Migrating from Final Cut Pro 7 to Final Cut Pro X gives video editors a comprehensive tour of the new tools and the interface makeover for Apple's premier video editing software. It showcases the differences from Final Cut Pro 7 and paves the way for a painless upgrade experience. Author Abba Shapiro covers the new interface and workflows in Final Cut X, the magnetic timeline, connected clips, and the deep integration of color correction and sound editing.
This course helps experienced Final Cut Pro editors understand new ways of performing traditional editing techniques. New terminology and new tools for performing editing functions are also clarified.
Touring the X interface
Running Final Cut Pro 7 and X on the same machine
Importing and analyzing media
New editing methods (including append and connected clips)
Timeline editing (including ripple, roll, slip, and slide edits)
Fine-tuning with the Precision Editor
Adding and adjusting transitions
Applying motion effects to clips
Performing color corrections
Archiving and collaboration