Category - Editor’s Tools

Useful tools for film and video editors

Christmas Gifts for Film Editors

Christmas Gifts for Film Editors Once again it’s time to find a creative, entertaining and useful gift for the favourite editor in your life. In this year’s round up I’ve brought...

Understanding the Power of Film Editing

Understanding the Power of Film Editing One of the most exciting things about film editing is the power it has to totally transform the nature, quality and efficacy of a story. Good editing can save...

The Best Black Friday Deals for Film Editors

The Best Black Friday Deals for Film Editors Updated and overhauled for 2017 The Best Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals on Amazon The Best Black Friday and Cyber Monday Post Production Discounts If...

Inside Mindhunter’s Post Production

Inside Mindhunter’s Post Production David Fincher’s Mindhunter is a new series for Netflix that features all of his signature style and pathos. Much of that comes down to the topic at...

Inside The Edit – Editing Training Reviewed

Inside The Edit Reviewed I’ve reviewed Inside The Edit several times on this blog and I’ve recommended it as an integral part of my Alternative Film School for Film Editors because it is...

After Effects for Film Editors – Part 6

After Effects for Film Editors – Part 6 This edition of After Effects for Film Editors comes hot on the heels of Part 5, which took a detailed look at some advanced compositing techniques...

DaVinci Resolve 14 Colour Grading Tutorials

DaVinci Resolve 14 Colour Grading Tutorials In this post I’ve gathered together some of the latest and greatest DaVinci Resolve news, tutorials, tips and training courses. DaVinci Resolve 14 is...

6 Books for Modern Storytellers

6 Books for Modern Storytellers In this post I’ve brought together 6 quite different books, loosely gathered around various aspects of modern storytelling, including; generating story ideas...

Updated Posts, Freebies and Fun Stuff

Recently Updated Posts, Freebies, Fun Stuff So I’ve not had time this week to put together some gargantuan write up of resources or a detailed product review or something fun I’ve found...

Editing Feature Films in Premiere Pro

Editing Feature Films in Premiere Pro In this post I’ve brought together a few resources that take a deeper dive into editing feature films in Adobe Premiere Pro. If you’re spending your...

How To Edit A Film Trailer

How To Edit A Film Trailer Learning how to edit a film trailer requires a very specialised set of skills, and once you’ve acquired those skills you need to practice them over and over until...

Getting Started With Fusion 9

Getting Started With Fusion 9 Fusion and Fusion Studio 9 was recently released, bringing with it a fistful of great new features including all new VR tools, camera tracking, planar tracking and a...