by Chris Suffield, Video Collective Looking for some free video assets to spice up your project? Editing is almost always a long process, so anything that can save time in any area of post-production is helpful. You want your project to be high quality, so cutting corners isn’t an option. Utilising various stock video assets […]Read more "120+ Free Video Assets For All Editors"
by Idustrial Revolution XEffects AutoFlare is a free title effect plugin for Final Cut Pro X that automatically follows a path on an image or video. Two onscreen controls define the start and end position of the move. You are not locked in to a horizontal line either, the flare track can be at any angle. Perfect for adding a […]Read more "AutoFlare – A Free FCPX Title Effect"
by Spoon Graphics This free set of film burns and transitions helps achieve some of the popular video editing styles with retro analog effects. The pack contains 30 video clips in 1080p 60fps format with colorful blurs that mimic light leaks when placed over your footage with the Screen composite mode in your favourite editing […]Read more "30 Free Film Burns and Transitions"
BY LOGAN BAKER In this post-production roundup, we go over 5 different ways you can add some FREE cinematic video effects to your footage. Okay, hear me out. You’ve probably seen these videos on YouTube a million times — “How to Make Your Footage Look Cinematic,” and the video is basically some dude sitting in front […]Read more "FREE Cinematic Video Effects For Your Footage"
by Enam Alamin All transitions work without the need to do Media Placeholders. You need to place a transition above the layer with the video, press a couple of buttons and ready. Using the transitions you will save your time and get a great result! They are very easy to use and suitable for a variety […]Read more "400+ Transitions Premiere Pro Templates Presets, FREE"
By Logan Baker, Premiumbeat Here are 5 ways to boost the production value of your video shots on a DIY budget. One of the most valuable online resources for filmmakers and video producers is Ryan Connolly’s YouTube channel and production juggernaut, Film Riot. Film Riot provides actionable content on filmmaking questions, techniques, and gear recommendations. One of […]Read more "DIY Tips for Your Next Shoot"
by K. Bayquoi These transitions were developed and tested in Motion 5.3 for use as a plugin in Final Cut Pro X 10.3. (It has not been tested in earlier versions of FCPX) [Link to download these transitions.] FEATURES: 15 Sliding Transitions 1. 4 Corner Camera Fold In – set the camera distance it […]Read more "Fun with Motion – 15 Free Sliding Transitions for FCPX"
May 8, 2015 By Caleb Ward, Premium Beat Looking for free action elements for your video projects? Want HUNDREDS of free action elements? Well, you’re going to love this. Whether you’re a video editor, VFX artist, or compositor, chances are you probably use elements on a regular basis. This is especially true if you are […]Read more "FREE Friday: ‘329 Free Action Elements’ by Caleb Ward"
June 26, 2013 by fcp.co Idustrial Revolution has just released two new free plugins for FCPX. The first is called Flare Lights, it’s a filter plugin that produces adjustable light streaks from the highlights on video. An on screen control gives access to the flare length and direction. More parameters in the inspector include the […]Read more "Free Final Cut Pro X Effects!"
January 25, 2013 by Riley Hooper, Vimeo Staff Lens whacking – it’s not as destructive as it sounds. So before you go slamming that expensive piece of glass into a hard surface, listen up close. Lens whacking, also called free lensing, is a method of shooting with the lens detached from the camera body. It […]Read more "So… What Is ‘Lens Whacking?’"