» Articles » Effects

Motion: Replicate a Custom Background

An illustrated, step-by-step tutorial on how to create a custom background featuring a client logo using the Replicator in Motion 5. Continue reading

FCP X: Drop Zones

An illustrated tutorial explaining drop zones in Final Cut Pro X and how to use them. Continue reading

Motion: Animate Movement Using Audio

A step-by-step illustrated tutorial showing how to animate an effect in Motion 5 using audio. This also shows how to animate color changes. Continue reading

Adobe Audition: Remove Hum

A step-by-step tutorial on how to send a clip from Adobe Premiere Pro to Adobe Audition to remove audio hum. Continue reading

Product Demo: Tiffen Dfx [video]

A short video tutorial on visual effects plug-in Dfx, from Tiffen. This can create some stunning visual effects, especially when you want your actors to look great. Continue reading

FCP X: Create an Adjustment Layer

A step-by-step tutorial on creating adjustment layers in Final Cut Pro X. This is an especially good technique for applying the Broadcast Safe filter. Continue reading

LightLeakLove: “Transition Love” [video]

A short video demo, from Larry Jordan, showcasing “Transition Love” from LightLeakLove. 31 different organic light-leak transitions for Final Cut Pro X. Continue reading

Dashwood Cinema Solutions: “Smooth Skin” [video]

A short video demo from Larry Jordan showcasing “Smooth Skin” from Dashwood Cinema Solutions running in Final Cut Pro X. Continue reading

Sheffield Softworks: Artitude [video]

A video demo from Larry Jordan showcasing Sheffield Softworks “Artitude” in Final Cut Pro X. Continue reading

Premiere CC: Two Color Chroma-Key

Create a surprising effect using two different colors in a chroma-key. This is especially useful for props shots on camera. Illustrated using Premiere Pro CC. Continue reading

FCP X: Two Color Chroma-key

A very interesting effect, created from combining two different chroma-key colors in the same clip allowing us to switch between backgrounds. Illustrated using Final Cut Pro X. Continue reading

FCP X: Chroma-key on Red

A step-by-step tutorial on how to remove a background color that isn’t green or blue, using the Keyer filter in Final Cut Pro X. Continue reading


Larry Jordan & Associates, Inc
Video Editor
Experience Revolutionary Video Editing Techniques Through Final Cut Pro X Tutorials, Adobe Video Editing Classes, Final Cut Pro Classes, & A Variety of Other Software! Larry Jordan, Internationally - Renowned With 35+ Years Experience, Delivers Final Cut Pro Training & Other Software Via Live Webinars, Hosts Internet Radio, Podcasts, & More!
Los Angeles, CA
United States of America


Google Privacy Policy

Follow Larry

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • YouTube
  • Flickr
  • Google+