Texture Pack 1

This is the first in a series of Texture Packs that I have in the works.  These are some textures that I took while on vacation. The textures include Sand/Clouds/Ocean Waters. They do a pretty cool job being used as a background or an overlay on top of some footage. 

 

 

FCPX Generator: Color Gradients

So here I have created some Gradient Generators. I took a look online and I found a few that were meant to be used as effects and not as generators. This is great because it avoids having to have another layer (connected clip) on your timeline but sometimes you just want a Gradient as a background. So here are 2 different Generators one is a 2-Color Gradient Generator that can be either liner or radial. The second is a 3-color Gradient Generator that can also be liner or radial.

2-Color Gradient

  • Has on screen controls for Start and End Points
  • Custom Color picker for both Start and End Point Colors (unlike the built in one)
  • Start and End Points can be Keyframed
  • Type of Gradient: Linear or Radial

3-Color Gradient

  • Has on screen Controls for Start and End Points
  • Custom Color Picker for all 3 colors
  • 2nd Color location slider (where on the line is the 2nd color located)
  • Start and End Points can be Keyframed
  • 2nd Color Location can be Keyframed
  • Type of Gradient: Linear or

 

FCPX Generator: Gel

This generator is called  Gel , it can be very useful as a matte fill for text, or even as a lower third. I would love for anyone who uses it share a screen shot or a video link in the comments below. Below are a few screenshots of what Gel can look like. Let me know what you think.
 

Gel For FCPX

  • Has on screen controls to change Gel Origin
  • Custom Color Controls
  • Has presets for Blood, Green Ooze and Orange Stuff
  • Great for Text Fills