Stock Footage of the Week: Happy World Environment Day!

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!

Artist Spotlight: Oleksandr Smaglov and Radosław Frankowski

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

Quit Your Day Job: Film Full Time with These Tips from the Pros

“Listen to your heart and do what brings you joy. For me that happens to be shooting stock. The joy and excitement of the process fuel my portfolio growth to the point where I don’t need to worry about slow times.” —Konstantin Sutyagin As we burn through those weekday blues, it’s easy to dream of another adventure. For those of us with a passion for film and video, the idea of successfully translating our “hobby” into a full time job seems too good to be true. That’s something other people do—people who don’t have a family, or who are … Read more about Quit Your Day Job: Film Full Time with These Tips from the Pros

Marketing on Social Media: 20 After Effects Promos for Your Instagram Ads

It’s the event of the century, all your buddies have bought their tickets, celebrities are rumored to be there, and the artist line up is surreal—but, you had no idea this event even existed. How did an event get so much hype so quickly? Instagram marketing—it’s one of the newest, trendiest, and most affordable ways to market an event or product to an entire world of digital consumers. Unlike the now infamous Fyre Festival, Instagram Ads do exist , and so do beautifully crafted AE Promo Templates that can help you market on … Read more about Marketing on Social Media: 20 After Effects Promos for Your Instagram Ads

Top 20 After Effects Templates for the Most Incredible Wedding Videos

Congratulations! If you just got engaged there’s probably a lot on your mind. Planning a wedding could have you in a tizzy—for example, who’s going to capture all the sweet adorable moments on the wedding day? If you’ve opted not to hire a videographer but still want a beautiful wedding video, we’ve gathered our favorite AE Templates for wedding videos to inspire or help complete your project. Whether you are a professional videographer or using your point-and-shoot camera and home computer, we’ve made it easy to find and use our … Read more about Top 20 After Effects Templates for the Most Incredible Wedding Videos

Stock Footage of the Week: Memorial Day 2017

Welcome back to our Stock Footage of the Week series, where we discuss trending content and the latest events.   Every year on the final Monday of May, Americans remember the men and women of our armed forces who have died in the line of duty. It’s a tradition dating back to the American Civil War in 1868, when it was dedicated to adorning the graves of Union Army soldiers with flowers. Today, Memorial Day has largely lost its somber roots, and is celebrated as the unofficial kickoff to summer, complete with hot dogs, pool parties, and … Read more about Stock Footage of the Week: Memorial Day 2017

5 Places to Find Freelancers to Edit After Effects Templates

There’s a lot that goes into creating marketing materials for a small business. If you’re just starting out, editing your own after effects templates for your creative might not be a task you want to tackle. Sure, you’ve got the basics of Photoshop and InDesign down, but you’ve never even opened Adobe After Effects, let alone tried to edit an After Effects template—and let’s be honest, with web design projects, ad creative, and even social media accounts to manage, you likely have zero extra time to do so. The solution? Download … Read more about 5 Places to Find Freelancers to Edit After Effects Templates

Top 20 AE Openers Perfect for Fun in the Sun and Everything Summer

As temperatures start to creep ever closer to gorgeous 80 and 90 degree days, summer preparations are finally underway. Grab your towel, don’t forget your sunglasses, and make sure to put on plenty of sunscreen—it’s time to soak up the summer sun. Get comfy in your favorite lawn chair, kick back, and check out our top 20 After Effect openers for everything fun in the sun. Amidst all of the beach trips, concerts, and summer ads, you may be feeling a little overwhelmed by the impending summer season. Let us help you destress with our easy … Read more about Top 20 AE Openers Perfect for Fun in the Sun and Everything Summer