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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...

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 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...

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...

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...

DaVinci Resolve 14 Training Courses Reviewed

DaVinci Resolve 14 Training Courses Reviewed DaVinci Resolve 14 is another huge update to arguably the industry’s leading colour grading software. Each year Blackmagic Design seem to exhaust...

Mixing Light 2.0 and Free Training Videos

Mixing Light 2.0 and Free Training Videos Mixing Light Colorist Training Site Reviewed Mixing Light Practice Courses Reviewed Free Mixing Light Colour Grading Tutorials Mixing Light.com is a...

Building a Career in Film Editing

Building a Career in Film Editing Career Advice from a Reddit Editor’s Thread Inside The Edit goes Outside The Edit Building a career as an Editor Learning how to edit is one thing. Learning...

The Best Mouse for Film Editing

The Best Mouse for Film Editing What’s the Best Mouse for Video Editing? Why you shouldn’t use a mouse at all! Using Multi-touch Gestures for Video Editing If I was going to recommend one...

Free Video Editing Software for Beginners

Free Video Editing Software for Beginners Which video editing software should I use? And where can I get it for free? These are two of the most common questions I get asked by people looking to learn...