Join Diana Weynand for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating a disk image as a contained workspace, part of Effective Storytelling with Final Cut Pro X v10.0.9.
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As a media artist, you may want to hang onto absolutely every clip you shot…and I recommend you do.…That's called archiving your footage.…In one of your drives somewhere, should contain everything you shot, at least…until you finished editing the project.…But why drag all that footage around with you if you're not going to use it…to tell your story?…Instead, let's create a virtual drive for your story footage that will let you…focus on one story at a time.…In Final Cut Pro, whenever you create a New Event, it's added to the list of…other events also on that drive.…
Now you could hide this and work with an external drive, but the same…thing would happen, whatever events are on that external drive would…appear underneath.…The same thing happens in the Project Library, if there are projects created,…you can't really hide them all that well.…I am going to quit Final Cut Pro and show you a way to focus on just one…project at a time.…It's really a great tip.…The first thing we are going to do is get information about our…
- Identifying story elements
- Finding the essence of a story
- Importing folders and stills as keyword collections
- Using keywords to make clips accessible
- Prepping clips for editing
- Developing story diversity
- Sculpting the story within the timeline
- Fine-tuning edits
- Organizing separate story segments into independent storylines
- Recording a narration track
- Adding sound effects
- Applying effects to enhance story elements
- Adding freeze frames
Skill Level Intermediate
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1. Defining Your Story
2. Gathering Story Elements
3. Organizing Story Elements
4. Building a Primary Storyline
5. Refining the Story
6. Previsualizing in Final Cut to Help Write Your Story
7. Embellishing Your Story
8. Moving the Story Along
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