By the end of this course, you will have:

  • Foundation & Understanding

    Master the fundamental techniques of editing and establish a strong foundation. This ensures that every edit you make is deliberate and impactful.

  • Technical Proficiency

    Get really good at the technical parts of editing to work FASTER and SMARTER, to get to do more creative things. This makes your content stand out from others.

  • Aesthetic Development

    Develop a strong sense of style in editing to help you connect better with your viewers. It turns simple videos into stories that touch people's emotions.

Course curriculum*

*(Subject to change)

    1. Introduction and Course Overview

    2. Download Additional Content

    3. Interface Overview and Basics

    4. Master The Settings

    5. Personalizing the Workspace

    6. Get the Most Out Of The Browser

    1. Chapter 2 Overview

    2. The Magnetic Timeline

    3. The Power of The Timeline Index

    4. Transitions & Using the Precision Editor

    5. Range Selection, Blade and Zoom Tools

    6. Role-based editing

    7. Keyboard Shortcuts For Speed

    8. Copy & Paste The Final Cut Way

    9. Keyframing & The Animation Editor

    10. Frame Rates and Spatial Conforms on the Timeline

    1. Chapter 3 Overview

    2. Gap Clips, Placeholders and Generators

    3. Compound Clips and Secondary Storylines

    4. Advanced Trimming

    5. Advanced Use of Markers

    6. The Power of Auditions

    7. Multicam Editing

    8. Speed Ramps, Freeze Frame and Holds

    9. Transform, Crop, and Ken Burns Tools

    10. A-Roll vs B-Roll

    1. Chapter 4 Overview

    2. Role-Based Audio Editing & Mixing

    3. Audio Repair

    4. The Only 4 Audio Plugins you really need to know

    5. Mixing Dialogue, Sound Effects and Music

    6. Audio Effects and Third-Party Plugins

    7. Voiceover Recording and Editing

    8. Spatial Audio and Surround Sound

    9. Synchronizing External Audio

    10. Trimming Music To The Perfect Length

    1. Chapter 5 Overview

    2. Brief Introduction to Color Theory

    3. The Power of Color Tools

    4. Understanding and Using the Video Scopes

    5. Balance Color and Match Color

    6. Using LUTs (Look-Up Tables)

    7. Color Correcting LOG Footage And Fixing Skin Tones

    8. Advanced Color Grading Techniques

    9. SDR vs HDR Workflow

    10. Managing and Reviewing Grades

    1. Chapter 6 Overview

    2. Introduction to Effects

    3. Creating and Modifying 2D/3D Titles

    4. Tracking and Stabilization

    5. Green Screen and Chroma Keying

    6. Advanced Compositing Techniques

    7. Closed Captions

    8. Working with Graphics and Effects-Heavy Sequences

Final Cut Pro Masterclass

  • $197.00
  • 71 lessons
  • 10.5 hours of video content
  • Media Downloads
  • Lifetime Updates
  • Beginner & Intermediate Friendly

    We begin with the easy stuff and explain it all. We won't leave anything out or think you "already know." We're with you every step of the way.

    Or, If you have a basic understanding of Final Cut Pro and want to start working faster, creating better edits, nicer graphics, prettier color grades, and understand the editing process better, this is the course for you.

  • Discover "WHY" not just "How"

    It can be annoying to just copy a tutorial without knowing why you're doing something. Don't worry! Here, we'll make sure to explain the main reasons for each step.

  • Learn Pro Techniques

    Learn the best ways used by pros to set up, edit, add color, and finish using Final Cut Pro.


Fix it in camera. Finesse it in post.

Rafael Ludwig

Rafael Ludwig is a seasoned professional with two decades of experience in film and video production, specializing in post production, VFX and 2D/3D motion graphics. Throughout his extensive career, he's collaborated with influential figures like Gary V and Tony Robbins. Beyond that, he's crafted content for major brands, including Lexus, Mitchell & Ness, Toyota, GM, and Mad Microbe. His expertise is so recognized that he spent three years teaching Avid Levels 1 and 2 at the Toronto Film School. For those eager to dive deep into the world of editing, Rafael is the go-to expert.

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  • Includes Lifetime Updates

    If this course is updated for a new version of Final Cut Pro, you get the new content for FREE. That means little features, big features, and everything in between. This training GROWS with Final Cut Pro!

Master your craft. Elevate your story.