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Final Cut Pro X 10.4.1, Compressor 4.4.1, and Motion 5.4.1 Josh Centers No comments

Final Cut Pro X 10.4.1, Compressor 4.4.1, and Motion 5.4.1

Adds ProRes RAW support to Apple’s lineup of professional video editing apps and improves closed captioning capabilities. ($299.99/$49.99/$49.99 new, free updates)

Final Cut Pro X 10.4, Compressor 4.4, and Motion 5.4 Agen Schmitz No comments

Final Cut Pro X 10.4, Compressor 4.4, and Motion 5.4

Brings 360-degree VR video editing to Apple’s lineup of professional video editing apps, along with advanced color grading tools and support for HDR video. ($299.99/$49.99/$49.99 new, free updates)

iMovie 10.1.7 Agen Schmitz 6 comments

iMovie 10.1.7

Adds support for the new HEVC format and now requires macOS 10.12.2 Sierra or higher. (Free, 2.14 GB)

iMovie 10.1.6 Agen Schmitz 3 comments

iMovie 10.1.6

Improves stability when updating libraries created with earlier versions of iMovie. (Free new, free update, 2.15 GB)

Final Cut Pro X 10.3.3, Compressor 4.3.2, and Motion 5.3.2 Agen Schmitz 1 comment

Final Cut Pro X 10.3.3, Compressor 4.3.2, and Motion 5.3.2

Deals with DVD-related issues in Final Cut Pro X and Compressor. ($$299.99/$49.99/$49.99 new, free updates)

Final Cut Pro X 10.3.2, Compressor 4.3.1, and Motion 5.3.1 Agen Schmitz No comments

Final Cut Pro X 10.3.2, Compressor 4.3.1, and Motion 5.3.1

Improves performance when exporting H.264 files and changing frame rate. ($299.99/$49.99/$49.99 new, free updates)

Final Cut Pro X 10.3, Compressor 4.3, Motion 5.3 Agen Schmitz 1 comment

Final Cut Pro X 10.3, Compressor 4.3, Motion 5.3

Brings a redesigned dark interface to the three professional video editing apps, plus support for wide color workflows and the Touch Bar on new MacBook Pro models. ($299.99/$49.99/$49.99 new, free updates)

Final Cut Pro X 10.2.3, Motion 5.2.3, Compressor 4.2.2 Agen Schmitz No comments

Final Cut Pro X 10.2.3, Motion 5.2.3, Compressor 4.2.2

Maintenance updates for Apple’s professional video editing apps. ($299.99/$49.99/$49.99 new, free updates)

Final Cut Pro X 10.2.2, Compressor 4.2.1, Motion 5.2.2 Agen Schmitz No comments

Final Cut Pro X 10.2.2, Compressor 4.2.1, Motion 5.2.2

Maintenance updates for Apple’s professional video editing apps. ($299.99/$49.99/$49.99 new, free updates)

Final Cut Pro X 10.2, Compressor 4.2, Motion 5.2 Agen Schmitz No comments

Final Cut Pro X 10.2, Compressor 4.2, Motion 5.2

Adds capability to create animated 3D text in Final Cut Pro X and Motion, plus adds iTunes Store packaging capabilities to Compressor. ($299.99/$49.99/$49.99 new, free updates)

Final Cut Pro X 10.1.3 Agen Schmitz No comments

Final Cut Pro X 10.1.3

Improves the reliability of burning a Blu-ray disc or creating a Blu-ray disk image ($299.99 new, free update, 2.28 GB)

Final Cut Pro X 10.1.2, Compressor 4.1.2, Motion 5.1.1 Agen Schmitz 1 comment

Final Cut Pro X 10.1.2, Compressor 4.1.2, Motion 5.1.1

Adds support for Apple ProRes 4444 XQ codec to all three professional video editing apps, plus improves media storage capabilities for Final Cut Pro X. ($299.99/$49.99/$49.99 new, free updates)

Final Cut Pro X 10.0.8 Agen Schmitz 4 comments

Final Cut Pro X 10.0.8

Maintenance release with a short list of targeted fixes and improvements. ($299.99 new, free update, 1.64 GB)

Final Cut Pro X 10.0.1 Jeff Carlson 1 comment

Final Cut Pro X 10.0.1

Minor update brings major pro feature additions — such as XML interchange, selective stem export, and Xsan support — to Apple’s professional video editor. A trial version is also now available. (Free, $299.99 new)