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Final Cut Pro 5 Beyond the Basics

with Larry Jordan

Video: Welcome

Learn advanced techniques for working with audio, motion effects, filter effects, and color.
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  1. 2m 16s
    1. Welcome
    2. Overview
      1m 41s
  2. 58m 59s
    1. Introduction to setup
      12m 18s
    2. System settings
      8m 22s
    3. View menu
      9m 19s
    4. Setting up for multichannel audio output
      8m 52s
    5. Customization pt. 1
      12m 15s
    6. Customization pt. 2
      7m 53s
  3. 1h 13m
    1. Introduction to operations
    2. Illustrate track selection tools
      2m 59s
    3. Storyboard editing
      6m 33s
    4. Asymmetric trimming
      4m 3s
    5. Dupe frame detection
      4m 2s
    6. Sub-clips
      11m 52s
    7. Using the auto-select buttons
      10m 52s
    8. Nesting clips and sequences
      11m 38s
    9. Nesting pt. 2
      13m 24s
    10. Applying transitions to multiple clips
      1m 40s
    11. Playhead sync
      5m 44s
  4. 1h 27m
    1. Introduction to audio
    2. Linking clips
      6m 16s
    3. Correcting out-of-sync clips
      4m 1s
    4. Audio editing pt. 1
      13m 18s
    5. Audio editing pt. 2
      14m 5s
    6. Audio automation
      15m 12s
    7. Audio mixing
      9m 46s
    8. Audio effects
      12m 58s
    9. Exporting audio to external editors
      11m 30s
  5. 52m 6s
    1. Introduction to Motion
      1m 10s
    2. Adjusting opacity
      8m 3s
    3. Motion paths
      21m 44s
    4. Timeline keyframe editing
      7m 13s
    5. Reusing effects
      13m 56s
  6. 59m 25s
    1. Introduction to filters
      2m 16s
    2. Understanding common video filters
      14m 20s
    3. Keyframing filters to animate effects
      6m 51s
    4. Selecting part of a clip
      11m 5s
    5. Combining filters
      6m 54s
    6. Using favorite effects
      6m 24s
    7. Nesting with filters
      11m 35s
  7. 34m 16s
    1. Introduction to keying
    2. Luma keys
      7m 46s
    3. Chroma keys
      10m 34s
    4. Alpha keys
      7m 49s
    5. Garbage mattes
      7m 14s
  8. 15m 31s
    1. Compositing
      15m 31s
  9. 18m 11s
    1. Creating travel mattes
      11m 31s
    2. Hold-outs and the extract filter
      6m 40s
  10. 59m 11s
    1. Introduction to color
    2. Scope summary
      7m 50s
    3. Seven steps to color correction
      10m 32s
    4. Using filters to keep colors safe
      16m 37s
    5. Addition color correction techniques
      11m 52s
    6. Using Match Hue
      3m 46s
    7. Using the Limit effect
      7m 49s
  11. 22m 8s
    1. Introduction to media
      6m 40s
    2. DV start/stop detection
      4m 25s
    3. Changing timecode
      3m 56s
    4. Working with render files
      7m 7s
  12. 12m 44s
    1. Integrating FCP with other applications
      12m 44s
  13. 14m 50s
    1. Troubleshooting
      14m 50s
  14. 1m 45s
    1. Conclusion
      1m 9s
    2. Goodbye

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Final Cut Pro 5 Beyond the Basics
Video duration: 0s 8h 32m Intermediate


In Final Cut Pro 5 Beyond the Basics, author and professional video editor Larry Jordan expands beyond the material covered in Final Cut Pro 5 Essential Editing and Final Cut Pro 5 Essential Effects by teaching advanced techniques for working with audio, motion effects, filter effects, color and more. Larry begins with tips for working more efficiently with the interface and tools and then moves on to advanced editing, nesting sequences and clip management strategies. Using Color Keying features to remove backgrounds, editing multi-track audio and audio effects, color correction and troubleshooting problems are also covered. Exercise files accompany the training videos, allowing you to follow along and learn at your own pace.

Topics include:
  • Interface tips and tricks
  • Setting up your Mac to work with video
  • Using nested sequences
  • Rendering tricks
  • Audio editing, mixing, and effects
  • Working with motion paths
  • Filter effects
  • Removing backgrounds
  • Color correction
  • Troubleshooting
  • Integration with Photoshop
  • Keyboard shortcuts
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