Browser Pane Stuff & Junk

I am having to teach new editors while on the job these days. I’m not traveling the country non-stop doing consulting and trainings, I’m running a small, local TV station, which is growing quickly. One thing we have to work out is the general workflow we all follow. A big part of that is structuring our Libraries in a standardized fashion. This way one editor can start a project, someone else can jump in to help, and there’s no confusion. A big part of teaching this is making everyone understand what all the stuff and junk is in the Browser. In this blog post I’ll help clarify that for anyone else who’s starting off in FCPX and would find this information helpful. And I’m gonna keep this as fairly brief as I can.
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FCPX Smart Collection

Organizing media in FCPX is really easy and very powerful, not to mention flexible. Part of these tools are Smart Collections, which I use extensively in every production, be it an hour show, or a 10 second TOH. In this blog post I’ll give some tips about Smart Collections to help you understand what they are and just how flexible they can be.
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