by freeforvideo.com Bokeh effects can bring your video scene to that different level that makes your video look professional. Bokeh, which comes from Japanese, means “blur” or “haze”. In the context of photography and videography bokeh describes the blurry background effect. The success of bokeh in photography helped it move to video. It serves the […]Read more "170+ Completely Free Bokeh Effects"
BY KYLE DEGUZMAN, Studiobinder If you’re like anyone else, learning After Effects can be overwhelming and time consuming. While it’s a great idea to learn how to create effects from scratch to learn the ins and outs of the program, it isn’t always necessary. The internet is filled with After Effect templates that help ease the […]Read more "12 of the Best Free After Effects Templates"
BY KYLE DEGUZMAN, Studiobinder If you’re like anyone else, learning After Effects or Premiere can be overwhelming and time consuming. While it’s a great idea to learn how to create effects from scratch to learn the ins and outs of theses program, it isn’t always necessary. The internet is filled with After Effect templates that help […]Read more "Some Best Free After Effects and Premiere Assets"
by KYLE DEGUZMAN, Studio Binder Bring atmosphere and texture to your video and stills with these stunning (and FREE) fog overlay templates for Premiere, Photoshop, and more… Utilizing mediums like fog, haze, and smoke in a shot has various benefits. Visually, it can give your scene depth and imbue it with motion as the haze moves […]Read more "Stunning Free Fog Overlay Templates"
BY PREMIUMBEAT Download 21 FREE 4K fog overlays, perfect to use on footage or with motion graphics. From eerie vibes to beautiful atmospheres, this pack has it all. PremiumBeat has bundled up 21 free 4K fog overlays for you to use in your videos and graphics. These overlays were all shot in a controlled studio environment and captured […]Read more "FREE 4K Fog Overlays!"
By Caleb Ward, Shutterstock Give your footage a retro look with these 10 free vintage presets for Final Cut Pro. Vintage color grades are a simply way to give your footage a distinct look: Go for a 1970s haze, a golden glow for Autumn, or a green-tinged cast that triggers warm and fuzzy nostalgia. In the following […]Read more "10 Free Vintage Color Presets for Final Cut Pro by Shutterstock"
by V Renée, nofilmschool Adding to an already stellar line of VFX tools, Video Copilot has unveiled an all new energy plug-in that is powerful, free, and will let you create lightsabers! The plug-in is aptly named Saber and allows users to create energy beams, lightsabers, lasers, portals, neon lights, and so much more. And […]Read more "Video Copilot’s Free New Energy Plug-In, SABER"
June 17, 2013 by Derrick Story, Tech Hive You can energize a conversation with photographers in innumerable ways. You could, for example, try to build a case for Nikon over Canon, or perhaps argue that sensor size doesn’t really matter. Or you could advocate using protective filters on all of your lenses.I find the third […]Read more "Lens filters protect your pricey camera glass: Here are your options…"