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Adobe Creative Cloud for Teams & Businesses – All Apps
  
Adobe Creative Cloud for Teams & Businesses – All Apps

Help your creative team reach their zenith with Adobe Creative Cloud for teams.

The Creative Cloud features everything for every member or your team needs to create astounding work, whether they’re a motion designer, illustrator, photographer, or graphic artist. The collaboration tools allow your team to work together, as well as store, share, and sync assets securely, no matter where they are.


Highlights

What is Creative Cloud?

Creative Cloud gives you the entire collection of Adobe desktop and mobile apps, from essentials like Photoshop CC to next generation tools like Adobe XD CC. You also get built-in templates to jump-start your designs and step-by-step tutorials to sharpen your skills and get up to speed quickly. It’s everything you need to create, collaborate, and get inspired.

What is Creative Cloud for teams?

Adobe Creative Cloud for teams delivers all the creative tools and services your business needs. Get the world’s best desktop apps — including Adobe Photoshop CC, Illustrator CC, and InDesign CC — plus cloud services that empower your team to work efficiently anywhere on any device. Updates are included with your membership, billing is consolidated, and you can easily manage your licenses from a centralized web portal.

Creative Cloud for teams is ideal for businesses that need up to 150 licenses

For a breakdown of what's included with Creative Cloud for Teams, see In Depth Information.

With Adobe Creative Cloud, everything your team needs to create and collaborate intuitively is included. Everyday tasks are easier and faster with tons of improvements since CS6. Create from anywhere with connected mobile apps and 100GB of cloud storage, and work seamlessly between desktop and mobile, thanks to Adobe CreativeSync technology. Showcase your work, get feedback, find top talent, and gain global exposure with Behance. Master new mediums with a library of tutorials and exclusive access to Adobe’s expert support team. And dramatically simplify software license management with centralized administrative tools that allow IT to easily assign or reassign licenses, control which updates get deployed when, and more.

Get everything Creative Cloud for teams has to offer with the Complete plan, or get one desktop app of your choice with the Single App plan.

The power of Creative Cloud is available for teams.

You get 5x more cloud storage per person, expert support, collaboration and sharing features, and flexible, easy-to-use license management tools.

Please see: FAQ: Adobe Creative Cloud for Teams and Common Questions

See what's new in Creative Cloud for teams.

Adobe XD CC

Design, prototype, and share engaging user experiences for websites, mobile apps, and more with the end-to-end UX/UI solution.

Adobe Dimension CC

Easily composite 2D and 3D assets to build high-quality, photorealistic product shots, scene visualizations, and more.

Adobe Spark with premium features

Quickly create stunning graphics, web pages, and video stories with premium features that include your own logos, colors, and other brand elements. Get Spark as part of any Creative Cloud plan.

Adobe Photoshop CC

Improved tools and performance
Create faster, easier paths with the Curvature Pen tool. Keep track of Adobe Stock assets with an improved properties panel. Paint better with smoother brush strokes, better brush organization, and reaction time.

Adobe Illustrator CC

Puppet Warp
Create or modify different parts of a vector graphic, like a character's limbs, without having to adjust individual paths or anchor points.

Adobe Video Tools

Fast-forward to finished productions
We've made updates to all our video apps, including new tools for creating VR experiences, crafting animations, and polishing audio. Plus, improved workflows for working alone or with a team.

Adobe Premiere Pro CC

Faster ways to create and collaborate
Work on multiple projects simultaneously, and lock projects when actively editing so you can work with your team on shared projects at the same time.

Gorgeous graphics, titles, and audio
Use the Essential Graphics panel to edit Motion Graphics templates and create titles right in your Program Monitor. And get pro-quality sound with new audio effects and integration — no expertise required.

Lumetri Color enhancements
The Lumetri Color panel offers new color pickers for making selections right in your video. Work with HDR10 files, and get better support for color space metadata.

Streamlined video editing
Power up your production pipeline with redesigned captions, Lumetri Color enhancements, and more. Collaborate on shared sequences or compositions with Adobe Team Projects.

Accelerated Dynamic Link with After Effects CC
Faster performance reduces the need for intermediate rendering and delivers higher frame rates during playback.

Auto-aware VR
Premiere Pro automatically detects whether your virtual reality video is monoscopic or stereoscopic and applies the appropriate settings.

Live Text template improvements
Share Live Text templates between After Effects and Premiere Pro. Adobe Typekit fonts automatically sync and update across your projects

Audition audio effects
New real-time audio effects give you better sounding output and improved fidelity when you roundtrip projects with Premiere Pro.

Improved captions
New caption features let you manipulate text, alter duration and location, and create open or closed captions from scratch.

Keyboard shortcut mapping
Use a visual map to quickly find, adjust, and customize keyboard shortcuts.

Adobe After Effects CC

360/VR effects and transitions
Create amazing content even faster with tools for immersive 360/VR effects and transitions, easier ways of generating motion graphics using data-driven animations, and more.

Motion Graphics templates
Turn your comps into Motion Graphics templates that others can edit in Premiere Pro. Plus, with Camera Shake Deblur, you can rescue unusable footage by removing motion blur.

Faster effects and performance
Speed up your workflow with a new 3D rendering engine, better preview performance, more GPU-accelerated effects, and faster Dynamic Link with Premiere Pro.

3D rendering engine
Create and edit 3D elements like extruded text and shape layers right inside After Effects with a 3D rendering engine that uses Cinema 4D technology.

Adobe Character Animator CC

Better animation controls
Triggers and Controls panels let you visually organize character movements in one place, and pose-to-pose blending and physics behaviors make it easier to bring your animations to life.

2D character animation
Performance improvements make it faster to build interactive puppets you can animate in real time using your webcam and microphone.

Adobe Audition CC

Powerful and customizable workflows
Auto-Ducking automatically lowers music levels when dialogue and other sounds are audible, and performance enhancements such as faster mixdowns let you refine audio quickly and more accurately.

And much more!

Important: In order to take advantage of the latest operating system features and technologies, the October 2017 release of Creative Cloud will requires Mac OS X 10.11 or higher.

Members running an older version of Mac OS X, such as 10.10, can continue to run and install current and previous versions of the Creative Cloud applications, but they will not be able to install or run the October release of the Creative Cloud desktop applications until they upgrade to a supported version of Mac OS X. Apple provides a free update to the latest version of Mac OS X (10.12).

  • Microsoft® Windows 7, 8 or 10
  • Mac OS X v10.10 +
  • Internet connection required

Language availability

Creative Cloud™ membership includes access to the Creative Cloud Assets website, assets.adobe.com, which serves as a hub where you can explore, create, publish, and share your work. To get access to all the CC desktop applications for download and installation on your local computer, as well as additional apps and online services, log into www.adobe.com.

Creative Cloud website

The Creative Cloud website and associated websites such as the Adobe Admin Console are all designed to work optimally in the latest versions of Chrome, Safari, Firefox, and Internet Explorer. The site should degrade gracefully on older browsers; you may have trouble using certain features on those older versions. Internet Explorer 9 and earlier are not supported.


The Creative Cloud website itself is available in the following languages:

  • Dansk
  • Deutsch
  • English
  • Español
  • Français
  • Italiano
  • Nederlands
  • Norsk
  • Polski
  • Português (Brasil)
  • Suomi
  • Svenska
  • Türkçe
  • čeština
  • Русский
  • 日本語
  • 한국어
  • 简体中文

CC applications

Creative Cloud members can download and install CC applications in any language in which the products are available. Unlike owning the traditional licensed version of a Creative Suite product, Creative Cloud membership allows you to select from multiple languages. 

Desktop applications

Creative Cloud membership provides access to all creative desktop apps for download and installation on your local computer, as well as additional apps and online services. Desktop applications included with your membership are available in both Mac OS X and Windows® versions. All Creative Cloud apps have a minimum operating system requirement of Mac OS X 10.11 and Windows 7, or later. Earlier versions of Creative Cloud apps are supported on earlier operating systems.

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It’s days 10 and 11 of 30 Days of After Effects from School of Motion in Sarasota, Florida. Joe explains how to use Cineware to set up a scene in a 3D environment. In the second part, he focuses on animating the dog in the room with an expression.

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Super Shape Morphing in After Effects

Super Shape Morphing sounds like fun! Joey explains how to hand-craft some animation and work with keyframes in After Effects.

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3D Scene From a Still

It’s day 4 of 30 Days of After Effects from School of Motion in Sarasota, Florida. Learn to take a photograph and make it into a 3D scene and fool everyone.

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Adobe After Effects Titles: Dracula Untold

Here’s a tutorial for creating titles inspired by the “Dracula: Untold” movie trailer.  Bats, smoke, lighting effects, all made completely with in After Effects with first party plugins.

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Polar Coordinate Space Tunnel with After Effects

Here is day 2 of the School of Motion’s 30 Days of Motion. This one was inspired by GMUNK’s sci-fi ORA Prophecy piece and shows you some of the powerful options of the often overlooked Polar Coordinates filter.

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Write-on Effects in After Effects

School of Motion is doing a 30 Days of After Effects Day 1, explaining how to easily create a write on effect and make it look like a real paintbrush.

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Using the Adobe CC Cleaner Tools to Solve Installation Problems

Ever used the Adobe CC Cleaner Tool? You can use it to solve installation problems in CC, CS3-CS6.

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The Art of Flight Plexus Matte Tutorials

Gardner Raymond explains how to create a cool magnified effect and the titles from the film The Art of Flight, using Rowbyte Plexus in After Effects.

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3D Textures in After Effects

It’s easy to create a video texture inside of 3D text within Adobe After Effects CC.

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Create a Lizard Man in After Effects Pt. 2

Ran Ben Avraham shows us how to create a Lizard Man transformation in After Effects with FreeForm Pro. Ran motion tracks a sequence and then he uses FreeForm Pro to wrap the texture of his choice around the actors face in 3D.In Part 2 you will learn how to 2D track different parts of the face in Mocha. You'll apply that info to the texture that has been created.View Part 1

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Automatically Duck Music Behind a VO in Adobe Audition

By Jason Levine/ Adobe: Set-up a side chain compressor in Adobe Audition CS6, to automatically duck music beneath a voice-over. This is a very common workflow across all different styles of video (commercials, interviews) and is very easy to setup and even build presets for later usage.

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Create layers and control their position in After Effects CC

Maxim Jago, not only has the awesome name of a super villian, but he knows After Effects really well! In this tutorial at Adobe.tv he shows users how to create layers in the position you want them in your After Effects compositions. You’ll also learn to pre-compose to the duration of your selection.

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Adobe After Effects Tilt Shift Tutorial

Tilt shift makes your video and images look miniature, like toys. In this project, they use Posterize time, Camera Lens Blur, CC Light Sweep and Fast Blur to create the effect.

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Puppet Tool Tips from Video Copilot

Andrew Kramer animates the Twitter logo with the Puppet Tool in Adobe After Effects.

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Working with CINEMA 4D Lite and Photoshop CC 3D Printing

This tutorial is geared toward Photoshop users, but Richard Curtis explains the workflow using CINEMA 4D Lite, which is bundled with After Effects CC, to make create elements for 3D Printing.

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Create Your Own HDR Day to Night Timelapse

Stefan Surmabojov shows how to create a groovy HDR timelapse image sequence with a day for night effect. You'll need a DSLR with a kit lens, a large memory card, a tripod and more. He clearly explains how to set up the camera so that you don't end up with exposure problems and flicker. He takes care of the post production of the HDR sequence in Adobe Lightroom 5, which is now included in Adobe Creative Cloud.

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In Depth: Optimizing After Effects for the Best Performance

If you've been using Adobe After Effects since early versions, as I have, you are familiar with the idea of optimizing your machine and settings for premium performance. Here are some tips and resources to help you create the fastest and most solid After Effects you can. If you don't have a big budget for optimizing your system, where do you put the money for upgrades? That's for you to decide, but here are some suggestions on how to optimize what you have, and about other ways to optimize. If this article can't help you with the speed of After Effects, it will hopefully explain why things aren't running as fast as you would like them to.

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In Depth: 9 Great Freebies for Color Grading After Effects & Premiere Pro

The Beat has linked to some nice presets for Premiere Pro & After Effects to give your video work unique color looks. The first couple are from their list. I’ve expanded on the free presets, plus added some great free color grading plug-ins for AE PPRO and more!

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In Depth: Video Software and Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks

This article is for motion graphics, vfx, and 3D artists and also video editors. We’re keeping track of issues you might have with your software and with information on how to fix problems.

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Stylized Lava Lamp in After Effects

Let’s start Tutorial Tuesday with a groovy 1970’s throwback, the lava lamp! The tutorial is from Mikey Borup at Premium Beat. This tutorial is for beginners and covers things like fast blur and levels. They also go over Motion Sketch and the Light Sweep plug-in.

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Track and Replace a Mobile Phone Screen in mocha!

Imagineer has a new tutorial up that covers tracking an iPhone screen. Mary Poplin gives detailed instructions on the process both in video form and in words, so you can go at your own pace.

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Change Capture Time in Lightroom 5

Julieanne Kost demonstrates two ways to change the capture time of your images. The first enables you to offset a time zone change and the second supports a custom adjustment to align multiple cameras used to shoot one event but with different date/time settings in-camera.

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Starfield Light Motion Trails in After Effects

Learn how to create this beautiful effect using After Effects and starfield timelapse footage.

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Tutorial: Problems with Adobe Premiere CC 7.2.1 Update on Mac?

I’ve personally run into a problem updating to the current Premiere Pro v7.2.1 on Mac because of an error. Here’s how to get around it.

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How to create a Clothing Zipper in Adobe Illustrator

Adobe Illustrator is a great tool that a lot of people could use a bit more often. Iaroslav Lazunov at Astute Graphics has a great tutorial up for how to create a clothing zipper in Illustrator.

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Tutorial: Migrating settings from After Effects CC (12.0) to After Effects CC (12.1)

Todd Kopriva gives some tips on migrating to the new update for AE CC.

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Tutorial: Adobe Lightroom Before and After Tricks

How about a Lightroom tutorial for Tutorial Tuesday? Learn a cool trick in Lightroom.

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How to Create a Looping Animation Using Expressions

It’s Tutorial Tuesday once again! Shawn Sheehan contributed this tutorial on AE Expressions to AE Tuts+ yesterday. He explains how to use the loopIn and loopOut expressions.

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How to Create a Parallaxing Background Without a 3D Camera

We continue with Tutorial Tuesday with this fun video tutorial from AE Tuts+. Shawn Sheehan demonstrates the Offset effect combined with comp-to-comp expressions, plus a little time-remapping to create a parallax effect, without a 3D camera or Z-depth of any kind.

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Talking Toons Episode 1 - Advanced Toon Shading (Basics 101)

It’s Tutorial Tuesday! This is part 1 in a 15 part series called Talking Toons. “Shaders are best used for Props, Particle FX, Organic and Hard Surface Objects, The Relationship Editor’s role, which Lights work best for Toon Shading, Normal Maps, Displacement Maps and the methods we will be using in the following episodes to come.”

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Introduction to Adobe Generator for Photoshop CC

Photoshop Generator is a new feature in the Photoshop CC v14.1 update, is a way to create new workflows, create image assets, script your own plug-ins for Photoshop, and more. Here are a couple of tutorials to introduce you to Generator.

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Tutorial: Work with New Images in Brushes in Adobe Illustrator CC

Rufus Deuchler, Adobe worldwide evangelist, explains how to create a painting with a brush made from a photo to create complex organic designs quickly.

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Tutorial: Speed Up After Effects Rendering Tutorial

Welcome to Tutorial Tuesday. AE Tuts+ has a new tutorial on speeding up renders in After Effects.

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3D Ray-Tracing in After Effects CS6

It’s Tutorial Tuesday! Daniel Bryant shows you how to take advantage of After Effects CS6′s ray-tracing features to light and render a 3D movie title.

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Why AE Might Be Better Than Photoshop for Tileable Textures

Tutorial Tuesday is upon us once again. Frederik Steinmetz at AE Tuts+ explains how to use AE to create tileable textures, using non-destructive Adjustment Layers and Curves to get the correct lighting.

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Getting Started with After Effects CC and CINEWARE

Mathias Mohl from Mamoworld shows how to create and animate a logo in CINEWARE and finish it in After Effects CC.

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Creating a Custom Burn Map

This short tutorial shows how to create a custom Burn Map, using Photoshop, and Nattress Film Burn Through transition from Nattress Film Transitions for Final Cut Pro, Motion and After Effects.

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Installing After Effects CC render engines with Adobe Creative Cloud

One of the changes in After Effects CC (12.0) regards when activation occurs, and this affects how you install render-only instances of the After Effects application, known as render engines. Todd Kopriva of Adobe goes into detail on the new process.

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5 Handy Effects in Adobe After Effects You Should Know

As we continue with Tutorial Tuesday at Toolfarm, here are 5 Useful effects that every AE artist can pull from their arsenal time and time again!

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Hollywood Movie Titles Series - The Great Gatsby

We’re going to be looking at the animation style of “The Great Gatsby”. We’ll make this title style using Cinema 4d for the modeling of the logo and After Effects for the final composite. The real core of this tutorial is how to get the logo from a 2d drawing to a complex 3d model. Once you know the secrets of how to get the logo with all its molding, the remaining design of the background come naturally.

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After Effects Mask Slider with Free Preset

Welcome to Tutorial Tuesday! Tutorialpilot.net is a German site that has a new short tutorial on creating a fun transition with CC RepeTile in After Effects. It also comes with a free preset.

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Compositing Problem-Solving in After Effects

In this video from Layer’s Magazine, Daniel Bryant creates a space-themed movie poster from scratch with After Effects. His compositing techniques include layer masking, blending modes, text animation, lens flares and particle effects.

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Planar Tracking HUDs and 3D Camera Solving - mocha v3

An advanced tutorial covering mocha v3’s 3D camera solver and Adobe after Effects. Mary Poplin creates a HUD style graphic in 3D space.

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Webinar Replay: Digital Makeup and Retouching: Using mocha AE/Pro with After Effects

In case you missed it, Imagineer recorded this past week’s webinar with Mary Poplin, covering planar tracking techniques for digital makeup and removals.

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CINEMA 4D Techniques Series (Adobe After Effects CC & CINEMA 4D Lite)

Learn how the integration between After Effects and CINEMA 4D benefits you as an artist. Author and 3D expert Chris Martin gives an overview of the workflow.

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Adobe After Effects CC: Introduction to 3D: Extruding Shapes

Angie Taylor talks about Extruding Shapes in 3D in Adobe After Effects CC in this introductory video.

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Add Depth Of Field To Your CINEMA 4D Composite Using Cineware and After Effects

In this tutorial, Nick Campbell of Greyscalegorilla shows how to set up a depth pass for rendering depth of field for 3D objects using CINEMA 4D, Frischluft Lens Care and After Effects.

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Cineware and Cinema 4D Lite Quickstart Tutorial

Nick at Greyscalegorilla has put together a quickstart guide to Maxon Cineware and Cinema 4D Lite, now shipping with Adobe After Effects CC.

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Tutorial: Split Image Slide Show in After Effects

Daniel of AETUTS+ shows how to create a cool slideshow transition in After Effects

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Time Remapping in Adobe Premiere Pro CC

If you want to make advanced adjustments to playback speed over time, you’ll go looking for time remapping. Premiere Pro makes the process very simple, though you may find yourself turning to After Effects for a fine finish. This lesson shows you why and how.

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New commands for finding missing footage, missing effects, and missing fonts in After Effects

Todd Kopriva of Adobe fills us in on some new key commands to help users find lost items.

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Snapping of layer features in the Composition panel, new in After Effects CC (12.0)

Snapping of layer features in the Composition panel, new in After Effects CC (12.0)

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Essential Editing Commands in Premiere Pro

Richard Harrington show you how to use three-point edits to speed up your post-production workflow in Adobe Premiere Pro.

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Adobe Premiere Pro CC: Editing Finesse

Edit more efficiently with a redesigned Timeline, intuitive track targeting, and dozens of new shortcuts in Adobe Premiere Pro CC. See critical info such as duplicate frames and through edits. With Paste Attributes, you can copy and paste the specific effects you need from one clip to another.

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Adobe Premiere Pro CC: Link & Locate

Modern productions are built on hundreds (if not thousands) of clips. It’s easy to lose track of files, proxies, and backups saved on multiple drives. Link & Locate in Adobe Premiere Pro CC helps you track down your clips quickly, making media management more efficient.

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Adobe Premiere Pro CC: Lumetri Deep Color Engine

Quickly apply rich, beautiful, preset color grades in Adobe Premiere Pro CC thanks to the Lumetri Deep Color Engine. With the Looks Browser, preview and add looks from Adobe SpeedGrade CC as easily as adding a dissolve. Also import LUTs from other systems.

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Sending Work from Premiere Pro to After Effects

There are several ways to send your creative work from Premiere Pro CC to After Effects CC, and this lesson will walk you through all of them.

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Using Illustrator Files in After Effects CC

It’s quite possible you’ll import Illustrator files into After Effects, either to produce finished content or to incorporate into dynamically linked compositions that you will hand over to Premiere Pro. This lesson introduces the workflow.

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Video Copilot Translucent Glass

Create a 3D Glass effect without 3rd Party Plug-ins. In this tutorial he shows you how to create a cool translucent title design with real 3D displacement using standard After Effects plug-ins. Create a cool title design using a 3D displacement map and use per-character blur and position to fade title in.

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Tutorial: Native Stereoscopic editing with Vision 3’s Plug-in for Premiere Pro + After Effects CS6

Dave Helmly has been working with Vision 3 for about year and half on this inexpensive plug-in to support our native tapeless formats in a Stereoscopic 3D workflow. This video will give you a general idea of how the plug-in works and some general guidance on setup.You can more info on the plug-in here: www.inv3.com/quicks3d

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Time Remapping in Adobe Premiere Pro CC

If you want to make advanced adjustments to playback speed over time, you’ll go looking for time remapping. Premiere Pro makes the process very simple, though you may find yourself turning to After Effects for a fine finish. This lesson shows you why and how.

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Tutorial: Getting Started with After Effects Text Animators Part 1

Trent Armstrong explains his simple formula for getting started with the Text Animators in After Effects. 

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Adobe Premiere Pro CC New Features The Crop Tool Now with Feathering!

For Tutorial Tuesday, we have Josh from Retooled.net explaining some of the changes in the Feathered Edge options for the Crop tool in Premiere Pro CC.

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Tutorials: MAXON CINEMA 4D Integration in After Effects CC

Chris and Trish Meyer have posted some quick tutorials on importing and rendering C4D projects in the upcoming version of After Effects CC.

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Importing and Exporting DSLR Footage into Adobe Premiere Pro

Learn how to correctly import and export HD DSLR video footage into Adobe Premiere Pro.

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Bend 2D Layers Along Paths Using After Effects & Cinema 4D

EJ Hassenfranz posted some tutorials to his site, eyedesyn.com, which explain how to create a Bendy Arms effect, using After Effects and Cinema 4D.

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Tutorial: Stabilizing Shaky Footage in Premiere Pro by Total Training

This is just part of the Premier Pro CS6 course. Total Training for Adobe Premiere Pro CS6: Essentials, hosted by Adobe Expert Debbie Keller, teaches you how to use this powerful editing software from the ground up. You’ll learn to use the new customizable interface and all the new features of this updated version of Premiere Pro.

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In Depth: Using Adobe After Effects for Print Work

After Effects is made for motion work but it can also be used for still imagery and print work. I made an invite using loads of After Effects plugins.

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In Depth: Lens Flare Plug-ins for After Effects: Knoll Light Factory, Part 2 of 5

Red Giant Knoll Light Factory 3 (aka KLF). It’s the most recently updated of the plug-ins I’m covering in this series and also has been around the longest. It was developed by John Knoll, visual effects supervisor at Industrial Light & Magic (ILM). The first article featured a couple of interviews from John Knoll, which will give you, dear readers, a bit of insight behind the man who created visual effects for some of the most famous Hollywood blockbusters.

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How to Install After Effects Plug-ins, with and without installers

Here is some basic information about installation and troubleshooting installs that will apply to most plug-ins. First, I will note the obvious. With so many different developers building plug-ins, each installer will be different. You will even find differences with the same vendor, depending on how many hosts the plug-in installs for and the version of the plug-in.

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