Discover a handy trick for adjusting Final Cut Pro X template parameters and settings!
Although you can modify some parameters of the effects and generators within FCPX, you may want a bit more control (especially over look, colors, etc). The effects templates within Final Cut Pro X are actually Motion 5 projects and can be further modified if you have that application installed on your machine.
Open any FCPX effect, transition or generator in Motion, make changes and save it as a new template to create a reproducible custom look. Check out this post and video from GeniusDV.com to see how it’s done: