Learn To Edit Using Final Cut Pro X - From Import to Edit, Export & Backup

Benjamin Halsall, Final Cut Pro X & Adobe Courses

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30 Lessons (2h 52m)
    • 1. Start Here: Check Version of Final Cut Pro X

      1:08
    • 2. The Interface - an introduction

      1:49
    • 3. Setting Up an Edit - working with Libraries, events & the browser

      8:24
    • 4. Importing Media - import Quicktime Video into Final Cut

      5:02
    • 5. Editing Basics - drag and drop and edit buttons

      5:43
    • 6. Moving Clips on The Timeline with The Select & Position Tools

      7:38
    • 7. Refine Your Timeline Edit using Trimming

      5:49
    • 8. Split Clips - 3 ways to split a clip on the timeline

      2:35
    • 9. Transitions - learn how to add, edit and use transitions to fade to black

      5:05
    • 10. Project & Timeline Customised Setup

      7:38
    • 11. Retime - Speed Up or Slow Down Clips on The Timeline

      7:51
    • 12. Split Screen Creation

      11:48
    • 13. Audio - Tips for Managing Levels & Edits

      6:28
    • 14. Create Transparency Using Keys & Animation

      4:52
    • 15. Editing Tip - use a J or L cut to fix an error

      5:28
    • 16. Scaling a Sequence From One Resolution to Another

      6:40
    • 17. Composite a FIFA Player Card PNG onto Game Footage

      4:05
    • 18. Stabilize Your Video Footage

      3:26
    • 19. Automatic & Manual Color Correction

      5:05
    • 20. Desaturate or Add a Tint to Your Video

      3:27
    • 21. Add an Animated GIF to Your Edit

      6:02
    • 22. Create Scrolling Credits

      5:39
    • 23. Export an Image as a JPEG or PNG

      2:34
    • 24. Speed Up Editing & Save Disk Space with a Proxy Timeline

      4:48
    • 25. Clear Space on Your Hard Drive by Deleting Render & Proxy Files

      7:10
    • 26. Backing Up in Final Cut Pro X

      7:07
    • 27. Create a Timed Image Presentation Video with a Voiceover

      6:08
    • 28. Create Looping Videos for the Web or DVD

      6:55
    • 29. Export an Image Sequence of JPEGs, TIFFs or PNGs

      2:46
    • 30. Image Resolution Tips for Final Cut Pro

      12:37

Project Description

This class is for version Final Cut Pro X 10.2

If you are using 10.3 or 10.4 then head over to my new updated class:
Final Cut Pro X 10.3 & 10.4 - Complete - from Import to Edit & Export ✅ (2019)

Class Project: 30 second video edit

Learn how to edit with Apple Final Cut Pro X. Firstly you will cover how to navigate the interface, import media & mark your clips . You will then be introduced to the editing tools and advanced techniques such as split screen and smart its using J and L cuts.

In your project you should edit together a 30 second piece of video that includes all of the topics covered in the tutorials.

If you would like me to review, and give feedback on your edits, then please get in touch via the message board.

I really look forward to seeing your work in the Project Gallery .

Thanks for taking the time to preview my course.

Ben Halsall

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