joaquin Elizondo shares his favorite keyboard shortcuts for Premiere Pro to make his life easier in the edit bay.
A solid foundation for video editors!
- 8 Lessons
- 1 hour and 45 minutes of instructional videos
In Terms and Techniques of Editing, editor Joaquin Elizondo (Narcos: Mexico, Dark Winds) sets aspiring editors on the path to success. He does so by revealing basic in-depth editing techniques including various ways to cut a scene, engineering montages, improving audio, and everything in between!
To enhance your understanding of narrative techniques, Joaquin uses scenes from award-winning short films as a reference. That way, you can get the feel of how to edit projects with high-production value.
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- English Subtitles
Joaquin Elizondo has over 20 years of experience as an editor, working in the world of scripted television shows. His most recent editing credits include Narcos: Mexico (Netflix), The Hot Zone: Anthrax (NatGeo), and Dark Winds (AMC). Joaquin is currently working on Griselda, a new Netflix limited series starring Sofia Vergara. Before arriving in Los Angeles, Joaquin worked in unscripted television for several years in New York City. There he edited content for HBO Sports, NBC, Telemundo, and was the lead editor on Bravo’s late-night talk show Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen.
Joaquin majored in Film & Video Studies at the University of Michigan and grew up in the San Diego-Tijuana border region. He began his career cutting a wide range of projects that included news, promos, commercials, and documentaries. As someone who has sought out and benefited from mentoring, Joaquin is now taking on the role of mentor. He helps aspiring editors and assistants in navigating the path to achieving their career goals. Joaquin created the Hollywood Editing Mentor Program and Podcast to provide guidance and support for those trying to break into or advance their careers in post-production.