Join Abba Shapiro for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating and managing projects, part of Migrating from Final Cut Pro 7 to Final Cut Pro X (2011).
Up to this point we've done an excellent job importing our media and organizing it, …but now it's time to start editing.…And the first thing you do when you start editing is create a project.…If you look in the Project Library, you'll see all the projects that…we've already imported.…Now if I want to actually work on any one of these projects, I simply select it…in the Project Library and double- click and it opens up as its own timeline.…Now what happened to that whole list of projects and how do you get it back?…If you look in the lower left-hand corner you'll see a small button that says Show…the Project Library, and this way you can easily switch back between the…timeline you're working on or all the projects that are available to you.…
Now we've already pre-populated this with a variety of projects, but how do you…create a project from scratch?…Well, one simple way of doing it is simply right-click in the Project Library…area and select New Project or just like in Final Cut Pro 7, Command+N. When you…
This course helps experienced Final Cut Pro editors understand new ways of performing traditional editing techniques. New terminology and new tools for performing editing functions are also clarified.
- Touring the X interface
- Running Final Cut Pro 7 and X on the same machine
- Importing and analyzing media
- New editing methods (including append and connected clips)
- Timeline editing (including ripple, roll, slip, and slide edits)
- Adding audio
- Fine-tuning with the Precision Editor
- Adding and adjusting transitions
- Creating titles
- Applying motion effects to clips
- Performing color corrections
- Archiving and collaboration
Skill Level Beginner
1. Setting Up the Workspace
2. Importing and Managing Assets
3. Creating Projects and Editing
4. Using Effects and Making Adjustments
5. Exporting and Sharing
Collaboration and archiving5m 56s
Next steps3m 26s
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