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Clay Asbury

Based in Atlanta, Georgia, Clay Asbury is an Adobe Certified Instructor for Premiere Pro and After Effects. He balances post production training with his own freelance videography/editing. Clay has been working in education and post production for 15 years. He started with Avid Media Composer and Media 100 in the 90's, before working with FCP from version 1 to version 7. He wrote the trimming chapter for the Larry Jordan book "Edit Well: Final Cut Studio Techniques form the Pros". His background is in photography, which he continues to explore, along with DSLR filmmaking.

October 14, 2013 Author:

You’ve seen the video in text effect before, but how do you create it in Premiere Pro or After Effects? It’s easier than you might think. In this video editing tutorial we’ll demonstrate two ways for playing video in text. Read More

Video In Text Effect in Premiere Pro and After Effects

  • August 29, 2013

    Audio Resources for Filmmakers

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    Don’t neglect audio in your video production and filmmaking projects! We’ve rounded up a few resources to keep your audio sounding great, from on-set through final deliverables. Read More

  • August 27, 2013

    VFX Effects for Video Editors: Hands on with Luca Visual FX

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    In this post, we dig into Luca’s Visual FX – an assortment of visual effects, transitions and filters for video editors. More than just a review of the effects, we’ll show you how to install and tweak them in your video editing projects! Read More

  • August 1, 2013

    Hands on with the CTRL + Console Video Editing iPad App

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    In this post we take the CTRL+Console video editing controller for a real world spin. See our thoughts on using this iPad based video editing controller in Premiere Pro and Final Cut Pro X projects. Read More