How to Remove Material From the Primary Storyline


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Removing material from the primary storyline

So, we know how to add material to the timeline, we know how to move material within the timeline, the last main operation we need to cover is removing material from the timeline. Now there are several methods of doing this which we will explore now. So, I am going to go into 3.7, and let's take a look at our removal methods. Now sometimes you'll just need to remove an entire clip from the sequence and then close the gap behind it. So, say for example I would like to get rid of Justin's interview altogether.

I am just going to click on the clip and then press the Delete button on the keyboard. When I do this, the clip is extracted and the downstream clips shuffle in to fill in the gap. The duration of the sequence shortens. Let me undo that, Command+Z, and now I'll show you the other basic way to delete material. Rather than extract a clip, which creates no gap, I'll now lift the clip out. So, let say for example, that I like the timing of my sequence, but I want a different s...

Removing material from the primary storyline
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Removing material from the primary storyline provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ashley Kennedy as part of the Final Cut Pro X 10.0.9 Essential Training

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