Archiving Your Final Cut Pro Projects from Class on Demand answers questions sent in by viewers, as well as provide a series of step-by-step tutorials to help you make the best archiving decisions for your projects.
This session is a general overview of the topic and requires only a basic knowledge of Final Cut Pro.
Define Backup vs. Archive
Discuss hardware options
Pros and Cons of hard drives/RAIDs
Solving problems with long-term media storage on hard drives
Pros and cons of optical media
Pros and cons of tape storage
Tape backup options
Tape archiving systems for Mac
Using Media Manager
Picking the right media formats for archiving
Archiving Motion projects
Archiving Soundtrack Pro STAP files
Answering archive questions
Prepping for Media Manager
Using Media Manager
Explaining Media Manager settings
Where/how Media Manager stores files
Using Final Cut Pro's Help system
Deconstructing a Soundtrack Pro STAP file for archiving
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.