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"
By Ryan McAfee, Pond5 Stories can be told in many different ways, using many different media types and image-capturing devices. Sometimes you may want to incorporate still images in your project, or the producer may call for a piece of smartphone footage to be cut into your edit. Chances are that these types of additions […]Read more "Working With Multiple Frame Rates and Aspect Ratios"
by Jake Coppinger Beginning to shoot film on your DSLR? This tutorial goes over some practical tips on creating a cinematic look with your DSLR footage. In this video I cover the basic camera settings to achieve a popular style and some effective editing techniques to begin with. Have a read of the comments – […]Read more "How to achieve a Film Look – DSLR film making"
By Caleb Ward, Premium Beat Easily give your videos the cinematic cropping they deserve with these free high-res letterbox templates for video editing. Despite having the ability to export footage in virtually any resolution, filmmakers and video producers are still limited to showing their work on screens with a very specific aspect ratios. Because of this, you need to […]Read more "Over 350 Free Letterbox Templates"
by Robert Hardy, nofilmschool.com Aspect ratios are an insanely powerful visual tool, and aspect ratio templates are a great option for spicing up your work quickly and easily. In one of his best blog posts, prolific editor Vashi Nedomansky shared examples of most every aspect ratio ever used in the history of cinema (there are […]Read more "Free Friday: Ultra High-Resolution Aspect Ratio Templates for Your Next 4K, 5K, or 6K Project"
May 8, 2014 by fcp.co and DigitalRebellion Digital Rebellion just released CinePlay, a professional movie player replacement for QuickTime Player 7. Why did Apple drop all the useful features when they updated QuickTime Player from 7 to X on the Mac? If we can remember, there was a point in time when there were two […]Read more "CinePlay, the professional Mac video player"