BY JOHN FRANCIS MCCULLAGH A good trailer can be one of the strongest marketing tools for your film or video, but a bad one can tank the project altogether. Trailers have come a long way. From long pieces that basically revealed the entire story and would “trail” after the end of a movie, to fast-paced, […]Read more "Make Your Next Trailer Unforgettable!"
by VideoMaker In this free course, we explore the ins and outs of Final Cut Pro X. We take you from asset to delivery. When complete you’ll be able to navigate in the Final Cut Pro X environment, work in the timeline, use tools, work with effects, apply effects, set render controls, use compressor and […]Read more "The (Free) Essentials of Final Cut Pro X"
by V. Renee, nofilmschool If the stock music you’re working with just isn’t cutting it, try this super easy trick in Premiere Pro. In this video, filmmaker Zach Ramelan offers up a step-by-step tutorial on how to pull off one particularly nifty trick in Premiere Pro that will make your audio sound more dramatic and […]Read more "A Clever Trick to Create More Dramatic Audio"
by V. Renee, nofilmschool.com Here are a bunch of tricks, tips, and hacks that will help you edit in Premiere Pro a whole lot faster. Learning the many awesome features within Premiere Pro can take a really, really, really long time, especially if you’re not up to speed on how every single tool works. However, […]Read more "Pro Tips That Will Help You Work Faster in Premiere Pro"
by Vlady Radev, 4K Shooters Video editing can normally be regarded as a long and tedious process. Whether you are working on a small project with a quick turnaround or on a feature-length film with all bells and whistles, the editing process is just as intricate and intimidating. In fact, one minute of footage could easily take […]Read more "Use This Powerful Technique to Edit Extremely Fast in Premiere"
A new year is like a blank book, and the pen is in your hands. It is your chance to write a beautiful story for yourself and to tell it with video. Happy New Year from your friends at GLJ Media Group… may the new year that follows be the best you have ever had! […]Read more "Happy New Year from your Friends at GLJ Media Group!"
by Videomaker The editors of Videomaker have created this list of free video editing software and other types of free video software downloads, to enhance your movie making software tool kit. The link to free video software downloads will open a list of free video editing trial offers. The sites we have selected can save you lots of time […]Read more "A List of Free Video Software Downloads"
By Logan Baker, Shutterstock The freedom and versatility of low-budget DIY filmmaking is simultaneously liberating and frustrating. Usually, when they’re working with tight budgets, filmmakers and editors find themselves somewhat limited on time — and production values. With that in mind, PremiumBeat and RocketStock are simplifying filmmaking lives and expanding storytelling capabilities. Here are all the […]Read more "Hundreds of Free Overlays, Sound Effects, and Video Assets"
by Logan Baker, Rocketstock In this Premiere Pro video tutorial, check out how to cut an entire sequence to the beat of a soundtrack in only a matter of seconds. If you’ve seen any YouTube video, commercial, or travel video in the past few years, you’ve most likely seen a video cut to the beat of a song. […]Read more "Editing to a Beat? This Keyboard Shortcut Changes Everything"
by Bryan Haines Free GoPro Editing Software: 7 Options Before we get started, I want to qualify the programs on this list. To be listed, they must offer a “free forever” version. Some of these programs are available for free with a premium upgrade. But there is no trial software included in the list. How are these programs […]Read more "7 Best Free GoPro Editing Software Options"