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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

5 (1)
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

Applying and using audio effects

To make audio sound clearer, make it more robotic, compress dynamic range, or distort it in all kinds of crazy ways, you need audio effects, and you’ll learn about many of them here. As you might expect, audio effects function much like video effects, and they are found at the bottom of the same Effects Browser interface pane. There’s a wild variety of included effects (including many from Apple’s Logic Pro) and third-party effects are also supported, so you’ll be able to cover most tasks.


Audio effects can be added to individual clips, components of clips, or many clips at once. While we’ll approach this simply at first, applying effects to entire clips, you’ll find out how to deal with more complex workflows in the following section, Using Roles with audio.

In this section, you’ll discover the basics of audio effect editing, find out how to access some of the more adventurous...