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Final Cut Pro Efficient Editing - Second Edition

By : Iain Anderson
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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)
1
PART 1: Importing and Organizing
7
PART 2: Rough Cut to Fine Cut
13
PART 3: Finishing and Exporting

Audio Enhancements

This section explores how to make audio sound better in a few simple ways, making use of a dedicated section in the Inspector called Audio Enhancements. By the end of this section, you’ll understand what can be done here, as well as what can be done better elsewhere. Note that if an audio clip has multiple components, you may need to select a single component (by clicking on it) before you can adjust the options shown here.

At the top of the list is Equalization, often known as EQ, then Voice Isolation (new in 10.6.4 if you use macOS 12.3 or higher), and that’s followed by Audio Analysis and its Loudness, Noise Removal, and Hum Removal subsections. These are by no means the only ways to make these changes to clips, but they are simple and built-in:

Figure 14.32: The Audio Enhancements section of the Inspector

Figure 14.32: The Audio Enhancements section of the Inspector

In fact, if you check Analyze and fix audio problems on import, some of these options may already be active,...