VideoBlocks is happy to announce that we’ve started sponsoring an amazing non-profit group that is making an impact through the use of video. Voices of Hope is a woman-owned creative services and multimedia production company dedicated to creative and community-based social issues and documentary film-making as a means to educate, engage, empower and entertain while fostering leadership, citizenship and inspiration in adults and youth to make a difference in our society.
Our friends at Footage Firm have released yet another free stock footage collection! This time they have some beautiful high definition nature footage that was shot using a dolly and jib. The collection features everything from arid landscapes to lush forests, so there is sure to be something for everyone!
Using a green screen is a really easy way to come up with some really creative video. Luckily, Adobe Premiere has an easy-to-use Chroma Key tool that will make this process quick and simple. Here are the steps:
We’ve always known that video editors are a strange breed, but when we put together a contest to find the coolest video editing setups, we found out that there are quite a few interesting characters out there! Here are the Top 5 Wild and Wacky Video Editors that we found!
Since so much of our blog has been dedicated to reviews, critques and praise for Apple products, we felt it only right to dedicate this week’s Videos of the Week to the man that started it all: Steve Jobs. We’ve put together three Steve Jobs videos that we think are worth your time to watch. Enjoy!
When history happens, we are told that you’ll always remember where you were when you found out. I don’t think that will be the case with the death of Steve Jobs. Do I think his death is historical? Absolutely. He was undoubtedly one of the greatest innovators of our time. He was the modern DaVinci, if you will. And that is precisely why I think we won’t remember where we were when we found out about his death. Instead, we will remember how.
We recently held a contest at VideoBlocks to find the coolest video editing setups out there. After going through about 1,200 submissions, we came to the conclusion that cats and dogs love to edit videos almost as much as we humans do! Here are our top 10 favorite video editing animal pictures!
We always love to tell you when there’s a good deal to be had, and this is one you definitely won’t want to miss out on! A new site called FreeStockMusic.com just launched and it is an awesome resource for any type of free production music you may be looking for! The site is clean, easy to navigate and best of all, is completely free!
If you’re anything like me, you just spent the last two hours drooling over your computer as you watched live blogs of the “Let’s Talk iPhone” event at Apple’s headquarters in California. Though the presentation started slow, it did not disappoint in the end with the introduction of the iPhone 4s. This new phone, though practically identical to the iPhone 4 on the outside, is full of new features and new technology that will fill any Apple enthusiast’s heart with pure joy. Here’s a look at some of the new features that will make an impact on the audio/visual world.