Join Ashley Kennedy for an in-depth discussion in this video Tweaking the spot to reach picture lock, part of Final Cut Pro X v10.0.9: Commercial Editing Techniques.
Now that we got everything reassembled, let's just take a close look at how …everything is working. We'll definitely need to change a few …things before performing color correction and eventually getting approval from our client. …I'm going to go into my pre-tweak sequence here. …And there were definitely a few issues that arose because of re-adding the new elements. …There were just a few slight timing discrepancies between the lengths of the …hero placed holders and the lengths of the provided graphically treated shots. …Additionally, there were differences in the music and the voice over. …So at the very least, we'll need to fix those timings and we'll likely need to …adjust some sync issues between the picture and audio as well.…
Let's take a look. First of all, let's just select the music here. …And, I'm going to press Ctrl+D, and we've got a shade over 35 seconds here. …I'm just going to type in 30:00 and Enter. …And now my music is the exact length that the commercial should be. …
- What is commercial editing?
- Understanding the product's audience and intent
- Marking the best shots
- Laying out the visual structure
- Building an audio foundation
- Manipulating speed
- Adding transition effects
- Adding graphics, music, and voice-over
- Delivering the project and receiving feedback