… for Apple Final Cut Pro X
Tip #437: Secrets of the Skimmer
The skimmer has a hidden feature.
The Skimmer in Final Cut Pro X allows us to quickly review clips in the Browser. But, did you know it has a hidden feature that’s just a keystroke away? It does.
Type Control – Y.
This displays the skimmer info panel, displaying the name of the clip and the timecode location of the skimmer. This makes controlling the skimmer much more precise.