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The industry’s top editors, motion graphics artists, and experts offer their best advice, how-tos, and insights—all in the name of helping you become a better editor and graphics artist.

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A free series of short, highly-focused video lessons that will guide you through the basics of using Final Cut Pro 10.3 using provided media, so you can quickly begin editing and delivering a short video project from start to finish.

Final Cut Pro 10.3 is full of new features, workflow improvements and editing enhancements wrapped in a redesigned interface that puts the focus on your content. In this free 8-lesson tutorial series, Steve & Mark showcase the features in Final Cut Pro 10.3 that will matter most to you as an editor.

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360 Resolutions in 4K & 8K

November 8th, 2017|2 Comments

Steve discusses why 360 videos do not look as good as flat videos even when shot on 4K 360 cameras.

Virtual Reality, 360 Video, and Head Mounted Displays in 8K

November 1st, 2017|1 Comment

Steve discusses the difference between VR and 360 video and how it relates to headsets. This 360 video was shot in 8K - so select this option if you have the bandwidth!

Video in Text Effect for DaVinci Resolve 14

October 26th, 2017|0 Comments

Spencer shows you how to create a video in text effect in DaVinci Resolve 14 that can be used as a transition.

Building Title Templates in Final Cut Pro X

October 26th, 2017|0 Comments

Steve shows you how to build title and graphics templates using Compound Clips in Final Cut Pro X.

Creating Stills from Video in Final Cut Pro X

October 17th, 2017|2 Comments

Mark shows you the best methods for creating freeze frames and still photos from video clips in Final Cut Pro X.

Stylized Frame Effect in DaVinci Resolve 14

October 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Create a simple stylized frame effect, that can easily be used to create a custom transition.

Dialogue Replacement in Final Cut Pro X

October 17th, 2017|1 Comment

In this episode, Steve will show you some great tricks for replacing an actor's dialogue with audio from a better take.

Recording Voiceover in DaVinci Resolve 14

October 17th, 2017|0 Comments

In this episode of Resolve in a Rush, Spencer shows you how to set up DaVinci Resolve's Fairlight page for recording Voiceover.

Using the Warper Plugin in DaVinci Resolve 14

October 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

In this episode of Resolve in a Rush, Spencer quickly demonstrates how to create and animate some creative facial warping using Resolve's Warper plugin.

Insta-FUN with the Insta360 ONE

October 3rd, 2017|5 Comments

Steve shows off the Insta360 One and shows you a few video production tricks we worked out here at the Ripple Ranch.

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