Premiere Pro CS5: Rotating Video

Shooting video with point and shoot cameras and mobile devices brings new challenges to video editing. One thing I haven’t done a very good job at is reminding myself not to shoot video in portrait mode! It’s way too easy to go into photographer mode and tilt the camera 90 degrees to get that good shot. Problems arise when you try to share a video shot in portrait mode. Don’t do it! Often, viewers have to tilt their heads to see the video correctly. Luckily, it’s simple to rotate video in Premiere Pro. Here’s how:

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