Gear Review: What Joel Thinks of the New Canon 5D Mark IV

By Joel Holland, Founder and Executive Chairman of VideoBlocks   For 15 years I’ve been lugging around an unreasonable amount of camera gear. As many readers likely know, being both a photographer and videographer means almost twice the load. So it was with great joy that I purchased the Canon 5D Mark IV, capable of shooting 4K video in addition to world class photos. I was hoping that it could be the camera to replace my RED Scarlet X video camera and Canon 5D Mark III. To answer this question, I spent a week shooting in the … Read more about Gear Review: What Joel Thinks of the New Canon 5D Mark IV

How To Create Project Folders

Have multiple people collaborating on a video project? Working on a few different projects at a time? Just need organization in your life? Project Folders are exactly what you need! Creating Project Folders for a specific project or theme is the easiest way to share your curated content with anyone, keep tabs on multiple projects, or organize your clips before you download them. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sY7DpBu5Qwo Instructions 1. Adding a project folder Once you find a clip you like, simply hover over it and click the "+ Folder" … Read more about How To Create Project Folders

Free Tutorial Series: How To Edit With Sony Vegas Pro

Free Tutorial Series: How To Edit With Sony Vegas Pro Sony Vegas Pro is a type of video editing software for non-linear editing systems. A Sony Vegas Pro project can be as simple or complex as you would like. Whether you’re new to digital video editing or just new to Sony Vegas Pro, this tutorial takes you through the basics for creating a project in Sony Vegas Pro using Video Blocks. VideoBlocks.com provides members with unlimited downloads of stock video, motion backgrounds, production music, sound effects, special effects, After Effects … Read more about Free Tutorial Series: How To Edit With Sony Vegas Pro

Free Tutorial Series: How to Edit with Adobe Premiere Pro

Adobe Premiere Pro is a timeline-based video editing software application that is a part of the Adobe Creative Suite. The Creative Suite includes graphic design, video editing and web development programs. Premiere Pro is used by famous broadcasters and home movie makers alike. An Adobe Premiere Pro project can be as simple or complex as you would like. Whether you’re new to digital video editing or just new to Adobe Premiere Pro, this tutorial takes you through the basics for creating a project in Adobe Premiere Pro using Video … Read more about Free Tutorial Series: How to Edit with Adobe Premiere Pro

Join Our Global Journey and Go Anywhere In The World

Join Our Global Journey and Go Anywhere In The World Join us on our journey across the globe - Explore Tokyo, London, Egypt, Africa and beyond. Benefit from worldwide travel without breaking the bank, if you have $99 you can travel to wherever you like! Join VideoBlocks to get your all access pass and download unlimited clips of whatever you like. VideoBlocks.com is a subscription-based website that provides members with unlimited downloads of stock video, motion backgrounds, production music, sound effects, special effects, After Effects … Read more about Join Our Global Journey and Go Anywhere In The World

Top Free Sound Effects Websites

1. SoundEffectsforFree.com The name of this site says it all. They offer a variety of sound effects that are bundled into sets, giving you one click access to dozens of effects at once. No credit card information or personal information is required! Just sign up with an email address or Facebook account and you're ready to download for free. 2. SFXSource.com  SFX Source has a huge music and sound effects library, though most of them are only available for purchase. They do, however, have an entire page devoted to free sound effects. They … Read more about Top Free Sound Effects Websites

Top 5 Free Audio Editing Programs

Are you looking for to edit some audio, but not sure you want to pay the big bucks for ProTools or Adobe Audition? No worries! There are plenty of free audio editing programs out there for you to try out. Here’s a list of 5 of our favorite free audio editing programs: [button link="http://content.videoblocks.com/clip-download/?id=download-a-free-production-music-song-track" color="#2216a7" size="3" style="1" dark="0" radius="auto" target="self"]Download Your Free Production Music Song[/button]   1. Audacity Audacity is, without a … Read more about Top 5 Free Audio Editing Programs

Top 8 Free Production Music Websites

Let’s face it: when it comes to video editing you can never have enough production music to choose from. Unfortunately, the price of production music isn’t always wallet friendly. We’ve compiled a list of the top 8 websites that offer some type of free production music downloads! A word of caution though: always read the fine print! Make sure to go through and try to understand all the terms and conditions of the license you are agreeing to by downloading the clip. Some of these sites are for non-profit and non-commercial use only. Others … Read more about Top 8 Free Production Music Websites