Improve your workflow with third-party products, detailed online tutorials and support from a thriving community of industry professionals.

Plug-ins, devices and content.

Learn more about the wide variety of plug-ins, content and devices that extend the power of Final Cut Pro.

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Ripple Training

Learn the fundamentals and discover advanced tips from the Final Cut Pro experts at Ripple Training.

What’s New in
Final Cut Pro 10.6.2

Explore the powerful new features in Final Cut Pro 10.6.2 with free tutorials led by Ripple Training’s Steve Martin and Mark Spencer.

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Final Cut Pro 10.6

What’s New in Motion 5.6

Mark Spencer provides an in-depth overview of the new features in Motion 5.6, including object tracking and the new Neon filter.

Learn more about What’s New in Motion 5.6

Learn FCP in Under 60 Minutes

Follow along with Ripple Training’s Steve Martin as you edit a video from start to finish using Final Cut Pro 10.6.

Learn more about Getting Started in Final Cut Pro

Motion Magic in Under 60 Minutes

Follow along with Mark Spencer as he shows you how to leverage Motion for creating and publishing effects and motion graphics for Final Cut Pro.

Learn more about Motion Magic in Under 60 Minutes

Final Cut Pro Core Training

A seven-hour foundational learning experience that will walk you through the process of editing, sound mixing, colour grading and delivering the videos you’ve always dreamt about.

Learn more about Core Training

In-Depth Training

Learn techniques for media management, audio editing, colour grading and more in this deep-dive series designed for pros.

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iJustine Teaches Final Cut Pro

Follow along with popular YouTuber iJustine, as she teaches you her complete workflow for creating and delivering videos using Final Cut Pro.

Learn more about iJustine Teaches Final Cut Pro

Video Encoding in Compressor 4.4

Master the process of video encoding. Learn how to create custom presets, use droplets to save time and leverage distributed processing with other Mac computers on your network.

Learn more about Video Encoding in Compressor 4.4

Advanced Motion Training

Learn advanced motion graphics techniques including working with particle emitters, replicators and cameras, as well as how to rig and publish your compositions to Final Cut Pro.

Learn more about Advanced Motion Training

Free Quick Tips for Final Cut Pro and Motion

Learn useful tips and tricks to make you faster and more proficient in Final Cut Pro and Motion.

Learn more about Free Quick Tips for Final Cut Pro and Motion

Mastering the Object Tracker

Get the most out of the ability of Final Cut Pro to track titles, logos, effects and more — in a wide variety of tracking scenarios.

Learn more about Mastering the Object Tracker

Animating with Behaviors in Motion

Learn how to quickly create stunning motion graphics using the unique and powerful Behaviors in Motion.

Learn more about Animating with Behaviors in Motion

Web Tutorials

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 from leading video training developers.

FCP from PremiumBeat

Visit The Beat blog for news, tips and tricks on Final Cut Pro. Then download Final Cut Pro Editor Kits to learn key Final Cut Pro techniques — such as 3D titles and speed effects — with accompanying tutorials and free PremiumBeat music and Shutterstock footage.

LinkedIn Learning

Final Cut Pro Essential Training is a video‑based tutorial series that covers all aspects of Final Cut Pro. Instructor Nick Harauz helps you get up and running, cut a story, mix audio and deliver a final project.

Hawaiki Motion Tutorials

Learn advanced visual effects and compositing techniques from Simon Ubsdell using Motion.

The Mac Training Specialists at bring you tutorials for Final Cut Pro and Motion. Stream them in your web browser or download HD videos to your Mac, iPad and iPhone. Get started with nearly an hour of free Final Cut Pro First Look tutorials.


Robin Kurz’s best-selling German-language Final Cut Pro training includes nearly 15 hours of instruction, starting with the basics and going all the way to project delivery. Learn tips and tricks designed for the beginner editor and experienced professional.

PowerUp Training

Larry Jordan provides comprehensive training to video editors covering Final Cut Pro, Motion and Compressor. His conversational style, in-depth techniques and extensive resources help media pros find work, improve their skills and keep clients happy.

Pixel Film Studios

David Austin leads you through over 200 easy‑to‑understand tutorials for Final Cut Pro — allowing editors to master the program at their own pace.

AV Ultra

Free high-quality and professional Motion 5 training from Stanislaw Robert Luberda. Learn the basics of animation using Behaviours and Keyframes, and go further with lessons covering rigging and publishing titles, effects and transitions in Final Cut Pro.

Tech Talk America

An interactive 12-part course on video production made specifically for small businesses and non-profits, presented by David A. Cox.

Learn more about Tech Talk America

White Papers

The ProRes White Paper and ProRes RAW White Paper include detailed technical and workflow information about the Apple ProRes codec. Visit the ProRes Authorised Products page to view Apple-certified ProRes products.

The Final Cut Pro Media Management White Paper describes how to manage media with libraries in Final Cut Pro.

The iTunes Store Package Quick Start Guide describes how to use Compressor to turn your movie into an iTunes Store package and use Apple-certified delivery partners to submit to the iTunes Store for sale.

Working with Wide Color Gamut and High Dynamic Range in Final Cut Pro offers a deeper look at High Dynamic Range (HDR) and wide colour workflows with Final Cut Pro, so you can get the most from your RAW and Log C footage.

The Audio Roles White Paper explains how to use the power and flexibility of roles for editing, audio adjustments and mixing.

The RED Workflows White Paper outlines various options for RED-based post-production workflows with Final Cut Pro.

The Final Cut Pro Shared & Remote Solutions White Paper published by describes best practices in shared and remote workflows for individuals and teams. It includes up‑to‑date information on third-party hardware and software for storage, collaboration, and review and approval.


Apple Support Pages

Find up-to-date information about key topics and basic troubleshooting tips for all three apps.

Final Cut Pro Support Page
Motion Support Page
Compressor Support Page

AppleCare Professional Support

AppleCare Professional Support offers IT department–level support for deploying and managing professional video workflows that include Final Cut Pro, Motion and Compressor.

Learn more about AppleCare Professional Support

Apple Support Communities

Participate in online forums for Final Cut Pro, Compressor and Motion hosted by Apple.

Final Cut Pro Support Communities
Motion Support Communities
Compressor Support Communities

Pro Video Formats

Pro Video Formats

The Pro Video Formats package 
is a free download available to all 
Mac users. It provides support for 
a range of video codecs used in professional video workflows.

Learn more about Pro Video Formats


Tap into a rich source of information sharing and support by visiting a Final Cut Pro blog, participating in a web forum or attending a user group in your area.



Curated blog of news and notes about the Final Cut Pro ecosystem.

The most comprehensive resource for Final Cut Pro news.


Workflow advice and events from Final Cut Pro experts.

Final Cut Pro news, articles, tutorials and reviews.


Read about collaborative video editing from the company behind the Jellyfish shared storage device.

The Beat

Discover the latest video editing tutorials and tips for Final Cut Pro delivered by the video experts at PremiumBeat.


Final Cut Pro Radio

Helpful tips, tricks and commentary on Final Cut Pro.

MacBreak Studio

Final Cut Pro veterans discuss video production on Mac computers.

Web Forums

Apple Support Communities

Forums for Apple applications, hosted by Apple.

Creative Cow

Forums for discussing Final Cut Pro tips and techniques. Forum

The forum companion to the comprehensive website.

Final Cut Pro Editors International

Facebook group for Final Cut Pro tips and discussions.


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Final Cut Pro on Facebook

Read posts about new products and plug‑ins related to Final Cut Pro.

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