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FAQs: Internal vs External Media in Final Cut Pro X
With hi res video taking up huge amounts of disk space, it's vital to know where Final Cut Pro is storing your precious files. Here, Iain Anderson explains how to control file locations.
Mar. 3, 2019
FCP X Workflows: A Rough Guide
There are many ways to use Final Cut Pro, from quick and easy to heavyweight production. Here, Iain Anderson walks through the different approaches you can take, and what exactly each one looks like.
Jan. 19, 2019
FCP X: How to make a 360° Photo Trail
Shooting and assembling a 360 degree photo trail and then building a website around it is no mean feat. But Iain Anderson was up for the challenge and here he shows you how he did it.
May. 20, 2018
Removing Dead or Stuck Pixels in Final Cut Pro X and Motion
Dead pixels can be the bane of photographers. If they're hard to see it's not a problem, but how can you solve them when they're noticeable? Iain Anderson finds FCP X and Motion can remove them!
Sep. 27, 2013
Final Cut Pro X Basic Hardware Guide
For video creatives there's nothing worse than relying on a sluggish computer before making great ideas a reality. Ben Balser advises on the hardware to assure quick and stable performance for FCP X.
Jul. 30, 2013
Logic Pro X And Final Cut Pro X Working Together: FCPXML
So, you want to roundtrip between Final Cut Pro X and Logic Pro X? Good news: Logic Pro X now reads and writes FCPXML. Ben Balser shows three ways to get both these apps talking to each other.
Jul. 23, 2013
FCP X: Organising an Unusual Timeline
Ironically most video projects are pretty easy to organize in most NLE's... but what to do when you really have a non-linear or complex timeline to arrange? Iain Anderson discovers how FCP X can help.
May. 31, 2013
Understanding Project Properties In Final Cut Pro X
In a muddle with FCPX? Want to understand it better? You've come to the right place! Ben Balser explains with precision the possibilities in Final Cut Pro X's Project Properties.
May. 24, 2013
Organic Animation In Final Cut Pro X
When Ben Balser was tasked with adding some pizazz to the trailer of iOS game, Bucket Dan, he turned to Final Cut Pro X. In this quick tip, Ben shows how to make animations more organic!
Apr. 4, 2013
FCP X Basics: Cutaways
If you're taking your first steps into the wonderful world of video editing, then Final Cut Pro X is a great place to begin. Iain Anderson distills the concept of cutaways in this convenient tutorial.
Mar. 1, 2013
Comprehending Compound Clips in Final Cut Pro X
If you're fairly new to Final Cut Pro X, you might be wondering what exactly compound clips are... wonder no longer! Ben Balser breaks it down for you here.
Jan. 17, 2013
Dual Viewers In Final Cut Pro X
Many Final Cut 7 users were unhappy at needing to learn how to use a single viewer in the original Final Cut Pro X. The 10.0.6 update, however, introduces dual viewers. Ben Balser takes a closer look.
Nov. 29, 2012
Final Cut Pro X: Flexible Connection Points in 10.0.6
Check out more new features and workflows from the latest update (10.0.6) of Final Cut Pro X... Ben Blaser showcases how flexible connection points can work for you.
Nov. 20, 2012
MPV Final Cut Pro X 10.0.6 Video Course Updates are Ready... and Free!
Final Cut Pro X 10.0.6 has arrived! Our Star Trainer, Michael Wohl, has been hard at work updating all of our courses to reflect the new features! Best of all, these FCP X Course Updates are FREE.
Nov. 6, 2012
Cutting With Multiple Ranges in Final Cut Pro X 10.0.6
Amongst the host of new features in Final Cut Pro X 10.0.6 is the ability to set multiple sets of In/Out points. The improvement this'll have when editing is explained by FCP expert, Ben Balser.
Nov. 5, 2012
REDCODE RAW in Final Cut Pro X 10.0.6
The latest update to Final Cut Pro (10.0.6) brings with it many useful additions, including native REDCODE RAW support. Ben Balser shares some essential RED tips for FCP X users.
Oct. 29, 2012
Final Cut Pro: Multiclip Audio Channel Editing (10.0.6)
One of the marquee features in the FCP X 10.0.6 update is multichannel audio editing. Ben Balser gets deeper and shows the workflow for editing audio in the latest incarnation of Final Cut Pro.
Oct. 26, 2012
FCP X and Motion: Modifying a Built-in Title
The included titles in FCP X and Motion are great but will probably only take you so far before you want to modify them to suit your needs. Iain Anderson shows you how to do just this!
Oct. 16, 2012
Final Cut Pro X Speed Trimming Techniques
When it comes to speed editing, Final Cut Pro 7 was up there with the best NLEs. In this tutorial Ben Balser demonstrates that FCP X is no slouch either when editing with precision is required.
Aug. 16, 2012
Retracing The History of Multicam Editing in Final Cut Pro
How has the multi-camera workflow changed from its birth to now? Final Cut Pro Trainer, Kiri Roberts, explores the history and tracks how it's become easier since FCP 5 all the way to FCP X.
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Jul. 11, 2012
Day For Night Effect In Final Cut Pro X
What to do if you've shot during the day but the director demands it looks like a night scene? Ben Balser shows how to add an authentic night scene without grain or noise in Final Cut Pro X.
Jul. 6, 2012
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