Video tutorials covering filmmaking, production and post. Software covered includes Avid, After Effects and Final Cut Pro.
This free luma mask for FCPX will simplify your matte work – no need to use compound clips! In this post we share the download link and video tutorial to get you up to speed.
Create awesome wave patterns using this simple After Effects technique. Learning more complex shape layer techniques is not as difficult as you might think.
Don’t go on set without these essential lighting tools. Check out our recommendations for the gear that should be in every light kit.
Need to import single frames into Autodesk Smoke? This feature was left off the newest version of Smoke but in this video tutorial you’ll learn a helpful workaround.
Replacing logos is easy in Adobe After Effects. This video tutorial shows you how.
Secondary animation makes your animations more natural and it’s easier than it looks. This quick video tutorial will show you a few secondary animation tricks in After Effects.
Delivering your finished product with Avid Media Composer 7 is more customizable than ever.
Final Cut Pro 10.1 makes managing media storage easier than ever before. External media referencing and a new ‘leave in place’ option provide more flexibility whether you are editing by yourself or with a team.
Exporting video from Photoshop is easily explained in this video tutorial by Richard Harrington.
Discover which light stand is ideal for your video or film project. In this video tutorial we talk C-stands, lightweight stands and speciality boom and uni lighting stands.
Get Autodesk Flame’s automizer node inside of Smoke. In this video tutorial we’ll show you how to get this node and use it to enhance your effects capabilities!
LEDs are light, relatively inexpensive and require little power, making them an ideal choice for many video pros. In this post we explore the pluses and minuses of LEDs, and how to get the most out of these lights in your video production work.