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.
Animating characters in After Effects is easier than you might think! In this tutorial you’ll learn how to easily create character animations using a layered Photoshop file and the After Effects puppet tool.
Are you having issues with your video editing apps and OSX Mavericks? Adobe Creative Cloud giving you error or simply won’t open? In this post we share some tips for upgrade to Mavericks depending on the apps your using and their current support for this new OSX.
Blackmagic has released Resolve V10 – a free upgrade for DaVinci users. Check out the new features that will add tons of value for any pro colorist or video editor.
Powerful metadata is one feature that makes Final Cut Pro X powerful. In this post, we share a few videos and training tutorials to show you how to get the very most out of metadata in your FCPX edits.
Make your audio editing more efficient using track based effects in Adobe Premiere Pro. Track based effects and submixes can save you time when working with temp audio or when you need to add global changes to all the music in your project.
Background rendering not working since upgrading to Mavericks? Learn how to turn off one simple setting to get your video editing background rending back!
Don’t fix it in post. Do your legwork in pre-production to ensure you get the best sounding audio in your film or video project. In this video tutorial you’ll learn several considerations for getting the cleanest audio on-set.
We go keyframe crazy in this Adobe After Effects video tutorial. Learn how to create a dynamic flag animation using only shape layers and simple keyframing techniques.
New to working with CinemaDNG files? In this post we share useful info on production and post CinemaDNG workflows. Highlights include creating offline CinemaDNG proxies, grading CinemaDNG files and real-world case studies of CinemaDNG in action.
Grab this FREE After Effects plugin that recreates the look of expensive anamorphic lenses – useful for giving any film or video project a stylized, vintage feel.
Want to get started with a career in visual effects but not sure where to start? Check out these 5 VFX and animation training resources that are both affordable and convenient.
Save time in your video edits by efficiently logging clips on the front end. Adobe Prelude is a powerful logging tool and in this post we show you how to make best use of it for two common types of interview styles.