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: The Right Tool for the Task? How Do You KNOW?
Once a thread passes 150 posts or so, you can assume that it's taken a turn or two, and this one sure has. From a casual query on the relative merits of Apple and Adobe's approach to integrating third-party interface elements in their NLEs, this thread has evolved to include screen layouts, keyboard shortcuts, business models, and careful consideration of why some applications -- including FCPX, Premiere Pro, Resolve, and Media Composer -- are especially well-suited to particular tasks. So what about you? Do some jobs have you reaching for specific tools every time? How does this work for you in practice?