March 18, 2009 in Multimedia (E)
[prMac.com] London, UK - Digital Heaven, one of the leading third party developers for Apple Pro Apps, today announced the publishing of 'Final Cut Pro Killer Secrets' by Martin Baker. This 122 page eBook is a collection of over 170 tips and time saving techniques for the Final Cut Pro editor. Written in a clear and accessible style, its 10 chapters cover a comprehensive range of subjects including capturing, importing, editing, effects, audio and exporting.
"Final Cut Pro has had a huge impact on the industry since its release 10 years ago. I believe one of the reasons it has become so popular is its wide appeal, from the beginner right up to the professional editor. Its strength lies in its simplicity but looks can be deceiving. The application contains a tremendous number of hidden features just waiting to be discovered and that's where 'Final Cut Pro Killer Secrets' comes in." - Martin Baker
The eBook will appeal to a broad audience and has something for everyone whether the user has been editing for five months or five years. Packed with useful reference material and keyboard shortcuts, it unlocks the potential of the application and helps the reader to work faster and more efficiently. The ability to search the PDF document enables fast access to information when it's needed, making it the ideal companion to Final Cut Pro.
About the Author
Martin Baker is the founder and managing director of Digital Heaven and has 13 years of experience as a broadcast editor. His extensive work with Final Cut Pro includes post production for the BBC and Channel 4. Martin is one of the leading innovative third party developers within the Final Cut Pro community and has been an Apple Certified Trainer since 2006.
Pricing and availability:
Final Cut Pro Killer Secrets is available for immediate purchase as a PDF eBook file from the Digital Heaven online store for $19.00 (USD). A free 17 page sample chapter can be downloaded from the Digital Heaven website.
Digital Heaven was founded in 2000 by ex-BBC Resources video editor Martin Baker. For six years the company provided broadcast post production facilities for clients such as the BBC, Channel Four and many independent production companies. After the success of their first software products, the company shifted its focus in 2005 to exclusively concentrate on software development. In total, 14 Final Cut Plug-ins and five other applications have been added to the product range. VideoSpace, a free widget for Mac OS X Tiger which calculates the disk space required for a given duration and codec setting was released in October 2005. Clocking up over 10,000 downloads in the first month of release, VideoSpace was featured as a Macworld 'Widget of the Week' and as a staff favourite on Apple's widget download page.