You don’t need fancy third party plugins to create 3D text in After Effects. In this tutorial we show you 3 simple ways to give your text a 3D effect.
Find yourself in a creative rut? Want to stay on top of the best motion design work being done today? We’ve rounded up the most useful sites for (and created by) leading motion designers.
What do you want? And what are you going to do to achieve it? In this post we examine a strategy for setting goals and taking action to get what you want out of your life and creative career.
Learn how to use the new monitor overlays feature in Premeire Pro – great for quickly getting shot or timeline info on the fly.
We’ve rounded up a TON of free resources for video and film editors. Light leaks, vignettes, post production utility apps and everything in between – build out your digital asset library with these FREE video editing resources.
In this post we take our cues from traditional narrative writing and apply these techniques to video editing. Learn a few tips for crafting a successful story in your video projects.
Create an animated map in After Effects without any third party plugins or expressions – a major improvement over boring static map images!
Be inspired by a few films that prove that less is more, when it comes to dialogue. These silent (or near silent) films convey emotion through mood, production style and clever storytelling.
We continue our Lighting for Video series by getting down with fluorescents. Learn what makes fluorescent lights unique and how to best utilize them in your film and video productions.
Learn the 5 MUST USE shortcuts for any video editing application. These are the shortcuts that are an essential part of my daily video editing work – and it should be part of your workflow too!
Learn how to create a homemade lighting rig that inexpensive, versatile and easy to use.
Are you an editor looking to improve your motion graphics work? In this post we’ve curated the best tutorials on useful motion graphics and visual effects techniques.