Chapter 8. Dynamic Effects

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This lesson takes approximately 120 minutes to complete.



Animate objects and parameters over time


Keyframe motion parameters in the Canvas


Keyframe motion and filters in the Viewer


Modify and manipulate keyframes in the Timeline


Save and reapply keyframed effects

The video medium is engaging because it moves. If you want your effects to be compelling, they need to be dynamic. When you want an object to move across the screen, or a title to appear or disappear over time, or if you want an effect to occur gradually, you need to instruct Final Cut Pro to make such changes.

The mechanism for these instructions is called animation, or ...

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