Color Grading with ProExtreme in Final Cut Pro X
Take Extreme Measures
Whether you are taking your audience to the mouth of a volcano or the backroom of a nightclub, ProExtreme from Pixel Film Studios can set the mood and create the visual style of your film with intense, overdriven colors.
100 Extreme Color Presets
The color grades are not the only thing that’s extreme about this collection. With 100 presets to choose from, ProExtreme provides the ultimate library of color grading plugins for Final Cut Pro X. You can simply mouse over the ProExtreme presets in the FCPX effects browser to preview them on your footage in real time.
Bold Style, Aggressive Color
ProExtreme is not for the faint of heart. Inspired by the color tones of many contemporary dramas and action films, the ProExtreme collection can push your color grades to the limit with aggressive color tones and bold styles.
Only for Final Cut Pro X
Pixel Film Studios professionally created these extreme color grades to work directly with FCPX. ProExtreme can help you stylize your next Final Cut Pro X project in the click of a button. Simply drag and drop one of the color grade presets on to your clip, adjust the color strength slider, and prepare to get extreme.
How do I Install ProExtreme in Final Cut Pro X?
Learn how to Install a Pixel Film Studios effect plugin package.
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ProExtreme Tutorial for Final Cut Pro X
Learn how to create and customize your own original extreme color grade with the ProExtreme Lesson.
STEP 1 - Preparing the Timeline
Let’s begin by selecting our footage from the FCPX media library. Then Locate ProExtreme in the FCPX Effects library. Scan through the ProExtreme presets and choose a style that works best for your project. For this example we will be using the ProExtreme 31 preset. Click and drag the effect directly on top of your footage. Select your media and go to the Inspector Window.
STEP 2 - Effect Controls
Start by adjusting the Effect Amount slider. This slider controls the amount of the effect preset chosen. For For Example moving the slider to the right will make the effect more noticeable. While moving it to the left will make it less noticeable.
ProExtreme Frequently Asked Question
Where do I find ProExtreme?
Once the installation is complete, you can find ProExtreme in the FCPX effects library.
How do I apply ProExtreme to a clip?
First select the clip you wish to effect in the timeline.
Then scrub your cursor over the PROEXTREME presets in the FCPX effects library to preview them in real time.
How do I customize the look of ProExtreme?
Once you have applied ProExtreme to a clip…
Select the clip in the timeline.
You will see a new set of parameters in the FCPX Inspector.
Use these parameters to control the look of the ProExtreme effect.
How do I copy ProExtreme settings?
You can copy ProExtreme settings from one clip to another.
Select the effected clip in the timeline and press Cmd+Opt+C
Then select the second clip and press Cmd+Opt+V
I am getting a Red Screen with a Yellow Exclamation Point, how is this fixed?
This usually occurs due to either an Installation error, or its just that your FCPX version is out of date. You can upgrade, its simple and usually free in the Apple App Store. If your operating system is out of date, that may need to be updated first, in order to update the other relying software.
What Version of FCPX does this require?
You will need to make sure your version of the software is updated to at least version 10.2.1, and this may require an OS update, which should be available for free in the App Store.