Retiming clips


show more Retiming clips provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Diana Weynand as part of the Documentary Editing with Final Cut Pro X show less
please wait ...

Retiming clips

Once you've evaluated the pace of your project, trimmed it, and replaced weaker clips, you might find there are sections that you want to move through more quickly or others where you want to slow the pace a bit. While changing the speed of a clip may not be something you do in every documentary. There is a section in this project that might benefit from that effect. Let's focus our attention at the very end of this project. I'm going to move my playhead down and zoom in to that area. This includes several clips of BD talking about and sort of summing up the importance of this experience for him.

Above it, we have images of the market, BD being happy doing what he's doing, and then a woman, it seems almost be hugging the vegetables, which is sort of a close shot. But if you notice, there's a guy walking behind and the portion where she hugs is actually very short. So it might be ideal to take that short section and maybe play it back sort of in a slow-mo way. And with the BD ima...

Retiming clips
Video duration: 5m 59s 2h 51m Intermediate

Viewers:

Retiming clips provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Diana Weynand as part of the Documentary Editing with Final Cut Pro X

Subject:
Video
Software:
Final Cut Pro
Author:
please wait ...