Tickets: $125 USD*

*price will be adjusted based on attendee’s currency.

Please note, registration for cities will be announced on a rolling basis as venues are confirmed.

Los Angeles Overview - December 13, 2022

During this event, you will learn essential techniques in video editing, color correcting, and audio mixing using Final Cut Pro. Sessions and panel discussions are presented by Apple Certified instructors. 

The Apple product team and representatives will be onsite to present Apple Pro Video updates! This unique opportunity allows attendees to engage directly with the team behind their favorite video editing software, Final Cut Pro.

Doors open at 8:30 am.

Presentations will begin at 9:00 am and will run until 5:15 pm. 

Followed by a social mixer and expo night from 5:00–7:00 pm.

The FCP Summit World Tour Ticket Includes:

  • A full day of cutting-edge training 
  • Access to networking/expo night to interact with peers & local talent 
  • 1 complimentary certification prep course recording 
  • 1 complimentary certification exam voucher (value $149) 
  • FCP Global Summit Tour recording bundle post-event 
  • A post-tour Q&A Webinar with presenters 
  • A goodie-bag of industry giveaways
collage of event photos

Speakers in Los Angeles

Creative Partner of Ripple Training

Mark Spencer

Mark Spencer is a creative partner of Ripple Training, where he has trained thousands of people on production and post-production techniques through classes, workshops, YouTube videos, and online training products. He is also a bay-area based producer, editor, teacher and writer. 

Picture Editor

Josh Beal, ACE

Josh Beal, ACE, is a sought-after picture editor living and working in Los Angeles. He has worked on high-profile shows for Netflix, Amazon, HBO, and FX/Hulu among others.

Owner, Ripple Training

Steve Martin

Steve Martin is the creative force behind Ripple Training and has been using and teaching Final Cut Pro since 1999. Since Final Cut Pro’s introduction, he has introduced thousands of people to Final Cut Pro through his classes, workshops, YouTube videos and training products. He has consulted and/or trained for Apple, Adobe, Disney, Canon, Walmart and other companies. He is also a writer, producer and avid photographer.

Co-Founder & CEO,

Matt Cimaglia

Matt Cimaglia is the CEO and co-founder of Third Summit, whose flagship platform,, is an ecosystem for content creators that simplifies cloud-based workflows, asset management and remote collaboration. An expert in cutting-edge and Web3 technologies with more than two decades’ experience running an award-winning creative agency, Matt stakes his reputation on a relentless commitment to every project he takes on.

CEO of Audio Design Desk

Gabriel Cowan

Gabriel Cowan is the CEO of Audio Design Desk, which won 2022 NAB Product of the Year, CES Innovator and Fast Company’s “Next Big Thing In Tech” with its AI-assisted software suite that reinvents the process of creating audio for video. He is also a Sundance and International Fellow Program (IFP) member as well as an award winning filmmaker who has produced over 20 feature films, out of which more than a dozen have premiered at major festivals. As a musician, he is a multi-platinum recording artist who has played and recorded with Jackson Browne, Ry Cooder, Robbie Robertson, and the Tower Of Power. Gabe serves on the boards of Inside OutWriters, an organization that heals trauma through writing classes for kids in juvenile hall, and Common Sense Media, an organization with Eighty Five Million subscribers which promotes better digital citizenship for our children.

FCP Summit Program Manager, Director of Product Marketing, Continuum at Boris FX

Nick Harauz

Nick Harauz is a certified Apple trainer.

Nick has an uncanny ability to engage his students and create a level of relatedness that keeps them coming back for more. Since 2002, Nick has also worked with domestic and international brands, offering a wide variety of video production and motion graphic services. He has worked with clients such as Proctor & Gamble, Diageo, Virgin Mobile, Nando’s, Visa and Blackberry.

In 2013, Nick wrote his first book on Apple Motion 5, which is available on Amazon. He spoke at Adobe MAX in 2018 for Adobe and at the launch of CC 2014 in Toronto . Currently, Nick is writing a book in Photoshop for 2021. When he is not teaching, travelling, or creating video content, Nick can be found on his new e-bike.

George Edmondson

George Edmondson owns a video production company based in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and has been working with MotionVFX to create high-quality tutorials showcasing a wide array of plug-ins and templates. George built his entire company exclusively on Final Cut Pro and Motion and has many years of real-life experience with both applications. He also uses a variety of MotionVFX plug-ins for his work, including an Emmy Award-winning documentary, “Alabama: In The Making,” which used MVFX plug-ins: m02 and muppet.

Community Manager at Ecamm

Doc Rock

As the Community Manager at Ecamm Network, Doc Rock is a Creator on a serious mission to remove the friction of the creation process. His 4-decade career expands over several industries, including TV, Radio, Film, and Podcasting. Intently focused on making content creation accessible to all skill levels, audiences love Doc’s practical strategies they can apply personally and professionally.

Day Agenda - December 13, 2022

9:00am PT
The Final Cut Pro Insider: The Ultimate Tips and Tricks Show
Instructor: Steve Martin & Mark Spencer
10:30am PT
The Final Re-Write: Parallels between the Written and the Seen
Instructor: Josh Beal & Nick Harauz
Breakout Rooms
11:45am PT
Warp-Speed Color Correction in FCP
Instructor: Steve Martin
11:45am PT
Video Resume Review
Instructor: Nick Harauz
11:45am PT
Motion Graphic Hands On
Instructor: Mark Spencer
1:15pm PT
Audio Design Desk: Sound for Video, Solved
Instructor: Gabriel Cowan
1:15pm PT
Cloud Workflows
Instructor: Matt Cimaglia
2:00pm PT
What Can I do with Motion?
Instructor: Mark Spencer
2:00pm PT
A Session Presented by TSMA
TSMA Instructor
2:45pm PT
iPhone Workflows with Final Cut Pro
Instructor: Nick Harauz
2:45pm PT
The Ultimate Content Creation Workflow with FCP and Ecamm
Instructor: Doc Rock
3:30pm PT
Entertain or Die: Keeping Your Audience in Focus
Instructor: Steve Martin
3:30pm PT
Taking Lens Flares to the Next Level with MotionVFX
Intructor: George Edmondson
4:15pm PT
Building Your Career with Final Cut Pro
Panel moderated by Dan Svoboda with Michael Yanovich (ACE), Joel Viertel, and Nicki Sun
5:30pm PT
Mix and Mingle | Networking Night

Venue Location

Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City

555 Universal Hollywood Dr,
Universal City, CA 91608

Tickets $125.