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Video Editing

June 14, 2011 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

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

  • June 6, 2011

    Video Tutorial: Customizing and Saving Keyboard and Interface Settings in Final Cut Pro

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    Don’t be a slave to the default out-of-the-box keyboard and interface commands that come with Final Cut Pro. Customize your own editing workspace, and take your settings with you wherever you go! Read More

  • June 5, 2011

    Video Tutorial: How to Link and Unlink Clips in Final Cut Pro

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    Efficient editing is largely dependent upon your quick ability to link and unlink video and audio clips in the Timeline. This video tutorial will show you all of the various ways to performing linking functions in Final Cut Pro. Read More

  • June 5, 2011

    WAV, MP3, AIFF: Which Audio File Types Are Best For Final Cut Pro?

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    What type of audio file you use within Final Cut Pro will make a big difference in terms of sound quality and integration within the application. In this post we’ll explore the major audio formats (WAV, MP3 and AIFF) and how they work within FCP. Also, learn how to convert files for optimum FCP playback using Final Cut Studio’s Compressor software. Read More