DaVinci Resolve 16

Blackmagic Design

The ONLY film and video post production solution that brings editing, color correction, audio post and visual effects together in the same software application!

With curriculum designed for new users and established professionals alike, Blackmagic Design certified training teaches you the skills you need to be more creative, work faster, and get the job done!

The Definitive Guide to DaVinci Resolve 16

(minimum 3 days)

  • Setting up projects, importing media & using metadata to speed up your work
  • Marking selections, editing clips in the timeline & context sensitive trimming
  • Retiming clips, adding transitions & pan and scan photos
  • Working with new Text+ titles, creating your own titles & adding animation
  • Navigating Fusion page, using a node based interface, stabilize & part on clips
  • Primary & secondary corrections using Resolve’s legendary color tools
  • Matching shots, using color management, creating looks, grading multiple clips
  • Using PowerWindows, tracking objects in a shot, using curves & add ResolveFX
  • Audio sweetening & mixing using the Fairlight audio tools
  • Recording voice over directly into the timeline
  • Using new FairlightFX to improve audio quality
  • Delivering projects to a variety of formats

Advanced Editing with DaVinci Resolve 16

(minimum 2 days)

  • Organizing and optimizing footage to prepare for editing
  • Professional editing techniques from different genres
  • Frame accurate real-time trimming
  • Advanced transition options
  • Variable speed changes to enhance action
  • Subframe audio editing
  • Syncing multiple camera angles for multicamera editing
  • Building complex composites on the Edit Page
  • Creating and working with compound clips
  • Using keyframes to create sophisticated animations
  • Using the Fusion Page to perform common tasks
  • Editing and mixing audio on the Fairlight Page
  • Sweetening dialogue and enhance sound with built-in EQ and Dynamics Working with subtitles
  • Delivering projects for digital cinema and online distribution
  • Setting up a collaborative workflow with multiple users
  • Backing up and importing media files

The Colorist’s Guide to DaVinci Resolve 16

(minimum 2 days)

  • Launching Resolve project files, restoring archives & migrating XML timelines
  • Enabling Color Management to remap video color gamuts
  • Analyzing & color correcting images with the help of scopes
  • Normalization, balancing & matching footage in preparation for creative grading
  • Primary & secondary grading tool operations
  • Node-based compositing with the help of mixer & key nodes
  • Managing & copying grades with the help of stills, versions & ColorTrace
  • Navigating the Fusion page & creating composites in the Resolve workflow
  • Application of OpenFX to repair, enhance & stylize media
  • The classic grading workflow & its translation to the Groups feature
  • Render cache & delivery settings for optimal quality