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Video Editing

May 13, 2013 Author:

In this quick video tutorial you’ll learn the basics of working with masks in After Effects. Highlights include adding a mask to your project, using mask shortcuts and creating a quick vignette with a mask in AE. Read More

Video Tutorial: Using Masks in After Effects

  • May 7, 2013

    Thoughts for Video Pros: Embracing the Amateur

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    Many videos pros are worried about lower barriers to entry creating an onslaught of amateur looking to break into the professional market. In this post, we share a few thoughts on why pros should actually welcome a new legion of amateur video creators. Read More

  • May 2, 2013

    After Effects Next: 10 Feature Refinements & Tweaks

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    Adobe has improved After Effects with the addition of features that will make video editing and motion graphics work faster and more powerful. Check out some of our favorite new features including bicubic scaling, the refine edge tool and new export options. Read More

  • May 2, 2013

    Autodesk Smoke: Tips for Creating 3D Text in Action

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    Create slick 3D text animations in Autodesk Smoke! In this post, we show you how to make your 3D text pop, with custom lighting, animation and extrusion. Read More