AABJ Final Cut Pro Class

Ever wanted to learn how to edit? Not just for professional purposes but maybe you want to put together a cool birthday or anniversary reel?

Now is your time to learn FINAL CUT PRO.

With changing technology this is the perfect time to enhance your skills. Please join AABJ for an exclusive AABJ FINAL CUT PRO Workshop. Register now, spaces are filling up fast.

And, if you know of someone else who may be interested, please spread the word.

AABJ Final Cut Pro Editing Workshop

Where: Georgia State University When: Saturday, July 17th or Saturday, July 24th 3 hour sessions are available:

Morning 8:30am - 11:30am (8:00am check-in) Afternoon 1:30pm - 4:30pm (1:00pm check-in) Cost: AABJ & UNITY members* - $100 and Non-members - $150 ($5.00 admin fee added to total if paid online via PayPal)

*Unity members are members of the other minority journalist organizations: National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ); Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA); and Native American Journalists Association (NAJA).

Registration fee will be accepted on our website www.aabj.org via PayPal with $5.00 admin fee, or you can pay by cash or check to AABJ.


OR mail:

P.O. Box 54128
Atlanta, GA 30308

*** Taught by AABJ media industry professionals ***

Workshop Objective: Workshop is designed to introduce the primary features and abilities of Final Cut Pro. Attendees will learn to perform basic editing functions along with becoming familiar with the Final Cut Pro interface.

Prerequisites: Attendees must be comfortable with the general operations and navigation of a computer. The understanding of the Apple/Macintosh operating system is desired, however not required.

What you will learn: Set-Up; Logging and Capturing footage; Building and Finishing a Rough Cut Edit; Applying Transitions; Creating titles; and Common Mistakes.

Parking and Location Information: Georgia State University "G" Deck is free on weekends for anyone attending a GSU events. You must enter through the entrance with a parking attendant, which off Decatur Street. After parking you would walk out the exit at the corner of Decatur and Central and there will be Classroom South. Take the elevator to the 4th floor, turn left, and then turn right and room 403 is right there. Classroom South is located at the corner of Decatur and Central Ave.

All participants must be pre-registered. There will be NO on-site registration. No cancellations/No refunds after Saturday, July 3, 2010 Each session is limited to 18 participants, so register ASAP!  First come, First Serve.