BY LOGAN BAKER, Premiumbeat Use these movie-inspired color grading presets to create dramatic looks for your projects. Applying looks and LUTs — it’s the ultimate footage glow-up. Whether you’re using the assets to create your film’s all-encompassing grade or treating them as a fast reference for a look you’ll build in the edit, these one-click solutions […]Read more "Go Hollywood with Dozens of FREE Premiere Pro Lumetri Looks!"
by Idustrial Revolution Display a time or the passage of time easily with a few clicks. XEffects Clock Face is a free title plugin for Final Cut Pro X that allows the display of time on a clock face. The hands of the clock can be set at anytime and animate at any speed to other multiple times. […]Read more "New Free FCPX Plugin – XEffects Clock Face"
by Jason Boone, nofilmschool.com In this tutorial, Jason Boone is going to show you how to calculate the per-minute cost of shooting any video format in three easy steps. “It costs me 88 cents to shoot and store just 1 minute of Blackmagic RAW (24fps, 3:1, 6K). How did I come up with this amount, […]Read more "How to Calculate the Cost of Shooting Any Video Format"
by BorisFX To get the party started a couple weeks early and thank you for being our GLJ Media followers, we’re giving away 8 free fireworks presets based on BCC Particle Emitter 3D. The presets are compatible with BCC 8 and BCC 9 users – Adobe, Avid, and Sony Vegas Pro. Download the presets. Here […]Read more "Early Freebie: Fireworks Presets"
by Kit Carson, nofilmschool.com Finding free assets for your film can be tough, which is why we have compiled a massive list of free assets for filmmakers. This list contains some of the best free presets, plugins, LUTs, sound effects, and much, much more. Forking over a bunch of money for great film assets is […]Read more "1000+ Free Post Production Assets You Can Download Right Now"
by Moviola In this Impossible Shot episode we are going to create Land Sharks! And we’re going to show you how to do it using your footage and free software. Specifically, we’ll track in Meshroom, animate in Blender, and composite in Nuke Non-commercial—all free downloads. You’ll need a few files to get started: https://moviola.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/sim_src.zip Software used in […]Read more "Create Your Own VFX Land Shark with FREE Software"
by Stanley Productions Spice up your videos with 30 free light leaks for FCPX! With this plug-in you can easily add stylish light leaks to your videos, with ability to change the color and opacity of the light leaks along with several cool features. Just scroll down on the page and click the Download Here button. Download […]Read more "A Free FCPX Light Leak Plugin & More"
by Tapio Haajo Tap5a The team at Tapio Haajo created this free bounce plugin which lets you quickly bounce elements in-out without messing with keyframes, transitions and secondary storylines. Complete list of features and download link here. You can find more Free Final Cut Pro X Plugins from Tap5a here: http://bit.ly/2oGLAoHRead more "Quick In-Out Bouncer | Free Final Cut Pro X Plugin"
Photoshop’s Replace Color adjustment is a quick and efficient way to swap one color for another. In this tutorial, we’ll change the blue of the sky and the Aloha logo on these skateboards for a sunny yellow. Step 1 Start by going to Image > Adjustments > Replace Color. Tap in the image to select the […]Read more "How to Change a Color in Photoshop"
By Logan Baker | Shutterstock The filmmaking YouTube world is constantly changing. From the style of videos to the subject matter — like the industry — you never know what’s going to be published and who audiences will subscribe to. This is also an absolutely fantastic place to learn and grow as storytellers. Spenser Sakurai The beauty of […]Read more "The Best Filmmaking YouTube Channels to Subscribe to"