Final Cut Pro X: Organize the Timeline with Roles [v]

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[This is an excerpt from a recent on-line video webinar: “Using Roles in Apple Final Cut Pro X” which is available as a download in our store, or as part of our Video Training Library.]


Roles are a very powerful, but little understood, feature in Apple Final Cut Pro X. They can help organize clips in the Browser or Timeline, control captions in multiple languages, clean up the Timeline and simplify audio mixes. Plus, the latest version of Final Cut (10.4) added even more flexibility to this feature.

In this week’s session, join Larry Jordan as he illustrates what Roles are, how they work and how to use them in your projects. This session includes using Roles to:

Roles can simplify even highly-complex projects – and this week’s session shows you how to put them to work.

In this short video excerpt, Larry shows how to organize clips in the Timeline using Roles.

Apple Final Cut Pro X: Use Roles in the Timeline

TRT: 9:20 — MPEG-4 HD movie

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