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In Depth: Color Grading is a LUT Easier with LUTs!

In Depth: Color Grading is a LUT Easier with LUTs!

October 17, 2017

A LUT, or Look Up Table, is used in the film industry as an easy method of color grading. It’s an array of numbers to control the color of an image, by mapping one color space to another. Simple enough at the surface, but here’s more than you probably want to know about LUTs.

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5 Ways to Edit Faster

5 Ways to Edit Faster

October 17, 2017

Whether you’ve been editing for years or you’re new to the process, everyone wants to edit faster. Although these tips are geared toward new editors, even seasoned editors will hopefully pick up a few tips to speed up their workflow.

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Using and Creating Presets with Boris Title Studio + Free Presets

Using and Creating Presets with Boris Title Studio + Free Presets

October 17, 2017

Dan Harvey, UK-based artist and trainer, explains how to use Continuum Title Studio to design lower thirds, customize and save presets, and shows the animation workflows. This tutorial shows Continuum 10 in DaVinci Resolve but the same techniques will work in any Continuum 10 host: Adobe, Apple, Avid, etc.

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Burning Question: How Can I Learn Expressions in After Effects?

Burning Question: How Can I Learn Expressions in After Effects?

October 17, 2017

Expressions have been in After Effects for many years, but you can easily use After Effects and never touch them. Some find the programming a bit off putting, and I get that. Like learning short cuts, knowing just a few expressions can speed your workflow up 3 fold. Today, were going to go over some of the simple and common expressions that will make your day to day workflow faster and smoother, plus give you resources on where you can up your game!

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Yanobox Mosaic from Eran Stern

Yanobox Mosaic from Eran Stern

October 17, 2017

Trainer Eran Stern gives a great overview of a cool plug-in from Yanobox called Mosaic. It’s great for pixel texturing & ASCII effects with adaptive tiling.

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Using Motion Graphics Templates in Adobe After Effects and Premiere Pro CC 2017

Using Motion Graphics Templates in Adobe After Effects and Premiere Pro CC 2017

October 17, 2017

Brian Fox from Boris FX walks you through the Motion Graphics Templates in Adobe’s 2017 release, with an emphasis on third party plug-ins in After Effects and Premiere Pro.

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After Effects: Superluminal Stardust in-depth

After Effects: Superluminal Stardust in-depth

October 3, 2017

Eran Stern teaches you everything you need to know to get started using Stardust, with 7 tutorials on Emitters, Particles, Replica, Forces, and more. And then Lendon Bracewell shows you how to create an energy wave using the Emitter, Field, Force and Turbulence nodes.

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After Effects: Tips for Faking a Pixel Art Look

After Effects: Tips for Faking a Pixel Art Look

September 26, 2017

Award winning motion graphics designer Garth Lee shares some tips on creating the look of pixel art. Think video games from the 80’s and 90’s.

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After Effects: Create an Ocean using Native Tools

After Effects: Create an Ocean using Native Tools

September 26, 2017

Caleb Ward shows you how to create a cool ocean simulation using only the built-in tools in After Effects.

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DDO Painter for Characters

DDO Painter for Characters

September 6, 2017

Learn the nitty gritty of high quality texturing in Quixel Suite 2 with this video by Georgian Avasilcutei. He shares his workflow with DDO Painter while texturing his latest character.

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Create a Tunnel with Trapcode Mir

Create a Tunnel with Trapcode Mir

September 5, 2017

This is an oldie but a useful tutorial from Aharon Rabinowitz at Red Giant. He explains how to shut the mesh to create a seamless wormhole in Trapcode Mir. Use it on your next time travel journey!

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What are Audio Compressors and How do I Use Them?

What are Audio Compressors and How do I Use Them?

September 5, 2017

Learn about types of compression; terminologies like attack and release, limiting, and compression ratio; compression in vocals and voiceovers; and third-party compression plug-ins. This is an overview, so there’s a lot that isn’t covered here, but this will hopefully give you some background for further exploration.

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Superluminal Stardust Particle Earth HUD in After Effects

Superluminal Stardust Particle Earth HUD in After Effects

August 29, 2017

Learn how to create a rather complex particle earth HUD using the Superluminal Stardust plug-in in After Effects, in this tutorial by Roland Hartmann from graphicINmotion.

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After Effects: Creating an Eclipse Timelapse

After Effects: Creating an Eclipse Timelapse

August 22, 2017

The 2017 solar eclipse was an event to remember and awesome to experience. Now you can recreate the celestial event in After Effects with this eclipse timelapse tutorial from Caleb Ward, graphic designer and video producer.  Ward uses no 3rd party plug-ins, but does use higher level techniques.  However he walks you through each step so even a novice AE user can do it.

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After Effects: Creating Light Trails/ Long Exposures in After Effects

After Effects: Creating Light Trails/ Long Exposures in After Effects

August 22, 2017

Photographer and cinematographer Dan Marker-Moore shows you two different techniques to create his super cool light trails/long exposure looks in Adobe After Effects.

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