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August 29, 2011 Author:

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

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

  • 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

  • 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