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The Secret Power of FCPX Roles And A Trackless Future

FCPX’s audio and video roles provide a powerful and flexible method for managing, processing, and manipulating media. They even provide a version of tracks.

A Quick Way to Make Any Music Track Fit Your Video

One of the hardest things for new video editors is cutting music to fit your video. Here’s a fast and easy method to make any song fit your video.

The Pros and Cons of Cutting a Film in DaVinci Resolve

A lot has been written about the powerful NLE features of Blackmagic Design’s DaVinci Resolve 14. But what is it like using it on an actual production?

Use This Technique From Reality TV to Heighten Drama In Your Edit

A veteran editor of reality TV shares tips for how to create dramatic moments in unscripted productions. Great advice for doc and reality TV editors alike.

How The Magnetic Timeline Keeps You Focused on The Story

Final Cut Pro X’s Magnetic Timeline helps you focus on story in a way no other NLE does. In the process, making you edit faster and more efficiently.

Prepping Horizontal, Square and Vertical Video for Social Media

As video ads on social media grow in use, it becomes more important for editors to know how to deliver videos in horizontal, square and vertical formats.

Speed up Your Edit with Stringouts and Keyboard Maestro

Stringouts are a common way to review multiple takes in a TV production. Here’s an in-depth look at using keyboard shortcuts to speed up the process.

If You Gave Up on FCP X, It’s Time For a Second Look

When FCP X launched 6 years ago, many professionals gave up on the NLE. If you were one of them, now more than ever you should reconsider that decision.

4 Tricks to Speed Up Exports in Premiere Pro [Video]

An in-depth video showing four great tricks for speeding up exports from Premiere Pro using Smart Rendering. Cut export time from minutes to seconds.

4 Editing Insights from Laughter, Love, and Loneliness

Real life situations can help improve your editing skills. Take note next time you’re with friends or on a date, and imagine how you might edit your life.

HBO’s The Defiant Ones and the Trend of Editor As Writer

We speak to the editors of HBO’s documentary series “The Defiant Ones” on how the process of editing a documentary can earn you a writing credit.

5 Essential Strategies to Cut the Fat and Tighten Your Edit

The editorial team gets input from post production experts on how to aggressively cut your film or video to better serve the story.