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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!

August 24, 2011 Author:

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

Integrating Your Production Music Library Into the FCPX Interface

  • 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 9, 2011

    Top 20 Tips for Creating A Successful Demo Reel

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    Looking to create a highly-effective & creative demo reel? Whether you’re an editor, director, animator or director of photography, follow our demo reel tips and position yourself for success! Read More

  • August 6, 2011

    Reference Source Media using “Match Frame” in FCP7 and “Reveal in Event Browser” in FCPX

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    Learn how to utilize the Match Frame function in Final Cut Pro 6/7 as well as FCPX! Avoid sifting through clips and quickly identify the raw footage of clips you’ve used in your FCP timeline. Save time with this handy shortcut! Read More

  • August 4, 2011

    A Frame At A Time: How to Nudge Clips in FCP 7 or FCPX

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    Learn how to make subtle adjustments to clip position in a Final Cut Pro 6/7 or Final Cut Pro X timeline. Using the nudge shortcut you can quickly make precise changes…moving footage one frame at a time. Read More