by Pond5 The free Pond5 App for Apple Final Cut Pro X puts the power of the Pond5 marketplace at your fingertips while you work. Save time by working directly in your timeline, then simply drag and drop to check out. The announcement was made from the show floor at the 2018 NAB Show in […]Read more "The Free Pond5 App for Apple Final Cut Pro X"
by Dareful.com This week Joel Holland at Dareful.com has a FREE 4K time-lapse clip for you just in time for NAB. Watch night turn into day over the Las Vegas strip, that way you don’t have to pull an all-nighter yourself. (“What happens in Vegas…” as they say–) Price: Free Duration: 30 seconds. Size: 490MB Resolution: 4K MP4 (3840×2160) […]Read more "These Freebies Will Get You Ready for NAB in Vegas…"
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 V. Renee, nofilmschool You can make your drone footage so much more eye-catching by using these simple editing techniques. Okay, you’ve captured some amazingly beautiful shots with your drone and you’re ready to head into post. Now what? Well, you could just plop them into your timeline and call it good, but if you […]Read more "Dynamic Things You Can Do to Improve Your Drone Footage in Post"
by Michele Yamasaki, Toolfarm Whether you’ve been editing for years or you’re new to the process, there are always a few things you can learn. Although these tips are geared toward new editors, everyone wants to be more productive. A bit of preparation, in the beginning, can speed up your workflow through the whole process. At […]Read more "5 Ways to Edit Video Faster"
by V. Renee, nofilmschool.com While you’re busy obsessing over your principal photography, your b-roll is over there begging for some attention. If you’re an experienced filmmaker, you know that all of your supplemental footage requires almost as much planning, preparation, and TLC as your principal photography. Just like with anything you shoot, you’ve got to […]Read more "10 Things You Should Be Doing When Shooting B-Roll"
by NASA and Jeff Riegel NASA has just revamped their entire website making it even more visually appealing than ever before. I sometimes download NASA’s free imagery from their website for a TV show I work on, Earthoteric, but found it taunting at times to find what I’m looking for. But now I can easily […]Read more "That’s Some Out-of-This-World Visuals!"