All the Video Effects

Buckle up, because we’re going to dig into every effect Premiere has to offer.


This group of effects uses various mathematical operations to mainly operate pixel brightness. While precise, I find these effects to be less user-friendly than others.

Convolution Kernel

We really start off on the wrong foot with Convolution Kernel, which is perhaps one of the most math-based and complicated effects Premiere has to offer. While it’s capable of performing a myriad of effects—such as blurring, sharpening, and finding edges—you can simply use those individual effects instead of trying to figure this one out. Also note ...

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