3D text fly through?Hi HoleInTheHead,
Motion and FCPX aren't very good with 3D so you need to use another program or a plug-in.
Blender does 3D and is free, but you need to learn the program.
Then there is mObject plug-in for...
Help with a sound problemHi Mike,
Not sure if you are still working on the issue or not, thought I stick in my wooden nickels worth of advice.
First I would determine if all of the clips need the same audio treatment or do different clips need separate tweaking. If all are the...
4K is weak, 6K is where it's at nowI've also read that once Hitchcock had a new Director of Photography on a film. Hitch told him to use a certain lens, say a 50mm, in a certain setup but never checked through the camera to see what it would look like. To make things easier for himself, the...
Hardware Control Surfaces and FCPX?OK, so, actually, somebody did this already. Check this out:
The guy even created a graphic you can print out as an overlay.
He made it for his MCU, but I can confirm it just works perfect with a Logic...
Dynamic Trimming ?
... What about comma and period?
In 'normal' editing, don't you nudge the ... 'editing point' with it, don't you?
(if you define 'end-of-selection' as 'edit-point' ... which it is i most cases, isn't it?)
In what direction?
FCPX 'eats' all common recording formats, even 'orphanized' mts (= without AVCHD-structure) find their way into FCPX.
Plus, many material from 'odd' sources don't need to be converted but just re-wrapped, e.g. historic .flv...
EXTEND duration of multiple clipsAs well as asking for new features, I think it helps people in the Final Cut team if you describe how the UI of such a feature would work.
In some very old applications it is possible to use mathematical operations in some number fields.
In this case...
Best way to organize Compound and Synchronized clips???I just edited a short film where the audio and video were recorded separately. As far as I know, YES, you do have to keep the other files, however you can organize your media browser so that you are only seeing what you want to see using "smart collections."...
Choppy playback in browserHi Hamish, welcome to the forum.
I'm afraid the 2010 MBP is notorious for not working very well with FCP X. But there are some things you can do to improve performance.
1. When you have optimized your media, or when you have created proxy media, you can...
YouTube Optimal 1080p Share Settings (Compressor 4.1.1)Hi everyone,
I just wanted to share with you what I use as Compressor settings for Youtube.
First I export all my project from FCPX in ProRes422.
The Youtube recommended settings are :
Video codec h.264
Progressive scan (no...
Transition on titleHi Eugenijus, and welcome to the forum.
Some transitions, like the Swing transition, always affect the clip that is below the clip to which the transition is applied. But there is a way to avoid this:
1. R-click the title on your timeline and choose...