By Ryan McAfee, Pond5 Cinemagraphs are magical loops or clips that combine a still image with a moving video component. When they’re done well, they appear to be seamless animations that mesmerize us into watching them for extended periods of time. Creating a cinemagraph can actually be done pretty easily, as long as you know […]Read more "How to Make a Cinemagraph in Premiere Pro (or After Effects)"
by Adobe In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to turn a series of photos into a looping animated GIF using Photoshop. This technique works well for creating a timelapse animation using series of photos taken from a DSLR or point-and-shoot camera, or even a mobile device. For this example, we’ll use a series of photos […]Read more "How to make an animated GIF in Photoshop"
By Lewis McGregor Traditional movie posters are giving way to motion posters. Learn how you can generate interest in your own project with a motion poster. With the growth of social media platforms, we’ve seen the rise of several trends from studios and creators that push traditional marketing strategies. One of the new innovative trends from the […]Read more "Bring Your Film Marketing To Life With a Motion Poster"
by Adobe Creative Cloud Got a spare minute? Pick one of these videos and learn a new Photoshop technique. Adobe Creative Cloud has the beginnings of a simple site with video’s all under a minute in length geared towards teaching you specific subjects in a short yet efficient manner. Check back often for what […]Read more "Adobe Photoshop’s New 60 Second “Make It Now” Series"
by Brenda Stokes Barron Animation has always been a crucial part of storytelling. It’s safe to assume that from 2016 on, designers will be looking at ways to create animations that require less time to create but have a more attractive design. So, you can expect to see a mix of 2D and 3D […]Read more "Best Motion Graphics Trends in Design for 2017"
by Lewis McGregor, Rocketstock Everyone loves GIFs. They’re everywhere — and there are plenty of resources online for transforming video and photo sequences into the GIF format. But what about doing it straight from Adobe Premiere Pro? Here’s how to make it happen. GIFs have become a part of everyday internet life. They’re used to tell jokes […]Read more "How to Export an Animated GIF Directly From Premiere Pro"
by Giphy.com Have you ever watched a video online and thought, “Man, this cute cat video would be SO much better in GIFs!” In one step you can create animated GIFs from video files and YouTube links. Simply, right? You have three ways to make an animated GIF, no previous knowledge required. As the image […]Read more "Create animated GIFs from video files and YouTube links"