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FCPX Video Tutorial: Importing Options

Ben Consoli

Take the right approach to importing your footage into Final Cut Pro X.

Before you can edit your footage, it needs to be imported into your project. Importing may sound like a fairly easy process, but if you want to get the most out of Final Cut Pro X there are a few best practices you should adhere to when importing your footage.

In the following video tutorial we will take a look at different ways you can import footage into FCPX. The tutorial covers:

  • Selecting Photos/Videos
  • Drag and Drop Importing
  • Adjusting Preferences
  • External Media Referencing

FCPX recently updated some import options. If you want to learn more about these new features check out the “New Import Options” post here on PremiumBeat.

Want to learn more about FCPX? Check out the FCPX section of the PremiumBeat blog. We have dozens of tutorials and articles dedicated to helping you become a better FCPX editor. Follow Ben on Twitter for more FCPX and production/post tips: @BenConsoli.

Have any tips for importing in FCPX? Share in the comments below.