macProVideo Releases Final Cut Studio Director's Cut Tutorials announced the release of the Final Cut Studio Core Bundle on Wednesday in recognition of the NAB event. The bundle comprises 24 hours of tutorial videos, demonstrating how to fully integrate Final Cut Studio into a video editing workflow. The bundle is available at a reduced price until April 22.

This bundle includes tutorials on Final Cut Pro, Motion, Color, Soundtrack Pro, DVD Studio Pro, and Compressor. Of particular note, the tutorials are created by the Apple Courseware authors who write the Apple Pro Training Series books for most of these applications. This includes Martin Sitter and Michael Wohl, one of the original designers of Final Cut Pro, according to macProvideo.

The Compressor 101: Core Compressor 3 video is brand new and the Motion 101 video was added to the suite in the last two weeks.

macProVideo N.E.D. Viewer

The videos are viewed with macProVideois custom player, N.E.D., that allows the user to connect, pay for viewing, pause, search and play the tutorials.

If the videos were purchased separately, the total cost would be about US$240, macProvideo told TMO. Until April 22, the bundle is available for US$161 and the coupon codes are on the macProVideo Website.