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.
Looking for a powerhouse computer for your video editing and post production work? Make one! In this post, we put together essential links with insight and instructions into building a custom PC or “hackintosh” system.
Curious about Smoke 2013 for your video editing work? In this post we share an interview with Autodesk’s Smoke lead and share some of our most popular Smoke video editing and compositing tutorials!
Learn Mocha! In this video tutorial you’ll discover how to utilize the powerful Mocha AE toolset for motion tracking in After Effects.
In creative projects, with differing visions and tight deadlines, things occasionally go wrong. Sometimes, really really wrong. Here’s a few tips for saving face and moving on when things go south.
If you’re interested in getting started in node based compositing you’ll want to check out these FREE video tutorials for Nuke. All of the major nuke functions are covered, including rotoscoping, tracking and working in stereoscopic 3D.
Explore the different types of keyframes in Adobe Premiere Pro! In this post, we show you how to modify spatial and temporal keyframes – making your animations look more seamless and professional!
Discover the newest trends and equipment in DIT! Equip your digital file based workflow for the future – great info for video producers, editors and DITS.
Check out these 3 FREE plugins that offer up useful editing utilities that will save you time in post! Works with the most popular video editing applications.
In this Smoke tutorial we’ll show you how to enable visual rendering, copy/paste color correction effects across clips and specify default frame rates for imported sequences. Lots of good info here for any serious Smoke user!
Check out this informative video tutorial and discover how to create slick motion path text animations in After Effects!
We run down the export settings in Adobe Premiere Pro – including ideal export settings for Vimeo and YouTube. Discover how to create custom export presets to speed up your post production workflow!
Not sure what to charge? In this post, geared torward creative freelancers, we share a few tips for getting paid what you’re worth. Time is money…make yours count!