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Transforming Video - Final Cut Pro X

Check out Bas Rutten's Liver Shot on MMA Surge: Whether you're looking at a clip in the Viewer or in the Timeline, you have the ability to manipulate these clips however you like. You can change how big they are, you can crop them and you can change their perspectives by tilting them and such. If you click on a clip in the Timeline, it will become highlighted with a yellow outline indicating that it's currently selected. Once a clip is selected, you can transform it by choosing any of the three buttons between the Viewer and the Timeline. * The button on the left will Apply the Transform effect to the selected clip * The center button will Apply the Crop effect to the selected clip * The button on the right will Apply the Distort effect to the selected clip If you Transform a clip, the video in the Viewer will have points surrounding it that you can click and drag to re-shape the video. You can also move the flat image around and rotate it if you want. If you Crop a clip, you can make it larger or smaller by clicking and dragging the points along the edges of the video.? If you Distort a clip, you can click on the points that surround the video and warp the image as you want it to appear. You can also arrange for these changes to occur over time by clicking the Keyframe button at the top left corner of the Viewer. Clicking this button will make Final Cut Pro X remember the changes you make to a clip as it plays. Read more by visiting our page at:
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