by Stupid Raisins Do you want to look professional without wasting time & money trying to learn a new skill? Well, I’ve got a free USB drive preloaded with Jumpstart Pop (12 of my best-selling FCPX templates) and all you have do is cover a small shipping and handling fee. You’re gonna love ’em! Just click here […]Read more "Get 12 Free Plugins, Jumpstart Pop!"
by Toolfarm‘s Michele Yamazaki This week we’re featuring free Cinema 4D tools in our new Friday series, 10 Free. We’ll pick a topic and give you 10 freebies. Some of these are older tools and may not work with R21, but many will work in R21. We’ll make note of compatibility where we can. These […]Read more "10 Free Cinema 4D Tools"
by Stupid Raisins Stupid Raisins has a free set of binocular and scope effects for Final Cut Pro X that comes with 6 styles and 12 crosshairs. It’s great for adding a stealthy feel, or that “you are being watched” feeling to your videos. And did I mention, it’s free? Happy birthday to you! Download […]Read more "Freebie: Binocular & Scope Effects for FCPX"
By Darin Bradley, Premiumbeat PremiumBeat has created 200+ motion design graphics, effects, and elements — and they’re 100% FREE. Over at PremiumBeat, it’s all about discovering digital assets to improve your filmmaking and editing — for free. Previously, we’ve seen roundups of free motion graphic templates, free cinematic LUTs, free animated typefaces, free film grain overlays, and action compositing elements (plus lots […]Read more "200+ Video Assets, Completely Free!"
by Todd Blankenship, Rocketstock Creating metallic text is a common motion graphics request. But it used to be difficult to get professional results natively in After Effects. Not anymore. While it has been possible for a while to get 3D text in After Effects thanks to Video Copilot’s Element 3D, it has been impossible to do it in […]Read more "How To Make Metallic 3D Text in After Effects (Without Any Plugins!)"
by Larry Jordan What Are “The Inside Tips?” Curated by Larry Jordan, these are free newsletters, short and tightly focused on media creators, to help you become more efficient. Published once or twice each week, each “Tip Letter” contains three or more Inside Tips you can put to use immediately! Choose your subjects, then – POOF! – Larry drops some […]Read more "‘The Inside Tips’ by Larry Jordan"
by V. Renee, nofilmschool.com Nope, it’s not magic, just really clever editing. You know when your video footage has that really nasty flickering in it? Yeah, that’s just the worst thing ever. “Where’s the hot shot that turned a strobe light on during the shoot,” you wonder, but hey, I promise it wasn’t the hot shots’ […]Read more "Fix Your Flicker Quick!"