Stuff You Need to Know
The Kuleshov Effect is the single most important concept to editing, if not to filmmaking itself. It’s a cornerstone of visual storytelling.
A successful DIY computer build requires only patience and attention to detail. It can be nerve-wracking to handle these delicate, expensive components, but once you know the process, it’s not too difficult.
Before you rush off to an expert that will charge you an arm and a leg to solve your computer issues, here are a...
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You’ve probably heard the acronym LUT, or Look Up Table, used ambiguously. Here’s what you should know when adding LUTs to your workflow.
Many work hours can be lost to footage in formats that render slowly or need to be transcoded but fear not! Once you unlock...
Ever since the beginning of cinema titles, written words often printed on cards and then filmed, have been used to explain and caption motion...
Cuts are the simplest, most diverse, and powerful tools in the editor’s arsenal. Cuts are the basic building blocks of editing. It’s foundational, and...
From the earliest days of film, editors have faced the challenge of telling a story through the assemblage of various clips. Because one shot...
It’s easy to scrutinize the quality of a video clip, but the eyeball test is deceptive and will fail even the most seasoned editor....
How to Plan a Production (Free for Non-Members) Planning is vital to the success of any production. Without a plan, your video likely won’t succeed...
Have you ever wondered how to make an interesting and compelling explainer video on a topic you're passionate about? Look no further! Whiteboard animation has dramatically increased in popularity following the explosion of shareable video platforms like Youtube, Facebook, and Instagram.
You can do a lot with DaVinci Resolve's trim tool. Here is how you can use all its tools to speed up your video editing workflow.
While there's no right way to use Adobe Premiere Rush, there certaintly are better ways. Let's go over how you can get the most out of Adobe Rush!
These days, most modern computers can handle some level of video editing. Most even come with basic video editing software pre-installed. However, if you have a project that requires better performance and the power to process lots of information quickly, then you...
Color correction and color grading are terms that are often used interchangeably, even though these two processes have different purposes.
Fade video transitions, when used correctly, can tell audience priceless information that will make the view experience much more enjoyable.
In this article, we'll discuss how to send large files online fast. Don't waste time waiting for files to load when you can speed up the process.
There are lots of video formats out there. How can you tell what is the best for your project? This quick tutorial will help you decide.
Adobe rules much of the video editing and effect market. After Effects is at the peak of the industry, but are there any alternatives?
Like a good video, a video editor is greater than the sum of their parts. There's a range of skills, technical and aesthetic, that a video editor needs.
Renting a camera can be a great way to save on money and storage. We have a few tips that will help you have the best renting experience.
Parker Walbeck and Landon Bytheway have 10 super critical tips that will help you edit faster in Premiere Pro.
Telling stories with video is all about playing with time — compressing it, stretching it and re-ordering it.
We talk all about video file formats. What are they? What aspects about them do you need to know about, and what do you do with them all?