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Old January 10th, 2011, 08:45 PM   #1
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Extend Edit in Adobe Premiere Pro CS5

Hi Gang,
I just wrote a blog about using the extend edit function (AKA "Trimming with the Current-Time Indicator") in Adobe Premiere Pro CS5. Are you using this feature?

Tell me what you think: Using the Extend Edit Function in Adobe Premiere Pro CS5 by Kevin Monahan

I think it's a heck of a lot faster then using the Rolling Edit tool in most situations. When editing on other NLEs, this is one of the tools I look for first because it's such a time saver. This is especially so when aligning graphical and text elements to a clip on multiple tracks or floating the start or end of a b-roll section. Works wonders on multiple audio tracks too.

More about Extend Edit

Let me know if you need any help or clarification in understanding this feature.
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Old January 12th, 2011, 11:14 AM   #2
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Hmm, no one uses the Extend Edit technique? Wondering...
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Old January 12th, 2011, 11:25 AM   #3
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I use it daily in Premiere Pro CS5 and am indeed very glad to have this time saving feature.

This very feature is one i really missed in earlier versions since i use a keyboard driven workflow. So, thanks for Extend Edit and for the blog with the "how-to-use"!
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Old January 12th, 2011, 02:42 PM   #4
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Cool Roger, thanks for the feedback!
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Old January 12th, 2011, 02:48 PM   #5
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I'm obviously a bit dim, but could you give me an idea of how you use this feature as I've not come across it before?
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Old January 13th, 2011, 01:03 PM   #6
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HI Paul,
Do you use the Rolling Edit tool? If you can understand a roll trim, you are doing the same thing as an extend edit - you're just moving the edit point between 2 clips.

•To do a roll trim with the Rolling Edit tool, you click and drag with the tool to the left or right to change the position of the edit point.

•To do a roll trim using the extend edit function, you move the CTI where you wish to roll to, and then press a keyboard shortcut to move the edit point to the CTI.

Perhaps a video tutorial would better serve you. I'll look into creating one.
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