Premiere Pro – Importing Media

There are several ways to import footage in Premiere Pro. There’s no right or wrong way to do it. However you’d like to work is A-OK, just be sure to stay organized!

  • Click File > Import
  • Keyboard Shortcut: CMD + I
  • Right-click in the Project Manager
  • Find your footage in the browser.
  • Select your footage and click “Import”.
  • Your clips will appear in the project manager window. Be sure to organize them! Check out our post on Project Organization for some tips and tricks to a well-kept Premiere Pro project. Better yet, download our Premiere Pro Template and get a head start.