Final Cut Pro 6 for Digital Video Editors Only

Final Cut Pro 6 for Digital Video Editors Only

by Lonzell Watson
     
 
Forget about memorizing steps. Just focus on being creative.

For the first time in history, the tools to produce high quality, creative video are within reach of every aspiring videographer. If you need to hit the ground running and begin editing quality video right away, this is your book. You won't get every possible way to perform a task — just the

Overview

Forget about memorizing steps. Just focus on being creative.

For the first time in history, the tools to produce high quality, creative video are within reach of every aspiring videographer. If you need to hit the ground running and begin editing quality video right away, this is your book. You won't get every possible way to perform a task — just the methods already proven successful in the real world.

  • Learn to configure the Mac operating system and camera settings to make the editing experience more efficient
  • Use Soundtrack Pro 2 to add music, sound effects, and clean up audio for maximum effect
  • Incorporate techniques from Apple Motion, Photoshop, and LiveType to enhance your video
  • Experiment with such industry techniques as the Pleasantville Effect, the Ken Burns Pan and Scan Technique, and the Filmstrip Effect
  • Fine-tune the audio and bring all parts of your video together in the finished product

Use the Pleasantville Effect to add extra impact

Apply eye-catching effects to text in LiveType

Bonus DVD includes Final Cut Pro project files to help you complete the tutorials in the book.
See the DVD Appendix for details and complete system requirements.

Visit GeniusDV.com for in-depth video tutorials to further your knowledge of Final Cut Pro.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470224502
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/10/2008
Pages:
309
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

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Meet the Author

Lonzell Watson is one of the elite few who have obtained Certified Professional status as a Final Cut Pro and Avid Xpress user. Lonzell began his career as a videographer and digital video specialist for the web. He then used this experience to become a writer, director, and producer. His work includes national commercials and television programs for PBS, Fox Sports, the Outdoor Channel, and C-SPAN, and video editing for pop superstar Mariah Carey. Lonzell’s talents have also served him well while doing tech work for the traveling Broadway shows The Sound of Music, Singing in the Rain, and On Broadway.
In addition to producing his own independent films, Lonzell serves as a trainer and content writer for GeniusDV. His content contains hundreds of published tutorials, and tips that relate to Apple’s Final Cut Studio product line. His daily syndicated content is read by thousands of unique visitors each month.

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