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FCPX Grill podcast - Ep. 71 - featuring Philip Hod

August 11, 2014, 14:04 PM

Episode 71 of Chris Fenwick's FCPX Grill podcast features an interview with Philip Hodgetts of Intelligent Assistance, an LA-based software company who make software for assistant editors and editors who have to do assistant editors' tasks. After listening to this episode about logging, I thought it was well worth logging: [5:20] Video literacy vs. traditional forms of literacy. Even if post production isn't your primary focus, you make need to make videos. Apple selling a million cop...

Final Cut Pro X: Compositing 64+ layers in real ti

August 1, 2014, 15:02 PM

Here's a new video from Gyro (tweeted by @sundsvein) featuring an edit on a Mac Pro using 64 layers of video - each of which was at least HD resolution. One 14 second sequence had 2,400+ 1080p clips. The reason we went for Final Cut Pro X as our main (and only) software is because it was bar far the only software that could handle 64+ layers with relative ease, and the way it works with the hardware is crazy Shows that Final Cut Pro X in combination with a Mac Pro can do real-time ...

#fcpx#real time
Final Cut Pro X Video Tutorial: Advanced Audio Fea

August 1, 2014, 14:34 PM

Learn the fundamentals of audio track management, EQ and roles, in this Final Cut Pro X tutorial.

#fcpx#audio track
Explore Editing as a Career with Larry Jordan

July 23, 2014, 09:35 AM

A new course designed exclusively for you Date: Saturday, July 26, 2014 Location: Video Symphony, 266 E. Magnolia Blvd, Burbank Length: 1 Day, 9am-6pm (lunch is included) Price: $99 Since the ancient days of cave drawings depicting tales of man against beast, we’ve communicated through imagery. Discover for yourself how to take your storytelling to the next level with this one day intensive class in editing and storytelling.

#editing#fcpx#final cut pro#larry jordan#learn editing#beginner
The Craft Of Weddings and Event Films

July 16, 2014, 12:46 PM

It will be The Craft Of Weddings and Event Films at the next Los Angeles Creative Pro User Group event, July 23

#fcpx#apple#event#user group#weddings
Explore Editing as a Career at Video Symphony

May 19, 2014, 11:06 AM

A new course designed exclusively for people who like to tell stories Taught by Larry Jordan Date: Saturday, June 7, 2014 Location: Video Symphony, 266 E. Magnolia Blvd, Burbank Length: 1 Day, 9am-6pm (lunch is included) Price: $99

Premiere Pro CC Vs FCPX 10.1 Vs Media Composer 7

March 28, 2014, 16:51 PM

If you're new to editing and wondering which software you should invest your time, money and talent in, then this round up of useful resources comparing the three most prevalent NLEs should help you decide.

#fcpx#avid media composer 7#premiere pro cc#editing software#which nle to use
Why Use Camera Archives in Final Cut Pro X?

March 16, 2014, 12:05 PM

Although they've discussed some of the benefits of camera archives before, in this episode, Mark shows Steve an additional benefit: relinking media. If you ever have media go offline for any reason, if you had simply copied the card, you would have to locate that media clip by clip as you relink, since it's located in a bunch of different folders. But with a camera archive, relinking media is a simple one-step operation.

Red Giant Invites You to Join a New Universe

March 12, 2014, 14:32 PM

Today, Red Giant, makers of Magic Bullet, Trapcode and PluralEyes, announced Red Giant Universe (public beta) - a community that gives members access to fast and powerful tools for editing, filmmaking, visual effects and motion design.

#editing#fcpx#final cut pro x#after effects#red giant#premiere pro#visual effects#filmmaking#plug ins#motion design#red giant universe
Bring on the Backups in Final Cut Pro X

March 4, 2014, 09:30 AM

Final Cut backups are enabled by default and they back up your work every 15 minutes (if there has been a change). Now, even though you never have to manually save your work in Final Cut since it saves every change you make automatically, these backups can save your bacon in the event of project corruption or a drive failure.


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