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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

Exporting for further production

While the last section focused on compressed output, in this section, you’ll learn all about high-quality output, for delivering the final product, or just your part of a larger job. You’ll learn about ProRes, audio stems, the wonders of XML and the workflows it enables, and even how to work with other editors.

In some cases, you’ll export high-quality finished files (in some flavor of ProRes) and in others, you’ll provide your original media files along with an XML file, or some kind of compressed version. It’s even possible that you might send an entire Library and everything inside it. The wider world of production uses a variety of different applications for audio and for video, and if you want to work with others, you’ll need to be able to send them something they can work with.

High-quality files are a good place to start. We’ve mentioned it before, but let’s take a deep dive into ProRes...