Comments about Course - Introduction to DV Editing using Final Cut Pro - At the institution - Westminster - Greater London
What does it include?
An introduction to non-linear editing and compositing using Final Cut Pro. Come and discover Apple’s all-in-one solution for digital video editing. Learn about the compositing and special effects features that are designed for amateurs and professionals alike. Use the tools to create content for broadcast, CD-ROM and the Web. A more in-depth follow up course will become available.
Participants in this hands-on workshop will learn the key features and tool sets of Final Cut Pro. The day will provide a good understanding of Final Cut Pro editing and compositing fundamentals. The following topics will be covered:
? Understanding how FCP works
? Multiple video & audio tracks
? System/hardware set-up and configuration
? Understanding the Preferences
? Creating titles
? Using Firewire to control decks
? Optimising Performance
? The Tools Palette
? Video & editing terminology
? Use the Browser, Viewer, Canvas & Timeline
? Final Cut Pro shortcuts
? Digitising video & audio source material
? Outputting your work to DV & QuickTime
? Understanding 3-point editing
? Using transitions, filters & special effects
What do I need to get on to it?
General PC knowledge and a basic knowledge of the principles of editing.