Final Cut Express

Video editing program from Apple. Similar layout to Final Cut HD.

If you need more help or have questions, please contact us or check out our HACQ (Helpful Answers to Common Questions) page.

Final Cut Express is only available on the Mac platform.

Final Cut Express is not available in all locations. It is currently available in these labs:

  • MacD211
  • MacA222

If Final Cut Express is not available in your current location, please use Final Cut Pro HD, Adobe Premiere or iMovie

For information on setting up availability in other locations, please contact us.

Apple Support Final Cut Express tutorials

pjnproductions Youtube channel Final Cut Tutorials playlist

Brown University Final Cut tutorial

Click on the titles below for more information.

Often there are other applications that work well with your software or do similar things and might be better suited to your task. Check out these related applications:

iMovie - entry level video editing

Apple's iMovie is a great option for simple editing or novice users. Learn more

MPEG Streamclip - clip capture, video conversion

A freeware program for taking small clips from a larger video and for converting video to other formats. Learn more

Audacity - sound editing

A great freeware program for editing audio. Learn more.

Adobe Premiere Pro - advanced video editing

Adobe's professional level program for advanced video editing. Learn more.

Final Cut Pro - advanced video editing

Apples's professional level program for advanced video editing. Very similar in layout to Final Cut Express but with more functionality. Learn more.