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Final Cut Pro X 101 - Absolute Beginner's Guide.
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How do you swap the order of two clips?
Start dragging, then hold Option before you release.
Hold Option before you start dragging.
Just drag one clip earlier or later.
Why are the Q, W E, D shortcuts important?
Because there are no buttons.
Because if you push the button instead, you can't use the Skimmer.
What is a cutaway generally used for?
Show people's expressions
Create end user excitement about your video
Created to hide edits
How do you trim a clip on one side of a transition?
Drag in the middle.
Drag the handles at the upper left or right.
Drag the lower left or right edges.
Do you have to create multiple files for online sharing?
Yes, at least 1080p and 720p.
Yes, at least 480p and 4K.
No, just one, the sharing services do the rest.
Where is media stored?
In an Event, inside a Library.
In a Library inside an Event.
In a Project on your hard drive.
The area at the top left of the interface is called the:
What are the two ways to view your media?
Thumbnail and Filmstrip.
Small and Big.
List and Filmstrip.
Filmstrip and Metadata.
What three keys let you move around media quickly?
U, I and O.
J, K and L.
1, 2 and 3.
How do you adjust the brightness of a shot?
Dragging pucks in the Exposure pane.
Dragging pucks in the Color pane.
Dragging pucks in the Saturation pane.
What's the shortcut to make audio quieter?
How do you make a clip bigger or smaller?
Adjust the Distort controls.
Adjust the Scale controls.
What is the red line called that follows the mouse pointer in the timeline?
Where do you gather and organise your media?
How do you connect one clip above another?
Drag it there.
Hold Command as you drag.
Hold Option as you drag.
Where are the Noise Removal controls located?
In the Audio tab of the Inspector.
In the Timeline on each clip.
Is audio copied into your Library when it's used?
No, the original audio file has to be accessible.
Placing a clip on top of other clips in the timeline allows you to create a...
Complete video edit
Why should you create a ProRes file?
It's in fashion.
It's higher quality and easier to edit.
Can you import video from an iPhone into FCP X?
Yes, but only through drag and drop.
Yes, in the Import window.
No, only photos.
Can you drag and drop video from any camera?
Yes, from any camera.
No, only cameras that create standalone video files.
How do you view only your Favorite clips?
Delete all other clips.
Choose Favorites from the Clip Filtering menu.
Can every parameter be changed with on-screen controls?
Not usually - use the Inspector.
What does the Timeline pane show?
Every project you've ever started
All of your library clips
A single project at a time.
A map to the coffee shop
The purpose of the viewer is to...
Stretch your timeline
Provide a place to edit your movie
Give you insight into your library
Allow you to see your video as you're working on it.
Final Cut Pro X 101
Absolute Beginner's Guide
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