Video tutorials covering filmmaking, production and post. Software covered includes Avid, After Effects and Final Cut Pro.
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.
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.
Incandescent lights offer near perfect color reproduction. In this video tutorial you’ll learn how to successfully integrate incandescent lights in your video productions.
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.
In part 2 of our series on Lighting for Video we discuss color temperature, light size and power draw. Understanding these lighting essentials is important for determining the right light for your video productions.
Create a dynamic stripe transition in After Effects – a versatile animation that can be easily customized. Then save the animation as a preset so you can quickly use it again in the future. In this After Effects video tutorial we’ll show you how.
We kick off our Lighting for Video tutorial series with this introduction to lighting instruments and how to measure output. This is ESSENTIAL knowledge for any video pro!
In this After Effects video tutorial you’ll learn a simple trick for adding heat waves to your project!
In this After Effects tutorial we’ll show you how to create a simple push button animation – useful for a variety of projects like infographics and product demos.