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Final Cut Pro X Fundamentals

via Pluralsight


Final Cut Pro X offers a unique and powerful shift in the world of editing software, from its trackless timeline to its responsive and dynamic interface. In this course, you'll learn everything you need to get started making a professional video. Start the Course Today!

Have you been curious as to what all the fuss is over Final Cut Pro X? Heard about its unique editing paradigm that has made it so controversial? In this course, Final Cut Pro X Fundamentals, you'll break through the buzz and learn the basics of Final Cut Pro X enabling you to create your own professional quality videos. First, you'll begin by exploring the incredibly robust project setup and media management capabilities of libraries. Next, you'll dive into the entire basic editing process and see how FCPX lets you edit at light speed and removes many limitations of track based editors. Finally, you'll discover how to add all the fun extras of titles, effects, color grades, and more before finishing with exporting. When you're finished with this course, you'll understand more than just the buzz and know how to leverage the amazing speed and power behind this industry disruptor. Software required: Final Cut Pro X.


  • Course Overview 1min
  • Library Setup 22mins
  • Getting Organized 36mins
  • Building a Rough Cut 28mins
  • Refining a Rough Cut 52mins
  • Adding Transitions and Effects 40mins
  • Adjusting Color 24mins
  • Transforming and Keyframing 35mins
  • Adding Dynamic Titles and Generators 24mins
  • Mixing Audio 32mins
  • Exporting and Archiving 33mins

Taught by

Jason Cox


4.6 rating at Pluralsight based on 24 ratings

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