Making Short Films

 

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Agenda

This workshop provides tools and resources to make a short film by using Final Cut Pro. Attendees will create a full-featured movie with subtitles, background music, effects, etc. The making films workshop is divided into two part with agenda on the link below:

Workshop 1 (2/28/2018): at Digital Studio – 6pm 

By the end of this session, attendees will

  • Learn basic skills to make a short video
  • Learn how to edit color or effects of videos
  • Learn about music usage and copyright
  • Export different types of files

Link to download practice files: Download

Session Outline:

  1. Basic skills
  • Create new file with introduction and credits
  • Import library
  • Create a sequence of videos
  • Cut – Trim – Duplicate video
  1. Using effects and other utilities
  • Fx effects library
  • Customize effects by color/type
  • Adding subtitles
  1. Finding and using video sources
  • Introduce app to download YouTube
  • Music and copyright
  1. Exporting with different type
  • Export high resolution
  • Export with different types files

 

Here is the link to download the agenda (workshop 1):

February 28th, 2018:  Making film with Final cut Pro 1

 

Workshop 2 (3/7/2018): at Digital Studio – 6pm 

By the end of this session, attendees will

  • Learn tricks to produce high quality videos
  • Zoom effects
  • Fast and forward effects
  • Create clone effects

Link to download practice files: Download

Session Outline:

  1. Tricks
  • Lighting
  • A-roll and B-roll
  1. Zoom effects
  • Choose section want to zoom in/out
  • Edit transformation box
  • Zoom Box
  • Save effects
  1. Fast and forward effects
  • Editing the correcr video
  • How to compound it in the project
  1. Create clone effects
  • How to make videos
  • Use crop tool

Here is the link to download the agenda (workshop 2):

March 3rd, 2018: Making film with Final cut Pro 2