July 3, 2012
This is the week to celebrate our independence here in the United States. Yes– Freedom. The act of Being-Free!
So, we’ve gathered but a few of the many, many free items scattered about the world and the internet to share with you all this week. Some may be old, some new. Some will work with good ‘ol Final Cut Pro 7. And some with it’s newer child, FCPX. All in all, it’s an entire week of FREEDOM, no matter where you are in this creative world!
Yesterday, we featured freebies by FilmImpact.net. Today, we send you a number of cool FREE effects for Final Cut by Alex4D. Be sure to view the rest of his wonderful wordpress site for other FCP freebies and effects…
24 June, 2012
There is a version of Aged Film in Final Cut Pro X, but the version available in Motion has more controls. I’ve used that as the basis of Aged Film a4d: Here are some two examples of different looks using the effect: Here are the controls: Frame Slip: Sets the vertical position of the frame [...]
31 May, 2012
There is a version of Bad TV in Final Cut Pro X, but the version available in Motion has more controls. I’ve produced Bad TV a4d: Here are some examples of different looks using the effect: Here are the controls: Waviness: Sets the maximum horizontal distortion. Roll: The vertical position of the clip. Color Synch: [...]
29 May, 2012
As Prometheus is coming out this week I thought I would make a title effect that recreates the computer interaction scenes from the 1979 film Alien: Here’s what it looks like in action: Here are the controls: Font: If you have the Centrum Light font installed, the effect will use it by default, otherwise it will [...]
27 March, 2012
Here are some more effects based on those available in Motion 5. Black Hole Your clip is dragged to a single point. 1. Default settings 2. Different control point, Amount: 700 Bulge Your clip is pushed to or from a point. 1. Default settings 2. Scale: 1.5 3. Scale: -0.5 4. Scale: -2.0 Amount: 800 [...]
22 March, 2012
Following on from the blurs collection, here are some more Motion effects published for use in Final Cut Pro X – this time it’s the colour modification effects. Seeing as it takes a while to document some of these effects, this post will show the controls for each effect and provide download instructions. In the [...]