Learning the Interface: The Browser: All Media files, Audio/Video/Images. The Viewer: Pre-Editor-Multi Use, Canvas: What the Viewer sees/Final Output, Timeline: Graphical Representation of time, Playhead, Tool Palette: Various Editing Tools, Audio Meters: Volume of Sound. Activating Windows, Closing Windows, Resizing Windows, Moving Windows
Different Ways of Using Final Cut: Pull down Menus vs. Keyboard Shortcuts vs. Button Editing, Control Clicking, Bump and Drag. Find your own way!
Organizing the Browser – Stretch out Browser, Creating Bins-Audio, Video, Images, Sequences. Bin Viewing Options – List vs. View
Customizing Coloring Tabs
Lecture Slides are screen-captured images of important points in the lecture. Students can download and print out these lecture slide images to do practice problems as well as take notes while watching the lecture.
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