by Matthew Scott Add real-world depth and a professional audio feel to your video projects by using some free sound effects for better production values. Sourcing free sound effects for your scenes is a great way to make your footage feel more lived-in. Here are a few easy ways to use royalty-free booms, bongos, bangs, and blips […]Read more "Where to find FREE pro-quality SFX (and how to use them)"
by Shutterstock Neon and retro futurism-inspired aesthetics are on the rise in all types of design. From moody cyberpunk looks to bright and jazzy vaporwave graphics, these styles give retro a whole new, contemporary feel. With this FREE animated text download, you can add a dynamic and clean-looking neon text to your video projects and […]Read more "Free Animated Text Typeface – 36 FREE Motion Graphic Elements"
Film grain overlays are a great way to give digital footage a vintage look especially with 5 film grains for free. By Robbie Janney | Shutterstock Shutterstock captured these film grain overlays organically using real film stock and film cameras, and they’re available in 5 different types: 8mm Coarse Grain 16mm Coarse Grain 35mm Coarse Grain […]Read more "How to Use Film Grains + 5 FREE Film Grain Overlays"
By Jack Roberts, Shutterstock Here are the best free LUTs for video editors, colorists, cinematographers, motion designers, and post-production professionals. Unlike a traditional roundup that just tells you all about finding free stuff, in this one, we’ve filtered dozens of free LUT packs to create a list of our favorites — and packs that we […]Read more "129 Free Cinematic LUTs from Professional Colorists and Filmmakers"
By Robbie Janney We picked the top seven free Final Cut Pro plugins that every video editor needs in their arsenal. Simplify your workflow with these great tools. We know where you might be right now: you spent all of your money on holiday gifts and winter travel, but don’t have much for yourself. Well, […]Read more "Must-Have Free Final Cut Pro Plugins for Every Editor"
by Rocketstock These free animated lower thirds templates will speed up your editing process and give your video a polished, professional look. Lower thirds are a crucial part of creating video and film. They are equally important to motion graphic designers and editors, plus everyone in between. They’re also important to the audience, delivering essential information that sets the scene […]Read more "36+ Free Animated Lower Thirds Templates for Premiere"
By Robbie Janney | shutterstock.com The first step to creating an immersive soundscape for your video is to account for every noise in your composition, but sometimes you can’t capture all of it on set. That’s where Foley comes in. The art of Foley, or recording sounds to layer onto the audio track of a film or […]Read more "How To Create Your Own Foley + 40 Free Sound Effects"