Just watched the FCP launch on someones iphone streaming!
4k, Multi format, auto stabilizing... Auto everything.
inbuilt grader, etc etc etc...
You never have to leave the room.
I'm sure all the details will flood through very very soon......
ok... here is a bullet point from the launch.
The name is Final Cut Pro X
Uses Open CLI and Grand Central Dispatch
Color fully managed with ColorSync
Resolution independent playback system up to 4K
Mix & match all content in timeline without transcoding
No rendering, it does it in the background using every available CPU cycle
Can plug into cameras and edit whilst ingesting
Non destructive color balance on ingest
Stabilisation on ingest
Audio cleanup on ingest
People and shot detection
Range based keywording - metadata attached to part of a clip
Smart collections - like smart folders
Clip connections, primary and secondary media locking together
Magnetic timeline -moves audio out of the way to avoid collisions.
Single keystroke nesting
Compound clips - collapse clips into a single clip
Inline precision editor - simplifies trimming of clips
Auditioning - sampling of different versions of edits
'Skimming' media previews when you move the cursor over
iMovie like filmstrip view
Timeline Index- an index of all the clips in the timeline
Sync clips with Plural Eyes style featue (Not Plural Eyes)
Automatic control of number of tracks - add and go when needed
Pitch corrected audio skimming
Waveforms show levels in realtime
Retiming in the timeline
One click to match color between clips
New advanced color correction
Improved keyframing, bezier paths and curve display in the timeline
Color & Soundtrack now in FCPX
Ships in June $299 on the App Store
I don't like the Imovie over tones.... yuk.