Chapter 5. Single-Sided Trimming
FCP4 Book Files > Lessons > Lesson 5 Project
Sahara folder; Titanic folder; Music folder
This lesson takes approximately 60 minutes to complete.
Trim one edit point of a clip
Trim an edit point by dragging
Trim clips in the V2 track
Trim using the Ripple tool
Extend an edit point
Divide a clip
Trim clips in the Viewer
Building a sequence is only the first step. Once you see how all the clips in the sequence fit together, you will want to refine some of your edit points. There are two ways to approach this. You can trim one edit point at a time, making a clip longer or shorter. This may affect the length of the sequence as a whole. Or you can trim two edit points at the same time, one compensating ...