This is the new and revised edition based on the current Final Cut Pro X version 10.0.9 Final Cut Pro X - How it Works from the GEM series (Graphically Enhanced Manuals) explains Apple's new video editing software with rich illustrations that are t found in the official manual. The 118 pages letter size book helps you to understand new the concepts and workflows that are introduced in this major upgrade of Final Cut Pro. This book gets you up and running with this software. For the more advanced features and deeper discussion of the new concepts, check out the companion book Final Cut Pro X - The Details. - What are Graphically Enhanced Manuals (GEM)? They're a new type of manual with a visual approach that helps you UNDERSTAND a program, t just LEARN it. No need to read through 500 of pages of dry text explanations. Rich graphics and diagrams help you to get that aha effect and make it easy to comprehend difficult concepts. The Graphically Enhanced Manuals help you master a program much faster with a much deeper understanding of concepts, features and workflows in a very intuitive way that is easy to understand.
Born in Germany, Edgar Rothermich (www.DingDingMusic.com) studied music at the University of Arts in Berlin and graduated in 1989 with a Master's Degree in piano and sound engineering. He worked as a composer and music producer in Berlin and moved to Los Angeles in 1991 where he continued his work on numerous projects in the music and film industry ( The Celestine Prophecy, Outer Limits, Babylon 5, What the Bleep do we know, Fuel, Big Money Rustles ). For the past 20 years Edgar has had a successful musical partnership with electronic music pioneer and founding Tangerine Dream member Christopher Franke. Recently in addition to his collaboration with Christopher, Edgar has been working with other artists as well as on his own projects. In addition to composing music, Edgar Rothermich was writing technical manuals with a unique style, focusing on rich graphics and diagrams to explain concepts and functionality of software applications. In August 2011, he released his first commercial book Final Cut Pro X - How it Works under his popular GEM series (Graphically Enhanced Manuals), available as digital downloads and standard books More information at www.DingDingMusic.com/GEM