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FINAL CUT PRO X 10.3 WORKFLOW: LIVE DEMO AT LACPUG

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20
DEC 2016

Final Cut Pro X 10.3 Workflow: live demo at LACPUG
Captured during LACPUGs November 2016 meeting, this clip showcases Final Cut Pro X and the new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar being used in the production of a profile of Japanese botanical artist, Azuma Makoto.
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KILLER FEATURES OF FCPX: MIXING AUDIO IN REAL-TIME

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16
AUG 2016

Killer features of FCPX: mixing audio in real-time
This tutorial shows who to quickly mix your audio using Final Cut Pro X. It is simple and easy to plot fades, add keyframes, and adjust levels in real-time. Using a few key functions, shown in this tutorial, the editor has powerful tools to sculpt their soundmix at their fingertips.
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HOW TO CALIBRATE YOUR ATOMOS MONITOR WITH THE XRITE I1 DISPLAY PRO

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21
JUN 2016

How to Calibrate your Atomos Monitor with the Xrite i1 Display Pro
This video is a guide on how to calibrate your Atomos display with the Xrite i1 Display Pro. The importance of having your monitors calibrated is outlined along with best practices and handy tips.
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LIGHTING TUTORIAL: WORKING WITH INTERIOR MIXED LIGHTING WHILE MOVING BETWEEN ROOMS

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3
FEB 2016

Lighting tutorial: working with interior mixed lighting while moving between rooms
Lighting inside presents its own challenges. Especially when moving from one room to another and when a mixture of daylight light from outside mixes with tungsten light already inside of a room. This tutorial shows how to improve the existing lighting by adding light to what is already there, and by directing light to draw attention to various aspects of the scene. Side-by-side comparisons show exactly what can be achieved.
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FINAL CUT PRO X TUTORIAL: PASTE ATTRIBUTES

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3
FEB 2016

Final Cut Pro X tutorial: Paste Attributes
Paste Attributes in Final Cut Pro X is a fantastic features which allows you to copy the settings from one clip and apply these to another clip or group of clips. Examples of settings which could be applied include: color correction, transform, compositing, crop or audio settings.
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LIGHTING ON LOCATION: EFFECTIVE & SIMPLE LIGHTING TECHNIQUES

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27
DEC 2015

Lighting on Location: effective & simple lighting techniques
The easy way is to bring no lights and work only with natural daylight - however, the easy way is not the best way. By working with the right equipment and using a few simple lighting techniques, you can improve the scene you are filming in a major way. This tutorial shows how quickly and easy it is to get results.

Equipment used: Tecpro Felloni, dedolight DLED4.
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MEDIA MANAGEMENT IN FINAL CUT PRO X

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27
DEC 2015

Media Management in Final Cut Pro X
Media Management in Final Cut Pro is incredibly simple and effective. To back up an entire Library, including all media, is as simple as copying the Library from one location to another. If the media is all contained within the Library, then the backup will be complete. If the media is external to Library you need to use the Consolidate function, this will ensure that all media is then copied within the Library. The video tutorial above shows how this is done.
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LIGHTING TUTORIAL: WORKING WITH LOW LEVELS OF LIGHT; SCULPTING LIGHT PRECISELY WITH DEDOLIGHT

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29
NOV 2015

Lighting tutorial: working with low levels of light; sculpting light precisely with dedolight
To light effectively you need to know the tools available and how they work. Working with the many lights in the dedolight range, one can achieve effective precision lighting which enables you to direct the lights exactly where you wish it to be.
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