Join Lonzell Watson for an in-depth discussion in this video Using audio filters, part of Final Cut Express 4 Essential Training.
Final Cut Express also has a collection of audio filters that can help you…minimize common audio problems. If you go into the Browser window and click on…the Effects tab and go down to the Audio Filters folder, you see two…collections of filters, one for Apple and one from Final Cut Express. The Apple…filters each start with AU for Audio Unit and you will find some overlap…between what the two lists offer, such as the High Shelf Filter and the Low…Shelf Filter. Feel free to use either list, as they both function largely the…same way. To apply a filter, drag it from the list to the clip in the Timeline…and double-click on the clip to load it into the Viewer. To tweak the filter,…click on the Filters tab at the top of the Viewer to access the parameters of the effect.…
As you can see, I have just added the Reverberation filter to the clip and now…I can choose the type of reverb that I want, such as a Larger Room, Hall or…Tunnel. If you make tons of adjustments in here, you will realize that you want…
- Adjusting the workspace and preferences for any video creator
- Bringing content in from outside sources, including tape, photos, and iMovie '08 projects
- Creating a story through storyboarding, editing with audio cues, and setting transitions
- Understanding the difference between Final Cut Express and Final Cut Pro
- Using LiveType 2 to create engaging titles and credit rolls
- Performing background replacements with chroma keying
- Creating effects with FX plug-ins
Skill Level Beginner
Q: After changing the Mac OS X Expose keys to dashes as instructed in the tutorial, the Expose keys -F9, F10, and F11- retain their Expose functions and override the Final Cut keyboard shortcuts. Why have the keys kept their original functions?
A: After setting the Expose Settings to dashes, go into the Mac OS X System Preferences and choose Keyboard. Once there, click on the Keyboard tab, then click to check the box "Use all F1, F2, etc. keys as standard function keys.” This should release F9, F10, and F11 from their Expose functions and allow them to be uses as editing keys in Final Cut.
1. Getting Started with Final Cut Express
2. Understanding the Interface
3. Importing Footage
4. Putting the Story Together
5. Fine-Tuning the Edits
6. Editing the Audio
7. Adding Video Transitions
Adjusting video transitions5m 27s
8. Correcting Color
9. Creating Effects
10. Adding Titles
11. Delivering the Story
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