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.
Delivering your finished product with Avid Media Composer 7 is more customizable than ever.
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.
Video editing certification is a great way to prove you have the skills needed to get a great job. Whether you're already an established editor or looking to get started in the business, check out our rundown of the programs to get certified.
In this video tutorial you'll discover how to create a double exposure title sequence similar to the one in True Detectives.
4K footage looks amazing but it can make video editing a nightmare if you don't know how to set up your projects. In the following video by Luke Neumann, we learn how to properly edit and export 4K footage using Adobe Premiere Pro and After Effects.
Smart Folders are a free way to find and organize your video editing project files on a Mac. In this video, you'll see how and why you should implement them for your own work.
Create high quality vignettes to give your video image more interest. In this video tutorial we examine how to create a contrast vignette in FCPX.
Navigating an Arri Alexa interface is easier than you might think. Check out this video tutorial to discover how to use the Alexa's powerful settings.
Backing up files in FCPX is a quick and easy way to protect your projects from getting deleted. The following video from MackBreak Studio explains the ins and outs of backing up your FCPX libraries.
In the following video tutorial by Evan Abrams, you'll discover how to import and utilize Illustrator files in After Effects.
Organizing your projects is an quick way to make your workflow easier. In the following video by Motion Revolver you'll learn a few tricks for better organizing your After Effects projects.
In this video tutorial you'll get a useful overview of setting up your DSLR camera to record video.
In this video tutorial by Evan Abrams we take a look at the preproduction process for animation and examine the value of good storyboarding.
Focal reducers are a cheap way to eliminate most cropping on Blackmagic Cinema Cameras.
Background lighting has the power to dynamically change the feeling of your scene. In this final installment of the Lighting for Video Series, we'll demonstrate background lighting and see a few effective examples.
A Steadicam can make your film or video footage exponentially smoother, but they're often complicated to setup and operate. We share some background on Steadicams, a tutorial on setting one up and how to create your own DIY version.
Using CC Composite in After Effects isn?t hard if you know how it works. In the following video tutorial by Mikey Borup you'll learn how to make the most of this useful After Effects tool.
Create custom transition using this simple technique in Avid Media Composer.
Twixtor is an amazing tool that allows filmmakers to simulate slow motion footage using their favorite editing software.