by Toolfarm Film Grain Overlays can give your digital video a more organic filmic look. There are plenty of plug-ins to add film grain to your projects but it can also be done with an overlay of film grain. Here are several resources, plus we’ll list some plugins for creating your own film grain with […]Read more "Free Film Grain Overlays Resources"
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 PremiumBeat.com Give your film or video project a unique color grade without using any third-party programs or plugins. Learn how to create a Hollywood film look using the Color Board, how to quickly match shots, and how to save these presets for future use. Download full kit with XML and free video/music assets here: premiumbeat.com/fcpxRead more "Stylized Color Grades in FCP X – A Tutorial"
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 Joshua Noel, Premium Beat This Adobe After Effects tutorial shows you how to use RocketStock’s Free 4K Volumetric Light and Dust Overlays. Add depth to motion graphics and footage in seconds. Every month, RocketStock gives away free After Effects templates, overlays, and video packs on their website. This month, RocketStock released 16 Free 4K Volumetric Light and Dust Overlays that you can use […]Read more "16 FREE Light and Dust Overlays, Tutorial"
By Lewis McGregor Traditional movie posters are giving way to motion posters. Learn how you can generate interest in your own project with a motion poster. With the growth of social media platforms, we’ve seen the rise of several trends from studios and creators that push traditional marketing strategies. One of the new innovative trends from the […]Read more "Bring Your Film Marketing To Life With a Motion Poster"
By Evan Abrams Show directions visually with this dynamic 2D map animation in After Effects. This effect is great for any local business videos or to advertise events. Learn how to create an animated map in After Effects with with a route reveal and starting/ending labels. This basic After Effects tutorial is great for local […]Read more "Directional Animated Map: After Effects Video Tutorial"
By Caleb Ward, Premium Beat Easily give your videos the cinematic cropping they deserve with these free high-res letterbox templates for video editing. Despite having the ability to export footage in virtually any resolution, filmmakers and video producers are still limited to showing their work on screens with a very specific aspect ratios. Because of this, you need to […]Read more "Over 350 Free Letterbox Templates"
By Noam Kroll, Premium Beat Slow motion footage looks beautiful when shot properly, but making any of these five common mistakes while shooting can completely ruin your final product. Practically every filmmaker has dabbled in slow motion cinematography to some extent, often on commercial or music video shoots that call for a highly stylized look. […]Read more "Common Mistakes to Avoid When Shooting Slow Motion"