Apple Final Cut Pro X allows you to fix the tone or exposure level of a clip. While tone usually refers to the midtones of a clip, it can also refer to the shadows and highlights in an image. In this video, join author Nick Harauz as he explores how in Final Cut Pro X you can adjust the tonal ranges in a few shots to change the way they look.
- Final Cut Pro allows us to fix the tone…or exposure level of a clip.…While tone usually refers to the mid tone of a clip,…it can also refer to the shadows and highlights…in an image where we can also make adjustments.…Let's see how we can do this in the (mumbles)…of a few shots to change the way it looks.…So I'm here in my chapter 2.2 project,…and we're going to look at getting a properly toned image…and try to see some corrections we can make…with our various color tools…available in the color inspector.…
Just to get a little more real estate of my viewer…and the inspector here I'm going to close down the browser,…and here's the first shot that we're taking a look at.…To get a sense for the exposure…as well as where my shadows and highlights are…in the shot I want to press command 7…in order to bring up my videoscopes.…I'm going to switch the scope as we've done before…to a LUMA waveform and 'cause I like to…I'm going to strip this of color.…Make it monochrome from the view menu.…
I always love to play back the entire clip just to get…
Note: This version covers the October 2018 update to Final Cut Pro X, including new features such as the comparison view, auditions, compound clips, Photoshop LUTs, exporting to Resolve, and more.
- Using and customizing a color correction workspace
- Making basic corrections
- Previewing adjustments with auditions
- Fixing white balance
- Color matching shots
- Adjusting curves
- Creating a secondary color selection
- Combining shape and color masks
- Applying creative looks with color correction presets
- Creating lookup tables (LUTs) in Photoshop
- Applying filmic looks and effects
- Working with HDR video
Skill Level Intermediate
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1. Evaluating and Adjusting Images
2. Making Basic Corrections
3. Working with Curves
Adjusting curves7m 51s
4. Making Secondary Corrections
5. Making Creative Corrections
6. Working with Raw Video
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