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Final Cut Pro Efficient Editing - Second Edition

By : Iain Anderson
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Book Image

Final Cut Pro Efficient Editing - Second Edition

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By: Iain Anderson

Overview of this book

Elevate your video editing skills with Final Cut Pro 10.7.1, the ultimate tool for efficient and professional editing, offering powerful new features to enhance your workflow and give your videos a stunning look. The second edition of this comprehensive guide covers exciting new features in FCP, teaching you how to streamline your workflow with customizable workspaces, shortcuts, and advanced trimming tools. Explore best-in-class titles and a comprehensive suite of visual effects in Final Cut Pro for dynamic videos, create a great-sounding mix with Final Cut Pro's audio tools, and utilize the magnetic timeline, multicam editing, and advanced color correction for every project. Whether you're creating content for social media, YouTube, or Hollywood, Final Cut Pro Efficient Editing, Second Edition is your ultimate guide to professional video editing. Get your copy today and take your video editing skills to the next level.
Table of Contents (23 chapters)
PART 1: Importing and Organizing
PART 2: Rough Cut to Fine Cut
PART 3: Finishing and Exporting


This chapter looked at a variety of high-level ways to swap out one clip for another. With the best planning and careful shooting, you can capture multiple angles at once, and then switch between them on the Timeline for a simpler, more flexible editing experience. With or without Multicam, you can present your clients with extra options on the Timeline, either through simple visibility toggles, full clip replacement, or the more powerful and more complex Auditions.

If these high-level solutions don’t give you enough flexibility, then there are tricks you can use to give you more, and we’ll cover these in the next chapter. There, you’ll learn how to throw your media into Compound Clips early in the process, grouping parts of a Timeline into their own little bubbles and making revisions easier. You’ll also discover the lower-level Relink feature, see how to navigate in new and useful ways, and make sure that the client review is a simple, error...