The beat . A blog by premiumbeat

February 8, 2013 Author:

Check out this video tutorial that shows you how to create stylish light strokes in After Effects using only the standard AE plugins. Read More

Light Strokes in After Effects Without Plugins

  • February 6, 2013

    Improving Footage with the Warp Stabilizer in Premiere Pro

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    Repair shaky video footage in Premiere Pro using the powerful Warp Stabilizer effect – great for POV and handheld shots! In this post, we show you how to smooth your video footage and fix DSLR rolling shutter issues. Read More

  • February 5, 2013

    3 Inspirational Videos to Grow Your Creative Business

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    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 [...] Read More

  • February 5, 2013

    The Corner Pin Effect in Adobe Premiere Pro

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    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. Read More

  • February 4, 2013

    Improve Your Editing – Understanding Scriptwriting

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    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 tips [...] Read More

  • February 4, 2013

    How To Share Projects Between Multiple Smoke Systems

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    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! Read More

  • February 1, 2013

    Self Distributing Your Film – Lessons from a Real World Case Study

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    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. Read More