Premiere Pro Exports: Everything You Need to Know

You finished editing your video in Premiere Pro – so now what do you do?

Well, you need to export that video to upload, publish, and share…and there is an overwhelming amount of options and settings.

Don’t worry.

I want to share with you everything I think you need to know about rendering.

You can watch the full 26-minute walkthrough on the Youtube video here:

Here is the summary:

  • Premiere Pro Export Presets are pretty good
  • Target Bitrate determines your file size
  • There are only a handful of essential presets I use
  • Premiere export settings are very sophisticated, but only a few options really matter
  • Media Encoder is your friend
  • You’ll always need to balance file size with quality
  • H.264 .mp4 is for internet, and Quicktime .mov is for archiving

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