FAQ | MacOS App and Simon Says Extension for Final Cut Pro X
What’s New in This Version? The application has long since regained initially missing pro-level features—including multicam editing, XML importing, and external monitor support. Those have been joined by many new capabilities, including powerful 3D titling and an impressive Flow transition to smooth out jump cuts. New for Version Those are the big ones, but there’s also a slew of smaller tweaks and added capabilities.
Maybe 10 Years is Enough for Final Cut Pro X
Continue reading the main story Some professional editors are already insisting that Apple has made exactly the same mistake with Final Cut X; they pointed out various flaws with the program after an earlier version of this column was posted online on Wednesday.
They say the new program is missing high-end features like the ability to edit multiple camera angles, to export to tape, to burn anything more than rudimentary DVDs and to work with EDL, XML and OMF files used to exchange projects with other programs. You can use a second computer monitor, but you need new TV-output drivers to attach an external video monitor. All of the programs formerly called Final Cut Studio have been rolled into Final Cut except Motion and Compressor, which are sold separately.
The new Final Cut has been radically redesigned. Final Cut X renders in the background, so you can keep right on editing. You cannot, however, organize your files or delete clips during rendering. Primary audio and video are always synced, and you can even lock other clips together so that they all move as one.
Advertisement Continue reading the main story In fact, an ingenious feature called Compound Clips lets you collapse a stack of audio and video clips into a single, merged filmstrip on the timeline.
You can adjust it, move it and apply effects as if it were a single unit, and then un-merge it anytime you like. Compound Clips make it simple to manage with a complicated composition without going quietly insane. Photo Final Cut Pro X. In the old Final Cut, if you dragged Clip A so that it overlapped part of Clip B, even briefly, you wound up chopping away the covered-up piece of Clip B. Nothing gets chopped unless you do it yourself. There are new features, too.
The Auditions feature lets you compare alternative shots in the timeline, trying them out without having to place them individually. Color Match does an impressive job making the overall color cast of one clip a broad-daylight shot, for example match the lighting of another say, a sunset scene. Newsletter Sign Up Please verify you’re not a robot by clicking the box. Invalid email address. Please re-enter. You must select a newsletter to subscribe to.
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Apple Update Final Cut Pro X to 10.4.4, Motion to 5.4.2 and Compressor to 4.4.2
Ripple Training has put together some useful tutorials demonstrating those features. FCPX The last update, You can also apply LUT while sharing the clips. Furthermore, you are not limited to the selection of the entire clips, but also a portion selection range can be selected and shared.
VIDEO: Final Cut Pro X 10.4.4 adds Workflow Extensions as the highlight of a new update
With our new Final Cut Pro X Keyboard Skin, your projects will get edited faster because you can spend more time working on your project and less time. The Apple FCPX CREATIVE SUMMIT is in full swing and why not do an update too. Lots of new features including a new video noise. Now, FCP X isn’t badly positioned for smart metadata extraction. Thanks to the inclusion of Content Auto Analysis in the first release, the basic.