You want your clients to remember your content and—more importantly—know how to find more of it. Finding a way for more viewers to hit the subscribe button is much easier with branded content. Luckily, you can use our customizable After Effects templates to brand your videos. AE templates instantly let viewers know who and what they are watching when they see your tagline. Still deciding on your branded look? Try thinking about your target audience. If you shoot exercise tutorials, look for a template with an energetic vibe. A … Read more about How to Brand Your Videos with After Effects Templates
Welcome back to our Stock Footage of the Week series. This week we’re featuring After Effects templates for blockbuster-style logo reveals. Add some motion to your brand identity and get down to business with these easy-to-edit templates. What’s better than summer blockbusters? Sometimes, it’s the trailers that come before them. We’ve all seen movies that had better previews than performances, and it’s no surprise that teasers can have a big impact on box office performance. The same rule applies to your brand, which is why … Read more about Stock Footage of the Week: After Effects Templates for Blockbuster-Style Logo Reveals
It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s the awesome new drone you finally talked yourself into buying! The temptation of stunning aerial footage is too much for most filmmakers to stand. If you haven’t purchased your first drone yet, you probably will soon. The technology has reached cinematic quality and the footage coming from drones these days can make your jaw drop. But, nothing is ever as easy as it looks. Learning to fly a drone well takes practice and finesse, and it’s all too easy to crash and burn as a beginner. This guide will help you get … Read more about Beginner’s Guide to Drone Flying for Filmmakers
Nothing beats waiting like not waiting—so why wait for the next scene in your film? The passing of time can be a tricky thing to show without putting your audience to sleep. No one wants to sit through every hour of the night for their hero to finally wake up and make some coffee, but you also have to show that time has passed. So whether you need to speed up the sunrise or create a quick location switch—a time lapse is the perfect solution. That’s why for this week’s footage of the week, we’ve picked a few of our favorite time … Read more about Stock Footage of the Week: Captivating Time Lapse B-Roll
At VideoBlocks, membership has its benefits. First we helped you save on stock footage, and now we’re helping you expand your creative suite. With exclusive discounts from industry-leading partners, we’re bringing you our new Member Rewards program. Valued at over $130 in combined annual savings, creators like you can get the tools you need at a price anyone can afford. Here’s the low-down on your new member benefits. What are the partner discounts? 20% Off Adobe Premiere CC Pro Edit your footage with precision and … Read more about Introducing Exclusive Member Rewards for Our Creative Community
What makes for a winning creative shot? In the words of top-selling contributor Radosław Frankowski from Motion.PL, it takes good light, a talented model, a great location, and—just sometimes—a little extra luck. “You press the record button at the right time to capture something truly great.” That’s something the filmmakers behind the winning clips for our new collection know a little about. This month we’ve launched our newest collection of artistic animations and creative lifestyle footage: Creator to Creator. The footage … Read more about Watch the Winning Clips From Our Creator to Creator Challenge
Welcome back to our Stock Footage of the Week series, where we discuss trending content and the latest events. As the final school bell rings and the thermostat climbs ever higher, it’s time to get outside and enjoy all the wonders of nature. Whether you’re into rock climbing, paddle boarding, hiking, or just hanging out at the lake with your favorite playlist and a bottle of Coppertone, summer is that time of the year when the entire outdoors becomes our personal playground. But as we sit here soaking up some vitamin D, it’s easy to … Read more about Stock Footage of the Week: Happy World Environment Day!
We’re featuring artists from our new Creator to Creator collection--Oleksandr Smaglov and Radosław Frankowski. With fresh stock footage that reflects our creative community, this collection focuses on energetic and social media-drive lifestyle clips that resonate with the next generation of creators. Olkesandr Smaglov … Read more about Artist Spotlight: Oleksandr Smaglov and Radosław Frankowski