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Final Cut Pro

A professional digital video editor with support for DV and native HDV to fully uncompressed HD
Language: English
Ease of use: Not Rated
Latest Version: 10.4 (details)
OS Support: Mac OS
License: Commercial, $USD999.00
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The first choice for professional editors everywhere, Final Cut Pro 5 delivers powerful and precise editing tools that work with virtually any format, from DV and native HDV to fully uncompressed HD. With a real-time multistream effects architecture, multicam editing tools, advanced color correction and intuitive integration with other Apple professional video and audio applications, Final Cut Pro gives you more creative options and technical control than ever before.

Edit Anything:
With native support for virtually any video format all in one application, Final Cut Pro 5 lets you edit everything from DV and SD to to DVCPRO HD and uncompressed high-definition video. Work with new formats like native HDV (long-GOP MPEG-2) and 50-Mbps IMX.

Tapeless Workflow
Capture and output video frames accurately using professional decks, or go tapeless with built-in Panasonic P2 media support. View and browse P2 devices, then transfer the files you need directly into the Final Cut Pro 5 Browser.

Multicam Editing
Simultaneously view and cut from multiple sources in real time, thanks to new multicam editing for DV, SD and HD. Group up to 128 sources together into multi-clips, then add or subtract cameras at any time for maximum flexibility. Switch from shot to shot, with or without effects, and auto-assemble sequences based on time-of-day timecode.



Supported File Formats:

Input Files: DV, DVB
Output Files: AVI, DV, DVD, MPG

OS Compatibility:

Mac OS

Revision History:

Version 10.4
  • Release Date: Dec 17, 2017
  • What's New in Version 10.4
    360 VR editing
    • Import and edit 360° equirectangular video in a wide range of formats and frame sizes
    • Output 360° video to a connected VR headset*
    • Open the 360° viewer to simultaneously monitor headset and equirectangular views while editing
    • Option to track movement of a VR headset in the 360° viewer in Final Cut Pro
    • Add 360° effects including blurs, glows, and more
    • Share 360° video directly to YouTube, Facebook, and Vimeo
    • Use the 360° patch to instantly remove cameras and rigs from the scene
    • Use the Horizon overlay to easily change the orientation of 360° video right in the viewer
    • Edit 360° video into a non-360° project and animate the pan, tilt, and zoom
    • Place any graphic, still, or video into a 360° project, then reposition and resize to fit perfectly into the 360° scene
    • Support for monoscopic and stereoscopic 360° video

    Advanced color grading 
    • Dedicated color tab in the inspector provides one location for all color controls
    • Powerful new color wheels improve upon traditional wheels with integrated sliders to adjust hue, saturation, and brightness
    • Color curves enable ultra-fine adjustments using multiple control points to change color and contrast
    • Hue/saturation curves let you select a specific hue or brightness level to make adjustments while leaving other parts of the image unchanged
    • Use the eye dropper in the color and hue/saturation curves to quickly sample parts of an image for adjustment
    • Balance Color command includes an eye dropper for manual white balance
    • Apply custom LUTs from popular color grading apps and sites
    • Adjust color corrections over time with precise keyframe controls
    • Speed through color correction using new keyboard shortcuts for color adjustments and role-based timeline navigation
    • Color presets are now located in the effects browser for skimmable preview and fast search

    High Dynamic Range
    • Import, grade, and deliver High Dynamic Range (HDR) video as Rec. 2020 HLG or Rec. 2020 PQ for HDR10
    • Output video to third-party HDR monitors using third-party I/O devices
    • Built-in waveform monitor indicates HDR brightness levels up to 10,000 nits
    • HDR Tools effect lets you easily tone map HDR to Standard Dynamic Range (SDR) output as well as convert between PQ and HLG formats
    • Option to view HDR as raw values when working without an HDR monitor

    Additional features
    • Send your iMovie for iOS project directly to Final Cut Pro for advanced editing, audio work, and finishing
    • Import, playback, and editing of High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC, also known as H.265) video clips and High Efficiency Image Format (HEIF) photos from Apple devices**
    • Send to Compressor to export video projects in the HEVC format
    • Adjust audio using effects plug-ins from Logic Pro X with redesigned, resizable interfaces 
    • Support for Canon Cinema RAW Light format with additional software from Canon 
    • Faster Optical Flow analysis using Metal 2
    • Support for NFS-based libraries and media
    • XML 1.7 with support for new color grading controls, 360 VR effects, and HDR
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