Video Editing Tip: Use shape masks in Final Cut Pro X to exercise precise control during color correction!
In Final Cut Pro X, you can use shape masks to define specific areas to apply color corrections. Not only that, but you can animate your masks over time, as well as combine them with other color correction effects like color masks.
This FCPX shape masks video tutorial will teach you how to:
- Apply and manipulate a shape mask to your image
- Apply color corrections to the inside and outside of your mask
- Keyframe your mask over time
- Combine a shape mask with a color mask
How to Use Shape Masks in Final Cut Pro X
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