Apple Pro Training Series

Apple Pro Training Series : Final Cut Pro X

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Important Note: This book does not work with the latest version of Final Cut Pro X 10.1. Please refer to the latest version of this title: Apple Pro Training Series: Final Cut Pro X 10.1: Professional Post-Production ISBN-10: 0321949560 Revised for Final Cut Pro X 10.0.7 and featuring compelling footage, this best-selling, Apple-certified guide provides a strong foundation in all aspects of video editing. Renowned author Diana Weynand starts with basic video editing techniques and takes readers all the way through Final Cut Pro's powerful features. This Second Edition covers the latest terminology and interface changes including those to the Viewer, Toolbar, Timeline, and menus. Coverage of new and enhanced features includes compound clips, multichannel audio editing, and exporting roles. Each chapter presents a complete lesson in an aspect of video editing and finishing, using professional-quality and broadcast footage. * DVD-ROM includes lesson and media files for over 40 hours of training * Focused lessons take you step-by-step through professional, real-world projects * Accessible writing style puts an expert instructor at your side * Ample illustrations and keyboard shortcuts help you master techniques fast * Lesson goals and time estimates help you plan your time * Chapter review questions summarize what you've learned and prepare you for the Apple Certified Pro Examshow more

Product details

  • Mixed media product | 576 pages
  • 186 x 230 x 28mm | 1,179.98g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Peachpit Press Publications
  • Berkeley, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 0321918673
  • 9780321918673
  • 495,077

About Diana Weynand

Diana Weynand is an award-winning producer, director, editor, and co-founder of Weynand Training International (, an Apple Authorized Training Center and a leader in training and curriculum development for emerging technologies. Diana was supervising editor for the Barbara Walters Special, director and co-producer of the Emmy nominated PBS series Cinematic Eye, and online editor for RealWorld. She is the author of five best-selling books on Final CutPro (including Apple Pro Training Series: Final Cut Pro for Avid Editors and Final Cut Express HD), and the co-author of Secrets of Videoblogging and How Video more

Table of contents

Getting Started Preparing to Edit in Final Cut Pro X Lesson 1 Exploring the Interface Lesson 2 Importing Media Lesson 3 Organizing Clips in an Event Crafting the Story Lesson 4 Building the Rough Cut Lesson 5 Finishing the Rough Cut Lesson 6 Fine-Tuning the Rough Cut Completing the Cut Lesson 7 Applying Transitions Lesson 8 Working with Sound Lesson 9 Working with Titles, Generators, and Themes Applying Effects and Finishing Lesson 10 Retiming and Transforming Clips Lesson 11 Applying Effects and Enhancing Color Lesson 12 Sharing Your Project Glossary Index Downloading Lesson Filesshow more

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