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Final Cut Pro tutorials, tips, tricks and news

September 17, 2011 Author:

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

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

  • September 16, 2011

    Syncing Up Your Photos to Final Cut Pro X

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    Final Cut Pro X gives editors the ability to sync any folder on their hard drive to the application! In this post, we’ll take a look at how to sync up image folders in FCPX and tackle a few tips for using the Photo Browser! Make your Final Cut Pro edits more organized and efficient! Read More

  • September 13, 2011

    Resize Images for Final Cut Pro To Decrease Render Times

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    Want to decrease render times in Final Cut Pro and Final Cut Pro X? One reason your project may be rendering slow is because your images are not optimized for your project. In this quick tutorial we’ll look at how and why to resize your images for video editing! Read More

  • September 10, 2011

    Cap Your Music Tracks for a Smooth Ending!

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    Learn how to create a smooth, defined ending for any music track, regardless of length. This editing trick gives your project a professional feel, providing closure and finality to the end of any scene or sequence! Read More

  • August 31, 2011

    FCP Super Shortcuts: Turn Your Keyboard Into A Jog Shuttle

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    Jog through your FCP or FCPX timeline using these power shortcuts! Become a better Final Cut Pro editor by increasing your speed and being more efficient! Read More

  • August 29, 2011

    Video Tutorial: How to Ripple, Roll, Slip and Slide in Final Cut Pro

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    The way in which you perform ripples, rolls, slips and slides has changed from Final Cut Pro 7 to Final Cut Pro X. Rather than needing to use four separate tools—each of which performs the techniques in isolation—you instead use only two separate tools. And depending on how you use these tools, you can easily perform each of the four maneuvers of ripple, roll, slip and slide. Read More

  • August 27, 2011

    FCPX New Feature: Find and Replace Title Text

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    In Final Cut Pro X, Apple has included a new “Find and Replace” tool for text elements. Now you can make global changes to text or very quickly locate specific words that appear in your video projects. A very nice addition to FCPX! Read More