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Sound Editing in Final Cut Pro X

It’s almost a proverb that you can hear a low-budget film or video before you even see it. Sound Editing in Final Cut Pro X was created to help anyone achieve a high quality soundtrack using the tools built right into Final Cut Pro X. By the time you have finished watching, you’ll no longer be guessing which sliders to adjust on a Compressor, or what frequencies will enhance your voice talent on a parametric EQ. You’ll learn when to use Final Cut Pro’s automatic enhancement options and when to avoid them. This tutorial covers Final Cut Pro 10.1 - 10.1.4.

Color Grading in DaVinci Resolve 11

DaVinci Resolve is the world’s most advanced color correction software and is used by colorists in feature films, television shows, music videos, and most of the professional videos you watch every day. DaVinci accomplishes breathtaking color correction effects through it’s unique node based editing interface, YRGB color space processing algorithm, and trademarked Power Windows by combining these features with the most powerful tracking and stabilization tools available. This tutorial covers both the free and paid versions of DaVinci Resolve 11.



Color Correction in Final Cut Pro X

Visual storytelling needs focused emotion. Color editing is the best way to set mood, build tension, and evoke an emotional response from your viewer. In this tutorial, Mark Spencer teaches you the fundamentals of light and color theory, how to analyze video problems through Final Cut Pro’s Videoscopes, and the steps for correcting exposure, saturation, and luminance problems.


Editing in DaVinci Resolve 11

This tutorial focuses on helping you navigate the numerous changes that Blackmagic Design has made to both the free and paid versions of their full-featured editing/color grading software DaVinci Resolve 11. Learn from the leading authority on DaVinci 11, Alexis Van Hurkman, as he gets you up to speed fast with topic-specific lessons so you can import, edit, color correct, finish and export professional quality video projects regardless of your experience.



Callouts for Final Cut Pro X

Callouts is a Final Cut Pro X plug-in that gives you the power of emphasis to remove distractions & draw your audience’s attention exactly where you want it focused. Add arrows, shapes, magnifiers, pointers, checklists and more to quickly take your video presentation from average to professional, boring to riveting, and confusing to crystal-clear to communicate, impress, & sell as never before!

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APVS - Final Cut Pro X

Introducing the Apple Pro Video Series: Final Cut Pro X.  In this tutorial, Apple-certified master trainer and Ripple Training founder Steve Martin, will  guide you through the new workflows, toolsets and features of Apple's professional video editing application, Final Cut Pro X.  Whether you are new to digital video editing or transitioning from another editing application, our goal is to give you a solid foundation from which to build your visual storytelling skills. The training is presented in 42 individual lessons with a running time of 6 hours. This tutorial covers Final Cut Pro 10.1 - 10.1.4


Media Management in FCPX - NEW!

Final Cut Pro 10.1.2 is here, and with it, a host of new and improved media management functionality.  Introducing Media Management for Final Cut Pro X - a 2 hour tutorial covering a wide range of topics designed to help you confidently choose the best media storage strategies for your projects - whether you are working alone or with other editors.  This tutorial covers Final Cut Pro 10.1.4

Getting Started in Motion 5 - NEW!

Getting Started in Motion 5 is our flagship tutorial that sets the groundwork for creating eye-catching motion graphics, titles and effects.  Each lesson focuses on building fundamental Motion skills such as working with groups and layers; transforming objects; animating with behaviors and keyframes; keying; using shapes, replicators and image masks; adding titles and publishing templates for Final Cut Pro X.  This tutorial is your entrance key to exploring a new world of creative possibilities for your video projects.

Creative Editing in Final Cut Pro X - NEW!

Creative Editing in Final Cut Pro X is a tutorial that delves into the art of editing. While many tutorials are concerned with the “how” of editing, this tutorial is concerned with the “why”.  More than just technical explanations of editorial techniques, this tutorial focuses on the creative thinking behind each edit decision and why certain decisions have a positive or negative affect on the story. This tutorial covers Final Cut Pro version 10.1 - 10.1.4

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DaVinci Resolve 10 In-Depth

To get you up to speed on Resolve 10, we've created an exhaustive 5 hour tutorial called DaVinci Resolve 10 In-Depth that covers every single new addition to Resolve, with a particular focus on Resolve's new Edit Page functionality, as well as the many, many grading and workflow enhancements, large and small, that have been made throughout the Media, Color, and Deliver pages. This title also includes an overview of Resolve Live, Resolve's new toolset geared for on-set colorists, as well as a fast look at the new easyDCP integration found within DaVinci Resolve 10. 

Tools 2 For Final Cut Pro X

DaVinci Resolve - Creative Looks - NEW!

In this 90 minute tutorial, Alexis Van Hurkman walks you through a wide variety of techniques he uses as a professional colorist to create stylized visual treatments. Designed for students with a basic understanding of DaVinci Resolve, this tutorial eschews a paint-by-numbers approach, instead providing an informal exploration of how to customize the types of looks frequently asked for by clients to create grades that are unique to the project at hand.

Tools for Final Cut Pro X

Tools is a set of 12 Final Cut Pro X plug-ins that allow you to quickly accomplish a number of effects and editorial tasks. Add split screens; use 8 or 16 point mattes; add adjustment layers to control the look of multiple clips; color balance using traditional color wheels; apply vintage and black and white effects; move images in 3D space and use our incredibly useful guides for aligning text and graphic elements on the screen. Ripple Tools: a versatile and powerful effects toolbox at your fingertips.