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Some Basics for Using Final Cut Pro

What Is Final Cut Pro

Final Cut Pro is a non-linear video editing software which allows users to edit video and audio. This guide will help answer questions that may arise while using Final Cut Pro in the lab.

What's in this Guide

Create a New Project - How to create a new video project in Final Cut Pro

Import Video - How to import video footage from a camera, DVD, or VHS tape into FInal Cut Pro

Import Audio - How to import audio files into Final Cut Pro from other software applications on your computer

Edit - An introduction to the basic editing functions of Final Cut Pro, including transitions, titles, and subtitles

Export - How to export a final video project into a watchable format

Troubleshooting - What to do if FInal Cut Pro won't open, if you can't hear audio tracks, or if VHS footage won't import

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Winifred Fordham Metz
Media Resources Center,
Undergraduate Library
(919) 962-4099

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Greg Klaiber
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