by Larry Jordan All it takes is changing one setting… cast shadow. : a shadow cast by an object or figure in a painting or other picture. You can add a cast shadow to any clip, however it is most effective with text. Here’s how to create it. In my example, I created a text clip and […]Read more "Easy: Add a Cast Shadow to Text"
by Payette Forward I don’t normally show this sort of thing, but since your iPhone is such an intricate part of any video professional’s arsenal — whether it be contacting clients, using apps for film making, or actually capturing your project with it’s camera — it’s important to keep your iPhone in tip top shape […]Read more "iPhone Settings You Need To Turn Off NOW"
by Pond5 Video is the fastest-rising form of communication, with high-quality recording devices more accessible than ever and marketplaces like Pond5 providing everything you need to make amazing videos without even picking up a camera. Meanwhile, the number of platforms for sharing your videos is also expanding, and each one has its own specifications for video formats, […]Read more "Export Video Settings for YouTube, Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter"
by Air Photography In this video for GoPro beginners, we are taking a look at Protune for the Hero 7 Black and discussing in detail what every setting is and when you would want to use them. If you own a Hero 6 or 5 Black you can still follow along as the settings are […]Read more "Hero 7 Black Protune Explained"
by Larry Jordan Most of the time, Apple Final Cut Pro X works reliably. But, every so often, things go weird. Here’s a list of things to try before you call Apple Support. These are listed in order. Try each of these steps, then see if FCP X starts working properly. If it is, then […]Read more "Trouble-Shoot Your Apple Final Cut Pro X System"
by VidProMom One of the first things I do when edit my GoPro videos is I browse for GoPro Music ideas. I ask myself how I want my video to feel, what “vibe” I want it to have, and stuff like that. Sometimes finding background music can take forever though! In this post, I put together […]Read more "GoPro Music Ideas – Links & Freebies"
By Chris Hocking, latenitefilms.com INTRODUCTION: FCPX Hacks is a free and open source Hammerspoon script that adds a mountain-load of new features to Final Cut Pro 10.2.3. It originally started off as a little proof of concept project to make finding the browser play-head easier for Scott Simmons (read the original blog post below) – but has since grown into a […]Read more "Free and Open Source Final Cut Pro Hacks"