Video editing, video production and color grading tutorials. Software covered includes Adobe After Effects, Premiere Pro, Apple Final Cut Pro X and Maxon Cinema 4D.
Give your black and white video footage more punch by customizing the monochrome with the channel mixer. In this quick tutorial we give the After Effects channel mixer a spin and see what effect is has on our sample shots.
We share the recipe for creating a highly stylized vintage look in SpeedGrade. Experiment with the settings to get a custom look of your own!
In this post we explore options for roundtripping from Final Cut Pro X to Logic Pro X for a comprehensive post production workflow. Good tips for any FCPX video editor!
In this post we experiment with creating vignettes in After Effects! See how combining matted solids with blending modes can add focus and depth to your video image.
Archive your projects securely and on the cheap. This archiving solution will show you how to create multiple backups for less dough.
In this post we demystify Smoke’s Read File node. Learn how and when to use it in your Smoke video editing projects.
Pick up some sound mixing tips from the pros! In this post, we share examples of pro sound mixes and how you can apply these techniques to your own audio editing work.
If you’re in a pinch this technique for achieving smooth tracking shots with only a monopod or tripod should do the trick!
Creating a Ken Burns effect in Final Cut Pro X is simple! Using the built-in Ken Burns effect you can automate keyframes, applying quick animations to your photos and video clips.
Make your color grades easily modifiable by grading in layers in your video editing app. With a grade layer you only need to adjust one filter, instead of each clip individually!
Get effective color grading results by using a subtractive color corrector, instead of the additive color correction filter that comes with your video editing software. In this post we share the benefits of subtractive color correction and how to use it in your video editing projects!
Working with footage with difficult color casts? Follow these tips to quickly correct bad white balance and color casts in your video projects!