by Caleb Ward, RocketStock Sometimes the greatest breakthroughs begin as mistakes. These hard-earned tips just might change the way you use After Effects forever. After Effects is a rich, yet approachable, application, and it’s not uncommon for even veteran users to learn something new each time they fire up the software. Over the course of […]Read more "‘5 After Effects Lessons I Learned the Hard Way’ by Caleb Ward"
by Video Copilot The Video Copilot After Effects workflow plug-in is now available for free! Speed up After Effects by making it work your way. Manage the design progress with the new Snapshot tool and find the effects you need instantly. Main Features: Access FX & Presets quickly Create FX Shortcuts Create FX Overrides Customize […]Read more "(FREE) Workflow plug-ins can be cool too!"
by bretfx.com OUTLINER LTE Free! Outliner Lite is a fun, easy way to add an outline to any video, image or graphic that contains transparency. With the lite version of Outliner, you can control the outline width & color. Outliner Lite can be added to an adjustment layer or compound clip to affect the cumulative […]Read more "Friday Freebies: BretFX for FCPX"
by Leno Porto at lenofx.com 10 Clean Transitions for Free On the project: 10 Transitions for Final Cut Pro X; 1 video tutorial. Features Quick and easy to edit in Final Cut Pro X Change duration Resolution 720, 1080 No Plugins required Compatible with Final Cut Pro X 10.2.3, Motion 5.2.3 (or later) Help Files […]Read more "10 FREE Clean Transitions (and more!) for FCPX"
by Spencer Knuttila, toolfarm “We brought you Optical Flares, Element 3D, Saber and now here is Glass Eyes!” – Video Copilot Don’t waste your time with fake April fools pranks, this is a real plug-in that you can download right now! Key Uses: Create creepy videos Fix wedding videos Improve your favorite movie scenes Add […]Read more "Freebie: Video Copilot Glass Eyes"
October 29, 2015 by Caleb Ward, Rocketstock Learn how to create stunning matte paintings with these After Effects video tutorials. Matte painting is an incredibly fun and challenging way to get the most out of After Effects. Matte painting brings all of the amazing tools inside After Effects together. However, it’s no easy task. To […]Read more "Learn how to create stunning matte paintings"
October 16, 2015 by Phlearn Photoshop and Photography Tutorials Adding Special Effects to images can actually be incredibly simple! All it takes is a little practice with blend modes, adjustment layers, and layer masks. Learn How to Add Special Effects in Photoshop in today’s episode! Click Here to Download Practice Images To create an awesome final […]Read more "How to Add Special Effects in Photoshop"