BY RACHEL KLEIN, Premiumbeat Creating videos to publish on social media? Keep up with the latest aspect ratio settings with this handy reference guide. There’s no doubt that social media is changing the online video game. Once arbitrary, the aspect ratios for these platforms are now transforming the media we create. Since viewers now encounter the […]Read more "A Cheat Sheet for Social Media Video Aspect Ratios"
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by Logan Baker, Rocketstock Learn how to add distressed textures to your next logo project in After Effects with the simple steps in this video tutorial. If you’re trying to add a bit more flare to your own (or someone else’s) logo, Shutterstock’s latest freebie pack is here to help. These handmade distressed textures work […]Read more "50 Free Textures for Any Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere, or After Effects Project"
by V Renée, nofilmschool.com As a filmmaker, knowing how to hide a lav on a subject is an absolute must. In many cases, having a boom operator follow your actors around with a mic is an excellent way to pick up dialogue, but if for some reason a boom won’t work (like, if you want to record […]Read more "4 Techniques for Hiding Lav Mics"
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by MICHAEL ZHANG, PetaPixel Heads up if you’re a drone-flying photographer in the United States: the government may soon require a physical license plate on the outside of your drone. Bloomberg spotted the proposed rule that was quietly filed in early May 2018. Drone owners are currently required to register their aircraft with the FAA and […]Read more "US May Soon Require Drones to Have Visible License Plates!"