by Smashworkshop Smashworkshop created this awesome and free tool called “Artwork Converter” that allows you to convert any artwork into a font file (.otf). This makes it possible to add in graphics into After Effects Motion Graphics Templates (.mogrt). Finally! Use your own artwork with Premiere Pro Motion Graphic Templates (.mogrt’s) This free tool leverages the […]Read more "Turn Artwork into a Font File, FREE!"
by Idustrial Revolution XEffects 3D Text Wraps are a set of 8 free title plugins for Final Cut Pro X that let you wrap any image around 3D text. Idustrial Revolution has taken the 8 3D titles supplied with FCPX from Apple and added a drop zone to each. Add a custom image to wrap […]Read more "8 Free XEFFECTS 3D TEXT WRAPS"
by RocketStock Add dynamic modern style to your video projects with this exclusive animated font! Animating fonts is a time-consuming process… meticulously keyframing masks around each letter, number, and symbol. Lucky for you, we’ve already done the hard work — and now we’re giving away a free animated typeface for you to use in any project! […]Read more "Ribbon: A Free Animated Typeface for Editors"
May 14, 2014 by Larry Jordan Whether you use Adobe Premiere or Apple Final Cut, or any other video editing system, not all fonts look great in video. In fact, many fonts that look lovely on the computer, or in print, look awful when used as a title in a video project. In this short […]Read more "Tips to Pick the Best Fonts for Video"
September 27, 2013 By Bryant Frazer Ever find yourself firing up an office program like Microsoft Word during an After Effects session just so you can preview the text you’re working with rendered in all the different fonts you have installed? If so, then you might find the new FontList Plus script sold by aescripts […]Read more "FontList Plus: Quick Font Previews Inside After Effects"
July 24, 2012 by Jake & Dan at creatogether.com I was doing some research online today when I was happy to be forwarded to Jake & Dan’s creatogether.com website from the creativedojo.net site. Jake & Dan offer a slew of great tutorials and resources on After Effects. As a fan of freebies, I was happy […]Read more "Top 10 Free Resources According to Jake & Dan"
April 23, 2012 By Angie Taylor Knowledge needed: Intermediate After Effects and Photoshop skills Requires: Adobe After Effects CS5.5, Adobe Photoshop CS5.1 Project time: Two to three hours Download source files Creative director and motion graphic artist Angie Taylor (@theangietaylor) shows how to use Photoshop and Adobe After Effects for kinetic typography – combining text […]Read more "Kinetic typography techniques with After Effects"