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Final Cut Pro X, Part 3: Transition & Exporting

with expert John Wiley & Sons

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Course at a glance

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  • Creative Design Power Pack
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Release date Release date 2/22/2015
Level Level Beginner
Runtime Runtime 1h 1m
Platform Platform Major browsers on Windows Major browsers on Windows Major browsers on Mac OSX Major browsers on Mac OSX Mobile Devices Mobile Devices
Published eBooks Published eBooks N/A
Hands-on labs Hands-on labs N/A
Sample files Sample files N/A
Exams Exams N/A

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Course description

Apple’s latest video product suite gives you the power to edit video like never before, and Final Cut Pro X has everything you need to edit, organize, and delivery your video projects like a pro. In this three part learning series, you can learn the ins and outs of maximizing Final Cut Pro X – from importing media and getting started to adding effects, transitions, and finishing touches – with Final Cut Pro X. Create events, import media, rate and select clips, and get a handle on editing basics. Gain professional expertise on working with audio and video and adding effects to your projects. Easily customize audio and video with this step-by-step tutorial on correcting color, transitioning between clips, and applying titles.


This course assumes very little familiarity with Adobe Final Cut Pro. This course is part of 3 courses, Final Cut Pro X: Workspace, Keywords & Importing, Final Cut Pro X: Video/Audio Edits, & Timeline, and Final Cut Pro X: Color, Transition & Exporting. Please be sure to view the courses in order if you are new to the material.

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John Wiley & Sons Our Creative Design courses are presented by experts from Wiley Publishing. Wiley is a global provider of knowledge and knowledge-enabled services that improve outcomes in areas of research, professional practice, and education. They are the publisher of award-winning journals, encyclopedias, books, and online products and services.

Course outline

Color, Transition & Exporting

Audio Effects and Color Edits (20:51)
  • Introduction (00:08)
  • Audio Equalization (04:59)
  • Audio Effects (03:15)
  • Preview Effects (02:17)
  • Apply Effects (04:03)
  • Balance Color (04:10)
  • Match Color (01:49)
  • Summary (00:08)
Transitions and Themes (19:23)
  • Introduction (00:08)
  • The Transitions Browser (02:16)
  • Cross Dissolves (02:37)
  • Durations and Frames (01:25)
  • Other Transitions (02:26)
  • Modifying Transition Effects (01:58)
  • Generators and Themes (04:45)
  • Title Templates (03:37)
  • Summary (00:08)
Text Styles and Exporting (20:55)
  • Introduction (00:08)
  • Title Modification (05:06)
  • Preset Text Styles (03:05)
  • Export Your Project (00:53)
  • Master File Default (00:51)
  • Export Settings (02:36)
  • Sharing on YouTube (02:18)
  • Other Share Options (05:10)
  • Summary (00:37)
  • Summary (00:08)