You have your Halloween candy bowl set, the plastic skeleton hanging and your fake cob webs decorating every bush in your front yard…but are you really ready for Halloween? Take a look at these awesome video tutorials so you can be inspired to take your Halloween family videos to the next level with impressive Halloween special effects!
So many people use iMovie ‘09 for their basic video editing needs, and why wouldn’t you? It comes free on every Mac, it is pretty user friendly (especially for novice editors), and it has great tools to make it easy to share your final projects online. However, even some of the most faithful iMovie users don’t know about some of the fun features the program has to offer. Here’s a list of five of our favorite fun tools in iMovie ‘09 that you should think about using next time you’re editing.
A while ago we stressed to you the importance of storyboarding whenever you go to start a video project. Little did we know that there’s an app for that! Cinemek has a great new App available in the iTunes App Store that will make storyboarding an even easier process for you!
‘Tis the season to be editing! Our friends at Footage Firm just released a huge new collection of royalty free holiday production music to help you with all of your festive endeavors! Whether you’re frantically putting together a last minute Halloween movie or working ahead on some Christmas and New Years projects, they have you covered!
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!