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UAS/Drones Video Editing and Production (Final Cut Pro X)

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This 6-week course provides video professionals with the comprehensive skills they need to import, edit, and encode video projects using Final Cut Pro X.  The course will also cover pre-production areas such as determining client needs, shot lists and storyboarding, and obtaining licenses, permits, and waivers prior to filming. Through instructor led demonstrations and exercises you will learn how to edit video, add video effects and titles and export your finished video. 

Topics Include:

• Determining the client’s needs
• Preparing for the video shoot
• Setting up different shots/UAS techniques
• File Management
• Importing media into Final Cut Pro
• Audio and sound effects
• Manipulating Audio (Volume, Fade in, Fade out, Effects)
• Manipulating video (Coloring, exposure, saturation)
• Exporting final product

Course Outcomes:

By the end of this course you should be able to:
• Edit video, audio, and other media content proficiently
• Add video effects, transitions, and titles to enhance your video
• Complete a short promotional video

Who Should Attend:

UAS/Drone Pilots, aspiring video artists, filmmakers and graphic artists looking to gain an understanding of Final Cut Pro.

Class Details

5 Sessions
Weekly - Tue


Willis Reese 



Please read:  This class will be held VIRTUALLY (using Zoom) during the regularly scheduled days/time due to SPC campus closures as a result on COVID-19. After you register, please keep an eye on your e-mail for Zoom class links to join each virtual session sent by your instructor. If/when campuses reopen, the class will potentially shift back to the classroom.

Class Price: 


Registration Closes On
Tuesday, April 28, 2020 @ 6:00 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
4/28/2020 - 5/26/2020 Weekly - Tue 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Clearwater, EpiCenter  Map, Room: EP-ET1306 Willis Reese