The latest video editing and post production tips, tricks and tutorials. Applications covered include Final Cut Pro X, Premiere Pro, After Effects, Smoke and Cinema 4D.
Increasingly, video editors are color grading on laptops and desktops instead of utilizing accurate, calibrated displays. Here’s how to make this reality work for you.
Although many software platforms have the capability to edit and color RAW media natively, sometimes Photoshop might be the best tool for the job.
Directing a music video is a great way to get some exposure and make a name for yourself. Just be sure to avoid these three common cliches.
Let’s take a behind-the-scenes look at Vader and Luke’s Cloud City duel from The Empire Strikes Back.
Recreate the groundbreaking Star Wars practical effects with this fun collection of tools and tutorials.
There are multiple ways to smooth out and stabilize motion in After Effects. Here are the three most important techniques to know.
Let’s take a detailed, step-by-step look at what went into creating one of the most riveting scenes in recent film history: the alien attack that launches the War of the Worlds.
Learn how to duplicate yourself with this easy cloning effect. You’ll be beside yourself with joy!
Give your hands a break and speed up your After Effects workflow! Let your hardware do the work for you with programmable keys!
This rarely used feature in FCPX will help significantly reduce your editing time on projects with heavy amounts of b-roll.
The creative process can be an absolute grind when trying to develop a film or video project. Let these production videos stoke your creative fires!
We interviewed pro colorist Alexis Van Hurkman and asked him to share how an aspiring colorist can tap into the competitive world of color grading.