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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.

August 27, 2013 Author:

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

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

  • July 2, 2013

    New Features and Enhancements in Premiere Pro Creative Cloud

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    Are you using Adobe Premiere Pro Creative Cloud? In this post, we check out 10 new subtle Premiere Pro features that will improve your video editing work! Read More

  • June 19, 2013

    Creative Cloud for Video Editors: Learning Resources

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    Adobe has launched the new Creative Cloud and we’ve rounded up a few resources to get you started. Good info for new and existing Adobe video editors and creative pros. Read More

  • June 13, 2013

    16 Post Production Sites You Should Be Reading

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    If you’re working as a editor, or simply interested in post production, we’ve rounded up the best websites to improve your skills and keep you up to date with the latest industry news. Bookmark these great video editing sites! Read More