They say “motion is captured in the camera” and this is especially true for slow motion.
This is a quick, dirty and unscientific look and the new Final Cut Pro X and Motion 5s retiming.
The clip is a 5 second shot that I knew would not slow down well despite being shot on a Canon 7D at 720p 60fps.
All the clips were retimed to 10%.
If you want to see what the Canon 7D at 60fps can do have a look at this vimeo.com sadly it uses a plugin in FCP which is not yet available for FCP X.
The Motion 5 frame blending settings were: