Top 5 Free Stock Footage Websites

Top 5 Free Stock Footage Websites Are you looking for some free stock footage? Look no further! We have compiled a list of the top 5 free stock footage websites. These thrifty resources should help spice up your latest video projects! 1. VideoBlocks.com  Our flagship site! We are so confident in our material that we offer a 7 day free trial with 20 clips a day and memberships are $99 a year for unlimited clips which beats any competitors! 2. StockFootageForFree.com  The names says it all. This site provides free stock footage and … Read more about Top 5 Free Stock Footage Websites

How Bonobos Made Video Their Own: A Video Blocks Exclusive

After shining some light on Bonobos (and their viral April Fools video) as an example of best-in-class branding and content marketing in the pages of Fast Company last month, I wanted to learn more about how exactly they achieved such standings. The answer, according to Bonobos vice president of marketing Craig Elbert, has had much to do with the role—and, subsequently, the expanded accessibility—of video. Marketing 101: Driving Social Awareness and Brand Discovery “The number of options for deploying video have exploded in the past … Read more about How Bonobos Made Video Their Own: A Video Blocks Exclusive

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

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

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

Free Tutorial Series: How To Edit With Windows Movie Maker

Free Tutorial Series: How To Edit With Windows Movie Maker Windows Movie Maker is a free video creating and editing software application from Microsoft designed for Windows Me, XP and Vista. The application also works with latest Windows 7 & Windows 8, enabling you to create home movies and slide shows on your computer. A Windows Movie Maker project can be as simple or complex as you would like. Whether you’re new to digital video editing or just new to Windows Movie Maker, this tutorial takes you through the basics for creating a … Read more about Free Tutorial Series: How To Edit With Windows Movie Maker

Friday Stock Footage Dance Party

Hey Everyone! It's finally Friday! We wanted to treat you to a special blog today to help get you pumped for the weekend after a long week at work. Here it is...the first ever VideoBlocks Friday Stock Footage Dance Party! It's pretty simple. First, start playing this awesome production music track: Are you feelin' it? Good. Now you can download this free production music track to keep the party going all day long. Just click this button and you'll get to download it for free! [button … Read more about Friday Stock Footage Dance Party

Free After Effects Templates

After Effects templates are such a great way to spice up practically any project. They can be used as movie trailers, slide shows, intros, special effects and more. The only problem is that these easy to use templates typically cost hundreds of dollars and are out of reach for the average user. Not anymore! A new website just launched called Free AE Templates, and it will finally put these much needed resources in everyone’s hands! All About Free AE Templates The name really says it all with this website. When you head over to … Read more about Free After Effects Templates