FCP X for Experienced Editors

at Future Media Concepts - Downtown, Washington, D.C.

Course Details
$1,195 8 seats left
Start Date:

Thu, Apr 18, 10:00am - Apr 19, 5:30pm (2 sessions)

Downtown, Washington, D.C.
1627 K St NW Ste 900
Btwn 16th & 17th Streets NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20006
Purchase Options
Class Level: Advanced
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 8

What you'll learn in this final cut pro training:

This two-day, online version of our popular 101 course teaches the fundamentals of FCPx 10.3 for editors who are already experienced in other NLEs like Avid, Premiere, Resolve, Vegas or FCP 7. Students will quickly review fundamental techniques like edits and trimming, and get right to the specific features like effects, titles and color correction that make FCPx one of the most unique and exciting editing programs in the business.

Who Should Attend
This class is designed for those who already have a working knowledge of ANY video editing platform and who want to increase their skills on FCPX by learning advanced features and efficient workflows.

Students should have the following prerequisite knowledge prior to attending the course:
  • Knowledge of Mac OS X and basic computer navigation is required.
  • Thorough knowledge of editing terminology is highly recommended.
FCP 101 - An Introduction to Final Cut Pro X is suggested but not required

What You Will Learn
  • Advanced media management with libraries and metadata
  • Working with Compound Clips and auditions
  • Advanced Multi-cam techniques
  • Syncing audio and video from two separate sources
  • Targeting specific areas to color correct with shape and color masks
  • Fine tuning clips in the timeline with the Precision Editor
  • Working with the custom text generator to create character by character animation
  • Creating custom effects and transitions in Final Cut and Motion
  • Building bundles finishing and final output
  • Working with Compressor

Course Outline:

Note: The curricula below comprise activities typically covered in a class at this skill level. The instructor may, at his/her discretion, adjust the lesson plan to meet the needs of the class.

  • Lesson 1: Organizing Your Media
  • Lesson 2: Advanced Editing Techniques
  • Lesson 3: Working with Auditions
  • Lesson 4: Working with Sound
  • Lesson 5: Using Audio Effects
  • Lesson 6: Editing Multicam Clips
  • Lesson 7: Keying and Compositing
  • Lesson 8: Transformations, Effects and Titles
  • Lesson 9: Creating Animation
  • Lesson 10: Color Correction
  • Lesson 11: Color Matching
  • Lesson 12: Making Isolated Color Adjustments
  • Lesson 13: Motion
  • Lesson 14: Advanced Sharing and Sending to Compressor

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Refund Policy
If notice is given 15 or more calendar days before the start of a class, the student may receive a full refund or reschedule less a $150 administrative fee. If notice is given less than 15 calendar days, no rescheduling or refunds are permitted. All cancellations and registration changes must be received in writing. Please mail to [email protected] Attendee substitutions may be made for any student without penalty of additional cost at any time until the class begins. Clients who take at least one class in a master class may not cancel and are responsible for the entire Master Class fee.


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Fri, Apr 19 10:00am - 5:30pm TBD

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In 1994, Jeff Rothberg and Ben Kozuch launched Future Media Concepts as the world's first Avid Authorized Training Center. Over the years, FMC expanded its curriculum to become the nation's premier digital media training center representing the leading software manufacturers, including Adobe,...

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