How To Roll Text In Premiere Pro In Less Then 5 Minutes!

You won't believe how easy it is to create rolling credits in Premiere Pro! (Seriously, it's so simple even a monkey could do it)!

October 19, 2023
How To Roll Text In Premiere Pro In Less Then 5 Minutes!
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Rolling Credits In Premiere Pro

Rolling credits in Premiere Pro are a type of text animation that allows you to display a list of credits, such as the names of cast and crew members, at the end of a video. The credits typically appear on screen in a scrolling fashion, either from the bottom of the screen upwards or from the top of the screen downwards. Rolling credits are often used in movies, television shows, and other video productions to acknowledge and credit the various people who worked on the project. In Premiere Pro, you can create rolling credits using the Essential Graphics panel, which allows you to customize the appearance and animation of your credits.

How do I make text roll in Premiere Pro?

To create rolling credits in Premiere Pro, you can use the Essential Graphics panel. Here are the basic steps:

  1. Open the Essential Graphics panel by going to Window > Essential Graphics.
  2. In the Essential Graphics panel, click on the "New Layer" button.
  3. In the "Type" tab of the Essential Graphics panel, click on the "T" icon to add text to your project.
  4. Type in your credits and use the various options in the "Type" tab to customize the font, size, and color of your text.
  5. To create the rolling effect, go to the "Position" tab in the Essential Graphics panel and set a starting and ending point for your text.
  6. Next, go to the "Animation" tab and enable the "Animate" option.
  7. Use the controls in the "Animation" tab to set the duration of your animation and the easing of the animation curve.
  8. To preview your rolling credits, play back your project using the space bar or the play button in the Program Monitor.