The Focal Easy Guide to Final Cut Pro X

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Final Cut Pro is the leading nonlinear editing software on the market. It currently has a paying user base of around 1.3m, and that number continues to increase year after year. Software packages are complex, but learning them shouldn't have to be. That's where The Focal Easy Guide to Final Cut Pro comes in. It is a concise, visually appealing full-color guide that covers the essential features and workflow to get readers up and editing in a matter of hours. Responding to customer feedback, we've included a ...

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Overview

Final Cut Pro is the leading nonlinear editing software on the market. It currently has a paying user base of around 1.3m, and that number continues to increase year after year. Software packages are complex, but learning them shouldn't have to be. That's where The Focal Easy Guide to Final Cut Pro comes in. It is a concise, visually appealing full-color guide that covers the essential features and workflow to get readers up and editing in a matter of hours. Responding to customer feedback, we've included a companion website with this latest edition, that has sample video footage for readers to edit with, as well as tutorial screenshot videos.

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"Rick always seems to find the essentials so necessary to learn and effectively work with Final Cut Pro. . . He cuts to the chase with very specific, step-by-step instructions and ‘how-tos’, making it seem as if he were the instructor sitting right next to you in a private lesson."

- Steve Douglas, videographer; writer and reviewer, www.kenstone.net

"Speed, quality, and organization are imperative in today’s video editing environment. Rick has written an easy-to-follow guide for editors of all levels that will have you editing and exporting your footage quickly so you can share your work with the world."

- Chip Dizárd, Media Professor; Final Cut Pro X Certified Trainer; Co-founder, WebVideoChefs.com

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780240523835
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 10/16/2012
  • Pages: 240
  • Sales rank: 1,438,353
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Rick Young is Director and Founding Member of the UK Final Cut Pro User Group and an Apple Solutions Expert. A freelance television director and editor with many years of broadcast experience, including work for the BBC, Sky, ITN, CNBC and Reuters. Also a Final Cut Pro Consultant, Rick has attended numerous UK and US exhibitions, is a liaison to the US FCP user groups, and author of the best-selling series The Focal Easy Guides to Final Cut Pro.

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Table of Contents

System Setup; The Interface; Importing Media; Organization; Editing; Audio; Effects; Share;

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