The UK Final Cut User Group, formed in 2003, will meet this week for the first time in 5 years.

Date: February 24, 2011

Location: The Frontline Club, 13 Norfolk Place, London W2 1Q (a few minutes walk from Paddington Station)

Time: doors open 6.30pm. show begins 7pm, finish 10.30pm

Entry: £5

The meeting has a jam-packed agenda, featuring Final Cut Pro tips and tricks, technology demonstrations, and plenty of opportunity for networking.

The theme of the evening is TOYS, so feel free to bring something to show off and talk about - it could be a camera, a tripod, or something rare and unusual.

6.30pm drinks and networking

7pm - Rick Young - Final Cut Pro Tips and Tricks. Dealing with a multitude of codecs and outputting to any format you want.

7.30pm AJA show off the Ki Pro Mini, Ki Pro and other products. Win an Io Express worth £800!!!

8pm Break

8.30pm Producer/Director David Dor - a journey into the realms of DSLRs... using the Panasonic Lumix GH cameras. What began as a small time solution has become a crusade!"

8.50pm Adobe presentation by filmmaker/trainer Maxim Jago: New workflows for Final Cut Pro with Adobe CS5 Production Premium

9.10pm Simon Walker, Master Trainer, Final Cut Studio - how to speed up your editing in Final Cut Pro, sharing tips not only about how to make your workflow more efficient, but also how to avoid having to use those evil keyframes!

9.30pm - Rick Young - USB 3 vs eSATA and Firewire

9.50pm Technology Talk: how big a deal is 4:2:2?

10.05pm - TOYS - for those who have brought something to show and talk about this is your opportunity to break out of your shell and reveal your hidden equipment gems to the world. It could be a camera, a tripod or something rare and unusual.

10.30pm Finish; drinks; networking until 11pm

For more info. and to register.