General Production (Camera/Edit) Tutorials and Tips

On this page you will find a number of great tutorials and other resources focused on production.

Videomaker Magazine

An online magazine for the pro-sumer video producer, their website contains lots of great information and video tutorials.

The 5 Deadly Sins of Amateur Video

A Videomaker magazine tutorial video that focuses on common mistakes made when using a video camera.

Zack King - FinalCutKing

Zack King who calls himself the FinalCutKing.  He has over 200 videos related to Final Cut Pro.  Some of the videos in his series include:


Basic Editing On Final Cut Pro



Want to edit your video on a PC?

For those of you who have an interest in editing on a PC, Seattle Community Media now has two PC edit stations available for you. 

Sony Vegas

One edit station has Sony Movie Studio HD 11 (Sony Vegas).   While this is not the pro version of Sony Vegas, this program has a lot of edit power for you.  Click here for more information.

Adobe Premiere

The other edit station has Adobe Premiere Elements 10.  Again, this is not the pro version of Premiere, but it is also a very powerful edit tool.  This edit station is also now equipped with Adobe Photoshop Elements.   Click here for more information.