RT Flyers is a set of Final Cut Pro X transition effects that allow you to graphically move your viewers through terrestrial space. Choose a 2D or 3D transition then add your own map to the built-in drop zones. Add points of interest with user-adjustable pins or drop zones. Adjust the camera to create the exact map framing you like. RT Flyers: the world’s first Final Cut Pro X effect that transports your audience from here to there in style. Click here to watch help movies. Software version: FCP 10.4.7 or later
How to Use RT Flyers
RT Flyers are animated 2D and 3D transitions that can easily be applied to your clip edit points. Use any photo or graphic for your map, then precisely adjust the start and end point locations using our unique Director’s View.
Use Your Own Maps
RT Flyers have built-in drop zones for quickly adding your own map or other geographic images. Add points of interest with user-adjustable pins or drop zones and adjust the camera to create the exact map framing you like.
Customize Your Map
There are a variety of options for customizing the look of your map graphics. Change the pin placement, scale, style and color. Add custom text for your starting and ending destinations, and even change the look of your maps with tints and blurs.
Add Animated Paths
RT Flyers allow you to add path animations from the starting location to the ending location. Choose different path types and shape the path trajectory using up to 5 on-screen controls.
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