In a user story on FCP.co, the editors for ITV4's coverage of the Tour de France explained why they chose Final Cut Pro X for the job, as well as the boons and hurdles they met along the way.
Writes FCP.co, "A production of this scale and quick turnaround had never been tried before on FCPX. Four edit suites with new Mac Pros connected to a 70 TB Xsan. All producing a highlights show on air on ITV4 at 7pm every day for 21 days. And with the Tour starting in the UK in Yorkshire and our output also being live on ITV1 on Saturday and Sunday afternoon to millions of viewers, the pressure was certainly on."
Read the full story here.