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 Carsten Ress via Inside Tips I was looking for a way to export subtitles (in a closed captions format) from FCP X as text, send it to translation, then import it back again as subtitles. I found this workaround that saved me a lot of time. Export the subtitles as an SRT File Change […]Read more "Export & Translate Subtitles in Apple Final Cut Pro X"
by Todd Blankenship, Rocketstock Creating metallic text is a common motion graphics request. But it used to be difficult to get professional results natively in After Effects. Not anymore. While it has been possible for a while to get 3D text in After Effects thanks to Video Copilot’s Element 3D, it has been impossible to do it in […]Read more "How To Make Metallic 3D Text in After Effects (Without Any Plugins!)"
by Nik Dpred Nik Dpred is giving away 25 well-crafted, useful and customizable titles, lower thirds and text holders. Enjoy!Read more "Free FCPX Titles by Nik Dpred"
by bretfx.com Learn to use the built in Custom text tool to animate text without using keyframes or plugins! In this tutorial you’ll learn how to utilize the FCPX Custom text tool to animate text in Final Cut Pro X without using keyframes or plugins. With the often overlooked custom text tool you can easily […]Read more "Animate Text without Plugins or Keyframes in Final Cut Pro X"
by Nik Dpred So here’s 25 well-crafted useful and customisable titles, lower thirds, and text holders for FCPX… Check ’em and download here.Read more "How Does 25 Free FCPX Titles Sound?"
by Red Giant Introducing Red Giant Universe 3. With a focus on both the user experience and text tools, the Universe 3 update includes 5 new text generation effects and a new, powerful Dashboard that makes it simple to apply effects and presets. With this update, there are now over 75 Red Giant Universe tools, supported […]Read more "Red Giant Universe 3.0 is Here!"
BY TODD BLANKENSHIP, Premiumbeat One of the best new additions to the creative cloud in the last few years has been the extremely convenient Essential Graphics Panel. This is a handy way for After Effects and Premiere Pro to coexist in perfect harmony. Using this free pack of motion graphics templates for Premiere, you can […]Read more "Free Motion Graphics Templates for Adobe Premiere Pro"
by Idustrial Revolution XEffects 3D Text Wraps are a set of 8 free title plugins for Final Cut Pro X that let you wrap any image around 3D text. Idustrial Revolution has taken the 8 3D titles supplied with FCPX from Apple and added a drop zone to each. Add a custom image to wrap […]Read more "8 Free XEFFECTS 3D TEXT WRAPS"
by Simple Video Making Sharing with you all this set of animated text reveal. Hopefully they’ll be of help to your upcoming projects. Download it here: http://www.fcp.co/fcp-forum/templates/28918-free-staggered-text-revealRead more "Free Staggered Text Reveal for FCPX"