How to use Unscreen with Final Cut Pro?

Combine the power of Unscreen's video background removal with the extensive editing suite of Final Cut Pro.


  1. Upload your video to Unscreen. Optionally, choose a new background (otherwise the result will be exported with a transparent background).
  2. Click Download → Single Frames and extract the ZIP file to a directory on your computer.
  3. In Apple Final Cut Pro, in your preferences/settings change the default still frame duration to 1 frame.
  4. Import all of your still image files.
  5. Create a new project and drag all of your still images into the timeline.
  6. Select All so that every image in the timeline is selected.
  7. Right click and select Make Compound Clip.
  8. Use your new compound clip as a video file in any regular project.

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