Apple Final Cut Pro X 10.3 for online instructors

Learn how to use Final Cut Pro X 10.3 (FCPX) to create awesome video content for your online course
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  • Lectures 21
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 11/2016 English

Course Description

I've created hundreds of hours of video content for some of Udemy's most popular instructors and now I'm going to share my course creation video secrets with you. It's no secret that I'm a huge fan of this software. It's incredibly fast and powerful and I believe it's the best software for course creators and online content producers. This course will get you up and running with Apple Final Cut Pro 10.3 straight away. This course will revolutionise the way you edit and create your content. I will show you everything you need to know to get started with Apple Final Cut Pro 10.3. As many teachers come from a PC background, the course will first take you through how to choose an Apple Mac for editing along with recommendations for extra equipment that will come in useful. You will be walked through downloading and installing the program from the Apple App Store before moving onto running the program for the first time and understanding the interface. Learn how to set-up your library, events and project before importing your first video clip/s. You will then learn how to make your first edits and create transitions and effects, how to add animated text to your video and how to work with green screen video along with tips on working with 3rd party plugins and effects. At the end of the course you will be able to utilise the powerful features to start building your own engaging video content.

What are the requirements?

  • A basic idea of video editing is useful but not compulsory

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand how to navigate around the FCPX interface and have the skills to create engaging online video course content using Final Cut Pro X

Who is the target audience?

  • Course creators and online video producers

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction

An introduction into Final Cut Pro 10.3


Final Cut Pro X 10.3  only res on mac so here I will take you through the options for purchasing a mac.


Information on buying a used mac.


How to choose a hard-drive for video editing with Final Cut Pro X 10.3


How to download and install Final Cut Pro X 10.3

Section 2: Getting started with Final Cut Pro X

An overview of the Final Cut Pro X 10.3 interface and how to get started with your first video clip.


How to create your first project in Final Cut Pro X 10.3.


Importing multiple clips into Final Cut Pro X 10.3.


Start putting your first clips into the project and learning how to select 'regions' of your clips to edit with

Section 3: Working with effects

Get an overview of working with transitions and my recommendations on some the best and most effective transitions for everyday use.


Learn how to add stylish lower thirds (name titles) into you video projects.


Learn how to add call out text and titles to your video projects.


Learn how to adjust colour levels and exposure to make all your footage look the nest to can be.

Zooming in & out on the timeline

Learn how to add a simple key to green screen footage to create transparent backgrounds.


Learn how to work with 3rd party plug-ins and effects to quickly and effectively add animation elements to your video.


A quick look at the Pixel Film Website.

Section 4: Working with sound

Learn how to choose audio channels and adjust audio levels.


Learn how to fix problems with background noise.


Learn how to turn podcast audio into engaging animated video.

Section 5: Exporting a finished project

In this final lesson you will learn how to export your finished project into a format for uploading to Udemy.

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Instructor Biography

Ian G Laurie, Online Video Production Expert

Entrepreneur, film producer and adventurer behind the viral hit film "Boris vs Ventoux" Lover of dogs, cars, motorbikes, cycling and the great outdoors. I’ve been shooting and editing video for the last 20 years. I’ve won awards for my films and created viral hits on youtube that have been viewed millions of times across the planet. I now spend my time helping brands and agencies cut through the ******* surrounding online video production. I offer consulting services on youtube channels and Facebook video. I run a full service production company - Snow digital Media and manage a number of video training websites and youtube channels.

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