Glamour Themes with Beacon in Final Cut Pro X
Beautiful 3D Environments
Beacon’s environment shots are stunning 3D slideshows. It comes with an animating background design that can be customized using a drop-down menu or color controls. Users can also opt to use a drop zone as the background in place of the animating shapes. To use, simply drag a desired base animation into the FCPX timeline. Then, change the movement of the camera, the style of the scene, apply media in the drop zones and change the text all using the inspector window.
Amazing Title Presets
Beacon features a title introduction, two keyframeless sidebars and two lower thirds that animate from left and right. Lower thirds are self-animating and can be used to introduce people, settings and more while the title introduction is a wonderful opener for any final cut project. Sidebars are great for both functions as they can be used effectively as openers and information.
Background Key & Overlay
Create scenes with extra style using Beacon’s background key and overlays. The self-animating background key is perfect as a backdrop for placing text and keyed images on top of. Set the tone of a video using animating backgrounds with a variety of customizable controls. Beacon’s stylizing overlay allows users to add subtle particle emissions and animating lens flares on top of videos as an adjustment layer so that users can create beautiful and cohesive scenes.
Beacon also comes packed with 4 beautiful and stylized glamour transitions. Use the flare transition to brighten the merging point between scenes and seamlessly translate from one scene to the next. 2 sparkling overlays allow users to wipe across and zoom in the next shot. Beacon also comes with a frame wipe that includes a stylized a frame and a drop zone that wipes across the screen.