Grow your creative business, negotiate better rates and learn something new – all with hand drawn illustrations. Illustrated videos, the ones where people draw along on fast forward to a lengthy voice over, are becoming increasingly popular. I first encountered them through the RSA a few years ago and still think they are the best execution of
The Corner Pin Effect in Premiere Pro is a quick way to composite signage in elements in your video frame. In this post we show you how to use this handy effect, as well as nest ‘pinned’ elements into your video footage.
As an editor, the key to shaping the story hidden amid the footage is to understand the fundamentals of scriptwriting. The two tweets below got me inspired to put together a post on scriptwriting and storytelling for editors and creatives alike. If you’re like me and keen to beef up your story structure skills, these scriptwriting
Discover how to achieve real-time collaborative video editing with Autodesk Smoke. In this post we show you how to open Smoke on multiple systems, working on the same project at the same time!
You’ve made a great film and you want it seen! Follow these tips from the director/producers of the documentary hit “Indie Game: The Movie”. Tons of great takeaways for self distribution and promotion.
Learn how to create the zoom and pan effect made popular by documentary filmmaker Ken Burns. Using this effect makes plain and static subjects come to life with simple zooms and movement.
Learning how to be a better creative is crucial to all creative professionals regardless of what field you’re specifically in. Check out these great resources from the folks at Pixar on how to be a better creative.
Create cool effects in less time with After Effects expressions. In this post we show you how to apply an AE wiggle expression to your motion design and video editing projects.
Learn how to paint with images and how to get the most out of the Paint Node inside Autodesk Smoke. I am not an artist…I freely and honestly admit that. But the Paint Node in Smoke, gives me the power to paint with pictures and create some artistic images. The Paint Node is often misunderstood