FCP X and Motion both allow you to animate stills using keyframes. Let's look at how similar the process is between the two applications. As we dive deeper into the chapter, we'll see the rich features Motion has to take your animations above and beyond FCP X's capabilities when it comes to animation.
720p, Frame Rate to
29.97, and Duration to
10seconds. Press Command + 1 to go to the File Browser and locate the
Chapter 4 – Exercisefolder on your computer. Open the
04_01subfolder and select the photo inside it. Choose Import. The photo should be in the middle of the Canvas, as shown in the following: