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Caleb Ward

Caleb Ward is the Online Marketing Coordinator at Premiumbeat.com. Caleb spent his early career as a filmmaker and motion graphic designer in the Dallas-Ft.Worth area.

Caleb uses his experience in production and marketing to add a practical and insightful view to the Premium Beat blog. He was formally educated at the University of North Texas in Radio, Television, and Film. In addition to working with PremiumBeat, Caleb owns a Dallas based photography and video production company. In his free time you will find Caleb hanging out with his wife, volunteering and discovering new things.

June 18, 2014 Author:

Don’t pay for muzzle flash effects! Learn how to create realistic muzzle flashes in this FCPX video series. Read More

Final Cut Pro X Video Tutorial: Muzzle Flashes

  • June 12, 2014

    Product Announcement: Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000, 4K Under $900

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    Panasonic just announced their latest camera. With 4K video and a sub-$1000 price tag the FZ1000 might be a great entry level camera. Read More

  • June 11, 2014

    Final Cut Pro X Video Tutorial: Keyboard Shortcuts

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    Cut your editing time in half with keyboard shortcuts. This video tutorial provides a ton of insight for working with shortcuts in Final Cut Pro X. Read More

  • June 11, 2014

    Top 10 Practical Movie Effects of All Time

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    Practical effects can look better than their CGI counterparts and they don’t require extensive computer knowledge. In the following article we countdown the top 10 practical effects of movie history. Read More