Once you understand the 3D title workflow, you’ll learn how to add custom materials to your title, adding realistic finishes and surface textures that will make your 3D titles come to life.
Create 3D Titles with Substance
Choosing a lighting style & reflection map is a big part of selling your 3D title as an object that lives in the real world, and you’ll learn what combination of light, environment and material will produce the most convincing results.
Masking Your Effects
Masks are an important tool for limiting effects and color corrections to specific areas of the frame. We’ll show you how apply both a Shape mask and a Color mask and how to combine them to achieve just the look you’re after.
3D Titles & Masks in Final Cut Pro X is a tutorial for anyone wishing to quickly learn 3D Text and Masks in Final Cut Pro X. This tutorial assumes basic familiarity with Final Cut Pro X’s editing interface; working with Libraries and Events and how to construct a basic edit in the Project Timeline. Users who are new to Final Cut Pro X should purchase Final Cut Pro X Core Training before working through this tutorial.
Software Version: Final Cut Pro 10.2 and greater
Run Time: 1 hour 17 minutes
Project Media: Full project media files with before and after edits are included with this tutorial so you can work through the project, and then compare your work to the finished project. This tutorial also includes an eBook of the entire training in .pdf format.
Steve Martin is the creative force behind Ripple Training and has been using and teaching Final Cut Pro since 1999. Since Final Cut Pro's introduction, he has introduced thousands of people to Final Cut Pro through his classes, workshops and training products. He has consulted and/or trained for Apple, Adobe, Disney, Canon, Walmart and other companies. He is also a writer, producer and avid photographer.Full Bio
Created for the Final Cut Pro X editor who wants to add professional motion graphics and visual effects to his or her video projects, but doesn’t have the time to learn Apple’s Motion from the ground up.