In this course, you will learn to basic editing and become familiar with the interface of Final Cut Pro X. Topics include understanding the interface; importing and managing media; keywords; building and fine tuning the rough cut; working with sound; working with titles, generators, and themes; the basics of color correction; and exporting and sharing your projects.
Then we'll move on to advanced features like multi-camera editing, keying and compositing, and advanced color correction. We'll also take time to discuss the aesthetics of editing and storytelling: rhythm and pacing, dynamics, using sound for emotion, and more.
This course will teach you Final Cut Pro X from the ground up, but is especially useful for editors transition from other "platforms" like Final Cut Pro 7, Adobe Premiere, or Avid Media Composer. Bring an open mind and a project you'd like to work on! We'll teach you to "Love your X!"
Winter/Spring lodging and meal package available for $475 per week. Includes breakfast and lunch Monday - Friday. Dinner services are not available during our Winter/Spring session. Meal plan (mandatory) without lodging is $125 per week.