By Sean Berry | Videomaker One of the greatest things smartphones provide is the ability to catch video at any time and broadcast it to an audience. Live streaming gives people the ability to show your friends, family, and followers what is happening around you at any given time. There is a lot of great interaction […]Read more "How to live stream from your smartphone"
by Danny Gevirtz Check it, a must-watch for your video “writer’s block…”Read more "How to Create Original Ideas for Video"
by The Final Cut Bro A relatively simple way to make realistic snow scenes in your next project using Motion 5…Read more "Create Realistic Snow Using Apple Motion 5"
How You Can Use Holiday Lights to Spice-Up Your VideosRead more "Cinematography Tips: How You Can Use Holiday Lights in Your Videos"
by Tom Calton For less than $100 I managed to make functioning 51mm f/1.2 and 16mm f/1.4 lenses buy backwards engineering some old projector lenses that I found on eBay. The results absolutely blew me away! Not only are the lenses sharp, but the bokeh is insanely thick and swirly, giving my portraits an almost […]Read more "Making An f/1.2 Lens For LESS Than $100"
BY PREMIUMBEAT New to Blender? Here’s what you need to know to get started using this powerful, free 3D creation suite. 3D modeling and computer graphics are skyrocketing in use. Content channels of all kinds are increasingly dependent on animation, visual effects, motion graphics, and VR. Game design, 3D printing, texturing, skinning, particle simulation, compositing—you name it. Content powers the […]Read more "Complete Beginner’s Guide to Blender"
BY LEWIS MCGREGOR | Premiumbeat Work around slightly out-of-focus footage with this simple DaVinci Resolve quick tip. It’s an easy mistake. For cinephiles and perfectionists, however, it will not suffice. Technically, you can’t fix an out-of-focus image. Many, however, would jump straight into a standard sharpen effect and apply it to the overall image. However, that isn’t effective […]Read more "Fix Out-of-Focus Footage With This Simple Tip in Resolve or After Effects"
by Peter Wiggins, fcp.co Canva is a free and paid service that allows the user to make different sorts of graphics using a simple online interface. The old saying of ‘Quick, good and cheap – pick any two’ doesn’t really apply here as you can make some very good looking motion graphics really quickly. So a […]Read more "Create Animated Graphics Free Using Canva"
by freeforvideo.com Green screen or chroma key is used when you want to replace the background of a video with another background. Green screen is an excellent solution to create breath-taking scenes without any expensive setup or location. Why go to exotic places if you can just swap the background? The use of green screens […]Read more "Best Stock Video Sites to Get Free Green Screen Footage"
by Anthony Morganti (Thanks to reader Michael Ferrara of the BURG Sports Network for sending us this tip.) In this video, Anthony Morganti demonstrates how easy it is to change the color of anything using Lightroom. He begins by changing the color of the background then changes the color of the model’s sweater… For more tips on […]Read more "Change the COLOR of ANYTHING Using Lightroom"