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Editing for Instagram - FCPX

David Lee, Inspire Design Create

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6 Videos (15m)
    • IG Video Tutorial Trailer

      0:38
    • Intro to Class

      1:08
    • Framing and Composing Your Shots

      2:41
    • Cropping Basics

      1:56
    • Project Settings - NEED TO KNOW

      7:52
    • Enjoy The Journey

      1:01

About This Class

Thinking about upping your social media game with Instagram? Great idea! Oh but wait, doesn't IG only display in 1:1 ratio? What happens to my timeline and project settings if I shoot 4K? Is 1080P still good? 

There's a lot that goes into a solid and quality IG video that you wish to share for personal or professional use. What i'll show you in this course are "The 5 things you need to know" about editing videos for IG for the best viewing quality.

Here's a break down of what we'll cover!

#1: 4K vs 1080P recording and which is "Optimal"
#2: Composing your shots for IG
#3: Project settings including resolution and rendering codec
#4: Cropping multiple clips to remove black bars from the top and bottom
#5: Final export settings for IG crop AND full frame video i.e, Facebook, YouTube, Vimeo etc. 

BONUS:

How to use relevant hashtags to get your video seen on Instagram. No plugins or external sources needed.

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David Lee

Inspire Design Create

Orange County based videographer with a passion for capturing moments to share with the world.

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