Chapter 2. Trimming Edits
Lesson Files > Lesson 02 > Trimming.fcp
This lesson takes approximately 120 minutes to complete.
Improve overall editing efficiency
Trim clips from the keyboard
Utilize the Trim Edit window
Use dynamic trimming
Utilize multitrack trimming
Perform asymmetrical trim edits
For many endeavors, the first 80 percent of the job takes only 20 percent of the time. That is to say, the last little bit of work—the finessing, refining, polishing, and so on—typically uses up a vast majority of the hours required to complete a project. Editing is a perfect example of this.
Roughing out a sequence or assembling the basic scene typically happens very quickly. In short order, you can watch your program ...