Final Cut Pro 6 - Components of a Basic FinalCutPro Editing System

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Components of a Basic Final Cut Pro Editing System

With a basic Final Cut Pro system, you can capture, edit, and output DV video. This
basic editing system requires the following components:

 Macintosh computer with Final Cut Pro installed: The core of your editing system
 Scratch disk: An internal hard disk with enough capacity and speed for capturing DV

media files

 DV camcorder or video deck (also called a VTR): For capturing footage and outputting

finished projects back to tape

 FireWire cable: Used to connect your computer to the DV camcorder