PremiumBeat has teamed up with Shutterstock to give you five FREE Final Cut Pro X tutorials, each loaded with free Shutterstock footage, free PremiumBeat music, and more!
Dive head first into Final Cut Pro, Apple’s professional video editing application. Each Final Cut Pro X Editor Kit includes a guided tutorial designed to teach you a pro editing technique, an FCP XML file for easy installation, plus free PremiumBeat music and Shutterstock footage to use commercially in your own projects.
All five tutorials show you how to create something amazing using Final Cut Pro’s built-in tools and effects. You can watch all the tutorials on PremiumBeat’s Final Cut Pro page. The five-part series includes:
1. Mix Master: How to Use Blend Modes in FCP X
Give your footage depth by utilizing Final Cut Pro X’s Blend Modes. Composite snow, grunge, fog, darkness, light — you name it. In this tutorial, we’ll show you three blend mode techniques to take your video projects to the next level.
2. Ready, Aim, Edit: How to Create Muzzle Flashes in FCP X
Create high-end special effects using only Final Cut Pro X. You’ll learn a simple trick for creating realistic muzzle flashes, as well as quick matte and crop settings.
3. Blockbuster Color: How to Create Stylized Color Grades in FCP X
Give your film or video project a unique color grade without using any third-party programs or plugins. Learn how to create a Hollywood film look using the Color Board, how to quickly match shots, and how to save these presets for future use.
4. Box Office Impact: How to Create 3D Action Titles in FCP X
Unleash the power of Final Cut Pro X’s 3D text effects. Discover how to create bold, extruded type that’s perfect for film trailers and epic video sequences. You’ll learn how to customize lighting and textures, as well as skillfully composite text into a cinematic background.
5. Extreme Action: How to Create Speed Effects in FCP X
Utilize Final Cut Pro X’s Optical Flow to create high-speed camera effects entirely in post. With this kit, you’ll use Shutterstock footage to design an upbeat action sequence by harnessing the power of FCP X’s time remapping and speed effects features.
Empower yourself as a video editor and take your Final Cut Pro powers to new heights! All five Editor Kits are available for download RIGHT NOW on PremiumBeat’s Final Cut Pro page.