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Master Video Editing with Personalised 1:1 Mentorship

Are you ready to unlock the power of video editing and take your skills to the next level? Look no further than our personalised 1:1 mentoring sessions with a professional Final Cut Pro video editor. Whether you’re a complete beginner or looking to refine your techniques, our tailored one-to-one sessions on Zoom will help you achieve your goals and unleash your creativity.

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My Mentorship Program:

Limited Spaces – Only 4 Left For 2024!

Free Consultation: Not sure where to start? Schedule a complimentary consultation to discuss your goals and customise your learning journey.

Comprehensive Learning with Final Cut Pro: Apple’s Final Cut Pro is a powerful and versatile video editing software used by professionals around the world. While other programs are available, we believe in providing focused and comprehensive support for Final Cut Pro. With its intuitive interface, advanced features, and seamless integration with other Apple products, Final Cut Pro offers unmatched flexibility and creativity for your editing projects.

Customised Learning: Each session is tailored to your individual needs and skill level. Whether you’re starting from scratch or looking to tackle advanced editing techniques, I’ve got you covered.

Tailored for Wedding Photographers: Are you a wedding photographer looking to expand your skill set and offer additional services to your clients? My mentorship program is designed with you in mind. Learn how to create captivating “behind the scenes” videos for social media, vertical reels, or any promotional material. I’ll cover everything from timing transitions to music, beat marking methods, colour grading, speed ramping, and organising media.

Flexible Options: Choose from a single session to long-term mentorship programs spanning up to a year. Whatever your schedule and goals, I’ll work with you to create a plan that fits your needs.

Session topics and areas

  • Getting organised – preparing all the folders and directories to store your video, audio, sounds, music and completed films
  • An overview of Final Cut Pro and the fundamental tools
  • Looking at various additional assets you may consider useful for editing your footage
  • Understanding the capabilities of your computer, if it is powerful enough or do you need to use proxy files
  • Learning to organise your files efficiently on internal and external drives
  • A look at backup options for storing everything long term
  • A deeper dive into the Final Cut Pro interface
  • Keyboard shortcuts and workspaces
  • Importing media and the benefits of keywording
  • Setting up and starting your first project assignment – yes, you will have some homework to do!
  • How to add audio or music to a project
  • Adding graphics, still images, titles and a logo
  • Creating multiple cuts of a project and organising these inside Final Cut Pro
  • Adding video and audio effects to your project
  • Colour grading footage and individual clips
  • Mixing audio and adjusting the levels
  • Built in plugins and generators
  • Exporting projects for different platforms and social media
  • Long-term archival of projects
  • Cleaning up and reducing completed projects
  • Advanced colour grading and skin tones
  • Superior audio editing and effects
  • Masking and keyframing
  • Object tracking
  • Creating custom presets
  • Converting video format ratios
  • Multi cam editing
  • Working with compound clips
  • Building your own plugins
  • Apple Motion
  • And much much more!

Topics Covered: Our sessions can cover a wide range of topics, including creating reels, editing ceremonies with multiple cameras and audio sources, building slideshows, and much more.

Ready to take your video editing skills to new heights? Book your free consultation today and let’s start crafting your masterpiece together.

Book Your Free Consultation

While I understand concerns about pricing, it’s important to recognise the unique value proposition my personalised 1:1 mentoring sessions offer. Unlike many online courses that provide pre-recorded content with limited interaction, my sessions offer personalised guidance, real-time feedback, and tailored instruction to meet each individual’s needs and goals. Additionally, the expertise and industry insights I provide draw from years of experience working in the field, ensuring you receive valuable, hands-on knowledge that’s directly applicable to your projects. When compared to the cost of traditional in-person workshops or online courses with similar levels of personalised attention, my pricing represents a competitive and worthwhile investment in your growth as a photographer and BTS video editor.

Pricing Plans

These 1 hr session types cater to different skill levels and specific needs, offering participants a comprehensive and personalised learning experience with tangible benefits and outcomes.

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Ideal to problem solve and complete a project or task

If you are struggling with a specific aspect of Final Cut Pro then I may be able to help resolve this in a single session.

  • Video Workflow
  • Colour Grading
  • Project Specific
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Basic Skills Bootcamp

These sessions are perfect for beginners who are just starting their journey in video editing. We’ll cover essential concepts, basic tools, and fundamental techniques to get you comfortable with Final Cut Pro.

  • Learn the interface and navigation of Final Cut Pro
  • Understand basic editing tools such as trimming, cutting, and rearranging clips
  • Gain insight into organising media and creating a project timeline
  • Explore importing, exporting, and managing project settings
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Advanced Techniques Workshop

Ready to take your skills to the next level? In this session, we’ll dive into advanced editing techniques and creative approaches to make your projects stand out. From sophisticated transitions to dynamic effects, we’ll explore the full potential of Final Cut Pro.

Everything from the 5 session package plus;

  • Master advanced editing tools like keyframing, masking, and compositing
  • Learn to create professional-looking transitions and effects
  • Discover techniques for colour grading and enhancing visual appeal
  • Explore audio editing and manipulation to enhance your projects’ sound quality
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Captivating Content for the Digital Age in 24 sessions

In today’s digital landscape, engaging content is key to standing out on social media. In this session, we’ll focus on creating behind-the-scenes videos, vertical reels, or any promotional material to elevate your online presence and attract your audience’s attention.

  • Learn strategies for creating captivating content tailored to social media platforms
  • Explore advanced techniques for timing transitions to music and enhancing visual impact
  • Discover methods for beat marking and syncing audio to create dynamic videos
  • Receive tips on effective storytelling and audience engagement for social media

Here are some FAQ’s

The number of sessions you should book depends on your individual learning goals, skill level, and availability. For beginners, I recommend starting with a minimum five sessions to cover essential concepts and build a strong foundation. For more advanced students or those with specific projects in mind, a single session may be enough. During your free consultation, we can discuss your objectives and tailor a session plan that best suits your needs.

I understand that many of you have busy schedules and limited time for learning. That’s why I offer flexible scheduling options to accommodate your availability. Whether you prefer daytime, evening, or weekend sessions, I strive to find a time that works for you. Additionally, I can offer recordings of our sessions for review at your convenience, allowing you to go over everything again at your own pace and fit around your busy lifestyle.

While YouTube videos can offer valuable information, my editing course provides personalised guidance tailored to your specific needs and learning pace. I offer hands-on support, interactive sessions, and the opportunity to ask questions and receive immediate feedback, ensuring a more efficient and effective learning experience.

Absolutely! In addition to mastering Final Cut Pro, my sessions can cover a wide range of related topics, including workflows, equipment selection, filming techniques, and more. I provide comprehensive guidance to help you achieve your goals with video.

Unlike self-learning methods where you may encounter gaps in your knowledge or struggle to find reliable resources, my sessions offer structured, expert-led instruction. I provide clear explanations, practical demonstrations, and personalised support to ensure your success every step of the way.

My editing sessions go beyond software training and a main focus on workflow optimisation. I teach you how to streamline your editing process, organise your media efficiently, and implement effective strategies for managing projects, saving you time and enhancing your productivity.

Absolutely! I can offer guidance on various aspects of filmmaking, including camera settings, composition techniques, lighting, audio recording, and more. By honing your filming skills, you’ll capture higher-quality footage that enhances the editing process and elevates the overall production value of your projects.

My editing sessions are tailored to cater to all skill levels, including beginners. I start with the basics and gradually progress to more advanced topics, ensuring a smooth learning curve for newcomers. I provide clear explanations, step-by-step instructions, and plenty of hands-on practice to help you build a solid foundation in video editing.

Unlike self-learning methods where you may feel isolated or unsure if you’re on the right track, my sessions provide personalised support and feedback every step of the way. I provide one-on-one guidance, answer your questions in real-time, and provide constructive feedback to help you improve and grow on your journey.

As a professional videographer in the industry, I stay abreast of the latest trends, techniques, and software updates. In my editing sessions, I share my insights, tips, and best practices to help you stay ahead of the curve and remain competitive in today’s ever-evolving landscape.

Learning from an experienced professional offers numerous benefits, including insider knowledge, real-world expertise, and industry insights that you won’t find in self-learning resources. I provide practical advice, share my personal experiences, and offer valuable tips to help you succeed in your video editing endeavours.

My editing sessions are designed to empower students to become confident and proficient editors. I offer comprehensive training, practical exercises, and ongoing support to help you build your skills, gain confidence, and achieve your editing goals. With my guidance, you’ll develop the knowledge, proficiency, and creativity to excel in the world of video editing.

To participate in my editing sessions, you’ll need a computer or laptop with access to Final Cut Pro software. While not required, having a quality monitor or dual-screen setup can enhance your editing experience by providing more screen real estate for multitasking and viewing your projects in greater detail.

Not at all! While having high-end equipment can certainly enhance your editing capabilities, it’s not a requirement to get started. In my editing sessions, I focus on teaching skills and techniques that can be applied using basic equipment setups even a mobile phone. Whether you’re working with a budget-friendly camera or a professional camera, the principles of editing remain the same. As you progress in your skills and projects, you can always consider investing in additional equipment to further enhance your capabilities.