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Final Cut Pro X Basics

Instructor: Kelly Korzan
Level I \ Duration 26:30 \ Released Aug 10, 2011

Learn the basics of Final Cut Pro X, the exciting new video editing software program from Apple. Learn to put your video together with easy-to use effects, titles, clip organization and much more!


About the Instructor

Kelly Korzan

Kelly Korzan is Head of Training for NYVS. She has taught video journalism all over the world including BBC England, Dutch Public Television, WKRN in San Diego, KRON in San Francisco and most recently for the Travel Channel Academy. She has also been an editor for over 15 years in New York and LA. Some of her credits include the Emmy Award winning "Queer Eye for the Straight Guy" for Bravo, PBS's acclaimed reality series "Frontier House", MTV's "True Life", and the "5 Takes" series for the Travel Channel.


Lesson Viewed / Completed Duration
The Interface Comments (2) 1:31

A look at Final Cut Pro's interface.

Importing from a Tapeless Camera Comments (3) 3:07

In this lesson we'll look at how to import media from a tapeless camera.

Importing from a Tape Camera Comments (0) 2:43

In this lesson we'll look at how to import media from a tape camera.

Creating a Project Comments (0) 2:20

Before you begin to edit in Final Cut Pro X, you need to create a project. In this lesson we will show you how to create a project in Final Cut Pro X.

Playing and Skimming Media Comments (0) 2:36

In this lesson you'll learn how to play and skim through your media.

Selecting and Adding Clips to the Timeline Comments (1) 4:22

In this lesson you'll learn how to select and add clips to the timeline.

Arranging Clips in the Timeline Comments (2) 1:54

In this lesson you'll learn how to arrange and move your clips on the timeline.

Cutting and Trimming Clips Comments (0) 2:45
This lesson looks at how to cut and trim clips in Final Cut X.
Recording and Adding a Voiceover Comments (2) 2:01

In this lesson we show you how to record voiceover directly into Final Cut Pro X from your computer's built-in mic or an external USB microphone.

Adjusting Audio Comments (4) 3:11

In this lesson we will show you several ways to adjust the volume level of you clips in Final Cut Pro X.