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Danny Greer

Danny Greer is the Director of Communications at Premiumbeat.com.  He’s a seasoned video editor, blogger, website developer and has a passion for all things media and tech.

Danny brings his years of professional video editing experience to Premiumbeat’s communication and marketing efforts.  His formal education coupled with real-world experience allows him to provide personal insight on the video production and post-production industry.  As a professional video editor he worked with a wide client base that includes such international brands as Frito-Lay, Pepsi and Brinker International (Chilis/Maggianos).  Today, you’ll find Danny as a frequent voice on Premiumbeat’s blog and social media channels.  He loves hearing from customers, so be sure to say hello!

October 14, 2011 Author:

Want to open your Final Cut Pro projects in FCPX? CatDV is a third party application that acts as a “translator” of XML data…allowing you to open a cuts-only sequence of your FCP7 (or earlier version) in Final Cut Pro X and vice versa. Save time and keep your edits organized using this powerful support application! Read More

CatDV Supports Translating Final Cut Pro Projects from FCP7 to FCPX

  • September 30, 2011

    Selective Rendering in Final Cut Pro X

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    Although FCPX’s background rendering function may serve to save you time in your edits, at times you may want to have more control over what renders and when. Disable background rendering and use a shortcut to manually select which clips in your Final Cut Pro X project you’d like to render! Read More

  • September 29, 2011

    How To Bring DVD Video Into Final Cut Pro X

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    Bringing your DVD video into Final Cut Pro X or another video editing application is a quick and simple process! In this post we’ll look at how to efficiently convert your footage using a free online application! Read More

  • September 24, 2011

    Final Cut Pro X Bug: Application Crashes on Export

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    FCPX may crash when trying to export or share a video due to incompatibility with certain Quicktime components. In this post, we’ll show how to locate Quicktime components on your system and troubleshoot to improve exporting success in Final Cut Pro x. Read More

  • September 24, 2011

    How to Archive Projects in Final Cut Pro X

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    Learn how to consolidate your FCPX events and projects for archiving! Archiving projects frees up room on your system and allows you to restore the project in the future if necessary. Final Cut Pro X’s duplicate project/event function makes archiving quick and painless! Read More

  • September 20, 2011

    Apple Releases First Update to FCPX!

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    Apple releases first major update to Final Cut Pro X. XML support, ability to export stems (called roles) and XSan support are among the improvements… Read More

  • September 17, 2011

    FCPX Bug? Best Practices for Using External Hard Drives with Final Cut Pro X

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    Many editors are experiencing issues using hard drives with FCPX. Vanishing external disks are preventing users from storing and accessing projects and media. In this post, we’ll review some tips for successfully using external hard drives with Final Cut Pro X! Read More