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Self-adjusting Title Backgrounds in Final Cut Pro X

Self-adjusting Title Backgrounds in Final Cut Pro X

This week on MacBreak Studio, we have a special guest visiting from the U.K.: Alex Gollner, AKA “Alex4D”. Alex has been a generous contributor to the Final…

Cloud Review/Collaboration with Frame.io

This week on MacBreak Studio, Steve Martin from Ripple Training hosts returning guest Sam Mestman. In this episode, Sam demonstrates the new Frame.io collaboration/review platform and its tight…

3D Text Fly-Through in Final Cut Pro X

This week on MacBreak Studio, I show Steve Martin from Ripple Training how to do a 3D text tracking & fly-through in Final Cut Pro X. Tracking an object…

The Effects Processing Pipeline in Final Cut Pro X

The Effects Processing Pipeline in Final Cut Pro X

This week on MacBreak Studio,  Steve Martin from Ripple Training explains how color correction works now that it is an effect in Final Cut Pro 10.2. Some folks…

Creating Fonts for 3D in FCP X and Motion with Glyphter

Creating Fonts for 3D in FCP X and Motion with Glyphter

This week on MacBreak Studio, I show Steve Martin from Ripple Training how you can create 3D objects out of your own vector artwork. The new 3D text features in…

Saving Transform Presets in FCP X

Saving Transform Presets in FCP X

This week on MacBreak Studio, Steve Martin from Ripple Training shows us how we can save our carefully crafted keyframe animations in Final Cut Pro X for later reuse. Many…

Animating Environments for 3D Titles

Animating Environments for 3D Titles

This week on MacBreak Studio, Steve Martin from Ripple Training shows us a great tip for creating an animated light effect on 3D text in Final Cut Pro X. One…

3D Title Animation Tips for Final Cut Pro X

3D Title Animation Tips for Final Cut Pro X

This week on MacBreak Studio, I show Steve Martin from Ripple Training some tips for working with 3D text in Final Cut Pro X. The primary focus of this episode…

Punching Up a Shot in Final Cut Pro X

Punching Up a Shot in Final Cut Pro X

In this week’s Final Cut Pro X Under 5, we look at a quick color grade of a shot that includes both primary and secondary color correction using…

New Audio Features in Final Cut Pro 10.2

New Audio Features in Final Cut Pro 10.2

This week on MacBreak Studio, Steve Martin from Ripple Training reviews a couple of new audio commands that were added to the 10.2 update of Final Cut Pro a…

3D Logos in Motion

3D Logos in Motion

This week on MacBreak Studio, I show Steve Martin from Ripple Training how anyone can turn a flat logo into a 3D object in Motion or Final Cut Pro X…

3D Symbols in Motion

3D Symbols in Motion

This week on MacBreak Studio, I show Steve Martin from Ripple Training how to have some real fun in Motion by creating 3D symbols. The new 3D text engine in…

Understand 3D Materials in Final Cut Pro X

Understand 3D Materials in Final Cut Pro X

After a brief hiatus, Steve and myself are back on MacBreak Studio. This week, Steve dives into the new 3D text feature in the 10.2 update to Final Cut…

Final Cut Pro X New Features

Final Cut Pro X New Features

Last week during NAB, Apple rolled out new versions of Final Cut Pro X, Motion, and Compressor. In the above episode of MacBreak Studio, Steve Martin and I go over…