by Mekajiki Mekajiki, makers of RenderGarden for After Effects, have several helpful free tools that can free-up memory, make it easier to find and launch scripts, quickly extract alpha channels from luminance, and more. Mekajiki: FreeTools UnMult Quickly extract alpha channels from luminance with this Adobe After Effects plug- in. Extract light effects such as flares […]Read more "Free Tools for After Effects by Mekajiki"
by Jo Light There are some basic tools that every filmmaker needs, whether you’re working on a big Hollywood production or a small indie film. And in most cases, you’ll be able to find them in a basic hardware store at a cheap price. Indy Mogul interviewed their site co-founder and famous do-it-yourselfer Erik Beck to get his […]Read more "All DIY filmmakers should think about adding these important (and usually affordable) tools to their kits"
by Michele Yamazaki, Toolfarm Post Haste – Free Mac App for organizing post-production assets This free app allows you to organize your project before you start editing. You can set up your automated naming parameters and it will create a file/folder structure for you. Editing Folders – Free for Mac Editing Folders was created by […]Read more "Free Tools for File Management for Video Editors"
By Chris Hocking FCPX Hacks is a free and open source Hammerspoon script that adds a mountain-load of new features to Final Cut Pro. It originally started off as a little proof of concept project to make finding the browser playhead easier for Scott Simmons (read the original blog post below) – but has since grown into a huge collection of […]Read more "Final Cut Pro Hacks"
By: David Vine Free Video Editing Software Options As of late 2016 there are only a handful of good free video editing programs. The reasons why I don’t use one of them range from not enough capabilities to the requirement of running a Linux operating system on my PC. However, work is underway to remedy […]Read more "Free Software (and More) For Filmmakers"
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"