Apple updates Final Cut Pro

Apple has updated Final Cut and Logic Studio, issuing its Pro Applications Update 2010-02.

The update offers improved versions of Final Cut Pro 7, Motion 4, Color 1.5, Compressor 3.5 and Qmaster 3.5, but most changes affect Final Cut Pro.

  • Real time compatibility with Sony XDCAM HD422
  • Log and Transfer compatibility with Sony NXCAM SD.
  • Control-G not closing the correct gap in the Timeline under the playhead.
  • Closed captioning data is now preserved when outputting to AJA Io HD with Print to Tape/Video.
  • Performance issue when importing AVCHD with LPCM audio.
  • AVCHD thumbnail images in SD are now the correct 4:3 aspect ratio.
  • XML export now retains the carriage return when working with text and third party applications.
  • Several memory fragmentation issues have been resolved.
  • Localised versions of Final Cut Pro now recognise HDV devices that use the 1080i60/1080i50 FireWire Basic Easy Setups.
  • Log and Transfer supports ingesting more than one format recorded to the same SD card.

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