Edit and Trim Faster in Final Cut Pro from Class on Demand shows you specific techniques that you can put to work immediately to make your editing fly. You'll save so much time, you can stop looking at those pictures stuck on the wall and rediscover what the actual faces of your family look like.
This Final Cut tutorial covers the basics of editing in Final Cut Pro. Long-time users may learn something, new and self-taught users absolutely will learn ways to work faster and easier.
This tutorial will be most helpful to editors that have a basic knowledge of Final Cut Pro.
Show how to create, name, and organize sequences in the Browser.
Show different ways to load clips from the Browser into the Viewer.
Show multiple ways to mark clips, that is, add Ins and Outs.
Explain the difference between Overwrite and Insert editing.
Show five different ways to overwrite edit clips into the Timeline.
Show five different ways to insert edit clips into the Timeline.
Show how to edit clips from the Out.
Show how to replace a clip.
Show how to replace a range of clips.
Show almost a dozen ways to trim clips.
Show how to use the Trim Edit window.
Show how to trim clips in real-time.
Show how to trim audio and video separately without unlinking clips.
Show how to avoid conflicts with keyboard shortcuts between Mac OS X and Final Cut Pro.
Showcase keyboard shortcuts for creating sequences.
Showcase keyboard shortcuts for marking clips.
Showcase keyboard shortcuts for editing clips.
Showcase keyboard shortcuts for trimming clips.
About the Instructor:
Larry Jordan is the most highly sought after Apple-Certified Final Cut trainer in the world. With over 30 years experience as a television producer, director, and editor with national broadcast and corporate credits, Jordan's informative and entertaining teaching style provides video editors around the world with unique techniques, methods and resources to increase productivity and enhance their skills. He's been there - he knows the pressure you are under.
Jordan reveals the hidden tips and tricks you never hear about and may never find on your own. His presentation style is well organized, succinct and practical. Jordan's training can save you time, save you money, save your client, and save your sanity, during production and post-production.
Jordan, based in Los Angeles, writes and edits the monthly free Larry Jordan Final Cut Studio Newsletter, with essential information on Final Cut Studio. He is the author of hundreds of hours of online training and five books on Final Cut Studio. He also hosts the weekly interactive internet radio show and podcast.