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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!

September 3, 2011 Author:

We’ve rounded up the best FREE Final Cut Pro X transitions and effects! Add these cool plugins and templates to your editing arsenal! From color correction filters to simulated 3D space plugins, these effects will add style to your projects and increase your editing efficiency. Read More

The BIG List: Free FCPX Effects, Filters and Templates

  • August 24, 2011

    Integrating Your Production Music Library Into the FCPX Interface

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    Leverage the new Music & Sound window in Final Cut Pro X to give you direct access to your entire music library. By inputting and organizing your production music library in iTunes or the Finder you’ll be able to utilize all of your tracks quickly and efficiently in FCPX. Read More

  • August 17, 2011

    3D Video Comes to Final Cut Pro X!

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    3D work inside Final Cut Pro X is now possible with Dashwood Cinema Solutions Stereo3D Toolbox Light Edition! This plugin is a powerful toolset for stereoscopic work and can also be used with earlier FCP versions, Motion and After Effects. Read More

  • August 16, 2011

    20 FREE Online Stock Video Sites!

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    Find high quality, FREE stock footage in our roundup of the best 20 free stock video websites. From nature B-roll to HD tech background graphics, these sites have a wide selection of clips… and they’re all FREE! Read More

  • August 13, 2011

    Quick Tip: Control Rendering and Background Tasks In Final Cut Pro X

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    Although background rendering is in large part a major improvement for FCPX, there are certain times when you it may slow down your system’s performance. Control background rendering, transcoding and importing to maximize the power of your system and speed up your edits! Read More

  • August 12, 2011

    Zooming In and Out of the Final Cut Pro X Event Library

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    Learn how to zoom in and out of the Event Library in FCPX… a quick way to get a more precise look at your source footage. Great for making more exact in and out points in your source clips! Read More

  • August 11, 2011

    Quickly Create Instant Replays in Final Cut Pro X

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    With Final Cut Pro X, Apple introduced the new instant replay tool – a function that automates the creation of replays in any project timeline. Great for use with sports or action-heavy programming, the instant replay function can save time and increase the efficiency of your edits! Read More