How to Edit a TikTok video with Dodford

Join video editor Daniel McMahon on Adobe Live as he shares how he edits videos for TikTok using Premiere Pro, Photoshop, and Audition. Tune in as he shares how to create a compelling and engaging story in a 30-second video. Join the live stream to get your questions answered and connect directly with Daniel!

Guest Daniel McMahon aka Dodford is a video editor based in Norwich, England:

Host James Bonanno is a creative director and content creator:

Join us LIVE on Behance:

00:00 Start
01:20 Introduction of Danny
04:15 Has TikTok shifted how Danny creates content?
07:00 project overview
11:45 What kind of mic does Danny use?
12:50 How long does it take to shoot and edit a TikTok video?
15:00 How does Danny prepare to make a video?
17:30 Organizing your project files
28:40 Linking files dynamically
30:00 Point lighter
38:00 How did Danny get started in After Effects
42:50 Does Danny use Windows or Mac
53:00 The value of nesting elements
59:30 Where does Danny get his video music?
01:09:50 What does Danny listen to when he is working?
01:24:40 What are Danny’s future plans for his career?
01:30:30 Using blend modes
01:31:40 Adding Danny’s hand drawn elements to the video
01:35:00 What inspires Danny’s work?
01:50:00 Transcribing the sequence


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