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Video Control Board

Final Cut Pro X



You place keyframes at specific points in a clip to change parameter values at those points. To add a keyframe do the following

  • Select a clip in the timeline, press Control + V to open up the video animation editor

  • Control-click a clip in the timeline and choose Show Video Animation

  • Select the effect or effect parameter for which you want to add keyframes

  • Press Option + K to add the keyframe

Adjust keyframe

You can move keyframes left or right in the Video Animation editor


  • Select a keyframe in the Video Animation editor

  • Drag a keyframe left or right

Delete keyframes 

  • Select a keyframe in the Video Animation editor, then press Option-Shift-Delete

keyboard shortcuts

  • Option + K - Add a keyframe

  • Control + V - Video Animation editor

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