Chapter 15. Managing Media

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Blind Date



This lesson takes approximately 45 minutes to complete.



Use the Make Offline command


Resolve offline files with the Reconnect Media command


Identify a clip’s media file using the Source column


Use Reveal in Finder to find a clip in the Finder


Consolidate media to move a project between computers


Trim a sequence to delete unneeded media

One of the most satisfying things about working in a nonlinear editing system such as Final Cut Pro is that you almost never have to think about the physical realities of film and tape. Inside Final Cut Pro, you can rename clips, reuse them, cut them up, and even combine and distort clips using special effects. ...

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