Stock Footage of the Week: To Infinity…and Beyond!

Welcome back to our Stock Footage of the Week series, where we discuss trending content and the latest events. About six years ago, NASA retired the last of its space shuttles, and with them the hopes and dreams of a generation of kids. But thanks to the wonderful world of sci-fi—and some inter-galactic stock footage—we don’t need to be shot into space to witness the wonders of the galaxy. From the colorful nebulas of deep space to footage furnished by NASA themselves, we’ve got the videos and motion backgrounds to take you … Read more about Stock Footage of the Week: To Infinity…and Beyond!

Stock Footage of the Week: There’s Nothing Like Miami Heat

Welcome back to our Stock Footage of the Week series, where we discuss trending content and the latest events. The sun is shining and things are starting to heat up—but for most of us, summer is still a distant dream. That is unless, of course, you’re lucky enough to live in the Sunshine State. As we continued to wait for that ever-elusive beach weather, we were inspired by last weekend’s Ultra Music Festival in Miami to bring you this sizzling stock footage reel highlighting the city’s unique landscape. Whether you’re a student ready … Read more about Stock Footage of the Week: There’s Nothing Like Miami Heat

Stock Footage of the Week: From Mountains Majesty to Urban Glitch—On-Trend After Effects Templates

Welcome back to our Stock Footage of the Week series, where we discuss trending content and the latest events. This week we were inspired by two very different trends that are dominating the wide and wonderful world of After Effects templates: impossibly beautiful nature reels and gritty urban glitch templates. We asked ourselves, how can two such different styles be so popular at the same time? What is it about these templates that appeals to such wide audiences? When we looked at the latest trends in film, the contrast between these two … Read more about Stock Footage of the Week: From Mountains Majesty to Urban Glitch—On-Trend After Effects Templates

Digital Media Is Changing, See What the Creative Future Holds

Our lives may not look like the Jetsons or Back to the Future, but we are entering a new era for art and tech. Evolving technologies are changing the way our community creates and connects, pushing us beyond the limits of the analog years to a time when the average person can afford incredibly advanced creative tools. That’s what inspired us to launch our new Future of Creativity collections— stock footage, images, and music that reflect the changing landscape of digital media. We recently surveyed 3830 creatives from all over world … Read more about Digital Media Is Changing, See What the Creative Future Holds

Stock Footage of the Week: Hello Sunshine!

Welcome back to our Stock Footage of the Week series, where we discuss trending content and the latest events. This week we welcome one of our favorite seasons with stunning time-lapse footage that captures the beauty and the magic of Spring. For most of us, Monday is the (often reviled) first day of the work week—but today is no ordinary Monday. Today is the first day of Spring! The Spring Equinox, also called the Vernal Equinox, marks the day when the sun shines directly on the equator in the Northern Hemisphere, making day and night … Read more about Stock Footage of the Week: Hello Sunshine!

Stock Footage of the Week: Videos and Templates to Fill Your Pot O’ Gold

Welcome back to our Stock Footage of the Week series where we discuss trending content and the latest trends. This week we’ve gathered a few of our favorite St. Patrick's Day footage clips and animations to get you in the carnival spirit. You see it happening already. "Kiss Me I'm Irish" shirts are swarming store displays along with green sequined hats and beads. Chalkboards outside the local pub are advertising specials on traditional Irish fare, and leprechauns dance through commercials more often than usual. You know what this … Read more about Stock Footage of the Week: Videos and Templates to Fill Your Pot O’ Gold

Just Kitten Around: Purrfect HD Stock Footage, Photos, and Sound Effects to Win the Web

It’s no big secret that the internet runs on cats. Whether you adore our furry feline friends or believe them to be vicious furball demons, cats have become the mascot of the internet. From the halcyon days of “I Can Has Cheeseburger?” in 2007 to the now-ubiquitous “Grumpy Cat” memes, there are over 6 billion cats on the web—and for good reason: Cats are hilarious. There’s just something about a perfectly designed killing machine that happens to also want head scratches. Call it a certain Je ne sias chat. To help you take full … Read more about Just Kitten Around: Purrfect HD Stock Footage, Photos, and Sound Effects to Win the Web

Get Fit! Stock Fitness Footage to Fight Cabin Fever

For those of us in the northern latitudes, March can feel interminable as our enjoyment of winter wanes. Hot cocoa by the fire has long lost its nostalgic appeal and even the snow banks seem tired. What wouldn’t we give for a warm spring day to run and play in some mood-boosting sunshine! But we don’t need to wait for spring to get out and get fit—there couldn’t be a better time to use our winter sports HD stock footage to inspire audiences to fight their cabin fever.   The Power of Visualization We all know the itchy, jittery … Read more about Get Fit! Stock Fitness Footage to Fight Cabin Fever