Ready to edit great videos? Tired of searching YouTube for answers? Feeling overwhelmed by the options?
If so, that's great! Because you have found a course that will help
This course provides the knowledge needed to take control of Final Cut Pro X to edit great videos. Your instructor, Jared Ewing, has been editing and teaching Final Cut Pro for more than fifteen years. A decade of that time was spent working for Apple Inc, the creators of Final Cut Pro, where he provided technical support as an Apple Certified technician and teacher. He is a master of both the video editing process, and the technology being used. After explaining the best practices for getting your Mac set up with Final Cut Pro X, Jared takes you through every phase of the post-production workflow, from importing to organizing content, to editing and refining a rough cut that will be shared at the end of the course. Topics include:
- Purchasing a Workstation
- Getting Set Up
- Importing Video, Sounds, and Additional Assets
- Staying Organized with the Browser
- Building a Project
- Refining a Cut
- Adding Titles, Transitions, and Generators
- Video and Audio Effects
- Sharing the Project
Feeling overwhelmed? That's normal, learning an advanced app like Final Cut Pro to edit video is intimidating. The great news is in this course you have one of the best teaching you every step of the way. Jared can teach you how to edit great videos because he studied at Columbia with a concentration in Post-Production. Combine that Post-Production knowledge with the tech skills he learned at Apple and you have a master in the entire process. Do not hesitate to ask questions as you move through this course and grow with Final Cut Pro X.
Jared Ewing is an Apple Certified Final Cut Studio Master Pro and has been editing video for over 15 years. He started shooting and editing videos early on in life. After attending Columbia College Chicago, Jared worked as a software trainer and hardware technician where he mastered the ability to explain complex topics in a straightforward and digestible way.
StartSelect a Computer (28:07)
StartSet Up the Mac (2:43)
StartmacOS Tour (18:56)
StartPurchasing Final Cut Pro X (11:24)
StartReinstalling Final Cut Pro X (2:53)
StartLaunching Final Cut Pro for the First Time (4:30)
PreviewTour of the Final Cut Pro Interface (3:20)
StartSee How Final Cut Pro Interacts with Files (6:28)
StartCreate a Backup Plan (9:59)