The beat . A blog by premiumbeat

Final Cut Pro Tutorials

Final Cut Pro tutorials, tips, tricks and news

July 1, 2011 Author:

With all the negative attention Final Cut Pro X has received, the advancements in the application have largely been overlooked. In this post, we’ll take a look at some of the best new features of FCPX and how they can make a positive impact on your edits. Read More

5 Great Features That Might Make You Switch To Final Cut Pro X

  • June 16, 2011

    Adding Metadata Comments and Notes to Media in Final Cut Pro

    Author:

    Keep your Final Cut Pro projects more organized and speed up your post workflow by tagging your media with short comments and keywords. Adding this metadata to your media will allow you to search your FCP project to quickly find the shot you’re looking for! Read More

  • June 14, 2011

    Video Tutorial: Altering, Saving and Applying Custom Transitions in Final Cut Pro

    Author:

    Need a basic transition template to start from, but want to edit it and save it for later? In this video tutorial, you’ll discover how to alter Final Cut Pro’s default transition effects and make them your own. Create “Favorite” transitions, and apply them to your sequence in bulk. Get creative, and save time! Read More

  • June 9, 2011

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

    Author:

    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