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Fixing Problems (85 Tutorials)

Make Bad Pixels Disappear

Make Bad Pixels Disappear

August 10, 2015

Dead pixels can spell big trouble that can potentially ruin a show, but not if you have Boris Continuum Complete’s Pixel Fixer in your toolbox…part of the Boris Continuum Unit: Image Restoration

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Repair Video with BCC Flicker Fixer

Repair Video with BCC Flicker Fixer

August 10, 2015

Repair video affected by uneven shutter exposure or a flickering light source with Boris Continuum Complete v8 AE’s Flicker Fixer filter, part of Boris Continuum Unit: Image Restoration.

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3 Magic Bullet Looks tutorials

3 Magic Bullet Looks tutorials

May 13, 2015

Here are 3 Magic Bullet Looks tutorials covering Film, LUTs, and Color Grading.

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Magic Bullet Suite 12

Magic Bullet Suite 12

May 4, 2015

With the release of the new Magic Bullet Suite 12, Stu Maschwitz has created tutorials for Looks, Colorista and the new Film, to get you started.

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Simple workarounds and fixes for the two biggest causes of After Effects crashes

Simple workarounds and fixes for the two biggest causes of After Effects crashes

January 29, 2015

Does After Effects CC 2014.2 (13.2) crash on you?  One of these 2 fixes from Adobe may help clear up the problem.

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Re-creating the Lost Smoke Monster

Re-creating the Lost Smoke Monster

December 19, 2014

In this Episode of Red Giant TV, Filmmaker/Motion Graphics artist Seth Worley will show you how to re-create the look of the Lost Smoke monster. Covered: Compositing, Masking, 3D tracking, Color Correction and some really cool Trapcode Particular techniques.

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Tiffen Dfx v4 – Using DFX in Video Applications

Tiffen Dfx v4 – Using DFX in Video Applications

November 17, 2014

The focus is on the video and film plug-ins in Adobe After Effects (but the plug-in works in other video hosts as well). Lens distortion, color grades and blurs are covered, and a lot more. 

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“Face Mask” – A Halloween Photoshop Tutorial

“Face Mask” – A Halloween Photoshop Tutorial

November 3, 2014

Brian Maffitt from Total Training shows us how he made his creepy Halloween self-portrait this year, using Photoshop.

With the popularity of last years creepy self portrait, Brian decided to do a tutorial on how he made this years picture using Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom. It's fairly advanced and more of a quick breakdown of the steps rather than a normal Total Training tutorial, but “there’s a wealth of high-level Photoshop techniques packed into these 13 minutes.”

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Digieffects: Channel Noise from Aura #digieffects

Digieffects: Channel Noise from Aura #digieffects

November 1, 2014

Learn how to add noise to individual red, green, blue and alpha channels with Channel Noise, one of the tools in Aura.

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Cyriak’s Halloween Costume

Cyriak’s Halloween Costume

October 21, 2014

Learn to create an effect inspired by Cyriak, where a creepy hand-crab monster projects from a person’s mouth.  This effect is very involved, with lots of rotoscoping, tracking and hand animation.  It's not for the feint of heart, but you will learn a ton.

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Frame Rate Conversion and Mixed Formats

Frame Rate Conversion and Mixed Formats

October 7, 2014

In this tutorial, you will see several examples demonstrating frame rate conversion and mixed format issues and their solutions.

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Avid Media Composer 7

Avid Media Composer 7

September 2, 2014

Get assistance, answers, and insights and start editing now—watch Avid’s 5-part tutorial series dedicated to the success of new users.

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In Depth: Skin Retouching Part 2: The Plug-ins

In Depth: Skin Retouching Part 2: The Plug-ins

August 18, 2014

Need to touch up your actor’s complexion quickly and easily? There are a lot of plug-ins on the market that can help you with this task. I’ll cover the big players and a few new to the market: Digital Anarchy Beauty Box, GenArts Sapphire S_Beauty, FXHOME HitFilm, the recently released Imagenomic Portraiture for video, the brand-spanking new Dashwood Smooth Skin. Red Giant Cosmo and Colorista II are also on the agenda.

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In Depth: Skin Retouching and Digital Makeup, Part 1

In Depth: Skin Retouching and Digital Makeup, Part 1

July 25, 2014

Do you need to make some small fixes to the skin of your actor, like fixing a blemish or blotchiness? Here’s part 1 of a 2 part series on Skin Retouching and Digital Makeup to get you started!

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Choosing the Correct Focal Length for Cinema 4D Cameras

Choosing the Correct Focal Length for Cinema 4D Cameras

July 25, 2014

When Nick Campbell posts a tutorial then you know it’s bound to be gold. Check this one out that discusses different focal lengths and their primary uses!

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