BEFORE & AFTER
Before & After is a great transitions tool that quickly creates a reveal transition between two clips. You can easily show off a before and after clip or simply use this for a creative way to bring in one clip after the other. It also comes with customizable presets so you can completely customize the transition’s animation.
BEFORE & AFTER BASIC USE
Before & After quickly and easily creates a reveal type of transition with a divider bar in-between. It can be used to creatively bring in one clip after another from left, right, top, and bottom.
In the inspection window, you can see that you have control over three parameters. Bar width, Bar color on and off, and the ability to color pick the bar color.
Before & After is located in the Transitions browser and it has 12 basic presets. Left to right, right to left, top to bottom, and bottom to top…and it has three different presets in each of these categories. It also comes with two customizable presets that allows you to customize the animation of the divider bar.
Before & After has both a horizontal and vertical transition that allows you to key frame and totally customize the animation of the reveal bar. You can even force it to create a build-in only or a build-out only animation.
EASY TO USE IN FCPX
Before & After was built completely from the ground up for FCPX. Please see our Tutorials for an in depth explanation on how to use Before & After.