Choosing the Maximum White Sequence Setting

When you edit a graphics clip into a sequence, if the “Process maximum white as” pop-up menu in the Video Processing tab of the Sequence Settings window is set to White, the brightest white in that graphic will appear at 100 percent when viewed on the Waveform Monitor in Final Cut Pro. If your sequence is set to Super-White, the brightest white in that graphic will appear at 109 percent when viewed on the Final Cut Pro Waveform Monitor.

For the best visual quality, choose the maximum white sequence setting based on the category below that best describes your situation: