Motion Certification Course

Motion 5 Make every effect special
Motion 5
Make every effect special

An interface designed especially for editors. Smart templates for making changes on the fly during editing. And easy‑to‑use motion graphics tools for creating eye-catching titles, transitions, and effects. Motion is the perfect companion to Final Cut Pro.

Motion 5
Create brilliant titles, transitions, effects, and more with Motion 5, the motion graphics companion to Final Cut Pro X.

This three-day certification, hands-on course starts with motion graphics fundamentals and moves into compositing, animation, and the world of 3D.

Explore new intelligent templates to quickly and flexibly create high-quality effects, titles, transitions, and generators as well as create rigs to adjust related parameters with a single control.



Course Cost AU$ 990.00 (Early Bird $896.50) pp GST inclusive.
Course fee includes electronic Apple Pro Training Series book by Mark Spencer, Course materials, tea, coffee, Filtered water and biscuits are available throughout the day and lunch at one of our favourites spots around Circular Quay or Como Centre

Motion Certification 3 Day Course.
DATES SydneyBOOK NOW SydneyDATES MelbourneBOOK NOW Melbourne

What You Will Learn
• Creating Smart Motion Templates and publishing them to Final Cut Pro X.
• Creating parameter rigs to quickly adjust related parameters with a single control.
• Understanding behavior-based animation.
• Using keyframes to create animation.
• Creating content with Generators, shapes and paint strokes.
• Stabilizing and tracking media.
• Animating cameras and using advanced 3D features.

Course Outline
Day 1 

Getting Around in Motion 

Following a New Paradigm, Opening Motion, Importing Video, Setting a Play Range, Transforming and Duplicating a Clip, Adding Effects, Hiding and Showing the Project Pane, Stylizing with Filters, Framing with a Mask, Compositing with a Blend Mode, Adding Text, Animating with Text, Using Library Content, Arranging Layers, Using Function Keys, and Outputting Projects

Building a Composite 

Setting Up a Project, Creating a Background Using the Inspector, Using Photoshop Files, Compositing with Blend Modes and Filters, Editing in Motion, Making Overwrite Edits, Managing Timeline Tracks, Applying Masks and Using Clones and Importing Motion Projects

Creating Animation with Behaviors 

Adding Basic Motion Behaviors, Stacking Behaviors, Using Basic Motion Behaviors in 3D, Using Simulation Behaviors, Applying Parameter Behaviors, Cloning a Group and Combining Behaviors and Adding a Light

Animating with Keyframes
 
Recording Keyframes, Changing Keyframes Interpolation, Setting Keyframes Manually, Using Keyframes on Multiple Parameters, Working with Multiple Keyframe Curves and Animating Crop with Keyframes

Creating Content with Generators, Shapes and Paint Strokes

Drawing Shapes, Creating a Background with a Generator, Searching for Content, Modifying Animated Content, Masking with Images, Importing Vector Graphics, Working with Paint Strokes, Using Shape Behaviors and Using the Bezier Tool

Day 2 

Creating Text Effects 

Creating, Formatting and Styling Text Layers, Saving and Applying Text Style Presets, Duplicating, editing and Aligning Text Layers, Applying Text Behaviors, Using the Glyph Tool, Saving a Text Animation Favorite and Adding Motion Blur

Working with Particle Emitters and Replicators 

Using Emitters to Make Particle Systems, Adjusting Emitter and Cell Controls in the Inspector, Adding Cells, Using Emitters from the Library, Replicating Elements and Modifying Replicator Presets
 


Using Audio

Importing Audio, Setting Markers and Keyframes in the Audio Editor, Working with Audio and Video, Editing to the Beat and Animating with Audio

Speed Changes and Optical Flow 

Creating Constant Speed Changes, Using Frame Blending and Optical Flow, Creating Speed Ramps with Keyframes, Creating Speed Effects with Retiming Behaviors and Using Time Filters

Stabilizing, Tracking and Keying 

Tracking and Stabilizing a Shot, Keying Greenscreen Footage, Creating Garbage Masks, and Correcting Color for Seamless Compositing

Day 3 

Publishing Smart Templates for Final Cut Pro X 

Setting up the Final Cut Pro Project, Working with Effects Presets, Modifying Effects Presets,Creating Smart Motion Templates, Completing the Animation, Using Build In and Build Out Markers, and Publishing Parameters

Rigging and Publishing Widgets
 
Rigging a Checkbox Widget, Modifying, Testing and Publishing a Widget, Deconstructing a Transition Project, Rigging a Pop-up Widget, Using the Link Parameter Behavior, Creating a Final Cut Effect, Rigging the Slider Widget and Publishing Widgets and Parameters

Building a 3D Scene
 
Making 3D Transformations in the Canvas, Converting 2D Groups to 3D, Adding and Working with Cameras, Arranging and Modifying Groups and Layers in 3D Space and Mixing 2D and 3D Groups

Animating Cameras and Using Advanced 3D Features 

Animating a Camera with Behaviors, Using Advanced 3D Features, Working with Depth of Field, Turning on Reflections, Using Lights and Shadows and Exporting Advanced 3D Features

Prerequisites

Students should have the following prerequisite knowledge prior to attending the course:
• Knowledge of OS X and basic computer navigation
• Basic knowledge of editing and motion graphics terminology is highly recommended


Labspace

Genius delivering this course: Cedric Robertson – Apple Certified Trainer.

Get Certified

Demonstrate your knowledge by passing the Final Cut Pro X exam and earning Apple Certified Pro Final Cut Pro X certification.



Course Cost AU$ 990.00 (Early Bird $896.50) pp GST inclusive.
Course fee includes electronic Apple Pro Training Series book by Mark Spencer, Course materials, tea, coffee, Filtered water and biscuits are available throughout the day and lunch at one of our favourites spots around Circular Quay or Como Centre

Motion Certification 3 Day Course.
DATES SydneyBOOK NOW SydneyDATES MelbourneBOOK NOW Melbourne

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