The FCPX Doctor is In! Join Us at PCA September 14 for a Free FCPX Consultation 4 – 8 pm

Are you having trouble editing your video on Final Cut Pro X?

Do you have questions on how to use the many specific features in FCPX?

Have you placed your video project on hold because you’ve encountered problems in editing?

Have you taken the Final Cut class previously, but still haven’t gotten your project started?


Then sign up for a free consultation with Petaluma Community Access’s guest instructor, Dan Villalva, who will be holding office hours here at PCA on Thursday, September 14 from 4 pm until 8 pm. Call to make an appointment and reserve a 45 minute block to have Dan Help you work through your project issues. This free offer is open to current PCA members who have already taken the FCPX class or who already have a video project underway.

Time and space are limited, so call 707-773-3190 or email today to reserve your free consultation time. 

September 14, 2017

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7:00 – 7:45 pm


Do you need more depth than 45 minutes with Dan will allow?

Sign up for the Final Cut Pro X Workshop with our guest instructor and FCPX expert, Dan Villalva on Saturday, September 23 from 9 am – 4 pm. It’s a steal at just $60 for PCA members, $100 for non-members. Class size is extremely limited and this workshop will fill up, so make your reservation soon by calling 707-773-3190 or emailing For more information about this workshop, click here

Intro to Final Cut Pro X with Dan Villalva, Saturday, September 23, 9 am – 4 pm

The next edition of PCA’s popular Introduction to Final Cut Pro X class with Dan Villalva, will take place on Saturday, September 23, 2017 from 9 am – 4 pm at the PCA studio, 205 Keller St, Suite 102, Petaluma.

Guest instructor Dan Villalva brings a wealth of post-production experience to PCA. A longtime friend of public access media and expert in video post-production, Dan is the former Executive Director of the Community Media Center of Santa Rosa, with decades of film and editing experience he enjoys sharing.

Whether you are just getting started with video editing, or are an experienced user ready to switch over to X, this could be the hands-on learning opportunity for you. This course in video post-production will give you the foundation you need to be off and running with video editing in no time at all.

Registration for this course is open to PCA members for just $60. The non-member fee is $100.

Now would be an opportune moment to join PCA. For just $1.44 per week (an annual fee of $75, with discounted membership fee of $50 for students, seniors and lower-income folks) you can have access to all that PCA has to offer – audio & video equipment and training, workshops, classes & other events, editing software training, an air-conditioned lounge, a broadcast radio studio, and more – plus you would be providing vital support for southern Sonoma County’s public access, media literacy center, right here in the heart of Petaluma. Recently we’ve added KPCA-LP, Sonoma County’s newest community radio station to our roster of ongoing projects, opening up a world of opportunities for programmers in radio. Learn more about KPCA-LP at the website.

Membership fees will rise early in the new year, so renew early or join today! Space for this course is limited, so call PCA today at (707) 773-3190 or email to register. 

What: Final Cut Pro X Workshop with Dan Villalva

When: Saturday, September 23, 2017  9 am – 4 pm (with a one-hour lunch break)

Where: PCA Studio, 205 Keller St, Ste. 102 (downstairs), Petaluma

Cost: $60 for PCA members. $100 for non-members