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Edit Essentials: Final Cut Pro X

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23rd – 24th September, 1 Weekend

€275 Members / €295 Non-Members

This 2 day, hands-on workshop for beginners will give budding editors an overview of Final Cut Pro’s interface and features. Perfect for people with little or no experience of digital editing.

Intro:

What is Non-Linear Editing? This weekend course is designed for people brand new to the editing world who to get a handle on this quick and easy way to compile footage. Attendees will learn about how media works as per best edit practice; students will cut and splice footage and also learn to apply effects and transitions, overlay text and finally export projects for online use.
This workshop is ideal for those with little or no previous editing experience & as a prelude to Profesional Post Production: FCPX.

 

Prerequisites:

Before booking on, students must have the following prerequisite knowledge:

  • Knowledge of OS X and basic computer navigation
  • A working understanding of editing terminology is helpful, but not mandatory

 

The course will introduce you to:

  • Importing a variety of file formats
  • Media management
  • Library organisation, keywords & smart collections
  • Editing and Trimming techniques
  • Video effects and colour correction
  • Adding Titles
  • Audio editing and mixing
  • Sharing Projects

Lead Tutor: Paul Schwer

Editing since 2008, Paul has gained a deep knowledge of all the main NLEs; Avid Media Composer, Final Cut Pro 7, FCPX and Adobe Premiere Pro CC, as well as dabbling with the new Mac version of Lightworks. Since becoming a full-time freelance professional in 2013, he has cut broadcast documentaries.

Dates:

  • 23rd – 24th September, 1 Weekend

Class times:

  • Sat 10.30 – 5.00 & Sun 11.00 – 5.30

Pricing:

  • €275 Members / €295 Non-Members
  • €100 Deposit

Location:

  • Filmbase, Temple Bar, Curved street

 

To reserve your place on this course, please contact Filmbase Reception on 01 679 6716 and dial 0. For more information, email our Training Department at training@filmbase.ie. Please read our Terms & Conditions before booking a course.