Category - Compositing

Trapcode Suite 13 Review

Trapcode Suite 13 Review Red Giant’s Trapcode Suite, and specifically Trapcode Particular, are often seen by motion graphics artists as an essential item in the creation of superior looking...

Improving Every Part of Your Edit

Improving Every Part of Your Edit When you’re a self-taught filmmaker it pays every now and then to take a refresher course in your editing software of choice, partly to learn new and better...

Download Free Film Grain and Light Leaks

Download Free Film Grain and Light Leaks When used well, a touch of film grain and a well placed light leak can really perfect a look. When used badly it can be carelessly sloshed all over your edit...

HitFilm 4 Pro – First Impressions

HitFilm 4 Pro – First Impressions HitFilm 4 Pro is the latest release of the compositing/editing software from the UK based software company, HitFilm, and I point that out because it’s...

Getting Started With Fusion 8

Getting Started With Fusion 8 Fusion, the compositing and visual effects software, recently acquired from Eyeon by Blackmagic Design, is available as a free download under a beta release, for both...

5 Free Compositing Apps For Film Editors

5 Free Compositing Applications For Film Editors If you’re looking to beef up your technical and creative chops and get stuck into some serious compositing work, you’ll want to...

What’s New in Final Cut Pro 10.2?

What’s New in Final Cut Pro 10.2?   It’s always a pleasant surprise when Apple updates Final Cut Pro X and they chose to coincide with NAB 2015 for their latest release, which brings...

DaVinci Resolve 12 Tips and Demos

DaVinci Resolve 12 Tips and Demos The big news of NAB 2015 was Blackmagic Design’s epic list of announcements, three of which were of particular interest to me, the first of which was DaVinci...

The Big DaVinci Resolve 11 Training Review

The Big DaVinci Resolve 11 Training Review If you want to learn how to use DaVinci Resolve 11 then you would be smart to invest in some online training. But when there are so many to choose from...

DaVinci Resolve 11.1 Tips and Tutorials

DaVinci Resolve 11.1 Tips and Tutorials With the release of DaVinci Resolve 11.1 (no longer in beta) there are a slew of new editing features and updates which are quickly covered in the video above...

The Best Training on Lynda.com for Film Editors

The Best Training on Lynda.com for Film Editors Lynda.com is a hugely valuable resource for digital creatives the world over who want to pick up new skills, learn new software packages or hone their...