Leading third-party developers have created a wide variety of plug-ins, devices and content for use with Final Cut Pro X, Motion 5 and Compressor 4. Learn more
The Final Cut Pro X Transition White Paper includes information about the new features in Final Cut Pro X to help editors transition from previous versions of Final Cut Pro.
The ProRes White Paper includes in-depth information about Apple ProRes, one of the most popular codecs in professional video post-production.
The RED Workflows White Paper outlines various options for RED-based post-production workflows with Final Cut Pro X.
The Final Cut Pro X Xsan White Paper is designed to help you get the most out of working in an Xsan-based collaborative environment with Final Cut Pro X.
AppleCare Professional Video Support can help you keep your project running smoothly, whether you’re editing video, designing motion graphics or setting up encoding for final delivery.
Find up-to-date information about key topics as well as basic troubleshooting tips.
Participate in online forums for Final Cut Pro, Compressor and Motion hosted by Apple.
Books and Online Learning
Apple Pro Training Series and Apple Pro Video Series
Publishers and post-production experts help you learn more about Final Cut Pro X, Motion 5 and Compressor 4.
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Master Final Cut Pro X concepts, features and workflows with this unique and highly visual book series.
As the world of Final Cut Pro professionals continues to expand, the body of collective knowledge grows with it. Tap into a rich source of information sharing and collegial support by joining a user group, participating in a web forum or browsing a Final Cut Pro blog.
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Whether you’re new to Final Cut Pro or just looking to pick up some tips, you can get up to speed quickly by viewing online tutorials provided by leading video training developers.
PowerUp Training with Larry Jordan
Larry Jordan provides comprehensive training to video editors using Final Cut Pro. His unique style, techniques, methods and resources will increase your productivity and enhance your skills. Power up your learning of Final Cut Pro, new or old, with Apple Certified Trainer Larry Jordan’s free articles and videos. Learn more
Apple Pro Video Series:
Final Cut Pro X is the
video curriculum covering the workflows, tools and features of Final Cut Pro X. Learn from Apple master trainer and Ripple Training founder Steve Martin as he presents five hours of instruction designed for both new and experienced video editors. In addition, follow motion graphics expert Mark Spencer as he explains how to use Motion 5 to create custom titles, transitions and effects for Final Cut Pro X.
Final Cut Pro X Essential Training, a video-based tutorial series published by lynda.com, demonstrates why Final Cut Pro is the primary tool for professional video editors. Apple-certified instructor Abba Shapiro covers all the steps needed to get up and running, cut a story, mix audio and deliver a final project. Whether you’re brand new to Final Cut Pro or an experienced editor, this course will have you up and running quickly.
Final Cut Pro X tutorials by the Mac Training Specialists at macProVideo.com. Learn Final Cut Pro X from Apple Courseware Author Michael Wohl. Stream tutorials in your web browser or download HD videos to your Mac, iPad and iPhone. Get started with 44 minutes of free Final Cut Pro X First Look tutorials. Learn more
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