PowerUP with Final Cut Studio: Pro Techniques presented by Larry Jordan

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Joined: Jan 7 2009

We’re running an event shortly and thought it might be of interest to your Usergroup members. Wonder if it’s something you could give a mention of and help promote.

We’re bringing over Larry Jordan to present PowerUP with Final Cut Studio: Pro Techniques in Glasgow (13/2/09) and London (20/2/09) just after he presents at the broadcast video expo.

Larry Jordan is a producer, director, editor, consultant and trainer with over 25 years video production and post-production experience. He is currently using his award-winning skills in training editors to use Final Cut Studio. He is the Executive Producer and Host of Creative Planet's Digital Production BuZZ, as well as the Creator and Editor-in-Chief of Edit Well, the Rich- Media Newsletter for Final Cut Studio. In addition to authoring three books on Final Cut Pro, Jordan has produced hundreds of hours of on-line training for Lynda.com on all the applications in Final Cut Studio.

A member of both the Directors Guild of America and the Producers Guild of America, he is a post-production consultant to Los Angeles broadcast and production studios. In addition to his broadcast credits, Jordan is recognized as one of the Top 100 Corporate Producers in America and is frequently a featured speaker at trade shows, industry events and user groups around the U.S.

About the event

This eight-hour seminar is designed for the experienced editor looking to expand their understanding of other applications within the Final Cut Suite. This all-day session covers audio, Photoshop integration with Final Cut Pro, and colour correction

This lecture will cover the following areas of discussion:


Round-tripping files from Final Cut to Soundtrack Pro
Understanding the Soundtrack Pro interface
Repairing poor audio
Mixing your projects
Adobe Photoshop in a Final Cut Pro workflow

Obtaining high-quality still frames from Final Cut Pro
Preparing still images in Photoshop for FCP
Creating traveling mattes
Retouching video in Photoshop
Understanding Color Correction in Final Cut Pro

Learning how to read video scopes
Improving gray scale images
A seven-step approach to automatic color correction
Manual color correction techniques
Color effects
* Ample time will be alloted for questions & answers

This is a classroom-style lecture, however students are welcome to bring a laptop for taking notes. Seminar content may be adjusted to accommodate audience questions and interests where necessary. Total time: 8 hours.

To find out more and register then visit http://www.academyclass.com/events/fcp.asp