Join Frank Rohmer for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating titles, part of Final Cut Pro 6 Workflow.
Now in this lesson I am going to teach you how to add value to your project. …That's right. By simply adding titles to your finished project here, you increase the worth …or the value to the viewer, which makes you look a lot better. …So, go ahead and open up the previously created project called Power tools. …We were working on this project earlier. …And if it's already open, great. We are going to add titles to the different sections here …of these clips on the timeline, …so make sure your playhead is at the beginning. …Then navigate your cursor to the bottom right- hand corner of the viewer and look for the letter …A. It looks like a little filmstrip too, with the letter A in it.…
Mouse-click on that button, navigate down to the word Text, and then navigate down to Text. …And once you have done that, your viewer will change. You may have a black background or …a checkerboard background. …If you have the black background, let me show you how to change it to the checkerboard background. …Navigate to the View button in the right corner, mouse-click, and select Checkerboard 1. …
Designed with the editor in mind, Final Cut Pro 6 Workflow explores the nuts and bolts of this software with concise and thorough tutorials. Instructor Frank Rohmer covers everything from setting up a new project to working with effects and color. He walks through how to create and edit a project in Final Cut Pro 6 from beginning to end, including how to animate photos, filters, and mattes; manipulate audio features; and mix HD and SD formats. Frank also offers advanced tips and tricks that every editor should know.
- Working with HDV
- Customizing the keyboard
- Using Chroma and Luma keying
- Understanding ProRes 422
- Using the SmoothCam feature
- Logging and batch capturing
- Keyframing the audio volume