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FCP X: Library Properties [ video ]

A short video tutorial explaining what the new Library Properties panel does in Final Cut Pro X and how it works. Continue reading

Use Finder Tags in Final Cut Pro X

An explanation of what Finder tags are, how to create and modify them, then illustrate how to use them in Final Cut Pro X (v. 10.1.2 or later). Continue reading

Improve RAID Speed with Partitions

How to improve the speed of a RAID using partitions. Simple, easy, and effective. Continue reading

What’s the Best Way to Configure a RAID?

Comments from industry experts and manufacturers on the best way to configure a RAID for media editing. Continue reading

FCP X: Display Log C Files as Rec. 709.

A discussion and step-by-step example of what Log C files are and how to change their look, quickly and easily, to Rec. 709 in Final Cut Pro X. Continue reading

Adobe Media Encoder: Watch Folders

A step-by-step tutorial on creating Watch Folders and modifying its settings. Continue reading

Commentary: Rethinking DVDs

Thoughts on technology that is making optical media obsolete and the impact that will have on media creators. This also provides options to consider when planning for the future. Continue reading

FCP X 10.1.2: What’s New in Media Management? [u]

A detailed and illustrated guide to the new media management features in Final Cut Pro X v.10.1.2. Continue reading

What Is ProRes 4444 XQ? [u]

An explanation of Apple’s new ProRes 4444 XQ video compression codec. (Updated to include an explanation of Rec. 2020, and HDR images.) Continue reading

Product Review: OWC ThunderBay 4 RAID [u]

A detailed product review of the new ThunderBay 4 RAID from OWC. This review looks at this storage system from the perspective of audio and video media creation and editing. Continue reading

Premiere Pro CC (2014): Live Text Templates

A step-by-step illustrated tutorial on how to use the new Live Text Template feature in Adobe Premiere Pro CC (2014.) Continue reading

Premiere Pro CC (2014): Master Clips

An illustrated explanation of the new Master Clip feature in Adobe Premiere Pro CC (2014). Continue reading


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