One Subscription to Rule Them All: The Unlimited Library + The Marketplace

From enjoying unlimited downloads to buying direct from filmmakers and saving 40%, we’ll walk you through two ways our subscribers can use VideoBlocks as their one resource for every stock footage need; check out the video below to learn how to maximize your membership thorough our Unlimited Library and our new Marketplace! https://youtu.be/oRbFn1dXokE With two members-only libraries designed to save filmmakers time and money on every project, a VideoBlocks subscription has never been more powerful. And, if you’re not yet a member, … Read more about One Subscription to Rule Them All: The Unlimited Library + The Marketplace

VideoBlocks is on the Inc. 5000 List

VideoBlocks is on the Inc. 5000 List Last week, our parent company Footage Firm was named #11 Top Media Companies on Inc. 5000 list! Over the past 3 years, Footage Firm has experienced a 563% growth and has expanded to three platforms- VideoBlocks.com, AudioBlocks.com, and GraphicStock.com . Founded in 2004, our CEO Joel Holland had a vision to make stock footage affordable to the masses and less than 10 years later that vision has become a reality! Below is a letter from Joel to his customers, contributors and the community at large. … Read more about VideoBlocks is on the Inc. 5000 List

VideoBlocks Spotlight: Zach Bernstein

VideoBlocks Spotlight: Zach Bernstein We have another birthday in the office today! Today we're celebrating one of our well tenured employees, Zach Bernstein. Zach is truly a one-in-a-million guy. Everyone at VideoBlocks loves him for his goofy demeanor, hard working attitude and his exceptional piano skills. (If you're ever at a piano bar with him, ask him to play you his Elton John medley. You won't regret it.) Happy Birthday, Zach! What's your name and job title? Zach Bernstein - Content Development Manager  Given that … Read more about VideoBlocks Spotlight: Zach Bernstein

How To Make A Killer Video For Less Than $100

Anyone with a phone can make a video these days, but to make a professional, high-quality video that gives your company or brand a clean, modern look requires two important things 1) the time and effort put into editing the video, and 2) excellent content - video, audio, and still imagery. If you are low on editing skills, have no fear: there are some fantastic tutorials out there. If you have iMovie, Adobe Premiere Pro, Windows Movie Maker, or any of the major video software programs, there are some quick and easy lessons you can use in … Read more about How To Make A Killer Video For Less Than $100

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

Create Your Own “Cosmos” Series With VideoBlocks

13.8 Billlion Years in the making, "Cosmos," premiered March 9 on Fox, the National Geographic Channel and eight other corporate cousins. The premiere was the largest global launch ever for a television series! Produced by Seth Macfarlane, the new century version of Carl Sagan's popular 1980 documentary series is narrated and guided by astronomer Neil deGrasse Tyson, who once studied under Sagan. There's more animation included in the 13 part series than in most animated feature films and approximately 1500 special effects, which is pretty … Read more about Create Your Own “Cosmos” Series With VideoBlocks

Designing True Detective: The Hidden Subtext Behind TV’s Smartest Series

HBO’s newest cult hit delivers more than mystery and entertainment. Try symbolic genius. Technology Evolves, Audiences Follow Technologically, the film and television industries are advancing at breakneck speeds. While networks struggle to accommodate the demands of 1080 HD downloads, filmmakers have already begun shooting in 4K UHD—capturing four times the pixel resolution in every graphic. Cable and Internet networks might be evolving at slower rates (unless, of course, you’re living in an area unshackled by Google Fiber), but … Read more about Designing True Detective: The Hidden Subtext Behind TV’s Smartest Series