Join Diana Weynand for an in-depth discussion in this video Refining the primary sound bed, part of Effective Storytelling with Final Cut Pro X v10.0.9.
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Some people are great conversationalists.…They express themselves clearly and succinctly, they choose each word…carefully and almost seem to edit what they're saying in their heads before…saying it out loud.…Not all of us are eloquent enough to nail our thoughts on the first try,…especially when we're talking about something important to us, we um and ah in…search of the right words to express our feelings.…But when you're wearing the editors hat and trying to tell a succinct story, those…ums and ahs become your responsibility.…
In the Project Library let's open the Sound Bed project.…In this project we're going to use a single clip, in fact a very short 10 second…clip of Paul talking to the camera.…Let's listen to what Paul says in this clip.…(Video Playing) Paul: If people, um, love their trees, their coffee…trees, uh, then the coffee trees are going to be taken care of.…Diana Weynand: So that's a very interesting and very poignant thought, if people love their…trees then their love will follow through the whole process and all will be good.…
- 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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Color Correction in Final Cut Pro Xwith 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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