Join Jeff I. Greenberg for an in-depth discussion in this video Overview of the Final Cut Pro X process, part of Final Cut Pro X Guru: Sync Sound Workflow.
- Just to have to appreciation of it,…I'd like you to be able to compare the automatic method…with the original manual method,…and to do so, I've set up a project on my system here.…I've got a project called Manual Sync.…I've got a pair of clips…that I've already found the sync moment,…already found the clappers.…When I go ahead here, and I scrub through,…you'll see, I've already put the clappers on these markers.…This is the old-school way of doing this.…That you'd bring down a piece of video.…You can see there's my marker.…You'd bring down your audio,…you'd align the two,…and generally, your audio is almost always…going to be longer than your video.…
Final Cut snaps them together…and then you would lower your sound…of your original footage.…When I hit Play, we can see that his voice,…his mouth moves in sync.…There's a much easier way to work…and that's by using the Sync feature.…So, I'm going to take these two clips,…and I'm going to go up to the Clip menu…and say Synchronize Clips.…Now, there's a lot of ways that this works,…
Luckily, Final Cut Pro X has amazing ability to sync your media—and it gets even better when you incorporate the powerful third-party plugin PluralEyes. This course will help you quickly master the nuances of this workflow, save time, and get the best results when syncing media in Final Cut Pro.
- Syncing clips based on audio and markers
- Cleaning up sound in the Inspector
- Fixing syncing in complex clips
- Adding metadata
- Organizing sync clips
- Performing multicam syncs
- Syncing clips in PluralEyes