by Michael Maher | Rocketstock Add atmosphere or visual effects to any scene using video overlays in your favorite video editing and compositing apps. Learn how to use video overlays in your projects with over 75 free video overlays you can experiment with. From volumetric lights for VFX snow and dust, see how easy it is to use […]Read more "75+ FREE 4K Video Overlays for Premiere Pro, After Effects, Final Cut Pro, and More"
by Michael Maher | Rocketstock An incredibly powerful tool that not nearly enough people are using. MOGRTs give video editors the power of After Effects motion design tools all inside of Premiere Pro. It’s not a shock to say that video editors will often turn to using After Effects templates, only to be completely lost and confused in AE. […]Read more "How to Install and Use Motion Graphic Templates (MOGRT) in Premiere Pro + FREE Templates"
by Michael Maher, Rocketstock The best of the best. Free motion design software and asset collections you must have on your machine. Looking for free programs, plugins, templates, and asset collections to add to your motion design toolbox? Here are 10 motion design tools and thousands of FREE assets that you should definitely have in your […]Read more "The 10 Best FREE Motion Design Tools and Asset Collections"
BY MICHAEL MAHER, Premiumbeat Download the free Shutterstock Video Editor Toolkit and score over 220 free assets — all free to use in any video. So how do you use all of these free elements? This quick tutorial offers a rundown of some of the many ways you can add these assets to your project… To download the […]Read more "220+ Free Animations, Transitions, LUTs, and Overlays?"
By Michael Maher | Shutterstock Download the free Shutterstock Video Editor Toolkit and score over 220 free assets — all free to use in any video — animated icons, transitions, light leaks, and video elements — plus over 50 LUTs!Read more "Grab Hundreds of Free Video Elements from Shutterstock"
BY MICHAEL MAHER, Premiumbeat After Effects has long been in the hands of everyday consumers now, and the software is behind countless commercials, films, and motion design projects all over the world. To celebrate the milestone, Premiumbeat has rounded up our favorite free After Effects assets. Here, you’ll find tons of free animations like icons […]Read more "Tons of Free AE Templates and Assets to Celebrate 25 Years of After Effects"
BY MICHAEL MAHER, Premium Beat Download over 120 free sound effects, and use them in any commercial or personal projects! Explore these collections and get your free SFX packs now. Do you need some free sound effects for a video you’re working on or an app you’re developing? We’ve rounded up all of our best free packs for you to download now […]Read more "Over 120 Free Cool Sound Effects!"
BY MICHAEL MAHER, Premium Beat Download over 120 free video elements, assets, and sound effects for your next project. Good for personal or commercial use. Get your PB Freebies now! The third annual PremiumBeat Free Week has come and gone, but you can still download over 120 free video elements that we gave away with these 5 new […]Read more "120+ Free Video Overlays, SFX, and LUTs"
By Michael Maher, Shutterstock Every editor should have a variety of video assets, plug-ins, presets, and music at their disposal. Build up your video editor toolbox with these 1,000 free assets and plugins. From overlays and LUTs that change the look of your image, to transitions and plug-ins to help you edit more effectively — here […]Read more "Shutterstock FREE Video Editor Toolbox"
By Michael Maher | Shutterstock Blog The role of a colorist is evolving, and more often video editors are color grading and color correcting footage themselves. With that in mind, here are a few ways you can easily adjust the overall look of your project in minutes. White Balance Before you start color grading your clips, […]Read more "A Video Editor’s Quick Guide to Color Grading Presets"