Blackmagic Design DaVinci Resolve Advanced Live Hands-On Instructor-Led Certification Training Class

Baltimore, Maryland, Virginia, Washington D.C., Virtually Online Live & On-Site at Your Location

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Course Information & Why You Should Attend

Duration & Times: 2 Days – 8:30AM-3:00PM ET / 5:30AM-12:00PM PT (30 Minute Complimentary Lunch)

Locations for Training:

Course Description: DaVinci Resolve 15 is the only video post-production tool that blends four high-end video applications into one, including a module for editing, color correction, audio production, and now, the new Fusion module for visual effects (VFX) and motion graphics! In our two-day, hands-on DaVinci Resolve 15 Advanced training course, you will learn the new DaVinci Resolve 15 features to include Fusion’s 3D workspace, and Blackmagic Design’s official curriculum to prepare you for the latest certification exam. You will expand on your introductory knowledge, and learn advanced color correction, editing, and audio. You will gain hands-on experience with editing, grading, and mixing and mastering deliverables for a start to finish workflow. This course is useful for Video Professionals using applications such as Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects, Audition, Apple Final Cut Pro, Logic Pro, Avid, and more. DaVinci Resolve 15 has a free version available for download.

Prerequisites: Students need to have completed our DaVinci Resolve 15 Introduction course or have working knowledge in all topics covered in the DaVinci Resolve 15 Introduction course outline. Students must have a good working knowledge of computers, operating systems, using a mouse, keyboard, standard menus and commands. Students must be able to open, save, and close applications and files, as well as navigate to other folders.

Job Roles That Use DaVinci Resolve:
Professional editors
Colorists
Audio engineers
Sound designers
VFX Artists

Projects That Use DaVinci Resolve:
Video Editing (Films, TV, Commercials)
Video & Film Color Correction
Audio Editing & Mixing 
Motion Graphics

Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve Advanced Course Outline

1. Advanced Color Correction
Parallel Nodes
Layer Nodes
Combiner Nodes
Power Grades
3 Stripe Color Grading Techniques
Working with Color Grading across Projects
Mixing a black-and-white shot
Using a look-up tables (LUTs) for quick looks
Creating a bleach bypass
Saving grades across projects

2. Creating Graphics & Effects in Fusion
Inserting and adjusting effects
Painting on clips
Using layers from the edit page
Pulling a green screen key
Tracking motion
Moving to a new shot
Using the Text+ node
Placing titles over video
Animating with keyframes

3. Advanced Editing
Color coding clips
Deleting clips without leaving a gap
Ripple trimming
Using roll trimming
Saving custom presets
Creating constant speed change
Adding and patching tracks
Reading meters and setting targets

4. Advanced Audio with Fairlight
Changing track formats
Mixing with Buses
Submixing
Assigning Patches
EQ and other Audio Effects

5. Managing Media and Databases
Consolidating media
Copying projects and media to a new hard drive
Working with the DaVinci Resolve database

Disclaimer: All course objectives and outlines are used as a guideline and are subject to change to ensure the latest information is covered to support real world use of the technology.

Software Versions: ThinkB!G open enrollment classes are taught on the most current version of software whenever possible. To request a specific version, please Contact Us or call us at 301-362-2250.

What You Get
  • Hands-On Official Authorized Training & Certification
  • Training Delivered from Instructors that are Senior Consultants Certified by Adobe (ACI), Apple (ACT), & Microsoft (MCT)
  • Official Curriculum Print and/or Digital Courseware & Personal Use of Class Recording for Limited Time
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Computer (Apple Mac or Windows PC) with Software & Class Files (In Person Only)
  • Continental Breakfast Every Day (In Person Only)
  • Catered Gourmet Deli Lunch Every Day (In Person Only)
  • Unlimited Snacks and Refreshments (In Person Only)
  • Notebook & Pen (In Person Only)
  • Free Parking (In Person Only)
Pricing

Public Enrollment Training

Commercial/Non-Profit/Education Price Per Person 2-Day Class: $1260
Government Price Per Person 2-Day Class: $1142.57

Dates to Register!

 

Custom Private Training – Onsite at Your Location, Online Live, or at ThinkB!G

Submit details and a formal training quote will be sent to you!

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Dates to Register

CourseLocationStart DateEnd DateTime
DaVinci Resolve 15 Certification Training BootCamp

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Oct 07, 2019 Thursday, Oct 10, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
DaVinci Resolve 15 Advanced

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Oct 09, 2019 Thursday, Oct 10, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
DaVinci Resolve 15 Certification Training BootCamp

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Mar 30, 2020 Thursday, Apr 02, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
DaVinci Resolve 15 Advanced

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Apr 01, 2020 Thursday, Apr 02, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
DaVinci Resolve 15 Certification Training BootCamp

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Jul 27, 2020 Thursday, Jul 30, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
DaVinci Resolve 15 Advanced

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Jul 29, 2020 Thursday, Jul 30, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
DaVinci Resolve 15 Certification Training BootCamp

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Oct 05, 2020 Thursday, Oct 08, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
DaVinci Resolve 15 Advanced

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Oct 07, 2020 Thursday, Oct 08, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register

Certification

A DaVinci Resolve Professional Exam is Available for DaVinci Resolve! 

Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve 15 End User Exam

Blackmagic Design Training Partner

Register for our DaVinci Resolve 15 Training & Certification Course:

✓ Learn the Certification Curriculum to Prep You for the Exam By Attending our Intro & Advanced / BootCamp Course

✓ Free Certification Online Exam

Custom Private Training

We offer this course as Custom Private Training or Project Based Training®!

If you have a team of individuals, you can receive bulk discounts by doing your own Private training session & cover your specific learning objectives! We can have the Private Training at ThinkB!G in Columbia, Maryland, Virtually Online Live (Available for Most Courses), or Onsite at Your Location.

What's Included?

  • Custom Outline to include Targeted Topics Based on Your Learning Needs
  • Hands-On Official Authorized Training & Certification
  • Training Delivered from Instructors that are Senior Consultants Certified by Adobe (ACI), Apple (ACT), & Microsoft (MCT)
  • Official Curriculum Print and/or Digital Courseware
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Computer (Apple Mac or Windows PC) with Software & Class Files (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)
  • Continental Breakfast Every Day (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)
  • Catered Gourmet Deli Lunch Every Day (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)
  • Unlimited Snacks and Refreshments (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)
  • Notebook & Pen (In Person Only)
  • Free Parking (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)

Submit details and a formal training quote will be sent to you! 

Click to Get a Quote Now!

Policies

Payment Policy for Public Enrollment Classes

Payment and/or Purchase Order is required 16 Business Days (Monday-Friday) prior to first date of training class.

 

Payment Policy for Private & Project Based Training® Classes

Payment and/or Purchase Order is required 16 Business Days (Monday-Friday) prior to first date of training service.  Pricing provided is firm fixed price based on number of students.  Client is responsible for entire amount regardless of change in number of registrations.

 

Cancellation/Rescheduling Policy for Public Enrollment Classes

  • Classes may be canceled if less than 4 students are registered. We will notify you of cancellations no later than 16 business days prior to class.
  • Canceling/Rescheduling more than 16 business days prior to class: You are eligible for a refund or free reschedule. Registration is transferable to another student for the same class & date.
  • Canceling/Rescheduling less than 16 business days prior to class: No refund. No Reschedule. Registration is transferable to another student for the same class & date.
  • No Shows without contact: No refund. No Reschedule.

Cancellation/Rescheduling Policy for Custom/Private and On-Site Training Classes

  • No penalty if cancellation/reschedule is 16 Business Days (Monday-Friday) prior to the first date of class.
  • 50% penalty will be incurred if cancellation/reschedule is less than 16 Business Days (Monday-Friday) prior to the first date of class. This fee is to cover instructor expenses, travel, and course materials purchased.

Cancellation/Rescheduling Policy for Individual Students in Custom/Private Training Classes

  • Individual students registered in a private class, who cancel or do not show, are not eligible for a partial refund or reschedule. Please contact your class organizer or manager if you need to cancel.