Join Diana Weynand for an in-depth discussion in this video Identifying story elements, part of Effective Storytelling with Final Cut Pro X v10.0.9.
Have you ever seen a beautiful quilt? You've probably noticed all the little patches…of colored fabric.…By combining and positioning the pieces, the quilt maker creates something more…beautiful than any individual piece of cloth.…Storytelling is a lot like making a patchwork quilt, so it's important not…to overlook the little jewels and gems when selecting the footage elements…you're planning to import.…As a documentarian for example, you're going to be fascinated by the action in…front of you. This is JJ --…sort of moving his hand through the beans that have been picked. The coffee…buds on the tree, the baby tree, pouring coffee, picking, roasting, these are…the things you're going to get naturally, because you're going to be absorbed by…the action, but don't forget the things that are going to help clarify your…story, the Peace Kawomera Growers CooP sign.…
(Video Playing)…This pastoral shot is delightful, it give you a sense and a feeling for where…these people live and work.…You're going to be talking to people as you tell your story, and sometimes…
- 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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Final Cut Pro X: Color Correctionwith Robbie Carman2h 40m Beginner
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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