Useful Links for Graphics, Video, and Photo Editing

Maybe Final Cut scares you… or maybe you think Adobe is something you make bricks out of. Either way, the links I have pulled together will help anyone get ahead with Final Cut Studio and Adobe CS3 and CS4 applications. The links are organized by category. Enjoy!

If you ever want to know how to do something with a particular piece of software, check out first for handy video tutorials. Be advised, you can only watch the first few episodes of each entry without signing up for an account. If you’re on campus, be sure not to forget about Atomic Learning‘s great videos.

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Adobe CS4 Video Tutorials

Adobe CS3 Video Workshop

Adobe CS4 Printing Guide

35 Basic Tutorials to Get You Started with Photoshop

25 Tutorials for Using Illustrator and Photoshop Together for Outstanding Results

Lynda’s Adobe Videos


Final Cut Pro’s Audio Filters

Final Cut Studio Workflows

Final Cut Pro 6 Training

DVD Studio Pro Training

Soundtrack Pro Training

Compressor Training – great for understanding media quality and project workflow

HD Workflows with Final Cut Studio 2

Final Cut Express 4 Essential Training

General Design/Graphics

Cheat Sheets for designers

Six Revisions

Weird Resources

Kuler – online color scheme tool

iLife Training

Windows Movie Maker