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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!

June 22, 2011 Author:

Hot off the heels of the market debut of Final Cut Pro X, Apple will discontinue production of Final Cut Express and Final Cut Server. Read More

Apple Discontinues Final Cut Express and Final Cut Server

  • June 21, 2011

    Final Cut Pro X: The Missing Features

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    Although Final Cut Pro X is packed with lots of exciting updates, many editors have already begun scrutinizing the application for leaving out important features that were present in earlier FCP versions. In this post, we’ll take a look at what’s missing from FCP X and what we can anticipate seeing in future updates. Read More

  • June 21, 2011

    Apple Formally Announces Major Update To FCP — Introducing Final Cut Pro X!

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    Apple has released Final Cut Pro X, the highly anticipated update to it’s popular video editing application. Get all the details about the application including the major updates to the editing interface, audio and color correction tools and improvements in metadata and project organization. Read More

  • June 21, 2011

    15 Amazing Color Correction Tutorials for Final Cut Pro

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    We’ve rounded up 15 of the best online tutorials for color correction in Final Cut Pro. Learn how to optimally use the 3-way color corrector to emulate popular color grades! These posts and videos from some of the industry’s leading professionals will teach you how to effectively correct and grade your video projects from directly within Final Cut Pro! Read More

  • June 12, 2011

    Free Creative Transitions for Video Editing in Final Cut Pro

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    In this post we’ll take a look at a new online resource for free video transitions for Final Cut Pro. Create custom looks with these high-quality customizable transitions. Read More

  • June 9, 2011

    Final Cut Pro Shortcut: Enabling/Disabling Clips in the FCP Timeline

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    Enabling and disabling clips using a shortcut in Final Cut Pro is a quick way to speed up your edits! By turning shots “on and off” in the timeline you can instantly create different iterations of a sequence, as well as choose specific clip audio channels. Read More

  • June 7, 2011

    Saving Color Grades Using Final Cut Pro’s 3-Way Color Corrector

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    Final Cut Pro’s 3-Way Color Corrector is a simple, yet robust, filter that allows you to accomplish basic color correction work right from within the application. In this post we’ll look at how the ability to save color grades from the 3-Way Color Corrector is a great way to speed up your time in post and keep your project’s color consistent. Read More