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FFMPEG: How can I convert modern camera footage to QuickTime DV/HDV format supported by Final Cut Pro 6?

I want to take footage from modern video cameras (1080p @ 60fps MPEG-4 AVC + AAC/LPCM audio) and convert them, preferably with ffmpeg, to a legacy interlaced QuickTime DV or HDV file that can be used ...
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Is there anyway to run Final Cut studio 3 on High Sierra?

i have tried to modify the info.plist inside final cut studio app so that it can start under HS and i succeeded . After that it request prokit frameworks , which i have manged to get and installed in /...
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Final Cut Pro: export multiple files

I'm checking the documentation but I can't find a solution. I have imported multiple media (12 .mov files) and I want to export them as h264/mp4. I can do that one by one but I was looking for a way ...
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Does Final Cut Pro have an expiration date after purchasing?

I have been trying to Google about this but have not been able to find an answer. Hopefully there is someone that can tell me if Final Cut Pro has any expiration date after purchasing?
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How can I play old Final Cut Pro .mov files? (VLC only plays the audio.)

A few years ago, I exported some .mov files from Final Cut Pro on my old Mac Pro. I am positive that I made them self-contained files, so they didn't need to reference the original footage. I backed ...
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Final Cut Pro X - make multiple movies from a single project

I need to make 4 very similar movies. They share a lot of footage and audio. Is there a way to do this in a single Final Cut Pro project? Right now I just duplicate the library I want, give it a ...
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Can I calculate how much RAM video editing will use?

Is there any way to calculate RAM usage for the following: 1080p @ 60 FPS: (1920 x 1080)px x 60 FPS x 3 bytes/px / (1024^2) = 356 MB/s I will be using 70 GB raw video, on Final Cut.
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Final cut auto split on black frames

i'm new to Final Cut Pro X. I'm wondering if there's a function that automatically splits a clip into pieces every time there's a black scene. It's quite common to cover the camera after each scene. ...
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How do I import an hd movie into FCPX and export it with same file size and quality of the original?

So I imported an HD movie file into FCPX of one of my favorite movies. The file size was approximately 1.5 GB. I wanted to edit it to remove certain scenes, only trimming the entire 155 minute film to ...
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How to export video with best quality at smallest file size in Final Cut Pro X?

I have two clips of mp4 video. Each clip is 150 MB. I want to combine the two clip into one, which will make a 300 MB file, logically. I use Final Cut Pro X to achieve this. The result is an ...
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How do I use an internal SSD as a scratch disk for FCP X?

I'm contemplating setting up my MacBook Air as a video editing machine. If I do this, I'll upgrade to a 256 GB SSD, and I should be able to keep around 100 GB or more free for video editing. The ...
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Custom project-path in Final Cut Pro X

I've got the latest Final Cut Pro X and would like to have my video-projects at a custom location. How can I pull this off? I couldn't find anything in the settings.
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exporting clip in Final Cut Pro X or related video editing software on Mac

I'm using Final Cut Pro X to edit a 1 hour long video. I made individual clips from it in Final Cut Pro X and I want to save just these clips, some of which are only 5 mins long. How can I do this? ...
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Convert from Canon T2i or T3i Using Log and Transfer

I've been trying to read through this mess of a forum at https://vimeo.com/forums/topic:26416 but I cannot figure out how to use the Log and Transfer window for the Canon T2i. Compressor works to ...
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How do I add leader titles and tails to a large batch of videos with Final Cut Pro?

I have around 250 videos, all in the same pixel size. I've been asked to add a leader (with title and date) and a tail with copyright information. The title and date changes depending on the video, ...
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Windows or Linux equivalent to Final Cut Pro? [closed]

I can't believe someone hasn't asked this already... What are the Windows or Linux equivalents of Final Cut Pro? Via Google I found some sites discussing this, and several mentioned Adobe Premiere ...
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De-interlace video from Panasonic HDC-TM700 to remove flicker-lines

I wondered if anyone knew how to get the best result from de-interlacing the .mts video files from the Panasonic HDC-TM700 camcorder. I think my video has to much flickering The camera is bought in ...
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final cut express: import you tube video

what is the safest and "virus free" way to import you tube video in final cut express? Is there a way to save "you tube video" as a local file and reuse it in final cut express?
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Final Cut Pro: Multi-Multiclips?

I have several videos in the Browser that I can make a multiclip out of with no problems. Then I thought that it would be great to: Take a camera angle, shrink it, lay it on top of another one and use ...
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What's mac software is available to create videos like the squareup.com intro video?

This is a somewhat famous video now: https://squareup.com/intro What mac software is available to easily create these effects? Could it be done with iMovie or do you need something like FinalCut?