O'Reilly logo

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

High Definition Survival Guide

Video Description

This is the ultimate primer for Final Cut Pro editors working in High Definition! Host Noah Kadner takes a field trip to Abel Cine Tech in Hollywood to test-drive a wide cross-section of HD cameras including models from Sony, Panasonic, JVC and Canon. He then returns to the edit suite to work with the HD footage from each camera in post-production.Cameras explored in this veritable HD buffet include: Panasonic HPX-500 and 2000, Sony PDW-F350 and HVR-V1U, JVC HD-250U, Canon XL-H1 and more.Noah has answered thousands of FCP-related questions during his years spent as a forum leader in message boards like 2-pop.com, CreativeCOW, and DVXuser.com. He’s also spent years as an Apple Certified Pro instructor in Final Cut Studio and as a systems integrator and private consultant for 24p HD production and editing in Hollywood. Now he brings you all of that knowledge and experience in this course.Armed with this training video, Final Cut Pro 7 editors will be able to collaborate with producers and cinematographers working in many different high definition formats. Learn the right settings for the cameras and FCP and complete all of your HD projects quickly and painlessly! Here are just few things that are covered in High Definition Survival Guide Panasonic P2 Sony XDCAM HD HDV in 1080i and 720p JVC ProHD 24p Panasonic AVCIntra DVCPROHD HD to SD course Down-conversion Export to Apple Color Export for Web Export for Film and much more.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction 00:28:22
  2. Panasonic P2 Cameras 00:24:35
  3. Sony V1U/HDV 1:18:04