Compressor

Nov 2018 Upgrade Highlights

Final Cut Pro X, Motion 5 and Compressor 4 all got nice upgrades on November 15, 2018. Although this was a minor update according to the version numbers (a second decimal increment only), the few additional features are very nice. I’ll cover the highlights here of what I will use the most, with links to full release notes and user manual pages.
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High Sierra For Apple Pro App Users



Should You Upgrade? (updated for newly released pro app versions)
Updated 9:43pm, 12/14/17 CST

High Sierra brings huge improvements and growth for the pro apps!

There’s a lot at stake here, and this is not an upgrade to be taken lightly do to the new APFS file system. In this blog post I will attempt to cover the basics and give resources to read before upgrading.

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Apple Pro Video Apps Updated

April 2017 sees a pre-NAB Show update to Apple’s pro video apps, and iMovie. This blog post gives you a list of what is new, fixed, and a few screen shots. Read More…

Pro Apps Eduction Bundle - The Full Story…

So as of the day of this writing Apple announced a new educational pricing scheme that has been long overdue. If you’re a professional educator, or oversee the purchase and instillation of software, this scheme is a huge improvement over what we’ve had until now. Read More…

FCPX 10.3 Quick And Dirty Update Guide

The latest update to Final Cut Pro X (FCPX) shows that Apple is very committed to developing a cutting edge, state of the art pro app for video, broadcast and film editing. In this blog post I’ll cover the updated and new features. Read More…

NAB Show 2016 - What's New For FCPX Users

NAB Show 2016 & FCP Exchange
What's New For FCPX Users

I attended NAB Show 2016, mostly at the FCP Exchange event. FCP Exchange was two days of seminars and presentations showing FCPX workflows in professional motion picture films and broadcast workflows, along with a few new product release announcements and demonstrations.
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