Nov. 7, 2016




I am delighted to announce that my latest training - Final Cut Pro X: Workflow and Editing (v10.3) - was released at 10:05 PM Sunday night.

Totally revised and updated with all new movies - 137 of 'em - covers all the new and existing features of the software, with an emphasis on workflow, media management and editing. However, I added a chapter covering the most popular visual effects, until I have time to update and record my FCP X: Effects title.

NOTE: If you have already ordered your copy, go to my store, click the My Account button in the top right corner of our website, log in, then click the Orders text on the left. At this point, you'll be able to see and download the five ZIP files. Formal email announcements will go out mid-morning today. Expect our server to be slow, these files are big!

Creating this training was an intense labor of love and I want to thank the three editors who helped me get this project done so quickly: Trevor Horton, Michael Escobedo and Aaron Zuber. Without their help, this would have taken another two weeks to get done.

One of the things I wanted to do this time around was to rearrange my training to consolidate sections and tighten things up. I keep discovering better ways to teach some of these subjects, so I took the opportunity to incorporate that into this training.

Our pre-release special price of $49 ends this morning at 10 AM. So, if you are thinking about buying this title, act now!

Because I was so totally focused on getting my video training completed, I haven't had any time to write articles. I'll have new material next week.

Oh! That reminds me. I delayed editing last week's webinar until I could get my training completed. Now that my training is done, I'll have last week's webinar posted to the store and Video Training Library in the next couple of days. I'm taking a break from webinars this week, we'll resume a week from Wednesday.

In the meantime, edit well.

P.S. I'm starting to plan the next update to my Final Cut Pro X: Effects training. Let me know if there's a subject you'd like me to cover. Thanks!
 
 
This Week On The Buzz!

This week, The Buzz looked at special effects and special projects with:

   * Jim Tierney
   * Greg Fornero
   * Laura Blum
   * Lewis McGregor
   * Sean Devereaux
   * James DeRuvo

Jim talked about his latest new product: Sharpen Samurai, Greg talked about creating DCP packages for theatrical release, Lewis explained how he creates practical visual effects in his kitchen with a RED camera and a fish tank, Laura looked at DOC NYC, and Sean Devereax talked about the importance of invisible visual effects.
Listen or read each full episode here.

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New Features in Final Cut Pro X
This session was a barn-burner with  almost 500 people tuning in to watch.

While the session was great, I delayed getting it posted while I finished my in-depth FCP X 10.3 video training.

Now that my in-depth movies are done and released, I'll get this webinar added to our store in the next couple of days.

Visit our store mid-week to get your copy of "New Features in Final Cut Pro X."  This title is designed for existing FCP X 10.2 editors who want a focused look on what's new.
 
Larry's Taking The Week Off
It was a pretty hectic week last week.

So, I'm taking a couple days off.

Webinars will resume next week and I'll let you know in next week's newsletter what we are covering.

Webinars are always free - and, if you want to see what we've covered, we have more than 200 titles for you to choose from in our Video Training Library - including our BRAND-NEW FCP X 10.3 training.

Filled with in-depth demos and lots of cool tips. The best way to see all of them is to become a member of our Video Training Library. Join today!
 
» NEW! Apple Releases Final Cut Pro X 10.3 ( First Look)
» Here is a detailed first look at the major new features in the software.

» Explaining Wide Color in Final Cut Pro X (Tutorial)
» An overview of color spaces, what they are and how they are implemented.

» FCP X 10.3: Understanding Roles and Lanes (Tutorial)
       » An illustrated tutorial on the new Roles and Lanes organizational features. 
 
» NEW! Apple Releases FCP X 10.3.

» EQ: Warm a Voice, Improve Diction

» Premiere Pro: Boost & Smooth Audio Levels

» FCP X: Understand Roles and Lanes

» View tutorials here

» FCP X: Workflow & Editing (v. 10.3)

» 205: 3rd-Party Tools for Final Cut Pro X

» 203: How to Make Up-Res Video Look Better

» 206: Tips, Tricks and Techniques for FCP X

» View all webinars here

» Greg Fornero: New DCP Service for Filmmakers

» Jim Tierney: Sharpen Images Better

» Lewis McGregor: Create VFX in Your Kitchen

» Sean Devereaux: Bring Invisible Effects to Life

» View all interviews here
 
 
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