Making Ken Burns Obey in FCP X
Steve Martin and Mark Spencer talk about the Ken Burns Effect to do a move on a still image in FCP X… and improve upon the effect.
MacBreak Studio: Episode 217 from The Pixel Corps
Using another NLE or host?
- Boris Continuum Unit: Perspective – The Boris Continuum Prespective Unit allows you to create smooth, professional Ken Burns-style animations with BCC Pan and Zoom or shatter your video into 3D shards with 3D Image Shatter effects. This Unit also provides many handy 3D shapes such as spheres or cylinders to manipulate your 2D images in a 3D space. You will find tools for all of your DVE tasks as well as page turns and fast mirroring of images. Works in After Effects, Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, FCP X, Motion and Sony Vegas.
- Boris Continuum includes the Perspective Unit above, plus a lot more.
- Stagetools Moving Picture – MovingPicture allows documentary and industrial filmmakers to pan and zoom on high resolution images (up to 8,000 by 8,000 pixels), ala “Ken Burns.”. For Avid, After Effects, Premiere Pro and Final Cut Pro 7.
- Noise Industries FxFactory Pan and Zoom (Free) by FxFactory – FREE! Create the photo animation style made popular by Ken Burns. Achieve stunning results without a single keyframe. Works in After Effects, Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, FCP X and Motion.
Posted by Michele Yamazaki