Apple Unveils Final Cut Pro 5.1.2 Update Details

At the IBC Trade Show in Amsterdam, Apple took the stage to unveil some exciting updates for Final Cut Pro (FCP), specifically the upcoming 5.1.2 version.

This new release is set to integrate Motion’s real-time plug-ins, which are also included with Motion, enhancing the video editing software’s capabilities significantly.

As reported by DigitMag, additional improvements are on the way:

  • Better support for Sony XDCAM formats

  • Inclusion of support for Panasonic P2 and HDV

  • An improved tool for importing P2 content

For more details, see the coverage on MacNN.


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