by BorisFX To get the party started a couple weeks early and thank you for being our GLJ Media followers, we’re giving away 8 free fireworks presets based on BCC Particle Emitter 3D. The presets are compatible with BCC 8 and BCC 9 users – Adobe, Avid, and Sony Vegas Pro. Download the presets. Here […]Read more "Early Freebie: Fireworks Presets"
by Larry Jordan Apple announced that it is extending the free-trial period for Final Cut Pro X to 90 days. It is also, for the first time, offering a 90-day free-trial to Logic Pro X. While these trials directly benefit students and educators who are now learning from home, this also comes in response to offers […]Read more "Apple-Avid-Adobe: Working from Home"
by Larry Jordan With the release of macOS Mojave (10.14), Apple is continuing its conversion to 64-bit applications that it first began many years ago. In the next major version of macOS after Mojave, this conversion will affect media which relies on older 32-bit codecs. We are all used to applications which may not be compatible […]Read more "Don’t Lose Access to Older Media in macOS"
by Larry Jordan With the release of macOS Mojave (10.14), Apple is continuing its conversion to 64-bit applications that it first began many years ago. In the next major version of macOS afterMojave, this conversion will affect media which relies on older 32-bit codecs. We are all used to applications which may not be compatible with […]Read more "Don’t Lose Access to Older Media in macOS"
by Chris Monlux, Videomaker Avid Media Composer First is free; why not try it out? Although its learning curve can be steep, Media Composer First lets you learn without risk. Avid Media Composer First(link is external) offers all of the power of the full version of Media Composerfor free, with a few notable limits. Unlike […]Read more "Pro Editing Tools for Free"
by Steve Dent, @stevetdent If you’re serious about video editing and are weighing up your software options, two choices usually pop up: Adobe Premiere Pro CC and Final Cut Pro X (FCPX). But Avid, Hollywood’s go-to editing company, just played a wild card by releasing Media Composer First, a limited version of its pro software, […]Read more "Avid’s Media Composer ‘First’ is here as a FREE App!"
by spherico.de TitleExchange Pro is a unique tool which makes complicated things both simple and fast when juggling with subtitles in collaborative environments. It started as a basic tool for Apple’s Final Cut Pro about 10 years ago it is probably one of the most advanced tools available for the Apple Final Cut Pro (legacy) […]Read more "TitleExchange Pro: A Free and Unique Subtitling Tool for all NLEs"
by Spencer Knuttila, Digital Anarchy One common problem when shooting video with a drone is flicker caused by prop shadows. The Flicker Free plugin is commonly used to deal with this problem and this tutorial goes over how to do it. It discusses the correct settings within the plugin and the two step process usually […]Read more "Tutorial: Removing Flicker from Drone Video Footage Caused by Prop Shadows"
October 27, 2015 By Michael Maher, Premiumbeat It’s been five years since Apple last updated Final Cut Pro 7. Let’s take a look at how video production and other NLEs have changed since. Five years ago, Apple released 7.0.3 — the final update to Final Cut Pro 7. That year, the BP Oil spill in the […]Read more "It’s Time to Stop Editing in Final Cut Pro 7"
April 7, 2015 By Aaron Williams, Premiumbeat Keeping a project clean and organized is essential. Spend less time searching for assets and more time editing. In this post, we share organization tips and a free project file. If you’re going to call yourself a professional, you should work like a professional. An insanely disorganized project […]Read more "“Keeping Your Video Editing Projects Organized” by Aaron Williams"