by Red Giant Red Giant delivers awesome, fast text effects for editors and motion graphics artists. Six brand new tools, two updates added to the essential library of GPU-accelerated effects and transitions. Red Giant just released Universe 2.1, an update to its collection of GPU-accelerated plugins for editors and motion graphics artists. With six brand […]Read more "Red Giant Releases Universe 2.1"
by Charles Yeager, Envato In this lesson you will learn how to create your own color Look Up Tables (commonly referred to as LUTs) in Adobe After Effects and Premiere Pro. What You Need Besides After Effects or Premiere Pro, in order to follow along with this lesson you will need to download a free […]Read more "How to Create LUTs in Adobe After Effects and Premiere Pro"
December 18, 2015 by Caleb Ward, Rocketstock Creating futuristic HUDs in After Effects is super easy with these handy tutorials from around the web. Image above courtesy of Ash Thorp After Effects is a fantastic program when it comes to creating fun HUD designs. The simple shape editor and layer-based structure makes After Effects ideal for creating Iron […]Read more "How to Create Futuristic HUDs in After Effects"
October 5, 2015 by BlueFX …here’s a cool set of animated backgrounds you can use with any green screen presentation… no cost. Instead of having your presenter standing in front of a static picture, you can use these animations to liven things up. Many of them have a “news” theme, so you can create great-looking […]Read more "Get 3 Free AE Animated Backgrounds/Templates"
June 18, 2015 by Rachel Morris, VideoBlocks The tilt-shift lens has come a long way since being typecast as an architecture lens useful only for correcting the perceived lean of tall buildings and cityscapes. In fact, it’s grown increasingly popular among cinematographers and visual storytellers, who are much more concerned with aesthetics and audience perceptions […]Read more "How to Create a Tilt-Shift Effect Using Adobe After Effects"
March 21, 2014 by Gunther Wegner LRTimelapse is the tool to edit and grade professional looking time lapse movies using Adobe Lightroom, Adobe Camera RAW or Adobe After Effects. Time lapse movies are getting more and more popular these days. Still-Photographers, filmmakers and multimedia artists are discovering this new and exciting facet of photography. Time […]Read more "Advanced Timelapse Photography Made Easy"
December 17, 2013 by Ryan, sparksight As a motion graphics artist, I can’t believe I passed this feature up for so long. So in case you’re like me, let me direct your attention to the “Preserve Underlying Transparencies” button in After Effects. It’ll save you a lot of time and help achieve some very sleek, […]Read more "Quick Tip for Motion Graphics Artists"