Apple Pro Training Series: Final Cut Pro 4 by Diana Weynand

By Diana Weynand

If you¿re able to get occupied with modifying video, you¿ll wish ultimate lower seasoned, and this self-paced, Apple-authorized advisor is the simplest position to begin studying it. In Apple professional education sequence: ultimate minimize professional 4, grasp instructor Diana Weynand can provide a entire path on Apple¿s high-end video modifying software program. every one bankruptcy represents a whole lesson in a few element of ultimate reduce Pro¿with a venture so that you can entire, a assessment part to check your wisdom, and bonus workouts to enhance the lessons.

After getting accustomed to the software¿s interface, you¿ll dive into chapters on marking and enhancing, placing and adjusting edits, operating with clips at the timeline, and extra ahead of relocating directly to complicated themes like growing transitions and movement results, and clear out and rendering techniques. All of ultimate minimize professional 4¿s robust new good points are lined, together with real-time colour correction and results, video sign research, and more advantageous previews. The accompanying DVD contains all the lesson documents and fabrics had to whole the book¿s projects.

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The date is March 21, 2004, and it was saved at 5:44 PM. Note that the name includes no white space. This filenaming convention is simple, consistent, and easily identifies the order in which the project files were created. (For more information about this feature, see Chapter 59, “Backing Up and Restoring Projects,” on page 937. Using Multiple Hard Disks If you have multiple hard disks and partitions, or volumes, that have similar names, they may cause problems during the capture process. Each hard disk should have a name that doesn’t contain the entire name of another disk or partition.

This is helpful if you make a change you don’t like and want to revert to an earlier version. You can also redo actions that you have undone. By default, you can undo 10 of your previous changes. You can set Final Cut Express to undo up to 32 changes. The more levels of Undo you select, the more memory is needed. For more information on modifying the number of changes to undo, see Chapter 62, “Choosing Settings and Preferences,” on page 969. To undo a change, do one of the following: m Press Command-Z.

You can think of the Browser as a way of viewing and manipulating your clips as if they were in a database or spreadsheet. Each row represents a clip or sequence, and each column represents a property field containing information about that clip or sequence. Note: For more information about the basic organizational elements of Final Cut Express— media files, clips, sequences, bins, and projects—and how they relate to the Browser, see Chapter 3, “Understanding Projects, Clips, and Sequences,” on page 39.

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